The 2022 edition of the Ghana DJ Awards presents the tightest list yet in the coveted DJ of the Year category.
The nominees include; DJ Faculty, DJ Sly King, DJ Vyrusky, DJ Mic Smith, DJ MJ and DJ Aroma.
In 2021, DJ Vyrusky won the DJ of the Year award. He has won the coveted prize 4 consecutive times. The big question is ‘will he get the topmost on the 5th count?’
DJ Vyrusky leads this year’s nominations with an impressive seven nominations.
They include ‘Afrobeats/Hiplife DJ Of The Year,’ ‘Best DJ – Southern Zone,’ and two nominations in the ‘Artist DJ of the Year,’ and ‘Mixtape Of The Year’ categories.
DJ Mic Smith, another 2021 ‘Best DJ of the Year’ nominee, takes second place with an impressive six nominations.
DJ Sly King, who performed at the 2021 show, got four nominations.
Other notable nominees include; DJ Coleda, who received a nomination in the ‘Best Scratch DJ of the Year’ category.
The awards ceremony produced by Merqury Republic, is slated for Saturday, November 5, at the Silver Star Tower in Accra. It will bring together the best of Ghana and international disc jockeys to celebrate the event with music fans.
The awards scheme being organized by Merqury Republic since its inception has won the hearts of stakeholders in the showbiz industry and music fans alike in Ghana and beyond.
According to the organisers, this year, the Ghana DJ Awards has been designed to bring more excitement to music fans nationwide.
This year’s event will witness live stage performances from some selected celebrated DJs such as DJ Andy Dosty, DJ Aroma, DJ Azonto and a host of others would perform at the event.
The DJs will perform alongside music icons such as Stonebwoy, Kuami Eugene, Obaapa Christy, Keche, AK Songstress among others.
Incredible Zigi and the Afrozig Dance Company, the Militants Dance Group, DJ Xpliph, Deri, Lumi DMR and Vanilla have also been billed to thrill fans at the event which is running under the theme ‘The Greatest’.
The 10th Ghana DJ Awards is sponsored by Orijin, Ebony Condoms, Virtual Sound Lab, Zutron Pharmaceuticals. Ghana DJ Awards is supported by EgoTickets, Dennis Pizza, The Gold Coast Restaurant, Rhythms Africa, Virtual Hub, The Radio Advertising People and Virtual Sound Lab.
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