This is the live blog tracking VGMA23 Night 1 (Industry Awards night). See below for the latest updates.
The prestigious Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) is on from today May 6, 2022, at the Accra International Conference Center, starting today, June 25, 2021. Today’s ceremony is known as Industry Night and 13 awards will be presented, including Group of the Year and African Artiste of the Year. Also, there will be performances by great musicians.
As official media partners, we have got you covered on TV, social media TV3 Facebook page, Twitter (tv3_ghana & 3fm927) and Instagram (tv3_ghana & 3fm92.7) as well as here with live updates of the ceremony happening at the Accra International Conference Center.
Let’s celebrate Ghanaian music!
Ayigbe Edem opens stage in spectacular style; Official host for the night
As host of the night, Ayigbe Edem opened the floor, serenading the audience with his classics before introducing himself and his co-host AJ Sarpong.
Perez Music and Celestine Donkor grace stage with holy vibes
Have you heard something sweeter than gospel music opening an entrance? Nothing can compare to the melodious music from Celestine Donkor and Perez Music.
Kwesi Pee takes home Male Vocal Performer of the Year
Despite the tight competition, Kwesi Pee emerged the winner with his single, Amazing God. Congratulations on the melodious sounds.
Female Vocal Performer of the Year goes to Niela
Songstress Niiela is #VGMA23 Female Vocal Performer of the Year. Congratulations, the highest note is your mark!
Well deserved, Gambo! #VGMA23 Unsung Act of the Year
Gambo left Accra International Conference Center as the winner of #VGMA23 Unsung Act of the Year.
Amerado, Kofi Kinaata, Lyrical Joe, Obibini… give performances at #VGMA23
Congratulations MOGBeatz, Best Music Producer – #VGMA23
VGMA23 Song for Good winner is Stonebwoy!
Inspiring change, putting humanity first and seeking the good of others are the characteristics of musicians making songs for our good. Congratulations, Stonebwoy!
Fameye breaks Kofi Kinaata’s streak to win Songwriter of the Year
Kofi Kinaata’s reign ended this year after four consecutive wins as the award went to Fameye’s Praise.