The 2023 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards are less than a month away, and on Tuesday (April 25), CharterHouse Ghana revealed the first round of performers fans can expect to see at the May 6 presentation ceremony.
Ghanaian rap heavyweight, Sarkodie is slated to take the stage at the Grand Arena, Accra International Conference Centre, in Accra, next month. Also joining the esteemed roster of performers are rap sensation Black Sherif, songbird Gyakie, gospel singer Piesie Esther, vocally talented singer Amaarae, and more, who will showcase their music prowess while celebrating the night’s nominees, people, culture and music.
The awards, now in their 24th edition, recognise exceptional music makers in Ghana in various genres such as highlife, hiplife, Afropop and traditional music across more than 30 competitive categories. Some of the more coveted award categories include New Artist, Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Most Popular Song of the Year, Artist of the Year, Reggae & Dancehall Artiste of the Year, Highlife Artiste of the Year, and Hip Hop Artiste of the Year.
Black Sherif, King Promise and Sarkodie are among the most nominated acts this year with 15, 14 and 10 nominations, respectively. Last year, KiDi walked away with the Artist of the Year Award.