Disk jockeys (DJ’s) and MCs of Ghana’s number one media conglomerate, Global Media Alliance Broadcasting Company (GMABC) grabbed awards in five (5) distinct categories at the 2019 Ghana DJ awards held last weekend in Accra.
DJ Advicer from Happy FM picked up two (2) awards, whilst DJ Mic Smith, DJ Edita and MC Kojo Manuel from the number one youth orientated radio station YFM also picked up three (3) awards.
Happy FM’s, DJ Adviser picked awards for Best Music Promoter of the Year and the Best Afrobeat/HipLife DJ of the Year on the same night. DJ Adviser christened Isaac De-Graft Danquah is well recognized for dedicating his undivided attention and playtime on air to the relatively unknown artistes.
The entire auditorium filled up with a thunderous applause as DJ Advicer picked up the Best Music Promoter of the Year for the fourth consecutive time and setting a record in the process.
DJ for the hottest drive time show in the capital, Dryve on Y FM, DJ Mic Smith ruled the night by picking up the Best DJ – Greater Accra Region Award, while the official DJ for the DRYVEONY, DJ Edita also grabbed the award for Best DJ – Western Region. This highlighted a milestone in their careers.
The dab hand at emceeing, Nyantakyi Kusi Emmanuel, popularly known as Kojo Manuel of YFM also inscribed his name in Ghana as the best emcee of the year at this year’s Ghana DJ Awards. He competed in the tough category with the likes of MC Clique, Mensa Jnr, Ogee the MC, mc Versace and MC Omarion to emerge the best MC of the Year.
Commenting on the awards received by staff of GMABC, CEO of Global Media Alliance (GMA), Mr. Ernest Boateng said: “GMA is proud of the accomplishments of these avid entertainers. This is no easy feat to achieve. I have been monitoring their progress over the years and they deserve these accolades. GMA will always support them in their endeavors and pave a way for subsequent successes.”
The Ghana DJ Awards scheme is organized annually to celebrate DJ’s in Ghana for their immense contribution to the Ghanaian music industry by Merqury Republic.
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