Lanky rapper cum producer, E.L has been crowned as Ghana’s Artiste of the Year at the 17th edition of the prestigious Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
He became the recipient of the topmost award at the annual music awards event introduced to reward musicians for their hard work from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015.
E.L, born Elom Adablah picked the award from a category that comprised huge favourite Bisa KDei, Stonebwoy, Sarkodie, VVIP and DS Kofi Sarpong.
“I just want to say thank you guys for making my dreams come true. This goes out to anybody, if you have some dreams, don’t stop working towards them…Work towards your dreams”, he advised after picking his award from Mrs Theresa Ayoade, CEO of Charterhouse and Honourable Mrs Elizabeth Ofosu-Agyare, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.
He also picked the Afro Pop Song of the Year and Music Producer of the Year awards with “Me Naa Bo Po” as well as the Hiplife/Hip Hop Artiste of the Year nod. His music video for Shelele directed by Gyo Gyimah/Phamous Philms was also adjudged the best Music Video of the year.
The ceremony was held at the Accra International Conference Centre on Saturday, May 7, 2016.