God’s Family Music Ministry (Praise with one voice) has launched the maiden gospel awards show dubbed “Praise Achievement Awards.” in Accra.
The awards seek to recognise, unearth, spotlight, encourage and celebrate entertainers and entertainment industry players, who have distinguished themselves in the practice of their art and in their chosen fields of endeavour and honour Gospel musicians, producers in the country.
The Awards scheme comes with 25 categories.
The launch of the event was graced by the heavy presence of a number of celebrated gospel music icons, the media, and individuals as well as sponsors of the awards.
Some gospel artists who graced the ceremony included Tagoe Sisters, Cwesi Oteng, Rev. Yawson, Mary Ghansah, MOG, SP Kofi Sarpong, Joe Mettle, and a host of others.
There were also some song ministrations from some emerging and upcoming gospel singers.
The award ceremony is being arranged by God’s family Music Ministry (Praise with one voice) in partnership with Praise TV.
Speaking at the ceremony, Timothy Bentum Yeboah, Manager of Praise TV and Board member of the awards scheme said the maiden edition of the event is set to promote excellence and give recognition to artists in the gospel music industry in Ghana.
“It is also meant to create a platform that will facilitate a smooth working relationship between Ghanaian gospel artists and their counterparts in other parts of the world to boost collaborations.”
He noted that the reality show sought to create a platform for upcoming artists to launch their gospel music careers and also link them to resources that include efficient production teams to work with.
The renowned man of God added that the reality show will also create opportunities for music tutors who will help the artiste push their skills.