The biggest music awards ceremony to celebrate Ghanaian musicians, Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) held their nominee announcement show live on TV3 yesterday; Saturday, 3rd April 2021. The big announcement will help Ghanaian people and for that matter entertainment fans, or better still music lovers to know who gets nominated for the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2022 (VGMA22). The categories include artiste of the year, album of the year, new artiste of the year, African artiste of the year, best highlife artiste, best hiplife/hip pop song of the year, Raggae/dance all artiste of the year, best rap performance, best gospel artiste of the year, amongst others.
The music event, which was hosted by Ghanaian broadcast journalist, Abeiku Santana had sterling performances from top Ghanaian music artistes such as Mr dru, Adina Thembi, Eno Barony, and a whole lot more. Nominee announcers got to make announcement about which musician is in what category. Highlife hit maker, Kidi became first artiste in the history of VGMA to have two songs in the song of the year category.
The nominations are subjected to shortlisting, on that basis the nominees are announced accordingly. How it happens for an artiste to emerge as a winner, in a particular category depends on the board which is 30%, the academy 30% and voting right to the public remains 40%. The 22nd edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards promises to be great and eventful as well. See images of the nominees below!