This year’s edition of the Ghana DJ Awards has been launched at a ceremony held at the MJ Grand Hotel at East Legon in Accra last Friday.
The event, aimed at promoting and rewarding the best achieving Ghanaian radio, night club and ‘recognised’ mobile DJ, is being orgaised by Merqury Republic Events.
At the launch, the organisers announced that this year’s edition of the awards will take place on Friday, March 18 at the Accra International Conference
Centre (AICC) in Accra.
According to Merqury Quaye, chief executive officer of Merqury Republic Events, the Ghana DJ Awards, which is expected to attract all the stakeholders in the creative industry, among others, would witness performances from some selected award-winning Ghanaian artistes and DJs.
He added that this year’s event which will be different from the previous event and it will reward hardworking DJs in some 23 categories.
Merqury Quaye promised that the event would bring together the best of Ghana and international DJs to celebrate the event with music fans, adding that a number of measures had been put in place to make the event extraordinary.
DJ Black of Joy FM tops it all with five nominations, and the likes of DJ Vyrusky, Andy Dosty, among others, had multiple nominations.
By George Clifford Owusu