2023 VGMA Nominees Announced: See Complete List (VGMA 24)

By Stermy 6 Min Read

UPDATED: See 2023 VGMA Winners

Charter House, the organizers of the annually held Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) have finally announced the complete list of nominees for the upcoming 24th edition of the award scheme.

The list of artistes nominated for this years edition of Vgma were released on Saturday (March 18) via their major social media platforms.

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Black Sherif, Stonebwoy, Sarkodie, King Promise, Camidoh, Kidi, Piesie Esther, Joe Mettle are all vying for the Artiste of the Year. Who Do You Think Will Win This Category.

The likes of Stonebwoy, Samini, Epixode, Ras Kuuku, Rocky Dawuni find themselves in the Best Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of the year category.

Highlife Artiste of the year category houses Kofi Kinaata, Akwaboah, Kuami Eugene, and Abiana.

Lasmid, DJay, Malcom Nuna, Jay Bhad, Ewuraabena, Dj Azonto, and Chief One were nominated for the Best New Artiste category.

VGMA 2023 Date

The Date Has Been Changed: The 2023 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA 24) was earlier scheduled to be held on the 13th of May but for some reason got changed to a newer date which is now Saturday, May 6th, 2023, at the Grand Arena of the Accra International Conference Centre.

2023 VGMA Nominees

Artiste of the Year

  • Black Sherif
  • Stonebwoy
  • Sarkodie
  • King Promise
  • Camidoh
  • Kidi
  • Piesie Esther
  • Joe Mettle

Vodafone Most Popular Song of the Year

  • Camidoh – Sugarcane rmx ft King Promise & Mayokun
  • Sarkodie – Country Side ft Black Sherif
  • Black Sherif – Kweku the traveller
  • Lasmid – Friday Night
  • Kelvyn Boy – Down flat
  • Stonebwoy – Therapy
  • Piesie Esther – Waye me yie

Record of the Year

  • King Promise – Yaa Asantewaa ft Frenna
  • Adomaa – Beginning Again
  • Perez Muzik – Hewale lala
  • Stonebwoy – Therapy
  • Sarkodie – Country Side ft Black Sherif
  • Gyakie – Far away

Best Hip-Hop Song Nominees

  • Black Sherif – Kweku the traveler
  • Amerado – Obiaa boa
  • Sarkodie – Country side ft Black Sherif
  • Malcom Nuna -Benzo
  • Kwesi Authur – Drama
  • Medikal – Scarface

Best New Artiste Nominees

  • Lasmid
  • Djay
  • Malcom Nuna
  • Jay Bhad
  • Ewuraabena
  • Dj Azonto
  • Chief One

Album of the Year Nominees

  • Black Sherif – The Villain I Never Was
  • Sarkodie – Jamz
  • Gyakie – My Diary
  • King Promise – 5 Star
  • Kwesi Authur – Son of Jacob
  • Joe Mettle – The Kadosh

Best African Artiste Nominees

Best Rap Performance Nominees

  • Medikal – Scarface
  • Strongman – Goated
  •  Amerado – Obiaa boa
  • Lyrical Joe – 5th August 6
  • Teephlow – 6feet

International collaboration of the year

  • Camidoh – – Sugarcane rmx ft King Promise & Mayokun
  • Kidi – Touch it ft Tyga
  • King Promise – Ten Toes ft Omah Lay
  • Kidi – Blessed ft Mavado
  • MzVee – Dumebi ft Yemi Alade
  • King Promise – Run to you ft Chance the Rapper & Vic Mensa
  • Sarkodie – Better days ft Buju

Collaboration of the Year Nominees

  • FBS – Jo ft Mr Drew
  • Sarkodie – Country side ft Black Sherif
  • Epixode – Atiaa ft Kwabena Kwabena
  • Amerado – Grace ft Lasmid
  • DJ Breezy – Abonten ft Kwesi Authur, Mugeez, Stonebwoy, Black Sherif & Smallgod
  • Bethel Revival Choir ft Edwin Dadson – Tegbe Tegbe
  • Sarkodie – Labadi ft King Promise

Songwriter of the Year Nominees

  • Piesie Esther – Waye me yie
  • Black sheriff – GH Paradise
  • Perez Muzik – Hewale lala
  • Fameye – Thank You
  • Diana Hamilton – My Meditation
  • Ewurabena – This Far

Best Highlife Artiste Nominees

  • Kofi Kinata
  • Akwaboa
  • Kuami Eugene
  • Abiana

Best Hiplife/ Hiphop Artiste Nominees

  • Black Sherif
  • Sarkodie
  • Kwesi Authur
  • Medikal
  • Amerado
  • Strongman

Best Afrobeats/Afropop Artiste Nominees

  • Camidoh
  • King Promise
  • Gyakie
  • Kidi
  • Wendy Shay
  • Kelvyn Boy

Best Reggae/ Dancehall Artiste

  • Ras kuuku
  • Epixode
  • Rocky Dawuni
  • Stonebwoy
  • Samini

Best Gospel Artiste

  • Piesie Esther
  • Joe Mettle
  • Perez Muzik
  • Diana Hamilton
  • Celestine Donkor
  • MOG Music

Best Female Vocal Performance

  • Piese Esther
  • Niella
  • Enuonyam
  • Cina Soul
  • Abiana
  • Adomaa

Best Male Vocal Performance

  • Camidoh
  • Kyei Mensah
  • Perez Muzik
  • Stonebwoy
  • King Promise

Best Music Video

  • Black Sherif – Konogo Zongo
  • Stonebwoy – Therapy
  • Piesie Esther – Waye me yie
  • Stonebwoy – Gidigba
  • Sarkodie – Labadi ft King Promise
  • Kidi – Touch it remix ft Tyga
  • Scott Evans – Best Side
  • Kwabena Kwabena – Afraid to lose you

Related: Kofi Kinaata up against Adina, Kelvyn Boy et al for Best Highlife Song of the Year @ 24th VGMAs

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