Ahead of the 2020 edition of the Progress Upper west music award (PRUMAS), the planning committee of the awards under the auspices of the board chairman Tuurosung Nuhu (Echo Sounds)has unveiled a teaser plaque.
The event which set to come off on 31st October 2020, is aimed at recognizing musicians who have contributed greatly throughout the year and also to display appreciation to key industry players who have supported the arts over the years.
Speaking to Harmattangh.com, the Prumas Board Chairman, Tuurosung Nuhu said the initiative is necessary to boost the industry and change the negative perception about the upper west music industry.
He added that, the time had come for the scheme to once again recognize hard working, young and talented Musicians in the upper west region and prumas has seen many development in all sectors of the scheme hence has affected the plaques as well.
“We are doing everything possible to make our musicians through the enabling power of Prumas, better marketers of their brands, potential ambassadors and influencers. We all have seen the re-branding of Prumas this year, it will give more exposure to our musicians here to take up the responsibilities I just mentioned, and I stand on behalf of all the board members to unveil the teaser plaque for our 2020 edition.”
The awards scheme features twenty-two categories. They include Artiste of the year ,new artiste of the year, vocalist of the year, sound engineer of the year, afro-pop song of the year, DJ of the year ,fan army of the year, high-life artiste and song of the year, best rapper of the year, album of the year among others.