Sarkodie, Others Honoured At 3 Music Awards


Celebrated rapper/hip hop artiste, Sarkodie, won five awards at this year’s edition of 3 Music Awards held last Saturday.

Organized by 3 Music Network, the awards ceremony was held to honour Ghanaian music icons for their commitment, hard work and commitment in their music career.

The Tema-based rapper also took home Hip Hop/Hiplife Act of the Year award, Music Man of the year, Fan Army of the Year, Best Rap Performance and Best Collaboration Award.

The event saw highlife/hiplife artiste, Kofi Kinaata, taking home two awards—Song of the Year and Highlife Song of the Year awards. He won both awards with his hit song, ‘Things Fall Apart’.

Popular dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, grabbed Digital Act of the Year award while Stonebwoy won Reggae/Dancehall Act of the Year award.

Female gospel artiste, Diana Hamilton, also took home the Gospel Act of the Year and the Female Act of the Year awards.

Afro beat singer, Efya, was honoured with the Best Female Vocalist award.

Because of the ban on public gatherings due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the awards ceremony was held with no audience and streamed on JoyPrime and other social media pages.

Here is the full list of winners:

Song of the Year – ‘Things Fall Apart’, Kofi Kinaata

Reggae/Dancehall Act of the Year – Stonebwoy

Best Rap Performance – Sarkodie

Afro beat/afro pop performance – ‘Mea’ by Kelvyn Boy

Viral Song of the Year – ‘Kawoula’ – Daavi Ne Ba ft Patapaa

Gospel Song Of The Year – Celestine Donkor – Agbebolo (Bread of life)

Video of the Year – Ama Rae – ‘Like It’

Album of the Year – ‘Made in Ghana’ by Okyeame Kwame

Gospel Act of the Year – Diana Hamilton

Hiplife Song of the Year – ‘Amanfour Girls’ by Quamina MP

Group of the Year – DopeNation

Digital Act of the Year – Shatta Wale

Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year – ‘Poverty’ by J Derobie

Highlife Song of the Year – ‘Things Fall Apart’ by Kofi Kinaata

Producer of the Year – MOG

Best Male Vocal Performance – Kidi

Best Female Vocal Performance – Efya with ‘Saara’

Hip Hop Song of the Year – ‘Don’t Be Late’ – Kofi Mole

Fan Army of the Year – SarkNation

Next Rated Act – Soorebia

Hiplife/Hip Hop Artiste of the Year – Sarkodie

Music Man of the Year – Sarkodie

Best Collaboration of the Year – ‘Saar’ by Sarkodie ft. Efya

Live Performer of the Year – Samini

Highlife Act of the Year – Kuami Eugene

African Act of the Year – Teni/Nigeria

Dj of the Year – DJ Vyrusky

Outstanding Achievement Award Winners – Reggie Rockstone, Ewurama Badu and Dennis (Akwaaba UK)

Breakthrough Act of the Year – Fameye