VMA Full list of nominees for 2018 Volta Music Awards

Volta Music Award 2018 is scheduled for March 10, 2018, at the HO Technical University auditorium with performances by great talents from the region. 

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Eventic GH together with the Volta regional branch of Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) on Saturday, February 3, 2018 unveiled the official plaque and nominees for the 2018 Volta Music Awards.

The occasion chaired by Mr Anthony Dogbatse, chairman of MUSIGA(Volta region)  with support from Elorm Beenie and Jonilar who are playing consultancy role announced 91 entries in 27 categories including popular song of the year and artiste of the year.

In a speech by President of Eventic GH, Julius Boglo about 119 entries were received but some were disqualified for errors beyond consideration. There will be 40% vote by the board and 60% by the voting public.

The launch was attended by musicians, producers, record label owners, media stalwarts and people who matter when it comes to music in the region and Ghana at large.

Volta Music Award 2018 is scheduled for March 10, 2018, at the HO Technical University auditorium with performances by great talents from the region. 

The award scheme is an initiative by Eventic GH to award and recognized inputs by musicians, individuals and institutions who are promoting Volta excellence through music.

See the full list of the nominees below.

Artiste Of The Year

Chief One

Keeny Ice


Torgbe 9


Jah Phinga



Gospel Artiste Of The Year

Bro. James

Enerst Komla Ayer


Mama Peace

The Truth

Helen Jewel



Gospel Song Of The Year Song Title

Bro. James Nu Nyui Gede Fuu

Enerst Komla Ayer Yesu Le Nugorgbenam

X-Cel Love Wantenten

Deladem Mawue

Mama Peace Da Yesu Beba (When Jesus Comes)

Cano-Z Akpe

The Truth Great Provider

Helen Jewel Holy Ghost Fire

Faffa Ewoe Koe Nye Mawu



Reggae/Dancehall Artiste Of The Year

Willing Wana


Dan Zaki


Shadow Wane

Kush Elikem

Bongo 1


Reggae/Dancehall Song Of The Year Song Title

Willing Wana Poor No Friend

Pacy Hammer Me

Danzaki Work Hard

Enamily Bad Charger

Shadow Wane Vorvor Melio

Kush Elikem When Things Go Wrong

Skery Zee 360

Jah Phinga Hold Me



Hiplife Artiste Of The Year


Chief One

Jj Gonami



Latino Gh




Kosi Bone


Hiplife Song Of The Year Song Title

Hecta Ayele

Torgbe 9 Killer Boobo

Jj Gonami I Dey Go

Cano-Z Tsorkordedzi

Agbeshie Beyonce

Kasare Gomene


Highlife Artist Of The Year


Shaggy Mensah



Highlife Song Of The Year Song Title

Erastus Say I Do

Cola Chris Turn Me On

Tony Web Shine

Kemenya Me And You

Kasare Melorwo

Shaggy Mensah Agbana


Hip-Hop Song Of The Year Song Title

22 Foli Duwoaji

Hecta Voodoo

Chief One Amin

Torgbe 9 Number 9

Startick Nanewoem

Kosi Bone Limit

Tony Web Enemies

Zygee Adukoun

Remy J Ahoe Gbevuvi

Kula Ahoe Roundabout

Keeny Ice Gankivi


Most Popular Song Of The Year Song Title

Hecta Ho Vivina

Torgbe 9 Number 9 (Ft. Kwawkese)

Jj Gonami Dzidzorkporkpor

Belce Ngorgbe

Cano-Z Tsorkordedzi

Agbeshie Beyonce

Kasare Gomene



Producer/Sound Engineer Of The Year Song Title

Timz Beatz Gomene

Kush Elikem Eseveve

Kemenya Family

Ik On-De Beat (My Babe) Ik Ft. Agbeshie

Mr. Lord Love Wantenten


Song Writer Of The Year

Venunye We Are One

Faffa For My God

Remy J Keonam

Kush Elikem Everybody Needs Somebody


Best Rapper Of The Year Song Title

Seyfame All For You

Hecta Voodoo

Keeny Ice Gankivi

Torgbe 9 Above The Law

Zygee Adukoun

Kula Ahoe Roundabout

Fiamor Edzorxoxo


Best Male Vocalist  Of The Year Song Title

Venunye Love Me Now

Lega Enemies

Belce Yudala

Cola Chris Turn Me On

Efemor Air + Water

Bongo I Chaty Chaty


Best Female Vocalist  Of The Year Song Title

Pacy Hammer Me

Mama Peace Da Yesu Beba (When Jesus Comes)

Linchpin All The Time Cover

Forgyve Kemmy Ogba Dzinam

Faffa Ewoe Koe Nye Mawu


Traditional Song Of The Year Song Title

Zagunor Selasi Aborbi

Evivim Xegbe Xedona

Shaggy Mensah Kelewawa

Selorm Razy Dzakpata

Forgyve Kemmy Wuse Wuse

Kemenya Dzigbordi


Best Collaboration Of The Year

Keeny Ice Move (Ft. Kofi Kinata)

Torgbe 9 Tasi (Ft. Edem - T-Phlow)

Jj Gonami Dzidzorkporkpor (Ft. Keeny Ice)

Kemenya Good Morning

Kula Problem (Ft. Edem -Episode)

Kasare Gomene (Ft. Lega)



Best Music Video Of The Year Song Title

Venunye Love Me Now

Hecta Voodoo

Keeny Ice Gankivi

Belce Ngorgbe

Agbeshie Original

Tony Web Blessing

Kula Amen

Chief One Gh Akuvi





Best Entertainment School Of The Year
















Best Dj/ Promoter Of The Year

Dj Fcon

Dj Quest

Swanqy Jay

Dj Spenxa Gh

Dj Flexal


Dj Kindergarten

Real Showbiz

Dj Sygnature

Dj Donzigi

Dj Tellerone

Dj Dani

Dj Karanja


Best Entertainment Company Of The Year

Loyce Entertainment

Promo Guru


Eledzi Empire

Mac D Empire

Airly Events

Asta Print Hub



Best Group Of The Year


Drizzle & Jed Swizz







Discovery Of The Year

Skye Brain

Mama Peace

King Enam

Maverick Kiddie






Best Performer Of The Year




Jah Phnga

Nuh Prince






Online Influencer Of The Year

Dj Quest


Promo Guru


Dj Sygnature

Volta Connect



Media Houese Of The Year

Kekeli Radio -

Hogbe Radio

Trilion Media

Jubilee Fm

Kuul Fm

Light Fm

Global Fm

Tosh Fm

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