Two gifted Ghanaian rappers known in showbiz circles as Teephlow and Kwesi Arthur for the first time won their maiden awards at the 2018 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards [VGMA].
The well-attended award scheme held at the Accra International Conference Centre [AICC] witnessed these two nominated in some different categories.
Kwesi Arthur won the Hip-Pop Song Of The Year in by defeating likes of Teephlow, Sarkodie, Kojo Cue and B4bonah.For his part, Lukeman Baidoo aka Teephlow won the Record Of The Year as he becomes the first signed artiste under Spyderlee Entertainment to win VGMA 2018.
Teephlow picked the award on the night, as he thanked Dr. Papa Kwasi Nduom, Kweku Nduom and his label Spyderlee Entertainment for their enormous support to his career.
The Phlowducation art was nominated for three categories specifically Best Rapper Of The Year, Hip Pop Song Of The Year and Record Of The Year which he was crowned the winner for the Record Of The Year.
Below Are Full List Of Winners
Artiste Of The Year – Ebony
The Album Of The Year – Bonyfied (Ebony)
Record Of The Year– State Of The Act (TeePhlow)
Vodafone most popular song of the year– Totally Cheat
Best New Artiste of the Year –Kuami Eugene
African Artiste of the Year – Davido
Best Female Vocalist of the Year – Adina
Best Male Vocalist of the Year – Joe Mettle
Best Music Video – Phamous–George Gyimah(Captain Planet’s Obi agye obi girl video)
Best Group of the Year – Wutah
Best Rapper of the Year – Sarkodie
Best Collaboration of the Year – Shatta Wale (Taking Over)
Reggae/Dance Hall Artiste of the Year – Stonebwoy
Song Writer of the Year – Bullet (Ebony’s Maame Hwe)
Hiplife/Hip-pop Artiste of the Year – Sarkodie
Highlife Artiste of the Year – Kuame Eugene
Gospel Artiste of the Year – Joe Mettle
Highlife Song of the Year – Kidi (Odo)
Afro Pop Song of the Year – Ebony (Sponsor)
Hiplife Song of the Year – Fancy Gadam ft.Sarkodie (Total Cheat)
Reggae Dancehall of the Year – Samini (My Own)
Hip Pop Song of the Year – Kwesi Arthur (Grind day remix)
Gospel Song of the Year – Joe Mettle (Bo noo ni)
2018 VGMA Lifetime Achievement Award – Naa Amanua Dodoo of Wulomei Group
Instrumentalist of the Year – Dominic Quashi
Best Traditional Music Group – Amamreso Music and Dance Ensemble