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King Promise Wins Best Afropop/Afrobeat Artiste of the Year at VGMA 2023

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The 24th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) was a night of celebration for King Promise, as he emerged victorious in the highly competitive category of Best Afropop/Afrobeat Artiste of the Year. This award comes after the singer was snubbed in other categories at the same event.

King Promise, whose real name is Gregory Bortey Newman, has been making waves in the Ghanaian music industry since 2017, when he released his hit single “Oh Yeah”. Since then, he has released several other hit songs, collaborating with big names like Nigerian artist Wizkid and Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie.

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The announcement of his win was made by AJ Sarpong and the Deputy Ambassador of the EU to Ghana. King Promise was up against tough competition, including Camidoh, Gyakie, Kidi, Wendy Shay, and Kelvyn Boy.

In his acceptance speech, read by Nana Ama Mcbrown on his behalf, King Promise thanked his fans and everyone who has supported him on his musical journey. This win is a testament to his hard work and dedication to the craft.

For the most part, the VGMA is one of the biggest music awards ceremonies in Ghana, celebrating the best in Ghanaian music. Organized by Charterhouse Ghana, the event has been running since 2000, and features performances from some of Ghana’s biggest musical acts, as well as award presentations to deserving musicians and industry players.

King Promise’s win is a significant milestone in his career, cementing his place as one of the top musicians in Ghana. He is expected to continue making waves in the music industry, with his fans and well-wishers eager to see what he has in store for them in the coming months and years.

Berla Mundi, a popular Ghanaian TV personality, also expressed her excitement on Twitter, congratulating King Promise on his win. This win is a testament to the power of hard work, dedication, and talent in the music industry, and we can only expect more great things from King Promise in the future.

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