Ghanaian Dancehall artiste Stonebwoy, known in real life as Livingstone Etse Satekla has been adjudged Artiste of the Year at the maiden edition of Ghana Music Awards South Africa.
The artiste won against his strong contender’s controversial ‘Gringo’ hitmaker Shatta Wale, late Dancehall songstress Ebony Reigns, Patapaa Amisty, young sensation Kuami Eugene and others.
Apart from Stonebwoy who won the artiste of the year, Shatta Wale also received the dancehall song of the year while late Ebony Reigns was represented by her father won Reggae dancehall of the year.
Here are all the winners of the Ghana Music Awards South Africa for the year 2018;
1* LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT – ELDER MIREKU
2* YOUTH EMPOWERMENT PROJECTS – CHOIR MASTER
3* BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT EAST AFRICA – VANESSA EMDEE (TANZANIA)
4* BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT WEST AFRICA – MEDOSKY
5* BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT SOUTHERN AFRICA – BABES WODUMO (SOUTH AFRICA)
6 * BEST MUSIC JOURNALIST / BLOGGER OF THE YEAR -nNII ATTAKORAH MENSAH
7 * BEST DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ SWITCH
8 * GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – JOYCE BLESSING
9 * PROMISING ARTISTE OF THE YEAR -MACCASIO
10 * NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – WENDY SHAY
11 * BEST GROUP OF THE YEAR – REGGIE AND BOLLIE
12 * HIP-LIFE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – QUATA BUDUKUSU
13 * BEST RAPPER OF THE YEAR – STRONGMAN BURNER
14 * MOST POPULAR SONG OF THE YEAR – ONE CORNER (PATAPAA)
15 * HIGH LIFE ARTIST OF THE YEAR – KUAMI EUGENE
16 * BEST MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR – KING PROMISE
17 * DANCE HALL ARTIST OF THE YEAR – SHATTA WALE
18 * REGGAE / DANCE HALL SONG OF THE YEAR – EBONY (SPONSOR)
19 * BEST COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR -ARTICLE WAN X PATAPAA (THAT THING)
20 * BEST PRODUCER OF THE YEAR MASTER GARZY
21 * BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR – CITIZEN WELKINS
22 * ARTIST OF THE YEAR – STONE BWOY
From Ghana CEO Of Zylofon media Nana Appiah Mensah was awarded for his role in the Ghanaian Music Industry and Attractive Mustapha NII Okai Inusah for his contribution in promoting the event.