Standing to win the titles of Hip Life/Hip Hop Artiste of the Year; Vodafone Song of the Year for his feature on Castro’s Seihor; Hip-Life Song of the Year for both Personal Person and Seihor; Best Music Video of the Year for Setewaa D3nky3 and; two nominations in the Best Collaboration category, for Personal Person, D-Black Ft. Castro, and Seihor, Castro Ft. D-Black; D-Black has proved himself to be one of Africa’s most versatile and magnetic artists.
No stranger to awards, D-Black was awarded Best Edited Music Video at the recent 4Syte Music Video Awards and also won Hip Hop Song of the Year at the 2011 Ghana Music Awards as well as other numerous nominations, including Best African Act in the 2011 BET Awards.
This international Hip Hop Star, Entrepreneur, Executive Producer and charismatic live performer was also announced as the CÎROC Ambassador for the Ghanaian market in 2014, for his embodiment of the brand’s “modern elite” lifestyle.
“D-Black it is celebrating the success he has chalked, which is the central feature of the CÎROC Lifestyle. He is the personification of the brand’s vibrant and magnetic celebration spirit and new-luxury identity. CÎROC is behind him all the way, and salutes his nomination in six categories at the VGMAs,” says Reuben Sam, Commercial Planning & Activations Manager for Reserve Spirits, Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL)
CÎROC Ultra-Premium Vodka is recognised for its support of the world’s most talented performers, and has established a successful African talent presence and D-Black is a proud part of this. The African CÎROC Circle spans Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa, bringing the Continent into the CÎROC group of global celebration destinations.
The African CÎROC Circle includes esteemed talents such as D-Black the Ghana Boy, musician and “Party King” Banky W, African Hip Hop pioneer D’Banj, Hip Hop artiste Da L.E.S, fashionista and presenter Bonang Matheba, dance floor filler DJ Dimplez and couturier David Tlale.