Joy FM’s DJ Black for the second time has won the BEST DJ OF THE YEAR award at the annual Ghana DJ Awards ceremony, the event organized to award hardworking Ghanaian DJs who have helped in promoting Ghanaian music in many ways.
He beat DJ Champagne, DJ Slim and DJ Mensah to win the topmost award for the 2014 edition of Ghana DJ Awards held on Saturday, February 22 at the National Theater in Accra.
The DSTV and Smirnoff brand ambassador, DJ Black also won for himself Best Male Radio DJ of The Year and Event DJ of the year. Other award-winners on the night include Andy Dosty, Ohemaa, Dr. Pounds, Frankie Taylor, Blakk Rasta, DJ Sarpee and DJ Kess.
The event hosted by Yaw Sakyi witnessed performances from MzVee, Pope Skinny, Stonebwoy, Flowking Stone, Diamond, Screech, Episode, Brinna, Aka Songstress, Hogan and others.
Check the full list of winners…
GOSPEL DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Sapii – Hot FM (Accra)
BEST EVENT DJ – DJ Black
REGGAE/DANCEHALL DJ OF THE YEAR – Blakk Rasta – Hitz FM (Accra)
DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR DJ – DJ Vyrusky – Friday Friends
BEST MUSIC PROMOTER OF THE YEAR – Frankie Taylor – Fox FM
HIGHLIFE DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Andy Dosty – Hitz FM
BEST MOBILE DJ OF THE YEAR – Deejay Foe – Ark Entertainment
DJs’ SONG OF THE YEAR – Dancehall King – Shatta Wale
NIGHT CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Bootie Brown – Twist (Accra)
CAMPUS DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Fro – University 0f Cape Coast
ARTISTE DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Mensa – Sarkodie
MIXTAPE DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Black – Headnod Mix
BEST INTERNATIONAL GHANAIAN DJ – DJ Nana – Canada
HIPLIFE DJ OF THE YEAR (Tie) – DJ Cypher – Obouba FM & DR Pounds – Pluzz FM
BEST FEMALE DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Kess
NIGHT CLUB MC OF THE YEAR – Lyrical – Aphro (Kumasi)
BEST INTERNATIONAL DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Danny Blakk – Jam Afrique (Cote Divoire)
BEST MALE RADIO DJ OF THE YEAR – DJ Black – Joy 99.7FM
BEST FEMALE RADIO DJ OF THE YEAR – Ohemaa – Adom FM
BEST DJ OF THE YEAR DJ – DJ Black
The Ghana DJ Awards was created to celebrate and appreciate the talents of Disc Jockeys (DJs) who promote Ghana music. The Awards is an exciting annual program designed to foster the development of the Ghana music industry by rewarding and celebrating Radio, Mobile and Club Disc Jockeys who have excelled in their fields of endeavor.