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GEA-USA: Stonebwoy, Medikal, Kelvyn Boy wins big.

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The third edition of the Ghana Entertainment Awards USA was held last Saturday, June 29 at the Schomburg Center in New York.

The annual event which is organized to celebrate and honor Ghanaian Entertainers in and outside Ghana once again had a successful showdown awarding over 25 entertainers and attended by thousands of Ghanaians.

The event which is aimed at showcasing the achievements of Ghanaian creatives and entertainers who are excelling in various crafts in and outside Ghana, also uses the platform to celebrate and promote Ghanaian talents.

The event was graced by seasoned Ghanaian Artistes and celebrities including Medikal, DJ Mic Smith, Afia Schwarzenegger, Sista Afia, TeePhlow, Alordia, She Baby, Ignace, Fancy Gadam and more.

Check out full list of winners from the 2019 Ghana Entertainment Awards USA.

Best Collaboration – Medikal
Hiplife /rap act – Medikal
Best DJ – Micsmith
Best Event promoter – big 5
Best Actress – Salma Mumin
Best Radio Personality (Male) – Joel Orleans
Best Radio Personality (Female) – Caroline Sampson
Best Entertainer – Afia Schwarzenegger
Best Dancer – Hooliboy
Best Enterpreneur Act- D black
Best Ghana/ Canada Act – Nina Ricchie
Best Male Act – Fancy Gadam
Best Female – Sister Afia
Best Actor – Van Vicker
Best Song – Top Skanka (stonebwoy)
Best Gh/USA comedian – Ms Ayodeley
Best Gh /USA act – Jay Hover
Best Gospel USA – Ann Star
Best New Act – Kelvynboy
Best group – R2bees
Music producer – Garzy
Highlife Act- Akwaboah
Best TV Personality (Female) – Cookie Tee
Best TV Personality (Male) – Abeiku Santana
Best Music Video – Gringo
Best Sports Personality – Thomas Partey
Best African Dj – Dj tunez African Act female – Tiwa savage
African Act Male – Burna boy
Best Ghana USA album – Afroking Nana Nyc
Diaspora- Stormzy
Gh USA new act – Junior US
Ghana USA Dj- RB Nice
Best comedian- Clemento Suarez
Best movie – new Adabraka
Best online radio – Sankofa
Record Label – Lynx Entertainment
Reggae /Dancehall Act- Stonebwoy
Best Gospel – Diana Hamilton
Entertainment blogg – Nkonkonsa
Best Album – Reign
Honorees –
1. Shirley Frimpong Manso
2. Bice Osei Kuffuor
3. Alordia Promotions
4. Ignace Hego

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Over Seventy Individuals, Organizations Nominated For Nima Excellence Awards.

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The organizers of the prestigious Community development awards scheme (Nima Excellence Awards) have announced nominees for the 2019 edition.

The awards are non-voting and awardees are carefully selected by the Award Board in consultation with the event team after nominations. The award board comprises of a member from Ministry of Inner cities and Zongo Development, the Ayawaso Municipal Office, business community, respected and influential person from the community and a member of the organizing team.

The Award category covers academia, business, media, sports, entertainment and arts, politics and community development amongst others.

The award recognizes and rewards significant contributions of individuals, institutions and corporate organizations who have been a global trend or positively made an impact in the catchment area and beyond.

Fifteen individuals and organizations are expected to receive the prestigious crystal plaques. Five other individuals will receive honorary awards for their contribution to the community and national agenda.

The awards night is slated for Saturday, 19th October 2019 at Wembley Sports Complex, Kotobabi.

The Nima Excellence Awards is powered by E1T1 Initiative, Hayaat Studios and Quantum Communications with partnership from Ministry of Inner Cities and Zongo Development and KMN Networt.

For more information visit www.nimaexcellenceaward.com or facebook, Twitter and Instragram @NEAAWARDS1

BELOW IS FULL LIST OF NOMINEES:

BEST JHS SCHOOL
ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN SCHOOL
THE APOSTOLIC HOPE SCHOOL
DE YOUNGSTERS JHS
QUEEN’S ROYAL SCHOOL
HARLEM BRIDGE SCHOOL
37 MILITARY HOSP. SCHOOL
MAAMOBI BETHANY SCHOOL
NEW NATION JHS.
RACHEL SCHOOL COMP
ST. FRANCIS XAVIER SCHOOL

