The 3rd edition of the Western Music Awards has officially been lunched at the Raybow International Hotel with the tag line “The Best Comes From The West.”

The Award Show which is been sponsored by Rigworld Training Center will be held at the Atlantic Hotel in Takoradi on May 11th 2019.

This year’s edition has given birth to three new categories: Afropop Song of the Year, Contemporary Gospel of the Year and Brass Band of the Year.

72 Artistes were nominated last year in 22 categories. There were Lifetime Achievement Awards for three legends from the Western Region namely Safohene Djani, Rev. Dr. Wosonewona Yeboah and Gyedu-Blay Ambolley.