This year’s edition of the Ghana Music Awards UK, which has won the hearts of music stakeholders in Ghana and Europe, was launched in Accra on Friday, July 23, at the La Palm Beach Hotel.
The event seeks to foster the development of the Ghanaian music industry and reward the artistes, producers, recording labels and other industry professionals for their hard work, dedication and contribution to the progress of Ghana’s music industry.
The official launch attracted musicians, stakeholders in the music and copyright sectors, journalists and some selected members of the public.
The launch was used to unveil the nominees for this year’s event which is scheduled to be held in London later in the year.
It also witnessed live musical performances Celestine Donkor, SP Kofi Sarpong, Wendy Shay, Kobi Rana among other selected artistes.
The organizers of the awards scheme, Alordia Promotions and West Coast Promotions, briefed the audience about the packages from the sponsors as well as the date and venue for this year’s event at the launch.
To them, the aim of the awards is to market Ghanaian music on the world music market, adding that this year’s event will be exciting; citing some changes in the event’s organization.
They expressed high confident indicating, the 2021 edition will be bigger and much better than previous years.