Organizers of Ghana Music Awards – UK, Alordia Promotions and Westcoast Promotions have announced that the third edition of the Ghana Music Awards-UK which will be held on October 6, 2018 in the United Kingdom is set to give Ghanaian artist both home and abroad to file for their nominations.
Speaking at a press launch on Friday, May 18, at Erata Hotel East-Legon, the organizers mentioned that the nomination for the awards which opens from May 30 and closes on June 30 is based on Ghanaian songs that are doing very well in the United Kingdom.
According to Alordia, songs which will be nominated will be Ghanaian songs popular in the Ghanaian community in the UK, he said that “Your music can do well in Ghana, but if it is not doing well in the UK you are likely not to get nominations. We work with DJ’s in the UK to know which Ghanaian songs are doing well, we monitor social media to also know which songs are doing well.”
He added that the main purpose of the award scheme is to take Ghanaian music outside the shores of the nation.
Alordia stated that on July 13 the nominations will be officially released ahead of the main event.
The organizers admitted that it has not been easy organizing the Ghana music Awards UK and acknowledged the fact that Charter House who is the organizers of Ghana Music Awards are doing a great job.