by: michael eli dokosi/www.blakkpepper.com/ghana
The brains behind 3Music have curated content elsewhere before joining forces with TV3 after Viasat 1 TV’s leadership changed hands. Young but enterprising young man; Sadiq Abdulai Abu and his Muse team set up base at TV3; offering compelling music, lifestyle and entertainment programming with millennials in mind.
Airing an hour every day Mondays – Saturdays on TV3, the Official Kwame and Chris Kata hosted show has emerged swiftly as an authority on music, urban culture & lifestyle.
And to further cement its place, 3Music Awards has been rolled out with a focus on awarding outstanding music and personalities annually doing Hip life/Hip-hop, Highlife, Afrobeats, Reggae/Dancehall and Gospel.
Only creative pieces released between 1st October, 2016 – 31st October, 2017 is considered for the awards.
3Music Awards will be launched in January 2018 and broadcasted live on TV3 as well as partner radio platforms.
The song of the year category will be the #3MA’s topmost award which will not only go to the act/group whose voices are heard on the song but recognizes the songwriter, producer, sound engineer and or mixer as well.
Categories include the following:
Song of the year
Viral song of the year
Video of the year
Reggae/dancehall act of the year
Hip hop/Hiplife act of the year
Highlife act of the year
Gospel act of the year
Best collaboration of the year
DJ of the year
Male act of the year
Female act of the year
Group of the year
Breakout of the year
Fan Army of the year
African act of the year
Best Social Media
Best Instagram star
Best Facebook star
Best Snapchat star of the year