#VGMA21: Kuame Eugene Wins Artiste Of The Year – FULL LIST OF WINNERS

Ghanaian musician, Kuami Eugene has won the Artiste of the Year award at the just-ended Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2020.

Known in real life as Eugene Kwame Marfo, the highlife musician who has serenaded his fans with hit songs since rising onto the music scene had earlier bagged the Highlife Artiste of the Year award on the same night.

This brings to three consecutive years, the number of times he has won in that Highlife category in the annual award scheme.

The Lynx Entertainment signee secured the top price on the night amid stiff competition from Sarkodie, Diana Hamilton, Medikal and Kofi Kinaata in the coveted category.

Kofi Kinaata also won three awards for Songwriter of the year, Most Popular Song, and Hiplife song of the Year at the 21st edition of the event.

He expressed his gratitude to his fans via a tweet after the August 29 ceremony saying; “Team Move is proud and grateful for all the support regardless. Goodnight!”

Medikal’s ‘Omo Ada’ won him the Hip-life song of the Year in addition to his Hiplife/Hip-Hop Artiste of the Year award.

‘Oofeetso’ by Sarkodie took home the Best Collaboration of the Year. He also picked up the International Collaboration of the Year with his song ‘Lucky’ which featured Rudebwoy.
The award for the Vodafone Green Ambassador went to Gasmilla while George Darko was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

It will also see performances from Akwaboah, Kidi, Kwesi Arthur, Kuami Eugene, Epixode, Kofi Kinaata, Celestine Donkor, Medikal, King Promise, Adina and E.L.

Find the full list of winners below.

Hip-life song of the Year

Quamina MP ft. Medikal – Amanfour Girls
Guru ft Kweysi Swat – Wobete
Sarkodie ft prince bright- Oofeetso
Medikal- Omo Ada ————————————– WINNER
Sista Afia ft Quamina MP and Medika l- Weather
High-Life Song of the Year

King Promise ft Kojo Antwi- Bra
Sarkodie ft Efya -Saara
Dada Hafco ft Fameye -Our Story
Kofi Kinaata – Things Fall Apart ——————— WINNER
Kuami Eugene – Obiaato
Sista Afia ft Kelvenboy – Corner Corner
Adina – Sika
Fameye ft Kuami Eugene, Medikal and Article Wan -Notin A Get Remix
Gospel Song of the Year

Celestine Donkor ft Nhyiraba Gideon- Agbebolo —- WINNER
Mog Music- Hallelujah
Joe Mettle- Mehia Wo Yesu
Diana Hamilton – W’asem
Joyce Blessing -Repent
Nacee- Mpaebo
Afrobeat Song of the Year

EL ft AI -Adwuma
King Promise – Comando
Kelvynboy ft Joey B- Mea
Darkovibes ft Kidi – Bless Me
Kwesi Arthur ft Mr Eazi- Nobody
Kidi ft Kwesi Arthur- Mr Badman
Dopenation- Zanku ———————————–WINNER
Guilty Beats ft Mr Eazi and Kwesi Arthur-Pilolo
Wendy Shay -All for you
Reggae/ Dancehall Song of the Year

Ras Kuku- Me Mpaebo
J. Derobie- Poverty ———————————– WINNER
Epixode -Resolution
AK Songstress – Stamina
Jupitar- Top Shella
Article Wan- Reggae
Hip-Pop Song of the Year

Kofi Mole- Don’t be late —————————– WINNER
Sarkodie- Bleeding
Kwaw Kese ft Mr Eazi, Skonti, Medikal and Sarkodie -Dondo Remix
Medikal ft Kofi Mole and Joey B- Drip
Joey B ft Kwesi Arthur and Sarkodie- La Familia
Eno Barony ft Kofi Mole- Mind your business
Kwesi Arthur- Thoughts of King Arthur 5
Strongman ft Manifest – Up and Down
Best Video of the Year

Cina Soul -Killi Mi (Directed by Gene Adu) —— WINNER
RJZ- Bye Bye (Directed by Henry Akrong)
Medikal ft Kofi Mole and Joey B- Drip (Directed by Yaw Skyface)
Becca ft Tiya Savage- Yes I do (AJE Filmworks)
Kuami Eugene – Obiaato (Directed by REX)
Celestine Donkor ft Nhyiraba Gideon- Agbebolo (Directed by Abass)
EL ft FALZ, Joey B -Ehua (Directed by Yaw Skyface)
Joey B ft Kwesi Arthur- La Familia (Directed Babs Direction)
Zeetm ft Fancy Gadam- Totori (Directed by Babs Direction)
Epixode-Wahala Dey (Directed by Snares films)
Gospel Artiste of the Year

