YFM has launched its highly anticipated Y-Rated Awards at its studios in Accra to award musicians in the Ghanaian industry forming 12 highly competitive categories.
The categories are Gospel song of the Year, Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year, Highlife Song of the Year, Afro Pop Song of the Year, Group of the Year, Rap Song of the Year, Best Collaboration Song of the Year, African Song of the Year, New Song of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year and the new addition to signify the 12th anniversary of YFM New Artist of the year.
The awards scheme comes as part of activities to mark YFM’s 12th anniversary which falls in this month November. YFM is rated as Ghana’s number one urban-youth radio station that has over the years provided quality content and entertainment for the Ghanaian populace.
The unveiling of nominees for the 12 award categories saw artistes both in the Ghanaian and African music scene grab spots for the awards.
Entries for the various categories came from the staff of the Y-Triangle of Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi, and were trimmed by the awards committee.
Speaking on behalf of the managers of Y-triangle about the Y Rated Awards, Timothy Karkari Director of GMABC said, “Last year’s event was to celebrate our 11th Anniversary, hence we had 11 categories. This year we have 12 categories because it has been 12 years of serving the youth of Ghana. The Y Rated awards scheme is 100% people’s awards. Visit our website and vote for your favourite to win, the power is in your hands’’ he charged.
He also said that loyal listeners of YFM and fans of the nominated musicians can vote online through YFM’s website www.yfmghana.com and all digital platforms starting from 16th November to 23rd November 2020 to help crown their favourite musicians as winners.
Go ahead and vote now