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VGMA 2018: Ebony crowned artiste of the year

Late Dancehall act, Ebony Reigns was posthumously named Artiste of The Year at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.

The  saw off competition from fellow Dancehall acts Stonebwoy , Shatta Wale, Rapper Sarkodie and Gospel sensation Joe Mettle.

The "Maame Hw3 " hit-maker also won Album of the year for her album Bonyfied released in 2017 and Afro Pop song of the year for hit song Sponsor. 

Her manager , Bullet also won song-writer of the year for her hit song "Maame Hw3"

Here's a list of all the winners.

Artiste of the Year


Gospel Song of the Year

‘Bo Noo Ni' - Joe Mettle

Hip Pop Song of the Year

'Grind Day (Remix)' - Kwesi Arthur ft Sarkodie & Medikal

Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year

‘My Own’ -Samini

Hiplife Song of the Year

‘Total Cheat’ - Fancy Gadam ft Sarkodie

Afro Pop Song of the Year

‘Sponsor’ - Ebony

Highlife Song of the Year

‘Odo’ - Kidi

Gospel Artiste of the Year

Joe Mettle

Highlife Artiste of the Year

Kuami Eugene

Hiplife/Hiphop Artiste of the Year


Songwriter of the Year

Bullet for ‘Maame Hw3’

Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of the Year


Best Collaboration of the Year

Shatta Wale & SM Militants (Taking Over)

Rapper of the Year


Best Group of the Year


Best Music Video of the Year

‘Obi Agyi Obi Girl’ - Gyo of Phamous Philms

Best Male Vocalist of the Year

Joe Mettle

Best Female Vocalist of the Year


African Artiste of the Year


Record of the Year

‘State of the Art’ - Teephlow

Best New Artiste of the Year

Kuami Eugene

Song of the Year
‘Total Cheat’ - Fancy Gadam ft Sarkodie

Album of the Year

Bonyfied (Ebony)

Traditional Artiste of the Year

Amamerefo Music and Dance Ensemble

Instrumental Artiste of the Year

Dominic Quashie

Lifetime Achievement Award

Mary Naa Amanua Doodo of Wulomei


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