Diana Hamilton wins 2021 VGMA Artiste of the Year
Gospel super star, Diana Hamilton has been adjudged the ultimate winner of the 22nd Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) which was held in Accra on Saturday.
She beats five other contenders namely Kuami Eugene, Medikal, KiDi and Sarkodie to win the Artiste of the year.
In receiving her awards, she thanked her fans, family, friends, Disc jockeys among others who helped to promote her music to attain this height in the industry.
She urged Ghanaians to continue pursuing whatever they were doing and never give up.
The two-day event which started on Friday saw KiDi, Kuami Eugene and Diana Hamilton winning big.
The show kicked off on Friday June 25 with performances from Fameye, Ded Peepol, Yaa Yaa, Sista Afia, DopeNation, Larusso, Efya, Sarkodie, Eno Barony, Kwesi Arthur, Okyeame Kwame, Kuami Eugene, Mr Drew among others.
Find below the list of VGMA 2021 winners and their respective categories they won in:
Traditional Artiste of the Year (Non-voting Category) – ManhyiaTete Nwom Kuro
Instrumentalist of the Year – Nana Yaw Sarfo
Male Vocalist of the Year – MOGmusic
Female Vocalist of the Year – Abiana
Songwriter of the Year – Kofi Kinaata
Record of the Year – Daddy’s Little Girl – Adina
Best Video of the Year – Baddest Boss – MzVee
Group of the Year – Keche
Sound Engineer of the Year – Richie Mensah
Producer of the Year – Richie Mensah
Best International Collaboration of the Year – Master KG
African Artist of the Year – Master KG
Lifetime Achievement Award – Bob Pinono
Highlife Song of the Year – Enjoyment by KiDi
Hiplife Song of the Year – No Dulling by Keche ft Kuami Eugene
Gospel Song of the Year – Adom by Diana Hamilton
Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year – Why by Adina
Afrobeats/Afropop Song of the Year – Say Cheese by KiDi
Afrobeats/Afropop Artist of the Year – KiDi
Hip hop Song of the Year – Sore by Yaw Tog ft O’Kenneth, City Boy Reggie, Jay Bahd
Gospel Artist of the Year – Diana Hamilton
Reggae/Dancehall Artist of the Year – Epixode
Highlife Artist of the Year – Kuami Eugene
Hiplife/Hiphop Artist of the Year – Medikal
Best Rap Performance of the Year – God is a Woman by Eno Barony
International Collaboration of the Year – Baajo by Kwesi Arthur ft Joeboy
Best New Artiste of the Year – Mr Drew
Vodafone Most Popular Song of the Year – Adom by Diana Hamilton
Album of the Year – Araba by Adina
EP of the Year – Blue by KiDi
Artiste of the Year – Diana Hamilton
Unsung Artiste of the Year – Nanky
Music for Good – YaaYaa
Vodafone Green Award of the Year – Kofi Kinaata ‘fishing music’