The 3Music Awards nominations list is out and fans cannot keep calm on who will take home the most awards on March 30. Many acts are going head-to-head after bagging the same number of nominations.
In the world of dancehall, the race for who wins more awards will play a major role on the scorecards of the Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy rivalry, after the two carried 10 nominations each, the highest in the list.
In the ‘Hiplife Song of the Year’ category, Shatta Wale’s name was absent but the Bhim Nation president, Stonebwoy, got nominated for his song ‘Dirty Enemies’ a collaboration with Baby Jet.
Shatta Wale also got nominated in the ‘Video of the Year’ and ‘Viral Song of the Year’ categories where Stonebwoys name was also absent.
However, the duo face-off directly in eight categories, ‘Reggae/Dancehall Song’, ‘Reggae/Dancehall Act of the Year’, ‘Afrobeats Song of ’, Song of the Year of the Year’, ‘Album of the Year’, ‘Music Man of the Year’, ‘Fan Army and Digital Act of the Year’.
Kwesi Arthur, following a stellar year in 2018, bagged nine nominations beating Ghana’s finest rapper Sarkodie, who carried eight nominations.
‘Tokyo’ singer King Promise followed keenly with seven nominations.
Two acts, who in a few years have won the hearts of Ghanaians with their dynamic styles, Kidi and Kuami Eugene, took five nominations each, competing directly in all the categories including ‘Music Man of the Year’.
Gospel singer, Patience Nyarko, topped the females with six nominations followed by the ‘Too Late’ singer Adina with five.
See full nominations list here
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