The highly anticipated Happy Man Bitters – Upper East Music Awards (UEMA) is back for its 2023 edition, and the call for nominations has officially begun. Musicians, artists, and industry professionals from across the Upper East Region are invited to submit their outstanding works for consideration in this prestigious event.
The Upper East Music Awards nominations for 2023 officially kick off on Friday, September 15th, 2023. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to file your nomination form:
Step 1: Visit the Upper East Music Awards website at www.uppereastmusicawards.com.
Step 2: Click on the menu and select the nomination option to access the nomination forms.
Step 3: Carefully review the category definitions to ensure accurate submissions. Attention to detail is key.
Only published works in the year 2022 and 2023 are eligible for submission. Thus, all works from October 1, 2022 to September 30, 2023 should be submitted.
For inquiries and sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
- Phone: 020 358 7217 / 055 433 6551
- Email: [email address]
- Website: www.uppereastmusicawards.com
The 2023 Upper East Music Awards introduces an exciting array of categories to honor the diverse talent within the region’s music industry. From “Gospel Song of the Year” to “Best Rap Performance of the Year,” these awards acknowledge every facet of musical excellence. Additionally, the awards recognize the invaluable contributions of industry players such as DJs, bloggers, sound engineers, and video directors who shape the region’s musical landscape.
Here’s a glimpse of the categories for the 2023 Upper East Music Awards:
- Gospel Song of the Year
- Traditional Artiste of the Year
- Best DJ of the Year
- Record of the Year
- Industry Person of the Year
- Video of the Year
- Hip Hop Song of the Year
- Male Vocalist of the Year
- Female Vocalist of the Year
- Best Group of the Year
- Album of the Year
- Best Collaboration of the Year
- Blogger of the Year
- Sound Engineer of the Year
- UE Music Influencer of the Year
- Best Rap Performance of the Year
- HMB-Most Popular Song of the Year
- Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year
- Best New Act of the Year
- Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of the Year
- Overall Artiste of the Year
- Afrobeat/Afropop Song of the Year
- Digital Artiste of the Year
- Traditional Song of the Year
- Blacklegend Coffee Gin Traditional String Artiste of the Year
- Gospel Artiste of the Year
- Hip Hop Artiste of the Year
- Northern Act of the Year
- Songwriter of the Year
- Video Director of the Year
The Upper East Music Awards not only celebrates the rich musical tapestry and talent within the Upper East Region but also contributes to the cultural and artistic development of the region while elevating the entire Ghanaian music industry. It’s a platform where excellence is recognized, and music takes center stage in celebrating the region’s vibrant creativity.