VGMA 2017 nominees: Nacee, Kofi Kinaata et al grab multiple nomination

vgma 2017 nominees

Organisers of the Ghana Music Awards have released the nominees for the awards, VGMA 2017. Leading the nominations list was gospel musician and producer with seven nominations.

VGMA 2017 nominees list saw the likes of Takoradi’s favourite son Kofi Kinaata and Sarkodie grabbing five nominations.Dance hall sensation Stonebwoy, Sonnie Badu among others had multiple nominations.

The 2017 edition of the VGMAs will come off on the 8th of April at the AICC.

Check out the full list below

Overall Artiste of the Year
EL
Sarkodie
Stonebwoy
Joe Mettle
MzVee
Medikal

Album of the Year
Nacee –
M.anifest – No where cool
Flowking Stone –
Sonnie Badu – Soundz zof Africa
BAR 3 – EL

Most Popular Song of the Year
Yewo Nyame a Yewo adze – Nacee ft. Ernest Opoku
Alhaji – VVIP ft. Patoranking
Bie Gya – Criss Waddle ft. Stonebwoy
Kaa Bua Me – EL
Sweetie Pie – Kofi Kinaata
People Dey – Stonebwoy
Christy – Dobble
Solo – Article Wan
U x Me – Joey B

African Artiste of the Year
Patoranking
Mr. Eazi
Runtown
Tekno
Nathaniel Bassey

Best Collaboration of the Year
Alhaji – VVIP ft. Patoranking
Confirm rmx – Medikal ft. Sarkodie
Bie Gya – Criss Waddle ft. Stonebwoy
Nwansina – Ras Kuuku ft. Luther
Samba – Guru ft. Singlet
Yewo Nyame a Yewo adze – Nacee ft. Ernest Opoku

Best Rapper of the Year
Flowking Stone – Fire burn dem rmx
EL – Love God
Medikal – Connect
Yaa Pono – Mind on Money
M.anifest – 100%
Sarkodie – Fire burn dem rmx

Best New Artiste
Medikal
Nii Funny
Fancy Gadam
Article Wan
Feli Nuna
Ebony Reigns
Rudebwoy Ranking
Eugy Offcial

Best Female Vocalist
Adina – Too Late
Becca – Beshiwo
MzVee – Nobody Else
Piesie Esther – Agye Won Nsam
Petrah – My Man

Best Male Vocalist
Ogya Mensah – Get Serious
Afriyie – Here to Stay
Joe Mettle – Onwamwani
Akwaboah – Hello
Sonnie Badu – Still you Reign
Ernest Opoku – Yewo Nyame a Yewo adze

Hiplife/Hiphop Artiste of the Year
Guru
EL
Flowking Stone
Guru
Medikal
Sarkodie
M.anifest
Joey B

Record of the Year
Me ne woa — Nacee
Hello — Akwaboah ft. Sarkodie
Too Late — Adina
U x Me — Joey B
Motromodwo — Trigmatic ft. A.I

Best Group
VVIP
R2bees
Dunsin
Gallaxy

Best Music Video of the Year – The nominees
Leno – Wiyaala – Charlotte Appleton
Small Small – Okyeame Kwame Ft. MzVee – Phamous Philms
Yewo Nyame a Yewo Adze – Nacee Ft. Ernest Opoku – Mcwillies
Rapping Drums – Flowking Stone – Xbills Ebenezer
W’ani Aba – M.anifest ft. Bisa Kdei – Solomon Director
Nyedzilo – Edem ft. Rekaado Banks – Phamous Philms

Songwriter of the Year – The nominees
Joe Mettle – Onwanwani
Kill Beatz – Too Late
Kofi Kinaata – Confession
Nacee – Yewo Nyame A Yewo Adze

Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of the Year – The nominees
Stonebwoy
Ras Kuuku
Samini
Ebony
Rudebwoy Ranking
MzVee

Highlife Artiste of the Year – The nominees
Bisa Kdei
Becca
Kofi Kinaata

Gospel Artiste of the Year – The nominees
Joe Mettle
Piesie Esther
Sonnie Badu
Jeshrun Okyere
Nacee

Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year – The nominees
People Dey – Stonebwoy
Nwansina – Ras Kuuku Ft. Luther
Gborgborvor – Gallaxy Ft. Stonebwoy
Kupe – Ebony
Yonnah – Samini ft. Luther
Pain Dem – Rudebwoy Ranking
Arostor – Kaakie Ft. Yaa Pono

Afropop Song of the Year – The nominees
Kaabuame – EL
Dance for Me – Eugy ft. Eazi
Solo – Article Wan
U x Me – Joey B
Too Risky – Medikal ft. Sister Debbie
Too Late – Adina
Grind – Vision DJ ft. A.I

Hiphop Song of the Year – The nominees
God Mc – M.anifest
Trumpet – Sarkodie ft. Teephlow, Koo Ntakra, Strongman, Donzy, Medikal and Pappy Kojo
Lalafalama – EL
Confirm RMX – Medikal Ft. Sarkodie
Egboame RMX – Edem ft. Cabum, Teephlow, Ayat, Gemini, Medikal. Mac M, Darko and Bebelino
Tension – Okyeame Kwame ft. Cabum, Medikal and Sister Debbie

Hiplife Song of the Year – The nominees
Samba – Guru Ft. Singlet
Club – Donzy Ft. Piesie & Sarkodie
Go Low – Flowking Stone
RNS – Sarkodie
Biegya – Criss Waddle ft. Stonebwoy
Sweetie Pie – Kofi Kinaata
Alhaji – VVIP

Highlife Song of the Year – The nominees
Jwe – Bisa Kdei
Confession – Kofi Kinaata
Beshiwo – Becca ft. Bisa Kdei
Mintse Bo – Wisa Greid
Christy – Dobble
Bokor Bokor – Kill Beatz ft. Mugeez and Fuse ODG

Gospel Song of the Year – The nominees
Yewo Nyame a Yewo adze – Nacee ft. Ernest Opoku
Change Over – Mary Agyemang
Mewo Jesus – Mabel Okyere
Still You Reign – Sonnie Badu
Healing Stream – Jeshrun Okyere Ft. Nathaniel Bassey
Agye Won Nsam – Piesie Esther