BEST TERTIARY STUDENT
FAIZA SEIDU-ADAM
MUBARAK IDDRISU
NAIMU MOHAMMD

EMERGING BRAND
DORMZY BEAUTY PARLOUR
ORIGINAL NORTHERN BATAKARI (ONB)
BJAY COSMETICS
HIGHVERSION FILMS/ TV
GREEN CONCEPT AFRICA LIMITED
KINGS PRIME MEDIA
ANSAM NATURALS COMPANY LTD
FATASH GH

BUSINESS ORGANIZATION
HOUSE PARTY COMPUTERS
GREEN CONCEPT AFRICA LIMITED
UB PHARMA INC

BUSINESS PERSONALITY
ADIZA ALHASSAN (DORMZY)
BENJAMIN TOKLO (BENASH)
YABAABA MOHAMMED DAWOUD

SPORTS PERSONALITY
ABDUL MANAF NURUDEEN
RAFATU INUSAH
MICKY SADDIQ
FARIDA ABUBAKAR IDDRISU
MAJEED ASHIMERU

CREATIVE ARTS PERSONALITY
AYISHATU ISSAH
SHAIBU ABDULAI
JANET AYI
NUHU ALI
ALEX ANAZ DUUT
FATI SANI

ENTERTAINMENT PERSONALITY /GROUP
SADIQ TECHNIC
RUDEBWOY RANKING
TRUE PRICHEZ
LEETY
FRICTION
EFO RED
RICHMOND KORANTENG
MIYAKI
FAISAL MOHAMMED

YOUTH ACTIVIST
HAJIA ASMAU AYUB
ZAKIYU IDDRIS TINDANNAYIL
SAEED MAHMOUD JAJAH
FAIZA SEIDU-ADAM
ABDUL GAFFAR SALIFU

NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION (NGO)
RAYUWA FOUNDATION
VISION FOR ALTERNATIVE DEVELOPMENT (VALD)
EID FITR FAMILY FUN FAIR
HAND TO HOLD FOUNDATION
INITIATIVE FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
NIMA CARES FOUNDATION

NIMA DIASPORA PERSONALITY
MUSAH HARUNA (FRICTION)
HASHIM HARUNA
MR.MUSAH TRAWILL

MEDIA PERSONALITY
NABIL AHMED RUFAI
AYISHATU ZAKARIA ALI
ALIMATU AWUDU ESHAU

INFLUENTIAL PERSONALITY
KADA FAISEL
ALHAJI ABDUL RAZAK TOURE
MOHAMMED JIJII ALIFOE
MOHAMMED AWUDU
AMADU MOHAMMED
ISSAH ALI (ISSAH WONDER)
ISAAH ABDULAI AFUGU
YABAABA MOHAMMED DAWOUD

PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
ALHAJI ABDUL SALAMU AMADU
ISSAH ALI
YABAABA MOHAMMED DAWOUD
ABUBAKAR ALHASSAN

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Fameye, Medikal, Samini, 6 Others To Perform At GMA UK – 2019.

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Several Ghanaian and UK-based hiplife, dancehall, Afro-pop and highlife artistes are billed to perform at the 4th edition of the Ghana Music Awards (GMA) UK headlined by the High Grade Family CEO, Samini.

The awards ceremony is slated for October 5th from 7pm to 2am at The Discovery Centre (Jenkins Lane, Barking IG11 OAD, inside the Showcase Cinema in Beckton, London)

Known to be one of the most patronised and exciting events on the entertainment event calendar in UK, Ghana Music Awards UK has attracted a record attendance of both Ghanaians and other Africans for the last two years.

The event, which is being organised by Alordia Promotions in partnership with West Coast Promotions, is expected to attract a large number of stakeholders, including international artistes from Africa, Europe and United States.

Some other top-ranking Ghanaian artistes billed to rock the event are Samini, Wendy Shay, Fameye, Article Wan, Medikal, Quamina MP, Maccasio, Duke and the Bobolebobo hitmaker, Evangelist I.K Aning.

Other performances on the night will be from comedians Kalybos and Bismark the Joke among others.

The awards ceremony will have over 20 categories like African artiste of the year, song of the year, gospel artiste of the year, new artiste of the year, music producer of the year, best music video of the year and best group of the year.

Others are best rapper of the year, hiplife song of the year, highlife song of the year, highlife artiste of the year, most popular song of the year, reggae/dancehall song of the year, reggae/dancehall artiste of the year, Afrobeats artiste of the year and best collaboration of the year.

