The announcement of the nominees comes after weeks of reviews by the Board of the Vodafone Music Awards.

Below are the list:

Hip-life song of the Year

  1. Quamina MP ft. Medikal – Amanfour Girls
  2. Guru ft Kweysi Swat – Wobete
  3. Sarkodie ft prince bright- Oofeetso
  4. Medikal- Omo Ada
  5. Sista afia ft Quamina MP and Medikal- Weather

High-Life Song of the Year

  1. King Promise ft Kojo Antwi- Bra
  2. Sarkodie ft Efya -Saara
  3. Dada Hafco ft Fameye -Our Story
  4. Kofi Kinata - Things Fall Apart
  5. Kuami Eugene - Obiaato
  6. Sista Afia ft Kelvenboy - Corner Corner
  7. Adina - Sika
  8. Fameye ft Kuami Eugene, Medikal and Article Wan -Notin A Get Remix

Gospel Song of the Year

  1. Celestine Donkor ft Nhyiraba Gideon- Agbebolo
  2. Mog Music- Hallelujah
  3. Joe Mettle- Mehia Wo Yesu
  4. Diana Hamilton - W'asem
  5. Joyce Blessing -Repent
  6. Nacee- Mpaebo

Afrobeat Song of the Year

  1. EL ft AI -Adwuma
  2. King Promise - Comando
  3. Kelvenboy ft Joey B- Mea
  4. Darkovibes ft Kidi - Bless Me
  5. Kwesi Arthur ft Mr Eazi- Nobody
  6. Kidi ft Kwesi Arthur- Mr Badman
  7. Dopenation- Zanku
  8. Guilty Beats ft Mr Eazi and Kwesi Arthur-Pilolo
  9. Wendy Shay -All for you

Reggae/ Dancehall Song of the Year

  1. Ras Kuku- Me Mpaebo
  2. J. Derobie- Poverty
  3. Epixode -Resolution
  4. AK Songstress - Stamina
  5. Jupitar- Top Shella
  6. Article Wan- Reggae

Hip-Pop Song of the Year

  1. Kofi Mole- Don't be late
  2. Sarkodie- Bleeding
  3. Kwaw Kese ft Mr Eazi, Skonti, Medikal and Sarkodie -Dondo Remix
  4. Medikal ft Kofi Mole and Joey B- Drip
  5. Joey B ft Kwesi Arthur and Sarkodie- La Familia
  6. Eno Barony ft Kofi Mole- Mind your business
  7. Kwesi Arthur- Thoughts of King Arthur 5
  8. Strongman ft Manifest - Up and Down

High-life Song of the Year

  1. King Promise
  2. Kidi Adina
  3. Kofi Kinata
  4. Kwami Eugene
  5. Dada Hafco
  6. Akwaboah

Reggae/ Dancehall Artiste of the Year

  1. J Derobie
  2. Epixode
  3. Ras Kuku
  4. Samini
  5. Jupitar
  6. AK Songstress

Best Video of the Year

  1. Cina Soul -Killi Mi (Directed by Gene Adu)
  2. RJZ- Bye Bye (Directed by Henry Akrong)
  3. Medikal ft Kofi Mole and Joey B- Drip (Directed by Yaw Skyface)
  4. Becca ft Tiya Savage- Yes I do (AJE Filmworks)
  5. Kuami Eugene - Obiaato (Directed by REX)
  6. Celestine Donkor ft Nhyiraba Gideon- Agbebolo (Directed by Abass)
  7. EL ft FALZ, Joey B -Ehua (Directed by Yaw Skyface)
  8. Joey B ft Kwesi Arthur- La Familia (Directed Babs Direction)
  9. Zeetm ft Fancy Gadam- Totori (Directed by Babs Direction)
  10. Epixode-Wahala Dey (Directed by Snares films)

Gospel Artiste of the Year

  1. Celestine Donkor
  2. Joe Mettle
  3. Joyce Blessing
  4. MOGMUSIC
  5. Diana Hamilton
  6. Akesse Brempong