The jostling for who is who in the Ghana music industry has
begun as nominations for this year’s Vodafone Ghana Music awards (VGMA) has been
Various artistes who believe they deserve laurels for their
exploits in the music scene last year would be filing their nomination to make
a case for themselves.
They would need the endorsement of their fun base through
voting and attestation from the awards board and academy to get through the
2019 was an eventful year in the industry with our songbirds, from new artistes to
well grounded ones, dropping hits after hits that constantly kept music lovers
in the dance mood.
The battle for supremacy on diverse music charts was fierce
as songs toppled each other every week-only a few were able to sustain the
Speaking in an exclusive interview with Times Weekend in Accra on
Wednesday, the Head of Public Event of Charter House, Mr Rober klah stated that
his outfit has opened nominations for the 2020 edition of the awards.
He explained that all musical works produced and released from
January 1 to December 31, 2019 are expected to be presented to the awards
academy for consideration.
This Mr Klah noted would give artistes opportunity to be nominated
and awarded for their hard work, hence urged them to file their nominations
before the deadline.
“Completed hand filled
forms with copies of CDs, videos and promotional pictures should all be
submitted to the office not later than January 31,” he added.
Mr Klah announced that his outfit would communicate any amendments
to the scheme once the board is constituted.
The awards festival seeks to also recognise producers, record
labels and other industry professionals who have kept the industry vibrant.
BY JOYCELINE NATALLY CUDJOE
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