Ghanaian afropop, dancehall and reggae artiste, Stonebwoy aka Livingstone Etse Satekla has been adjudged Artiste of the Year at the maiden edition of Ghana Music Awards South Africa.
Stonebwoy warded off competition from fellow artistes like the late Ebony Reigns, Patapaa, Kuami Eugene and his arch nemesis Shatta Wale to emerge the GMA South Africa Artiste of the Year, 2018.
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Stonebwoy is the second Ghanaian to win the Best International Act at the BET Awards. He is also artiste of the Year 2015 at the Ghana Music Awards.
Here are all the winners of the Ghana Music Awards South Africa for the year 2018;
1* LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT – ELDER MIREKU
2* YOUTH EMPOWERMENT PROJECTS – CHOIR MASTER
3* BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT EAST AFRICA – VANESSA EMDEE (TANZANIA)
4* BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT WEST AFRICA – MEDOSKY
5* BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT SOUTHERN AFRICA – BABES WODUMO (SOUTH AFRICA)
6 * BEST MUSIC JOURNALIST / BLOGGER OF THE YEAR – NII ATTAKORAH MENSAH
7 * BEST DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ SWITCH
8 * GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – JOYCE BLESSING
9 * PROMISING ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – MACCASIO
10 * NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – WENDY SHAY
11 * BEST GROUP OF THE YEAR – REGGIE N BOLLIE
12 * HIP-LIFE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – QUATA BUDUKUSU
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13 * BEST RAPPER OF THE YEAR – STRONGMAN BURNER
14 * MOST POPULAR SONG OF THE YEAR – ONE CORNER (PATAPAA)
15 * HIGH LIFE ARTIST OF THE YEAR – KUAMI EUGENE
16 * BEST MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR – KING PROMISE
17 * DANCE HALL ARTIST OF THE YEAR – SHATTA WALE
18 * REGGAE / DANCE HALL SONG OF THE YEAR – EBONY (SPONSOR)
19 * BEST COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR – ARTICLE WAN X PATAPAA (THAT THING)
20 * BEST PRODUCER OF THE YEAR – MASTER GARZY
21 * BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR – CITIZEN WELKINS
22 * ARTIST OF THE YEAR – STONEBWOY
From Ghana CEO Of Zylofon media Nana Appiah Mensah was awarded for his role in the Ghanaian Music Industry and Attractive Mustapha NII Okai Inusah for his contribution in promoting the event.