Celestine Donkor
Joe Mettle
Joyce Blessing
Diana Hamilton —————————————— WINNER
Akesse Brempong
Highlife Artiste of the Year

King Promise


Kuami Eugene —————————————– WINNER

Dada Hafco



Kofi Kinaata

Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of the Year

J. Derobie
AK Songstress
Ras Kuuku ——————————————————– WINNER
Instrumentalist of the Year

Emmanuel Bludo —————————————- WINNER
Joshua Moszi
Steve Bedi
Mizter Okyere
Affreh Junior
Anthony Ansah (Khalisax)
Songwriter of the Year

Bra by King Promise
Sanbra by Akwaboah
Things Fall Apart by Kofi Kinaata ——————– WINNER
W’asem by Diana Hamilton
Oh Me by Lamisi
Wahala Dey by Epixode
Record of the Year

Aka Kee Moko by Trigmatic
Blema Tesaa by Perez Muzik
Bolgatanga by Okyeame Kwame ————————- WINNER
Oh Me by Lamisi
Sanbra by Akwaboah
Woezor by Worlasi
Dzigbordi by Lord Paper
Producer of the Year

Guilty Beats
Two Bars
MOG————————————- WINNER
Unkle Beats
Willis Beats
Hiplife/Hip-Hop Artiste of the Year

Kofi Mole
Quamina MP
Joey B
Medikal ——————————————————- WINNER
Kwesi Arthur
Male Vocalist of the Year

Joe Mettle
Kuami Eugene
King Promise
MOG Music ————————————————– WINNER
Female Vocalist of the Year

Efe Grace
Celestine Donkor —————————————– WINNER
Best Group of the Year

DopeNation ————————————————– WINNER
Kwan Pa
Bethel Revival Choir
La Meme Gang
Best Collaboration of the Year

Amanfuor Girls by Quamina MP
Bra by King Promise
Oofeetso by Sarkodie —————————————- WINNER
Noting I Get Remix by Fameye
Ohemaa by Kuami Eugene
Mea by Kelvynboy
Mr Badman by KiDi
Saara by Sarkodie
Best Rapper of the Year

Eno Barony
Kwesi Arthur —————————————————–WINNER
African Artiste of the Year

BurnaBoy ———————————————————- WINNER
Big Trill
Sho Madjozi
Mercy Chinwo
International Collaboration of the Year

Cinderella by KiDi ft Mayorkum & Peruzzi
Lucky by Sarkodie ft Rudebwoy ————————— WINNER
Yes I Do by Becca ft Tiwa Savage
Father by Medikal ft Davido
Pilolo by Guilty Beats ft Mr Eazi & Kwesi Arthur
Sugar Daddy by KiDi ft Mr Eazi
Nobody by Kwesi Arthur ft Mr. Eazi
Toto Remix by Edem ft Davido
Album of the Year

King Promise – As Promised
Okyeame Kwame – Made In Ghana
Joe Mettle – Wind of Revival
KiDi – Sugar ———————————————————–WINNER
Sarkodie – Black Love
Nacee – Time With God
Kwesi Arthur – Live From Nkrumah Krom II
Most Popular Song of the Year

Quamina MP – Amanfour Girls
Sarkodie – Oofeetso
Medikal – Omo Ada
Dope Nation – Zanku
Agbebolo – Celestine Donkor
Kuami Eugene – Obiaato
Kofi Kinaata – Things Fall Apart ———————- WINNER
Diana Hamilton – W’asem
Kwesi Arthur – Nobody
Fameye – Nothing I Get Remix
KiDi – Mr Badman
Best New Artiste of the Year

Fameye ——————————————————— WINNER
Lord Paper
Kofi Mole
MOG Music
Artiste of the Year

Kuami Eugene ——————————————— WINNER
Kofi Kinaata
Diana Hamilton
Vodafone Green Ambassador – Gasmilla

Lastly, the Lifetime Achievement Award went to the legendary George Darko

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