The 23rd edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) commenced on Friday, May 6 at the Grand Arena.
The night, which is dubbed as the Industry Awards saw many fascinating scenes and performances from the industry players.
Celestine and Perez music opened the stage with great gospel music, which was followed by other top notch performances from the likes of Gambo, Amerado Burner and Kofi Kinaata.
Many artists, producers and instrumentalists were awarded for their works over the music calender.
The winner of the coveted music shall be revealed at main award on Saturday, May 7.
Below are the winners for the VGMA Day 1
Unsung acts of the year – Gambo
Producer of the year – MOG beat
Best African Artist – WizKid
Traditional Artiste of the Year (Non-voting Category) – Nii Tettey Tetteh
Instrumentalist of the Year – Joshua Moszi
Male Vocal Performance of the Year – Amazing God by Kwaisey Pee
Female Vocal Performance of the Year – Where You Are by Niella
Songwriter of the Year – Praise by Fameye
Best Video of the Year – Nyinya by Bosom PYung
Lifetime achievement award – Egya Koo Nimo
Music for Good – Greedy Men by Stonebwoy
Vincent Kweku Afriyie|savikanews.com