Entertainment of Sunday, 17 November 2013
Source: Adeyemi Adebayo Victor-GhanaWeb
BET award-winner Sarkodie on November 16 at the Accra international Conference Center won the ‘Most Influential Video of the Year’ award at the MTN 4syte Music Videos Awards with the music video of his popular track ‘Illuminati’.
His name was on everyone’s lips as he swept home most of the awards. He beat Okyeame Kwame, Edem, 4×4, VIP, and E.L to win the prestigious award of the night.
The ‘Illuminati’ music video directed by the multiple award-winning director Gyo was shot in Dubai. It has over 428,000 views on YouTube.
His accolades from the night included: ‘The Most Popular Video of the Year Award’, ‘Best Storyline Video of the Year’, ‘Best Hip-pop Video of the Year, ‘Best Directed Video Award of the Year’ and ‘The Most Influential Artiste Award’.
Full list of winners:
The Most Influential Artiste Award - Sarkodie
Best Directed Video Award of the Year- Sarkodie’s Illuminati
The Most Popular Video Award of the Year - Sarkodie’s Illuminati
Best Male Video of the Year - Asem’s Wasted
Best Female Video of the Year - Efya’s Get Away
Best Hiplife Video of the Year - Ruff & Smooth’s Dance for Me
Best High-life Video of the Year - Kwabena Kwabena feat Samini’s Adult Music
Best Gospel Music of the Year - Nii Okai’s You Are Jesus
Best Hip pop Video of the Year - Sarkodie’s Illuminati
Best Reggae & Dancehall Video of the Year – Kaakie’s Too Much
Best Group Video of the Year - R2Bees feat Wizkid on Slow Down
Best Photography Video of the Year - EL feat M’anifest on Hallelujah
Best Choreography Video of the Year-Itz_Tiffany – Dance (Neke Neke)
Best Edited Video of the Year - Okyeame Kwame feat Raquel on Woara
Best Special Effect of the Year - Edem’s Over Again
Best Storyline Video of the Year - Jayso & Sarkodie ft Efya on I’m In Luv With Ur Girlfriend
Best Discovery Video of the Year – Jupita’s Moneybox
Best Achievement Award - Hammer of Last Two
Our Living Legend Award - K.K.D.