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[VGMA 2018] Check out full list of nominees

Kindly check list of nominees for the 19th Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA 2018). More categories will be announced during the day ahead of the official launch at Movenpick Hotel at 7:00pm

NOTE: The list is live hence will be updated if new nominees are announced

2018 VGMA UNSUNG CATEGORY

Kelvyn Boy
Dope Nation
Dhat Gyal
OBK
Real MC
Christian

HIPLIFE SONG OF THE YEAR

Total Cheat – Fancy Gadam ft. Sarkodie
Boys Boys – Nacee ft. Guru
Pain Killer – Sarkodie ft. Runtown
Obi Agyi Obi Girl – Captain Planet ft. Kofi Kinaata
Ayoo – Shatta Wale
One Corner – Patapaa ft. Ras Cann

SONG OF THE YEAR

Sponsor – Ebony
Odo – KiDi
Angela – Kuami Eugene
Taking Over – Shatta Wale ft. SM Militants
Total Cheat – Fancy Gadam ft. Sarkodie
Bronya – Wutah
One Corner – Patapaa ft. Ras Cann
Bo Noo Ni – Joe Mettle ft. Luigi Maclean
Obi Agyi Obi Girl – Captain Planet ft. Kofi Kinaata
My Baby – Magnom ft. Joey B
Oh Yeah – King Promise
Pain Killer – Sarkodie ft. Runtown

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Epistle of Mama – Stonebwoy
Daavi – MzVee
Bonified – Ebony
Highest – Sarkodie

GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR

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Boot 4 Boot – Joyce Blessing
Obi Nyanime – Patience Nyarko
Bo Noo Ni – Joe Mettle
Efatawo – Nacee
Adom – Gifty Osei
Jehovah – Ceccy Twum

HIGHLIFE SONG OF THE YEAR

Dream – Kumi Guitar
Bronya – Wutah
Odo – KiDi
Angela – Kuami Eugene
Ladder – LilWin
Over – R2Bees
Hustle – Ebony

AFRO POP SONG OF THE YEAR

Makoma – Adina
Oh Yeah – King Promise
Say You Love Me – KiDi
Sing My Name – MzVee
Jennifer Lomotey – Kurl Songx
Sponsor – Ebony
My Baby – Magnom
Come From Far – Stonebwoy

REGGAE/DANCEHALL SONG OF THE YEAR

Until The Dawn – Efya
My Own – Samini
My Name – Stonebwoy
Faya Burn Dem – Article Wan
Rewind – MzVee
Dem Confuse – Shatta wale

HIP HOP SONG OF THE YEAR

State Of The Art –Teephlow
Light It Up – Sarkodie
Grind Day Remix – Kwesi Arthur
Pen & Paper – Ko-Jo Cue & Shaker
Dear God – B4Bonah

REGGAE/DANCEHALL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Ebony
MzVee
Shatta Wale
Stonebwoy

GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Joyce Blessing
Patience Nyarko
Joe Mettle
Celestine Donkor
Gifty Osei
Nacee

HIGHLIFE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Wutah
KiDi
Kuami Eugene
Becca

SONG WRITER OF THE YEAR

Kumi Guitar – Dream – Kumi Guitar
Joe Mettle – Bo Noo Ni – Joe Mettle
Ebony – Maame Hwe – Bullet
Kofi Kinaata – Last Show – Willis Beats
Samini – My Own – Samini
Stonebwoy – My Name – Stonebwoy

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AFRO POP SONG OF THE YEAR

Makoma – Adina
Oh Yeah – King Promise
Say You Love Me – KiDi
Sing My Name – MzVee
Jennifer Lomotey – Kurl Songx
Sponsor – Ebony
My Baby – Magnom
Come From Far – Stonebwoy

RECORD OF THE YEAR

Dream – Kumi Guitar
My Own – Samini
Glory – Sarkodie
State Of The Art – Teephlow

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Dream – Kumi Guitar – ABASS
Selfish – King Promise – Vertex
My Girl – B4Bonah – Nicol-Sey
Wedding Car – Opanka – Bra Shizzle
Obi Agyi Obi Girl – Captain Planet – GYO-Phamous Films
Pen & Paper – Kojo-Cue & Shaker – E. Kumodzi

BEST GROUP

VVIP
R2BEES
WUTAH

HIP HOP SONG OF THE YEAR

State Of The Art –Teephlow
Light It Up – Sarkodie
Grind Day Remix – Kwesi Arthur
Pen & Paper – Ko-Jo Cue & Shaker
Dear God – B4Bonah

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

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Adina – Makoma
Nana Yaa – Don’t Leave Me Alone
Efya – Love
MZVEE – Bright Light
Becca – Summy3

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Joe Mettle – Bo Noo Ni
King Promise – Selfish
KiDi – Odo
Kuami Eugene – Angela
Mugees – Over
Samini – My Own

HIPLIFE/HIP HOP ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Pono Biom
R2BEES
Captain Planet
Kwesi Arthur
Sarkodie
VVIP

ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Joe Mettle
Ebony
Shatta Wale
Sarkodie
Stonebwoy

BEST RAPPER OF THE YEAR

Eno Barony – Fear No Man
Teephlow – Phlowducation
Sarkodie – Light It Up
Shaker – Pen & Paper
Ko-Jo Cue – Pen & Paper
Strongman – Transformer

AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Davido
WizKid
Too Fan
Cassper Nyovest
Nasty C
Tiwa Savage
Olamide

BEST COLLABORATION

Bo Noo Ni – Joe Mettle ft. Luigi Maclean
Sing My Name Remix – MZVEE ft. Patoranking
Jennifer Lomotey – Kurl Songx ft. Sarkodie
Pain Killer – Sarkodie ft. Runtwown
Taking Over – Shatta Wale ft. SM Militants
Obi Agyi Obi Girl – Captain Planet ft. Kofi Kinaata
Na Wash – Becca ft. Patoranking

BEST NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

King Promise
Kurl Songx
KiDi
Kuami Eugene
Magnom
Kwesi Arthur
B4Bonah