The rest are album of the year, artiste of the year, best UK-based group, best UK-based Afrobeats artiste, best UK gospel song, best UK gospel artiste, best UK-based music video, UK-based Ghanaian international artiste and UK-based Ghanaian producer of the year.

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AEA-USA’19: George Britton, Keche, Others Gain Nomination At This Year’s Edition Of The Awards Ceremony.

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Chief Executive Officer of a Ghanaian based tenacious news & showbiz website which drives focus on Music, Fashion, Movies, Events; georgebritton.com (Georgebrittongh), Mr. George Mensah Britton has been nominated for the category of the pre-eminent blogger – “Best Blogger&Influencer” in Africa at the yet to be staged African Entertainment Awards – USA.

The authentic astute media personality's soft and hard news online portal will be competing against a host of both local and international news sites, bloggers and entertainment performing artiste including Sarkodie, Samini, Stonebwoy. Multiple Awards winning music group, Keche who has proven to be the best music duo also chalked a nomination in the “Hottest Group of The Year” category.

Click https://www.africanentertainmentawards.org/vote-for-your-best-nominees-aeausa-2019/best-blogger-influencer-2019/ to vote for georgebritton.com

Click www.africanentertainmentawards.org/vote-for-your-best-nominees-aeausa-2019/hottest-group-2019/ to vote for Keche.

The African Entertainment Awards, USA (AEAUSA) is slated for October 19, 2019 at 06.00 pm and will be hosted by a stand-up comedian, Radio presenter, TV Personality, Local and International comedian, he’s ranked amongst top respected comedians in Africa, Eric Omondi and Ugandan actor, Tourism ambassador, Event host, business woman, Philanthropist and a Beauty queen, Anita Fabiola at the Kupfrian Hall, Jim Wise Theater, NJIT. Newark, New Jersey.

African Entertainment Awards, USA (AEAUSA) has honored African’s excellence since 2015. The event is held annually in New Jersey, with AEA-USA presenting over 30 awards during the two-day event. And is the only award giving body to honor practitioners across all crafts and industry sectors, including Entertainment, Enterprenuership and Community Leadership.

www.georgebritton.com is a tenacious lifestyle, News and Entertainment website which drives focus on Events, Fashion, Nightlife, Music etc. It is also dedicated to providing up to the minute news updates (Live Feeds) on event happenings mainly Corporate Events including Meetings, Incentives, Exhibitions and Conferences as well as Entertainment Events including music concerts, fairs, festivals, fashion shows, award functions, celebrity nights, beauty pageants, stage shows etc.

www.georgebritton.com which is a subsidiary of GB_Interactive also develops integrated and robust Social Media campaigns using social networking sites, online video and mobile media to engage with customers and clients.

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BET HIP POP AWARDS’19: Sarkodie Nominated For The “Best International Flow” Category.

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Celebrated and multiple awards winning rap/hip pop artiste, Michael Owusu Addo, Known within the entertainment circles as, Sarkodie has been nominated for the category of the "Best International Flow" at the 2019 edition of the Black Entertainment Tv (BET) Hip Pop Awards ceremony.

Slated for October 8, 8 pm EST on BET at the Atlanta’s Cobb Energy Center after vacationing in Miami for the last two years, the Ghanaian born rapper will be competing against a host of other illustrious rappers, including Falz (Nigeria), Ghetts (U.K.), Kalash (France), Lil Simz (U.K.), Nasty C (South Africa) and Tory Lanez (Canada).

This category is the newest addition to the prestigious awards scheme, since its inception, and proven to be the most valuable African best rapper within the last one decade of the hip pop genre, Sarkodie will be expecting to beat his genre colleagues to emerge victorious as the Best International Flow.

Meanwhile, after besting his peers with eight nominations in 2018, this year, Drake slides into third place with seven, allowing Cardi B to lead the pack with double-digit honors.

After notching four wins at last year’s festivities, Cardi looks to clinch more victories this time around with her 10 nominations including MVP of the Year, hot ticket performer, hustler of the year, best collab, single of the year, made-you-look award, and two nods for the best hip-hop video, & sweet 16 categories.

Though Cardi didn’t deliver her sophomore album in 2019, she stayed busy slinging out Hot 100 bangers in “Money,” “Press” and “Please Me.”

There’s a three-way tie for second as DJ Khaled, Travis Scott and J. Cole each nab eight nominations. Despite his passing earlier this year, Nipsey Hussle pulls away with a handful of nods, netting five. As for newcomers, Megan Thee Stallion snags five, while DaBaby closes shop with four.

