Organizers of Ghana Music Awards Dubai, MEDVIC Media have announced May 20 as the end of Submissions for the maiden edition of the award aimed at rewarding creative people in the music industry in Ghana, Dubai, and other African countries so far as music is concerned.
There are 32 Categories in the category of Gospel song of the year, Best Highlife Artiste, Best Reggae/Dancehall Artiste, Best Gospel, Afrobeats/ Afropop Artiste(s), Best New Artiste, Best Collaboration, Best Rap Performance, Group of the Year, Album of the Year, EP of the Year, Best Male Vocal Performance, Best Female Vocal Performance, Best Music Video among others.
So far there are over 126 entries for the award scheme scheduled to take place on July 30 at Copthorne Hotel, Diara City Dubai.
Speaking in an interview with Graphic Showbiz, Robert Owusu Acquah CEO and Founder of GMA Dubai said he decided to choose Dubai because Ghanaian and African music is used in most recent times in Dubai hence the awards in Dubai will create an opportunity for Ghanaians music network with other musicians.
“Ghanaian and other African musicians will be celebrated for their hard work in the year under review in terms of their Singles, EP’s Album etc” he said.
Talking about preparation for the award scheme, Robert Owusu said his team is working seriously to make everything works on the day.
“Although this is the maiden edition my team and I are making sure that we have a beautiful event on the night. Everything is on cause and we are hopeful for a great night” he said.
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