Ghana DJ Awards 2018 came off successfully at the Accra International Conference Centre [AICC] on Saturday 5th May 2018.
The award scheme which seeks to awards all disc jockey across the 10 Regions of Ghana for contributing their quota to promote Ghanaian genres of music.
The night saw thrilling performances from Pataapa, Captain Planet, Lynx Entertainment Signees [Mzvee, Kuami Eugene, Kidi] among others as they rocked the night with their matchless performances.
Official disc jockey for Dancehall artistes DJ Vyrusky on the night topped all with the highest awards on the night.
Radio host King Lagazee on Accra-based Hitz FM known in real life as Isaac Tetteh Monney scored a hattrick on the night as he won the enviable category Reggae/Dancehall DJ Of The Year from 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Pataapa gave patrons entertaining performance with his One Corner song and his featured song dubbed Akwaaba as he also won the DJ Song Of The Year.
The intriguing part of this year’s award show was when Captain Planet member of 4×4 did a remix song with Pataapa on his award-winning song Obi Agyi Obi Girl.
For her part, young talented female Disc jockey popularly known as Dj Switch mounted the stage with a horse as she entertained the crowd with Shatta Wale’s popular song making waves christened Gringo. DJ Switch won Best Discovery Of The Year on the night.
See full list of the winners below:
Mixtape of the Year DJ Aberga (The Challenge)
Best Video Jockey of the Year DJ Xpliph
Best Hypeman of the Year Ogee The MC
Best Pub DJ of the Year DJ Aroma
Best Discovery DJ of the Year DJ Switch
Artiste DJ of the Year DJ Shiwaawa (Ebony)
Best Event DJ of the Year DJ MicSmith
Scratch DJ of the Year DJ Mpesempese
Best Night Club DJ of the Year Vision DJ
Best Campus DJ of the Year iPhone DJ
Gospel DJ of the Year Papa Bills
Best Highlife DJ of the Year Oyoko Dehye?
Hiplife DJ of the Year DJ Slim
Reggae/Dancehall DJ of the Year King Lagazee
Best Male Radio DJ DJ Slim
Best Female DJ of the Year DJ Nyce
Record Promoter of the Year DJ Adviser
DJ/Artiste Collaboration of the Year DJ Vyrusky – Adwenfi ft. Shatta Wale, Kuami Eugene
DJ Song of the Year One Corner – Patapaa
Overall DJ of the Year DJ Vyrusky
Best International Ghanaian DJ of the Year DJ Bretuoba
Best International Non-Ghanaian DJ of the Year DJ Cuppy
Lifetime Achievement of the Year Mark Okraku Mantey