Nine Ghanaian artistes have been nominated in various categories at the 2018 edition of the African Music Industry Awards (AMI).

Rapper Sarkodie leads the pack with three nominations: ‘Best Male Western Artist,’ ‘Best Collaboration’ and ‘Best Rap.’

Stonebwoy, Samini and Shatta Wale were nominated in the ‘Best Dancehall artiste‘ category. Sonnie Badu earned a ‘Best Gospel Male Artiste’ nod.

Efya and Becca were nominated in the ‘Best Female Western Artiste‘ category.

Ebony and Medikal will compete for the ‘Best Female Newcomer‘ and ‘Best Male Newcomer’ awards respectively.

The AMI Awards Afrika (African Music Industry Awards) is a multi-cultural awards scheme with the  purpose of honoring Africans Artists and Musicians, Arts and Cultures, Entertainment Humanitarian Acts, Entertainment Entrepreneurs and Creative Spirit of ordinary people who have captured audiences for generations and challenged our understanding through their arts and works.

AMI Awards Afrika will honor together with Schnaps Universe Inc. and the ESA Foundation the african artists and musicians, african arts and cultures, entertainment leaders, entertainment political figures, dignitaries, celebrities and stars who are pioneers in arts, music, fashion.

Vote for the Ghanaian artistes by clicking on this link.

The 2018 edition of the award ceremony would be held at Serena Hotel, Kampala – Uganda on Saturday 24th March, 2018.