The Ashanti Music Awards’ organizers, 3D Event Management, have officially opened nominations for this year’s event.The event, which has been running for the 2nd time, is renowned as the largest music festival in the Ashanti region, honoring the top-performing artists as well as legends from all across the region.
“SOLIDIFYING BREAKTHROUGH IN REGIONAL MUSICAL BARRIERS ” is the theme of the 2nd edition.
According to the Organizers in an interview with Showbiz TV, the theme was strategically chosen to promote the gains made nationally by the industry players over the past few years.
The Ashanti Region Music Award scheme seeks to acknowledge, reward and support hardworking as well as deserving musicians and other major industry players from the Ashanti Region of Ghana saw its maiden edition last year being very successful.
Before submitting nominations, artistes are asked to read the category definitions and make sure they qualify for the appropriate categories.
The crew has been working hard to guarantee that the best is always delivered, and this year would be no different.
All areas of the music categorizations and genres would be considered in the nomination categories and this year promises to be more exciting.
Stakeholders should also be aware that only artists and their managers are eligible to submit nominations.
It’s also worth noting that the time under consideration runs from September 2020 to September 2021. Nominations will not be accepted for works that do not fall within this period.
All artistes in and around the region, as well as those from the region, are invited to submit their best work so that they do not miss out on nominations by visiting www.entry.ashantimusicawards.com.
Below is the list of categories:
ARMA 2021 CATEGORIES
ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
MOST POPULAR SONG OF THE YEAR
BEST COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR
BEST RAPPER OF THE YEAR
SONG WRITER OF THE YEAR
HIGH LIFE ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
HIPLIFE ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
HIP POP ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
STUDENT ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
TRADITIONAL ARTISTE/GROUP OF THE YEAR
ARTISTE MANAGER/MANAGEMENT OF THE YEAR
BEST PROMOTER OF THE YEAR
VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
NON-ASHANTI ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
NON-ASHANTI SONG OF THE YEAR
BEST GROUP OF THE YEAR
NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
REGGAE/DANCEHALL ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
AFRO BEAT/AFRO POP ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR
MUSIC VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
GOSPEL ACT OF THE YEAR (SONG /ARTISTE)
BEST RADIO DJ OF THE YEAR
ENTERTAINMENT SHOW/HOST OF THE YEAR
MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
CHORAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
ALBUM/EP OF THE YEAR
BEST MUSIC PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
OUTSTANDING EVENT VENUE OF THE YEAR
OUTSTANDING EVENT MC OF THE YEAR
OUTSTANDING EVENT DJ OF THE YEAR
SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR