Diana Hamilton picked the Artiste of the Year Award on the night of the 22nd edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA).
She becomes the first female in history to walks away with the accolade.
She beat off competition from KiDi, Medikal, Sarkodie, Kuami Eugene and Adina to lift the ultimate award at the event June 27 held at the Accra International Conference Centre.
Diana Antwi Hamilton was nominated in 6 categories; Best Gospel Artiste, Gospel Song of the Year, Music Video of the Year, Vodafone Most Popular Song, Songwriter of the Year.
Below are the winners
ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Diana Hamilton
MOST POPULAR SONG OF THE YEAR – Diana Hamilton (Adom)
VODAFONE VGMA GREEN AWARD – Kofi Kinaata
ALBUM OF THE YEAR – Adina (Araba)
BEST NEW ARTISTE – Mr Drew
INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR – Kwesi Arthur ft JoeBoy (Baajo)
EP OF THE YEAR – KiDi (Blue)
BEST AFROBEATS/AFROPOP ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – KiDi
COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR – Sarkodie ft Kuami Eugene (Happy Days)
BEST RAP PERFORMANCE AWARD – Eno Barony
BEST REGGAE/DANCEHALL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Epixode
GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Diana Hamilton
BEST HIPLIFE/HIP-HOP ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Medikal
BEST HIGHLIFE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR – Kuami Eugene
BEST AFROBEAT/AFROPOP SONG OF THE YEAR – KiDi (Say Cheese)
BEST HIPLIFE SONG OF THE YEAR – Keche ft Kuami Eugene (No Dulling)
BEST HIP-HOP SONG OF THE YEAR – Yaw Tog (Sore)
BEST REGGAE/DANCEHALL SONG OF THE YEAR – Adina (Why)
BEST HIGHLIFE SONG OF THE YEAR – KiDi (Enjoyment)
GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR – Diana Hamilton (Adom)