Western Music Awards 22
Western Music Awards 22

Nominees for the 6th edition of the prestigious Western Music Awards have been unveiled by Westline Entertainment, organizers of the annual Western and Western North-based music awards. 

At colorful nominees unveiling ceremony at the Anaji Choicemart in Takoradi on Saturday, 9th July 2022 a total of 30 categories were unveiled by the organizers. 

In addition to the nominees, the unveiling was the announcement of 61OMusic, a California-based Record Label that is also an affiliate of Universal Music as the Official headline sponsor for the 2022 edition of the Western Music Awards.

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The event which was on strictly by invitation attendance had Musicians, Creative Arts, and Media Personalities from Ghana as well as industry players from the region gracing the occasion. 

Amongst the notable people at the nominees and headline sponsor unveiling were Philip Osei Bonsu, host of Ekosiisen, Yaa Amoako Adu, CEO of Apave Ghana Inspection, Mr. Francis Atuahene, CEO of Atuahene Automobile, Highlife legend, Kofi Bentil, Marian Ampon, General Manager of Anaji Choicemart, Lawyer Fiifi Buckman, Saviour Adzika aka Sayvee, CEO of Corporation Foundation. The musicians who were present include Aya Ramzy B, KDM, Vincent Nyarko, Kwesi Swat, Yaw Jus, and Tray Zee, amongst others. 

The organizers of the awards revealed that this year witnessed the highest filing of nominations since the inception of the awards. The total number of nominations at the end of the filing was 318.

In a statement to express proud sponsorship of the awards, Kofi Sonny, the CEO of 61OMusic said his interest in sponsoring the awards stems from his policy to grow with a brand. According to him, he sees the potential of the Western Music Awards and thinks it’ll be a wise investment for any investor to put in money. 

On his part, the CEO of Western Music Awards, Emmanuel Ampaabeng expressed gratitude to the 61O Music team for coming on board and assured them of a good return on investment and fruitful partnership. 

The full list of nominees for this year’s 61OMusic Western Music Awards are:

  • Afropop Song

Afezi Perry – Susu

4mula Energy –  Eeeeiii

Kweysi swat – Ekye

Olushola – Thomas

Fameye – Praise

 Dopenation – Today

  • Album/EP

 Reskew – Sovereignty

Tray Zee  – Harvest

Dopenation – Atta

Tycuun – Success Under Construction

  • Artiste of The Year


Aya RamzyB




  • Best Blogger/ Promoter







  • Brass Band

Nothing late


Rhythm 360

De Pundit

Blue Scout

  • Collaboration

Ayesem one – One sin ft. kwaysi Swat

Keche – Good Mood ft. Fameye

Reign Godz – don’t try me ft. kofi jamar & harper j

Nero X – Shama ft. Kweku Darlington

Dopenation – Zenabu ft. Dancegodlyod

Evidends – Saturday Night ft. Ayesem

  • Entertainment Show

Y-entertainment Podium – Macall Mensah – Y fm

Entertainment Review – Connect Fm – Ato Kwamina Otoo D’gem

Showbiz Extra – Waibe  YB – Owass Fm

Ahosepe review – Sammy De Freshboy – fox fm

  • Ghanaian Song

Mr. Drew – Mood

Black Sherif – Second Sermon

Kuami Eugene – Dollar On You

Fameye – Praise

Ohemaa Mercy – Ote Me Mu ft. MOG

Okyeame Kwame – Yeeko ft. Kuami Eugene

Gyakie – Forever (rmx) ft. Omah Lay

Darkovibes – Je M’appele ft. Divido

Sefa – Echoke

Kwame Yogt – Biibi Besi ft. Kuami Eugene

  • Gospel Artiste

El Manuel



Rhoda Offei

Ewuraba Eesi

  • Gospel Song

 EL Manuel – Yesu Din ft. J-Josh

KDM – Sin

Isaac k Dentu – Your Grace

Rhoda Offei – Maye Kasa

Ewuraba Eesi – The Grace ft. Nero X

Vincent Nyarko – Kyere Me Kwan ft. Naf Kassi

  • Group

 Westside Gang


Anlo Soldiers


  • Highlife Artiste

Afezi Perry

AK Difaya

Kweysi Swat

Naf Kassi

Qwesi Flex


  • Highlife Song

 Adwen K – Tom & Jerry

AK difaya – Too Heavy

Naana Blu –  Nam Pa

Kweysi Swat – In Your Hands

Naf Kassi – Obra

  • Hiplife Artiste

Westside Gang


Aya RamzyB

Snow B

Tray Zee

  • Hiplife song

 Keche – Good Mood ft. Fameye

Aya RamzyB – Jawulay ft. Lennon

Success Wan – Pum Pum ft. Nero X

Evidens – Saturday Night. Ft. Ayesem

Afezi Perry – Snake Underground

Bobo Dada Bee – Logoligi

  • Hiphop Artiste

Origee – P3 Sika

Nemisis Loso – One Day

Ayesem – You Go Wound

Bobo Dada Bee – Skare Dem

Reign Godz – Don’t Try Me

  • Hip-hop Song

 Ayesem – State of Mind

Dhisway – Pentacles

Bobo Dada bee – Skare Dem

Kojo Wadosty – Anthem

Reign Godz – Don’t Try Me ft. Millon Reggie & Harper J

Music Video

Canor – African Women

Vinswag – Dawg Me

Braa Owens – Indebted

KDM – Wo Yie

Naana Blu – Nam Pa

Dopenation – Today

Ewuraba Eesi – The Grace ft. Nero X

Westside Gang – Jealousy ft. Mr Drew

Ayesem – One Sin ft. Kweysi Swat

Nemisis Loso – One Day ft. Kofi Jamar & Whistle

  • New Artiste


Ruth Ackaah-Gyasi


Janaya X

Success Wan


Amoako Belo

Yaw Jus

  • Producer





  • Radio DJ

Dj Wasty Kay – Ahoto Fm

Dj Cash – Skyypower Fm

Dj Ixman – Best Fm

Dj Storm – Beach Fm

Mr X – Ahobrasee Fm

Dj Kenya – Owass Fm

  • Rapper

Aziz Havoc – Nyame

Ayesem – State of Mind

Origee –  Governor

Bobo Dada Bee – Skare Dem

  • Reggae/Dancehall Artiste

Betterdays Gad

Nyame B


  • Reggae/Dancehall Song

 Betterdays Gad – Rich forever

Naana Blu – Dream Boy

Kweysi Swat – Thinking Aloud

Skibrain – Dondoo

Nero x – Shame ft. Kweku Darlington

Nyame B – No More Bad Company ft. Devlon Strap

  • Regional song

 Aya RamzyB – Jawulay ft. Lennon

Evidens – Saturday Night ft. Ayesem

Chichiz   – Morning Devotion

Ewuraba Eesi – The Grace ft. Nero X

Fameye – Praise

Dopenation – Today

  • Song Writer

 Ayesem – One Sin ft. Kweysi Swat

Chichiz – Morining Devotion

Kweysi Swat – Thinking Aloud

Fameye – Praise

Kweysi Swat – In Your Hands

  • Urban Gospel Song

Mykford – M’adze Nyina

EL Manuel – Yesu Din J-Josh

Chichiz – Morning Devotion

Navah – After You Na You

  • Western Diaspora

Kay Bryn

Manni B




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