Stonebwoy as everybody knows him but was born and named as Livingston Etse Satekla who is a music maker in Ghana and the CEO/founder of BHIM Nation have set the first ever record in Ghana among his fellow artistes.
As we all know in Ghana; let me say Africa or world-wide every artist is rank by the type of awards, how many he or she is having. In Ghana for the past years Sarkodie has been given that due respect, apart from his other good qualities. His still the Highest in Ghana tho
To bring back the dead, Sarkodie was the first Ghanaian to grab BET Awards which made him top of all his fellows in the Ghana Music Industry, buh in most songs of Sarkodie he is still waiting to be nominated for Grammies. Not to base this particular post on Sarkodie let’s go through some Awards Stonebwoy has won for the past years. Since he is the one next, setting the new records here in Africa.
STONEBWOY’S AWARD LIST
Stonebwoy so far has released three great albums, his first album Grade 1 which introduced him to alot of us in 2012. Later came with Necessary Evil which won the BASS Album of the year in 2015. Currently he release Epistles Of Mama (EOM) which he featured a lot of International Artist and made one of the biggest Reggae Albums on itunes. He has featured most of the reggae dancehall legendary artist still living and have remix the songs of most dead ones.
Not to limit Stonebwoy as a reggae dancehall artist, he is one of the Ghanaian Artist with most awards and should be given that due respect.
In 2015 stonebwoy got on top of his game by winning himself Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) with Necessary Evil Album.
After VGMA he then got the link up to be nominated for BET. And won the Best International Art in the same year.
To talk of these, 2015 was Stonebwoy’s year, he was also awarded as the Best Reggae Dancehall Video at the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA).
He continued in 2016 by winning three 3 Awards on the 4syte Music Video Awards.
He couldn’t stop, He took off by winning the Most Promising Act Awards at the International Reggae and World Music Award (IRAWMA) in the same year 2016
2017 stonebwoy surprised everybody again by taking the Best Reggae Dancehall Artists of the year at the VGMA. He has set a record at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) by winning the Reggae Dancehall Artist continuous 4 years in a roll.
In 2018 Stonebwoy was honoured for his generous contribution to Tourism Art & Entertainment by the Alumni University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA)
Since the fire can’t stop burning Stonebwoy in 2018 won the AFRIMA again for being the Best Reggae Dancehall Artist in Africa.
Here is the new trend as nobody has done before, Stonebwoy has become the first African Dancehall Artist to win the Nickelodeon’s kids Choice Award 2019 (KCA) for being the favourite African Star.
Currently in Ghana as the VGMA nominees list have been released; Stonebwoy has gotten 9 nominations and we are waiting to see how many he is going to grab.
Ok so in summary there you have it, All the Relevant Award list from the start of Stonebwoy to date. You can judge for yourself who is who, Is Stonebwoy the Biggest Artist in Ghana now? I leave it for you to judge. Please leave your comments below.