Gambia Music Awards: all the winners


A team of judges went through the music videos, song tracks and albums, zooming in on details such as arrangement of the songs, quality of sound recording, performance of the song, lyrics, the colour in the video, lightening, decoration and framing.

In the end, they came out with the following as most outstanding: 



Rap Mballax – Bai Babou

Best Mballax Artist – Abou and Fafa

Best Traditional Song – Jalimadi

Best Afro Manding – Manding Mory

Best Studio Artist – Shy Boy Entertainment

Best Band – Holy Band Family

Best Gambia Music Show – Waah Sa Halat

Best Reggae and Dancehall Artist – Benjamin

Best Hip Hop Artist – Killa Ace

Best Male Upcoming Artist – Jizzle

Best Female Upcoming Artist – Sofia

Best Music Group – Kerr Gi Family

Best Music Video T Smalls – ‘Albulo’

Best Male Artist – Gee

Best Female Artist – Diha

Best Song of the year – ST

Best Artist of the Year – Gee

Award of appreciation for life time achievement


Musa Ngum

Jaliba Kuyateh