The fast rising award scheme in the country was held in Accra on Saturday night with SarkNation and Sarkodie seizing the headlines
The 2020 edition of the 3Music Awards, which also marked the third edition was successfully held at the Fantasy Dome – Trade Fair Centre, Accra on Saturday.
Due to the global pandemic caused by Coronavirus disease, the event was held without audience as a result of the ban on social gathering by president of Ghana H.E Nana Akufo-Addo.
Through video conferencing by the use of Zoom, several acceptance speeches were telecasted while others were also recorded.
Sarkodie, despite being out of the country for almost two months since the country’s boarders have been closed, still grabbed several awards including Male Act of the Year, Rapper of the Year, Best Collaboration of the Year as well as his fans SarkNatives winning Fan Army of the Year.
Shatta Wale who won eleven awards last year, only went home with one award this time, while Stonebwoy snatched the Reggae/Dancehall Artist of the Year.
Shatta Wale’s personal DJ at events DJ Vyrusky was adjudged the Best DJ of the Year, while Kofi Kinaata’s Things Fall Apart song won Song of the Year.
Fameye couldn’t win any award with his Notjing I get banger but his general performance in the year under review earned him the Breakthrough Act of the Year diadem.
Full list of winners:
➖Viral Song of The Year – Kawula Biov (Daavi Ne Ba)
➖Gospel Song of the Year – Celestine Donkor (Agbebolo)
➖Gospel Act of the Year – Diana Hamilton
➖Hiplife Song of the Year – Quamina MP (Amanfuor Girls)
➖Group of the Year – DopeNation
➖Digital Act of the Year – Shatta Wale
➖Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year – J. Derobie (Poverty)
➖Producer of the Year – MOG Beatz
➖Best Female Vocal Performance – Efya (Saara)
➖Best Male Vocal Performance – KiDi (Fakye Me)
➖Fan Army of the Year – SarkNation
➖Hiphop Song of the Year – Kofi Mole (Don’t Be Late)
➖Next Rated Act – Sooreiba
➖Hiplife /Hiphop Act of the Year – Sarkodie
➖Male Act of the Year – Sarkodie
➖Best Collaboration of the Year – Sarkodie ft. Efya (Saara)
➖Highlife Act of the Year – Kuami Eugene
➖Outstanding Achievement Awards – Reggie Rockstone, Dennis Tawiah & Ewurama Badu
➖African Act of the Year – Teni
➖Breakthrough Act of the Year – Fameye
➖DJ of the Year – DJ Vyrusky
➖Female of the Year – Diana Hamilton
➖Highlife Song of the Year – Kofi Kinaata (Things Fall Apart)
➖Album of the Year – Okyeame Kwame (Made In Ghana)
➖Music Video of the Year – Amaarae
➖Life Performer of the Year – Samini
➖Best Rap Performance – Sarkodie (Who Da Man)
➖Afrobeats/Afropop Song of the Year – Kelvyn Boy (Mea)
➖Song of the Year – Kofi Kinaata (Things Fall Apart)