Music fans across the globe have up to midnight of Tuesday, February 17 to vote for their favorite DJs for the upcoming Ghana DJ Awards
Music fans across the globe have up to midnight of Tuesday, February 17 to vote for their favourite DJs for the highly anticipated 3rd annual Ghana DJ Awards, 2015.
The event which is scheduled Saturday February 21 will hold at the main foyer of the Accra International Conference Centre.
This year’s edition, running under the theme “Amplified”, will celebrate the top Disc Jockeys of last year in over 20 categories.
A Lifetime Achievement Award will also be presented to veteran Ghanaian DJ Young Joe at this year’s event.
The 2015 Ghana DJ Awards is sponsored by DJ Cola, Joy Dadi and Hennessey and has seen a dramatic 300 percent record increase in public voting via SMS and online.
Fans are able to vote by texting the abbreviation of the category and ‘name’ of nominee to short code 1736 which is available across all networks.
For the award, the category Best Scratch DJ Of The Year will be decided by a four-member distinguished judging panel comprising Rab Bakari, International Music Marketer and top DJ, DJ Victor, Veteran DJ and Music Director at SkyBar, Mark Okraku Mantey, Music Producer and Programs Manager at Hitz FM and Mr. Ahumah Bosco Ocansey, Administrator at Musiga.
Drawing on their rich knowledge and experience, the judges will consider factors including timing, creativity, sound management and versatility to reward the best quality and innovative DJ.
The founder of Ghana DJ Awards, Merqury Quaye has noted that this year’s awards will see “an unprecedented transparency in the event adding that ‘the fans and the general public will be filled in on all activities and information regarding the events"