The 7th edition of Central Music Awards organized by Heritage Promotions was launched yesterday October 6 at Samrit Hotel in Cape Coast.
For the first time, the launch came with a seminar and opening of entries for nominations.
The seminar and launching was attended by industry players including artistes, radio presenters, artistes managers, bloggers among others.
Special guests and speakers were Ricky Anokye, Nana Kwesi Coomson, Nana Akua Apeatsewah (Central region MUSIGA president) and other dignitaries. Ricky Anokye spoke about digital monetization, artiste branding and social media impact and Nana Kwesi Coomson who is PR for Western Music Awards also touched on publicity.
Interested applicants can pick the Nomination forms which are now available at Samrit hotel front desk and Central Music Awards Facebook page.
Those in Cape Coast can pick forms at all the radio stations, Assin Fosu at Nkwa FM, Mankessim at Osagyefo FM, Swedru at Obrempong FM, Kasoa at Pink FM and Elmina at Benya FM, Asafo and Ahomka FM.
Below are the official list of categories for this year’s edition:
1. Artiste of the Year
2. New artiste of the Year
3. Gospel Artiste of the Year
4. Gospel Song of the Year
5. Best Rapper of the Year
6. Collaboration of the Year
7. Reggae Song of the Year
8. Female Vocalist of the Year
9. Sound Engineer
10. Producer of the Year
11. Song of the Year
12. Best Music Video of the Year
13. Dancehall Song of the Year
14. Best male vocalist of the Year
15. Ghana Popular
16. Song of the Year
17. Promoter of the Year(Bloggers, Presenters & DJs)
18. Hip Life Song of the Year
19. Hip Hop song of the Year
20. High Life Song of the Year
21. Best Group of the Year
22. Best Management
23. Best international Act
24. Lifetime achievement Award
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Source: Wyse Brain / Mani Kay