The 11th edition of the Central Music Awards took place at Glitz City Hotel in Cape Coast with a Classy Black Carpet hosted by Effua Nkoso. The event begun with a magnificent Brass Music opening challenge between Adom Mysterious Band and Cape Vibes Band.
The main event night which had about 2000 attendees was hosted by MC Deefio with support from Effua Nkoso as Co-MC. The big night had trilling and electrifying performances from the Smelling Good Geng, Kojo Vypa, Quarmy Zaggy, Mr. Fantastic, Yaw Black, Emogy, Loyce, AmWan, Goddy Wan, Bassaw, and other great live band performances from Emintzimadze Band and Cape Vibes Band.
Heritage Promotions saw to the presentation of 42 Awards to Musicians, Industry players and Stakeholders for their Hard work and immense contribution to the creative industry in the region.
“Fine Boy” hitmaker, Orkortor Perry was crowned the Artitse of the Year for the 2022 edition of the Central Music Awards. Legendary Ambassadar Da Sada received a Lifetime Achievement Award for his unflinching support to the Industry and paving way for the current musicians in the region.
Other renowned personalities and stakeholders who were honored during the big night include Hon. Kingsley Kofi Karikari Bondzie, Deputy CEO for Coastal Development Authority, Nana Obokese Ampah, the Apagyahene of Asebu Traditional Area, Uncle Ato Trustworthy, Sammy Flex, Dr. Pounds and Nhyiraba Kojo.From the glitz and glams on the Black Carpet to the electrifying performances on the Kanin stage, the event saw in attendance top Government officials, Traditional Rulers, Corporate Business personalities, Media Personalities, Industry players, Nominees and music Lovers.
Below is the full list of winners at the Central Music Awards 2022
ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Orkortor Perry
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Ambassadar Da Sada
HERITAGE OUTSTANDING MUSIC PERSONALITY – Nyhiraba Kojo
HERITAGE OUTSTANDING MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – Uncle Ato Trustworthy
HERITAGE OUTSTANDING MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – Dr Pounds
HERITAGE OUTSTANDING CHIEF PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – Nana Obokese
HERITAGE OUTSTANDING MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – Sammy Flex
HERITAGE OUTSTANDING PERSONALITY – Kingsley Kofi Karikari Bondzie
SONG WRITER OF THE YEAR – JAY BABA
AFROPOP SONG OF THE YEAR – Joemexx Ft Dube Ari – Struggle
INTERNATIONAL ACT OF THE YEAR – New Vision 244
BEST FANBASE OF THE YEAR – Cat Nation – Tallybo
BEST EP/ALBUM OF THE YEAR – Mr. Lova EP – Quarme Zaggy
SONG OF THE YEAR – Moe – Kojo Vypa
LIVE BAND OF THE YEAR – Emintsimadze Band
BEST CAMPUS MC OF THE YEAR – MC Fareeda
BEST CAMPUS ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Miss A Jay
BEST PUB/NIGHT CLUB OF THE YEAR – Truth Pub
BEST MASQUERADE GROUP OF THE YEAR – Adzepa Masquerade
BEST BRASS BAND OF THE YEAR – Adom Mysterious Band
BEST PRODUCER OF THE YEAR – Liugee Beatz
MUSIC OF THE YEAR – Boabis – Soul Mate
DANCEHALL SONG OF THE YEAR – Mr. Fantastik – Good Loven
REGGAE SONG OF THE YEAR – Mr. Fantastik
FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR – Loyce
BEST SOND ENGINEER OF THE YEAR – King Odyssey
GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Adjoa Praiz
BEST RAPPER OF THE YEAR – 2 Feet
BEST COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR – How Far Bru – 2 Feet Ft. Taboo x Size Zero
NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Blark Tana
EMERGING ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Denzel White
GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR – Maa Fausty – Nkwagye Nyankopong
FEMALE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Ama Nova