The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) last Tuesday presented a new brand MG Rover car to HipLife duo; R2Bees for winning the topmost award ‘Artiste of the Year’ at the 14th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2013.
The presentation of a car to the ‘Artist of The Year’ is a new initiative of the Union to compliment the efforts of the organizers and sponsors. The car was acquired from the benevolence of Fairlop International Limited, distributors of MG Motors in Ghana and Midland Savings and Loans.
At each year, a car will be presented by MUSIGA to the winner of the topmost category only if the winner is a registered member of the Union with good standing.
In a situation where the winner is not a member of MUSIGA, the artistes would be given a one month grace period to register and become a member before they would qualify to take the car home.
The President of the Union, Bice Osei Kufuor popularly known as Obour led MUSIGA Executives, the sponsors and the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts Mrs. Dzifa Gomashie to present the car at the Spintex road showroom of Fairlop International Limited.