There are quite some new faces of winners at the 2017 edition of the Ghana DJ Awards which came of last Saturday night at the Silver Star Tower in Accra.
The new award winners cemented their places as the best in entertainment when it comes to the various music mixing, promotion and other music related sequences.
Whilst the night saw DJ Vyrusky emerged as the night’s biggest winner. He won the ‘Artiste DJ of the Year’, ‘Best Event DJ’ and the ‘Best DJ – Greater Accra’ and Overall Best DJ, DJ Black, who has won the Overall Best DJ of the Year award on four consecutive occasions, however, was crowned Best Male Radio DJ.
Regional wise, host of Ghana’s Big 6 Cypher, DJ Bibini who recently released his new single titled: “Thank You” was crowned the Best DJ – Western Region.
KNUST Campus based DJ, Jojo Naizer also emerged as the Best Campus DJ on the night.
Other winners includes: King Lagazee who was adjudged Raggae/Dancehall DJ of the Year, Andy Dosty took home Best Highlife DJ of the Year while veteran DJ, Azigiza Jnr received the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Best Female Radio DJ award went to Ohemaa Woyeje while Best Female DJ award went to DJ Nyce.
Check out the full list of winners below.
Western Region – DJ Bibini
Greater Accra Region – DJ Vyrusky
Volta Region – DJ Cyril
Brong-Ahafo Region – DJ Shaker
Eastern Region – DJ Police
Northern Region – DJ Kofi
Ashanti Region – Mr. Kaxtro
Upper West Region – DJ Tobile
Central Region – DJ Poppa
Best Male Radio DJ – DJ Black (Joy 99.7 FM)
Female Radio DJ – Ohemaa Woyegye (Adom 106.3 FM)
Best Campus DJ – JoJo Neizer (KNUST)
Best Night Club DJ – DJ Mic Smith (Twist – Accra)
Pub DJ of the Year – DJ Kiss (Purple Pub)
Mobile DJ/Sound System of the Year – Max Entertainment
DJ Song of the Year – Grind by DJ Vision ft. A.I
Gospel DJ – Jay Smoke (Gh One TV)
Best Highlife DJ of the Year – Andy Dosty
Best Hiplife DJ – Papa Bills
Scratch DJ – DJ Base
Best Club MC – MC Lyrical
Artist DJ – DJ Vyrusky (Shatta Wale)
Best DJ / Artist Collaboration of the Year – Vision DJ ft. A.I (Grind)
Best Female DJ – DJ Nyce
Best Music Promoter – DJ Advicer
Best International Non-Ghanaian DJ – DJ Divalash
Discovery DJ of the Year – DJ Kevin
Best Video Jockey – DJ Xpliph
Best International Ghanaian DJ – DJ Akua
Raggae/Dancehall DJ of the Year – King Lagazee
Mixtape DJ of the Year – DJ X (I Am Mixtape Vol.1)
Best Event DJ – DJ Vyrusky (Ghana Rocks)
Overall Best DJ of the Year – DJ Vyrusky
Lifetime Achievement Award – Azigiza Jnr.