Young Ghanaian rapper, Yaw Tog who majors in drill music known in Ghana as Asakaa has won his first VGMA award.
Yaw Tog whose real name is Thorsten Owusu Gyimah won the ‘Best Hip Hop Song of the Year’ award with his song ‘Sore’.
His viral song ‘Sore’ which was released in 2020 and featured Kwesi Arthur and Stormzy.
Yaw Tog won his first award at the 22nd edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards on Saturday, June 26, 2021 which was held at the Grand Arena, Accra International Conference Center (AICC).
He was nominated in the Best Hip Hop Song of the Year’ category with Bosom P-Yung, Kofi Jamar, Eno Barony and Kweku Flick.
This happens to be the first time he is wining such a prestigious awards at the VGMA and this excite Kwesi Arthur and Stormzy whom he worked with on the ‘Sore’ song.