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Entertainment of Friday, 23 July 2021

Source: Boga Ali Hashim, contributor

Fameye, Dope Nation, Mr. Drew, others to grace 5th Western Music Awards

The 2021 edition is slated for Saturday, August 7 The 2021 edition is slated for Saturday, August 7

Westline Entertainment, organizers of Western Music Awards have revealed this year’s performers for the annual awards slated for 7th August at the Best Western Plus Atlantic Hotel in Takoradi.

Fameye, DopeNation, Mr Drew, Naf Kassi, Naana Blu, Aya Ramzy, FNF, Kweysi Swat, Navah, Trey Zee, Hyundu, Nero X and Kofi Bentil are the names publicised by the organisers as performers.

In its fifth edition, the Public Relations Officer of Western Music Awards, Nana Kwesi Coomson mentioned that “the performers were selected from a carefully scrutinised pool of Artistes from the Region to achieve the desired objective of this year’s edition.”

“We have a special dedication to Castro so some of the artistes have been recruited to perform a rendition of Castro’s songs. Each genre was also considered so at least an artiste from each genre will perform on the night” Mr Coomson added.

With this year’s edition dubbed ‘The Power of Music,’ organisers of Western Music Awards further revealed that Wilson Arthur, a media mogul and two others will be honoured for their contribution to the Creative Arts industry in the region.

“We always strive to give patrons the best experience each year so measures are being put in place to make this year’s event historic than previous editions” Mr Coomson ended.

In all 26 categories and three honorary awards will be presented to deserving personalities at the ceremony.