The maiden edition of the Ghana Music Awards UK was held over the weekend with Shatta Wale winning the Artiste of the Year to addition to winning the Reggae/Dancehall artiste of the year.
He also won the Song of the Year with his Kakai. The Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year went to Stonebwoy with Go Higher.
Sonnie Badu picked two awards on the night including the Best UK Based Gospel song with “Amazing God” and Best UK Based Gospel Artiste.
Reggie n Bollie won the Best UK Based Music Video with “New Girl”.
There were performances on the night from Samini, Stonebwoy, Gyedu Blay Ambuley among others.
The event organised by Alordia Promotions and West Coast UK took place at the Gaumont Palace, London. It was hosted by Kwaku Owusu Frimpong of Rainbow Radio and Vox Africa, Evelyn Asante of ABN Radio and TV, Confidence Haugen and DJ Abrantie.
See full list of winners
UK Based Newcomer: Eugy Official
Best Music Video – Mr Eazi – Anointing
New Artiste Of The Year – Kofi Kinaata
Best UK Based Music Video – New Girl By Reggie N Bollie
Best UK Based Gospel Song – Amazing God – Sonnie Badu
Gospel Song Of The Year – Hour By Hour – SP Kofi Sarpong
Best Club DJ Of The Year – Dj Fiifi
Best UK Based Gospel Artiste – Sonnie Badu
Gospel Artiste Of The Year – SP Kofi Sarpong
Best Collaboration Of The Year – Jupitar Ft. Sarkodie –Enemies
Lifetime Achievement UK – Freddie Annan
Lifetime Achievement GH – Gyedu Blay Ambulley
Best UK Based Group Of The Year – Kwamz And Flava
UK Based Ghanaian Int. Act – Fuse ODG
UK Based Afrobeat Artiste – Jaij Hollands
Reggae/Dancehall Song Of The Year – Go Higher – Stonebwoy
Highlife Song Of The Year – Mansa- Bisa Kdei
Afrobeat Artiste Of The Year – Mr. Eazi
Highlife Artiste Of The Year – Bisa Kdei
Reggae/Dancehall Artiste – Shatta Wale
Hiplife Song Of The Year – Koko -EL
Album Of The Year – Necessary Evil – Stonebwoy
Song Of The Year – Kakai – Shatta Wale
Producer Of The Year – Chop Kiss Da Maker
Best Rapper Of The Year – Sarkodie
Artiste Of The Year – Shatta Wale