Congratulations are in order!
Sarkodie’s Black Love Virtual Concert Powered By Ceek has been nominated for Best Virtual Showcase/Concert category.
Black Love Virtual Concert is deemed the best and the most talked about virtual concert in 2020. Sarkodie’s maiden edition of a virtual concert was streamed on the Ceek.com on August 16th 2020.
— Sarkodie (@sarkodie) July 18, 2020
The lineup included Shatta Wale, Efya, highlife legend Amakye Dede, King Promise, Prince Bright, Sista Afia, Kidi, Joey B, Akwaboah and more
Sarkodie’s nomination is not surprising at all because people can’t stop talking about how unique and amazing the virtual concert looked.
The all-time favourite rapper’s Black Love virtual concert pulled huge audience from around the world.
— Ceek (@CEEK) August 17, 2020
Despite it being held virtually, without the presence of audience due to restrains the deadly Coronavirus pandemic imposed on our social lives, fans and music lovers massively enjoyed themselves as well as feeling interactive from the comforts of their homes.
— Ceek (@CEEK) August 20, 2020
Due to the fear of the widespread of Covid 19, this year’s edition of the major festival will be organised in Jamaica virtually on May 02, 2021.
It will be held under the theme under the theme, ‘Reggae/World Music Rise’.
International Reggae & World Music Awards (IRAWMA) is organised annually. 2021 marks the 39th edition.
IRAWMA was founded in 1982 to celebrate and honour the achievements and influence of reggae and professionals such as songwriters, performers, promoters and singers.
As part of the celebration, a variety of musicians and entertainers around the world are set to perform. People around the world are also expected to cheer nominees and Winners for the various music genres.
Public voting which began on Monday, March 20 continues through to Tuesday, April 20 at 12 O’clock midnight.
VOTE FOR Sarkodie’s The Black Love virtual concert – Best Virtual Showcase/Concert
The awards will include the Special Awards: Josef Bogdanovich set to receive Philanthropist Award and Legendary Reggae icon Ziggy Marley for IRAWMA Hall of Fame/Lifetime Achievement Award
Other nominees include:
Buju Banton, Popcaan, Koffee, Stonebwoy, Gramps Morgan, Shatta Wale, Davido, Burna boy Skip Marley, Shaggy
Diamond Platnumz – Best Afrobeat Entertainer
Buffalo Souljah – South Africa
Shatta Wale – Ghana
Stonebwoy – Ghana
Patoranking – Nigeria and more
Credit: Sarkodie | Ceek | IRAWMA