Joe Mettle, Sonnie Badu, Ohemaa Mercy, Others win at 2017 AGMMA

The African Gospel Music & Media Awards 2017 (AGMMA)was a successfully held in London on Saturday 03 June 2017.

The African Gospel Music & Media Awards 2017 (AGMMA)was a successfully held in London on Saturday 03 June 2017.

Notable gospel artistes across Africa were present at the awards night which was culmination of its year long activities including seminars, resource and networking events, regional concerts and career guidance.

VGMA reigning artiste of year, Joe Mettle was adjudged Artiste of Excellence-West Africa, songstress, Diana Antwi Hamilton was awarded Artiste of Excellence-Europe and Community Award, Ohemaa Mercy, Nii Okai and Danny Korsah were honoured with Leadership Award.

Multiple award winning gospel act, Sonnie Badu’s ‘Soundz of Afrika album won Album of Excellence and Trailblazer Awards respectively. Other Ghanaian gospel stars who excelled on the night were Bro. Philemon (Artiste of Excellence- Asia/Australia/NZ), Jerry Bonsu and Edmund Gyawu were both honoured with Levites Award.

The African Gospel Music & Media Awards (AGMMA) is the premier gospel event that recognises the immense gospel talent that exists within the African gospel music and Christian media fraternity and beyond, and honours and rewards them accordingly at its annual awards event.

The awards seek to unearth, encourage, motivate and inspire musicians and media outfits to aspire to attain excellence in their ministries and businesses, and to be of better service to the kingdom.

The AGMMA is produced by 1615 Media, a UK based Christian Media and Events Company with international affiliations in the media and music industry.

SEE FULL LIST OF AGMMA 2017 WINNERS

DISCOVERY OF EXCELLENCE

Purist Ogboi

Sarah Teibo

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE EAST AFRICA

Mercy Masika (Kenya)

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE CENTRAL AFRICA

Mike Kalambay (DRC)

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE USA & CANADA

Blessing Ali

TV PROGRAM OF EXCELLENCE

Turning Point International (USA)

RADIO PROGRAM OF EXCELLENCE

PG Breakfast Show (Premier Gospel UK)

Gospel Sunday (Milele FM)

MUSICAL GROUP OF EXCELLENCE

Tim Godfrey & the Xtreme Crew (Nigeria)

SONG OF EXCELLENCE

Waymaker (Sinach)

ALBUM OF EXCELLENCE

Soundz of Afrika (Sonnie Badu)

GOSPEL BLOG/ONLINE PROMO OF EXCELLENCE

Gospel Buzz South Africa

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE WEST AFRICA

Joe Mettle (Ghana)

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE SOUTHERN AFRICA

Ntokozo Mbambo

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE EUROPE

Diana Hamilton

ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE ASIA/AUSTRALIA/NZ

Bro. Philemon (Ghana)

AFRO RAP/HIP HOP ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE

Snatcha

Andrew Bello

INSTRUMENTAL ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE

Mike Aremu

MUSIC PRODUCER OF EXCELLENCE

Neville D (South Africa)

Stephen Akinyele (Shabach)

VIDEO OF EXCELLENCE

Mkazi wa Kumwamba (Suffix)

ONLINE GOSPEL STATION OF EXCELLENCE

Amen Radio (Nigeria)

FEMALE ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE

Isabella Ogo-Uzodike

MALE ARTISTE OF EXCELLENCE

Sammie Okposo (Nigeria)

EVENT OF EXCELLENCE

Spirit & Life Live (Ntokozo Mbambo)

LEVITES AWARD

Peter ‘Remi’ Odumesi

Tayme Tee

Chiedu Nwanze

Edmund Gyawu

Kelechi Ifeani

Jerry Bonsu

TRAILBLAZER AWARD

Sonnie Badu

COMMUNITY AWARD

Isabella Ogo-Uzodike

Diana Hamilton

Stephen Mpofu

LEADERSHIP AWARD

Nii Okai

DJ Gosporella

Ohemaa Mercy

David Kalilani

Danny Korsah

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