The 6th annual Ghana DJ Awards, held over the weekend at the Accra International Conference Centre, has seen Starr Drive’s Vyrusky (Kofi Amoako), maintain his spot as Overall Best DJ of the Year, after annexing the crown at the 2017 edition.

The popular jockey/ musician, who also works as official DJ for dancehall singer, Shatta Wale,  was also awarded Greater Accra DJ of the Year, as well as DJ/ Artiste Collaboration of the Year for Adwenfi (which -recently became the first song by a Ghanaian DJ to record over 1 million views on YouTube). The song features Kuami Eugene and Shatta Wale.

Other big winners on the night, which seeks to honour high performing DJs for their contribution towards music promotion in the country, include Hitz FM’s King Lagazee, DJ Advicer, DJ Switch, Vision DJ, among others.

Graced by a host of industry players and teeming music lovers, the night saw performances from “One Corner” man, Patapaa, Dj Mic Smith, DJ Nyce GH, Mzvee KiDi, young Dj Switch, rapper Kwaw Kese amongst others.


Full list of winners below:

Best DJ – Greater Accra Region

Best DJ – Ashanti Region

Best DJ – Brong Ahafo Region

Best DJ – Volta Region

Best DJ – Central Region

Best DJ – Northern Region

Best DJ – Upper East Region

Best DJ – Upper West Region

Best DJ – Western Region

Best DJ – Eastern Region


DJ/Artist Collaboration of the Year

Artiste DJ Of The Year

Discovery Of The Year

Scratch DJ Of The Year

Record Promoter Of The Year

Best Event DJ of the Year

Best Campus DJ Of the Year

Gospel DJ Of The Year

Best HighLife DJ Of The Year

Best Hip Life DJ Of The Year

Reggae/Dancehall DJ Of The Year

Best Pub DJ Of The Year

DJs’ Song Of The Year

Best Female DJ Of The Year

Best Male Radio DJ Of The Year

Best Female Radio DJ Of The Year

Best Night Club DJ Of The Year

Best MC/Hypeman Of The Year

Best Video Jockey Of The Year

Mixtape Of The Year

Best Mobile DJ Of The Year

Scratch DJ Of The Year

Best International Ghanaian DJ

Best International DJ Of the Year

Overall Best DJ Of The Year

Life Time Achievement Award


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