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DJ Switch wins Best DJ in Ghana at 2019 Ghana DJ Awards

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The 2019 Ghana DJ Awards announced winners at a ceremony held at the Accra International Conference Centre on Saturday. Child-DJ DJ Switch too home the ultimate award of the night as well as Best Female DJ.

Below is the full list of winners.

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DJ/ARTIST COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

DJ Vyrusky featuring Kuami Eugene, Mayorkun – Never Carry Last

DJ DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR

Gal Dem DJ

BEST EVENT DJ OF THE YEAR
DJ Sly

ARTISTE DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Vyrusky – Shatta Wale, Kuami Eugene, Kidi

SCRATCH DJ OF THE YEAR
DJ Mpesempese

BEST MOBILE DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Toyor

MIXTAPE OF THE YEAR

DJ Aberga – Highlife Time Mixtape

BEST VIDEO JOCKEY OF THE YEAR
DJ Pakorich – Zylofon TV

BEST MC OF THE YEAR

Kojo Manuel

BEST NIGHT CLUB DJ OF THE YEAR
Pee Raven – Ace Tantra

BEST MALE RADIO DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Pletch – OK FM

BEST FEMALE DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Switch

DJS’ SONG OF THE YEAR

Shatta Wale – My Level

BEST PUB DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Sorondo – Abrewanana Pub

REGGAE/DANCEHALL DJ OF THE YEAR
Nana Ntow – Daddi FM

BEST AFROBEATS/HIP LIFE DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Advicer – Happy FM

BEST HIGH LIFE DJ OF THE YEAR

Oyokodehye Kofi – Accra FM

GOSPEL DJ OF THE YEAR
DJ KOK – Live FM

BEST CAMPUS DJ OF THE YEAR

Iphone DJ – University of Ghana

RECORD PROMOTER OF THE YEAR

DJ Advicer – Happy FM

BEST INTERNATIONAL GHANAIAN DJ
DJ Akua – USA

BEST DJ OF THE YEAR

DJ Switch

BEST DJ – GREATER ACCRA REGION

DJ Vyrusky

BEST DJ – BRONG AHAFO

DJ Shaker

ASHANTI REGION

DJ Aroma

BEST DJ – VOLTA REGION
DJ Cantona

BEST DJ – CENTRAL REGION

DJ BlaqAwt

BEST DJ – NORTHERN REGION

DJ Kofi (Tema Fada)

BEST DJ – UPPER EAST REGION

BEST DJ – UPPER WEST REGION

DJ Pyrate

BEST DJ – WESTERN REGION

DJ Edita – YFM

BEST DJ – EASTERN REGION

DJ Stanzy

LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
DJ Veejay

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Africa’s Hottest Pop Newcomer Tyla Celebrates New Single “Been Thinking” At Her 21st Birthday Party In Hollywood

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Africa’s Hottest Pop Newcomer Tyla Celebrates New Single “Been Thinking” At Her 21st Birthday Party In Hollywood

At an exclusive birthday party at The Classic Cat, during 2023 Grammy Week, African superstar singer/songwriter TYLA celebrated the release of her latest single “Been Thinking” with Epic Records. Attendees included British rapper, singer and songwriter Ms. Banks, music producer DJ Blaq Pages and notable media from various media outlets, radio, and brand partners. Tyla made an explosive entrance to the packed house by strutting to the stage for a surprise performance of her latest single “Been Thinking.”

Listen to “Been Thinking” HERE.

Watch the video HERE.

Since its release last Friday, ‘Been Thinking’ was featured on Rolling Stone’s weekly list of Songs You Need To Know as well as OkayAfrica’s list of The Best South African Songs Out Right Now.

 

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Epic Records Head of A&R Ezekiel Lewis, Tyla, Chairwoman/CEO Sylvia Rhone

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Tyla & DJ Blaq Pages

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Additionally, Tyla has been making waves internationally by fusing Amapiano with pop R&B vocals, earning her critical acclaim from PAPER Magazine, I-D and CLASH.

Her debut single ‘Getting Late’ featuring Kooldrink has amassed over 5.5 worldwide million views. She followed it up with the incredible DJ Lag collaboration ‘Overdue’, which soundtracked the trailer for Netflix’s Blood & Water. Tyla returned with ‘To Last’ in 2022 to great acclaim, earning praise from CLASH and The Independent.

Last year, Tyla turned up on “To Last.” It has tallied nearly 1 million cumulative streams thus far and continues to gain traction at DSPs. Out Now dubbed it “dreamy,and HITSnoted, “Tyla’s music shimmers with the euphoria of South African amapiano, as she puts her vibrant personality on full display.

Get ready for more soon!

 

 

 

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ABOUT TYLA

Tyla’s music pushes boundaries. Infused with her vibrant personality, her songs offer an innovative take on pop and R&B, shimmering with the euphoria of South African amapiano, and an otherworldly approach to production that makes every track feel like something totally new. The Johannesburg native introduced herself internationally with her debut “Getting Late” featuring Kooldrink, and “To Last,” her new singles via Epic Records, push her artistry forward and solidify her versatility as she bounds toward her goal. But despite her big dreams, Tyla is doing her best to remain carefree. She never anticipated that “Getting Late” would permeate beyond South Africa, much less reach the U.S., but realized something was happening when people all over the world were making TikToks to the song, eventually resulting in millions of streams. Tyla’s emotionally rich music began when she was just 12, penning songs in her diary, which led to writing and singing more seriously as a high schooler. Ever since, she’s been guided by her intuition, which has her primed to build out her fan base and maximize her reach. She’s focused on the year ahead, performing and crafting her debut studio album, with the same intention from when she began. Signed to Epic Records through a joint venture with Johannesburg/New York-based Fax Records, and co-managed by We Make Music and Africa Creative Agency, Tyla is poised to achieve international dominance with style, soul, and spirit.

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Check out all the activities for Despite’s 61st birthday celebration

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Abeiku Santana’s singing at Despite’s birthday celebration sets Twitter ablaze

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30-year-old Eunice Dwumfour shot and killed outside her home in New Jersey

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Sarkodie posts funny meme to express actions he’ll take concerning the many controversies surrounding him

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Efya says she doesn’t know who Blakk Rasta is; he reacts

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