The maiden edition of the Ghana Entertainment Awards USA took place at the Florence Gould Hall Theater in New York (USA) on Saturday, May 20 and awarded musicians and people playing significant roles in the entertainment and media industry.
Award-winning and evergreen Dancehall/Reggae star, Samini, and the beautiful goddess Haillie, were hosts of the event.
The night saw performances from BP (Bright formerly of Buk Bak and Promzy formerly of VIP), EL, Efya, and many others.
The maiden event awarded people in sports, music, film, radio and TV. Medikal bagged the Best New Act award whiles Kofi Kinaata picked up Best Hiplife with Shatta Wale winning Best Entertainer.
Stonebwoy took Best Male Act with Efya winning Best Female Act and Omar Sterling picked up Best Hiplife/Rap Act with many others winning awards on the night.
Check out the full list of winners at the Ghana Entertainment Awards USA below:
Best Album – EL
Best Song – Kakai
Best Gospel Artiste – Sonnie Badu Best
HIplife/Rap Act – Omar Sterling
Best Hiplife – Kinaata
Best Music Producer – Mix Masta Garzy
Best Music Video – Small Small (Okyeame Kwame)
Best Collaboration – R2Bees
Best New Act – Medikal
Best Male Act – Stonebwoy Best
Female Act – Efya Best
Lead Actress – Yvonne Nelson
Best Supporting Actor in Film – Kojo Nkansah (FAULT)
Best Supporting Actress in Film – Jackie Appiah (SALA)
Best Picture (FILM PRODUCER) – Purple (PRINCE DOVLO)
Best Director (FILM) – Kofi Asamoah (AMAKYE and DEDE)
Best Male TV Presenter – Jay Foley
Best Female TV Presenter – Berla Mundi
Best Entertainer Blogger of the Year – Ameyaw Debrah