Charterhouse, the organizers of Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (2021) have announced the nominees for the Highlife Song of the Year 2021. The announcement was made on Saturday 3rd April 2021 from 11 am to 4 pm (First Batch) and at 8 pm (Nominees Announcement Show) and it’s ongoing.
Highlife is a music genre that originated in present-day Ghana in the 19th century, during its history as a colony of the British Empire. It uses the melodic and main rhythmic structures of traditional Akan music, but is played with Western instruments.
The nominees for the HighLife Song of the Year 2021 are as follows;
Highlife Song of the Year
Posti Me – Akwaboah
Playboy – Dada Hafco ft. Akwaboah
Enjoyment – KiDi
Behind The Scenes – Kofi Kinaata
Open Gate – Kuami Eugene
Asabone – Lord Paper ft. Bosom P-Yung
Later – Mr Drew ft. Kelvyn Boy
Party – Sista Afia ft. Fameye
Check the Tweet below by Ghana Music Awards;
Earlier, Charterhouse opened entries for participation in the 22nd Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA).
In a press release, the organizers stated that artists, artist management, record labels, producers, instrumentalists, music composers, and other stakeholders have until February 15 to submit their entries.
The Vodafone Ghana Music Awards was established in 2000 by Mascot to celebrate Ghanaian musicians.
The awards are presented annually and are broadcast live on GH One. The awards ceremony features performances by artists.