Check full nominations list below;

Best Hip-Hop Video

21 Savage - "A Lot" Feat. J. Cole

Cardi B - "Money"

City Girls - "Twerk" Feat. Cardi B

DaBaby - "Suge"

Meek Mill - "Going Bad" Feat. Drake

Travis Scott - "Sicko Mode" Feat. Drake

Hot Ticket Performer

Cardi B

DaBaby

Drake

Megan Thee Stallion

The Carters

Travis Scott

Album of the Year

Travis Scott - Astroworld

Meek Mill - Championships

Lizzo - Cuz I Love You

DJ Khaled - Father of Asahd

Tyler, The Creator - Igor

Dreamville - Revenge of the Dreamers 3

Video Director of the Year

Benny Boom

Bruno Mars, Florent Dechard

Calmatic

Dave Meyers

Eif Rivera

Travis Scott

Lyricist of the Year

2 Chainz

Drake

J. Cole

Meek Mill

Nipsey Hussle

YBN Cordae

MVP of the Year

Cardi B

DJ Khaled

Drake

J. Cole

Megan Thee Stallion

Nipsey Hussle

Producer of the Year

DJ Khaled

London On Da track

Metro Boomin'

Mustard

Swizz Beatz

Tay Keith

Best Collab, Duo or Group

21 Savage Feat. J. Cole - "A Lot"

Cardi B & Bruno Mars - "Please Me

DJ Khaled Feat. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend - "Higher"

Lil Baby & Gunna - "Drip Too Hard"

Lil Nas X Feat. Billy Ray Cyrus - "Old Town Road (Remix)"

Travis Scott Feat. Drake - "Sicko Mode"

Single of the Year

"Act Up"  - Produced by EarlThePearll (City Girls)

"Big Ole Freak" - Produced by LilJuMadeDaBeat (Megan Thee Stallion)

"Money" - Produced by J. White Did It (Cardi B)

"Old Town Road (Remix)" - Produced by YoungKio (Lil Nas X Feat. Billy Ray Cyrus)

"Sicko Mode" - Produced by Rogét Chahayed, CuBeatz, OZ, Hit-Boy & Tay Keith (Travis Scott Feat. Drake)

"Suge" - Produced by Pooh Beatz & JetsonMade (DaBaby)                            

Best New Hip-Hop Artist

Blueface

DaBaby

Lil Nas X

Megan Thee Stallion

Roddy Ricch

YBN Cordae

Best Mixtape

Jack Harlow - Loose

Kevin Gates - Luca Brasi 3

Megan Thee Stallion - Fever

Roddy Ricch - Feed Tha Streets II

Wiz Khalifa & Curren$y - 2009

YBN Almighty Jay, YBN Cordae & YBN Nahmir - YBN: The Mixtape

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse

21 Savage - "Wish Wish" ( DJ Khaled Feat. Cardi B & 21 Savage)

Cardi B – "Clout" (Offset Feat. Cardi B)

Cardi B – "Twerk" (City Girls Feat. Cardi B)

J. Cole - "A Lot" (21 Savage Feat. J Cole)

Rick Ross - "Money in the Grave" (Drake Feat. Rick Ross)

Rick Ross - "What's Free" (Meek Mill Feat.Jay-Z & Rick Ross)

Impact Track

21 Savage - "A Lot" Feat. J. Cole

DJ Khaled - "Higher" Feat. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend

J. Cole - "Middle Child"

Kap G - "A Day Without a Mexican"

Lizzo - "Tempo" Feat. Missy Elliott

Youngboy Never Broke Again - "I Am Who They Say I Am" Feat. Quando Rondo & Kevin Gates

DJ of the Year

Chase B

DJ Drama

DJ Envy

DJ Esco

DJ Khaled

Mustard

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style)

Cardi B

DJ Khaled

French Montana

Meek Mill

Rick Ross

Travis Scott

Best Hip-Hop Online Site/App

All Hip-Hop

Complex

HotNewHipHop

The Shade Room

WorldStar

XXL

Hustler of the Year

Cardi B

DJ Khaled

Jay-Z

Nipsey Hussle

Rick Ross

Travis Scott

Best International Flow

Falz (Nigeria)

Ghetts (U.K.)

Kalash (France)

Lil Simz (U.K.)

Nasty C (South Africa)

Sarkodie (Ghana)

Tory Lanez (Canada)

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