Full list of winners for the 2016 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, EL wins artiste of the year...

The 2016 Vodafaone Ghana Music Awards (2016 VGMA) event came off at the Accra International Conference Center on Saturday night with rapper EL emerging as the Overall artiste of the year.

The biggest winners on the night were Sarkodie,Rapper EL, Stonebwoy, Bisa K Dei, and VVIP.

One of Nigeria's biggest act, Wizkid, performed on the night.

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Here is the full list of winners:

Artiste of the Year


Album of the Year

Breakthrough – Bisa Kdei

Vodafone Most Popular Song of the Year

Mansa – Bisa Kdei

Best New Artiste of the Year

Kofi Kinaata

Record of the Year

Bra – Sarkodie ft. Pat Thomas

Best Music Video of the Year

Shelele – EL

Producer of the Year

EL – Mi Naa Bo Po

Best Group of the Year


Best Collaboration of the Year

Skolom – VVIP ft. Sena Dagadu

Best Rapper of the Year

Sarkodie – Hand to Mouth

Best Male Vocalist of the Year

Pat Thomas – Bra

Best Female Vocalist of the Year

MzVee – Hold Me Now

Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of the Year


Hiplife/Hip-hop Artiste of the Year


Highlife Artiste of the Year

Bisa Kdei

Gospel Artiste(s) of the Year

SP Kofi Sarpong

Afro-pop Song of the Year

Mi Naa Bo Po – EL

Hiplife Song of the Year

Ye Wo Krom – Atom

Hip-hop Song of the Year

Hand to Mouth – Sarkodie

Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year

Go Higher – Stonebwoy

Highlife Song of the Year

Mansa – Bisa Kdei

Gospel Song of the Year

Aporsor – Nicholas Omane Acheampong

Songwriter of the Year

Kofi Kinaata – Susuka

African Artiste of the Year



Lifetime Achievement Award

A.B. Crentsil

Best Music for Development


Sound Engineer of the Year


Instrumentalist of the Year

Justice Williams (Shikomey)

Traditional Artiste of the Year

Tesa Music Group

Peace Song of the Year

New Generation Gospel Ministers