Stonebwoy has won the “Best Reggae/ Dancehall Artiste” award at the 24th Vodafone Ghana Music Awards held at the Grand Arena, Accra International Conference Center.
This is his fifth win in this category and his second win of the night. The other nominees for this year’s award were Raskuuku, Epixode, Rocky Dawuni, and Samini.
Stonebwoy’s music has gained popularity not only in Ghana but also across Africa and beyond. He has collaborated with several international artists, including Grammy-nominated artiste Jahmiel and American musician Alicia Keys.
The 2023 edition of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards has begun. The event is expected to see numerous talents in the Ghana music industry awarded for their hard work in the year under review.
The superstar recently released 5th Dimension, his first studio collection in three years after the release of Anloga Junction in 2020. The LP uses genres like Afrobeats, reggae, dancehall, Amapiano, and folk. It was heralded by the singles ‘Far Away’ and ‘More of You’.
As for collaborations, Stonebwoy enlists everyone from Nigeria’s Davido, Oxlade, Tiwa Savage to Beninese legend Angélique Kidjo and South African Amapiano progenitor DJ Maphorisa. Others include Shaggy (Jamaica), Dexta Daps (Jamaica) and Mereba (US), and Jaz Karis (UK).