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Mr Kaxtro Grabs 5 Nominations At Ghana DJ Awards 2023

An affable Ghanaian disc jockey, Mr Kaxtro, has grabbed five nominations at the Ghana DJ Awards 2023.

He was nominated in the Scratch DJ of The Year, Male Radio DJ of the Year, Afrobeat DJ of The Year, Record Promoter of the Year and Best Central DJ categories of the annual award scheme.

These nominations signify the hard work and relevance of Mr Kaxtro, who plies his trade with Ultimate FM in Kumasi.

He is known as one of the most experienced disc jockeys in Ghana, Mr Kaxtro is also tagged as ‘Africa’s Number One Turntablist’.

For some years now, he has been training young and wannabe DJs through his Techniques DJ Lab.

The Ghana DJs Awards, founded in 2013, seeks to recognise outstanding achievements by Ghanaian and international DJs, musicians, and other industry stakeholders.

This year’s edition is expected to come off on Saturday, November 25 at the Grand Arena in Accra.

Check out the full list of nominees below.

DJ/Artist Collaboration of the Year

  • DJ Carcious, Bogo Blay & Medikal – Esther
  • DJ Vyrusky, KiDi & Camido – Body 2 Body
  • DJ Bass & Yannick Hooper – Feel Ya Energy
  • DJ Sly King & Kiff No Beat – Conseils
  • DJ Wanzam & Juma Mufasa – Soba

Discovery of the Year

  • DJ Mish
  • DJ Bliss
  • DJ Changes
  • DJ Attitude
  • DJ Master Ice
  • DJ Cartoon

MC/ Hypeman of the Year

  • Berima Sean Bills
  • MC Nana King
  • Location Manager
  • Kojo Manuel
  • MC Portfolio
  • Sheldon The Turn Up
  • MC Miguel
  • MC Versace

Event DJ of the Year

  • DJ Lord OTB
  • DJ Lamar
  • DJ Olasty
  • DJ ABK
  • DJ Loft
  • DJ Juicy

Artist DJ of the Year

  • DJ Loft – Black Sherif
  • DJ Wobeti – Shatta Wale
  • DJ MJ – Eno
  • DJ Justice – Stonebwoy
  • DJ Vyrusky – Kidi
  • DJ Faculty – Dopenation
  • DJ Shiwaawa – Adina
  • DJ Wallpaper – Kuami Eugene

Scratch DJ of the Year

  • DJ Obonke
  • DJ Thinking
  • DJ Dials
  • DJ Coleda
  • Mr Kaxtro
  • DJ Rampage
  • DJ Abizzy

Best Mobile DJ

  • AD DJ
  • DJ Mark D
  • DJ Speech
  • DJ Dela
  • DJ Page
  • DJ Juicy
  • DJ Pho
  • DJ Wallpaper

Mixtape DJ of the Year

  • 23rd June, EP 04 – DJ Lord OTB
  • Jams – DJ Vyrusky
  • Annual Ghana’s Independence Mixtape – DJ Ashmen
  • Afrobeats and Amapiano – DJ Spincho
  • Cups & Bass – DJ Loft, DJ Bass, Kojo Manuel
  • Afrobeats Invasion Vol.1 – DJ Sly King
  • DJ Obonke – Made in Ghana Mixtape
  • 2023 Ghana Independence Mixtape – DJ Bass

Video Jockey of the Year

  • DJ Aberga – Original TV
  • DJ Xpliph – GHOne
  • DJ Astifa – TV XYZ
  • DJ Legend – Original TV
  • DJ Successful – Oceans TV
  • DJ Cobby Rich
  • DJ Niiyo

Female Radio DJ of the Year

  • DJ Kess – YFM
  • Ohemaa Woyeje – Angel FM
  • DJ Amoanic – Kingdom FM
  • DJ Coleda – YFM
  • DJ Lipsy – Breeze FM
  • DJ Blavo – Starr FM

Male Radio DJ of the Year

  • DJ Carcious – YFM
  • DJ Pho – Rainbow Radio
  • DJ Ikon – Hitz FM
  • DJ Phletch – Okay FM
  • DJ Wobete – Joy FM
  • Mr Shark – Pluzz FM
  • DJ Sly King – YFM
  • Mr Kaxtro – Ultimate FM

Female DJ of the Year

  • TMSK DJ
  • DJ Nyce
  • Gal Dem DJ
  • DJ MJ
  • DJ Kess
  • DJ Coleda

DJs Song of the Year

  • Jay Bahd & Skyface SDW – Odo
  • King Promise – Terminator
  • Stonebwoy – Into the Future
  • Banzy  Banero – Hossana
  • Sarkodie – Country Side
  • Piesie Esther – Waye Me Yie
  • Twatis – Osekrom Sikani

Pub DJ of the Year

  • DJ Cartoon – Kona Café
  • DJ Khalifa – The Cabin
  • DJ Tyme – Level 3
  • DJ Speech – Garage
  • DJ Coleda – P2 Lounge
  • DJ Mac Tonto – Alora
  • DJ Brightest – Signature Pub

Pub of the Year

  • P2 Lounge – Kumasi
  • Alora – Accra
  • Kona Café – Accra
  • Dadi’s Bar – Koforidua
  • The Cabin – Sunyani
  • The Garage – Accra
  • Level 3 – Accra
  • Signature Lounge – Tema

Nightclub DJ of the Year

  • DJ Master Ice – Terminal 3
  • DJ Speech – Kruna
  • DJ Solo – Club Onyx
  • DJ Juicy – MAD Club
  • DJ Mac Tonto – Kruna
  • ADDJ – Club Rave

Best Reggae/ Dancehall DJ of the Year

  • African Child
  • King Lagazee
  • Nature Won
  • DJ Nabee
  • Royal DJ Prince
  • Kojo Kombolo
  • Black Kobby

Afrobeats DJ of the Year

  • Mr Kaxtro
  • DJ Faculty
  • DJ Bridash
  • DJ Wobete
  • DJ Sly King
  • DJ Phletch

Highlife DJ of the Year

  • Abacious – Pure FM
  • Papa Bills – Hitz FM
  • Professor Wise
  • Oyokodehyie Kofi
  • DJ King
  • Mickey Darling

House DJ of the Year

  • TMSKDJ
  • Master Que
  • DJ Fui
  • DJ Pizaro
  • Temple XTD
  • DJ Mic
  • DJ Nicki Cartel

Gospel DJ of the Year

  • Jay Smoke
  • DJ Christcentric
  • DJ Paloma
  • DJ Awana
  • Nana Bonsu
  • DJ Ogidi Brown
  • Kojo Hanson

Best International  DJ

  • Uncle Waffles (South Africa)
  • DJ Sky (Lebanon)
  • DJ Crymez (Nigeria)
  • DJ Shinsky
  • DJ Neptune (Nigeria)
  • DJames (UK)
  • DJ Zamani

Best International DJ (Ghanaian)

  • DJ Fiifi – UK
  • DJ Abena – Belgium
  • DJ PC – USA
  • DJ Mike Afro-Jam – Netherlands
  • DJ Kofi – Denmark
  • DJ Boat Global – USA

Record Promoter of the Year

  • DJ Bridash
  • Mr Kaxtro
  • DJ Phletch
  • Nana Romeo
  • DJ Mac Tonto
  • DJ Ganj

Best Young DJ

  • DJ Planet
  • DJ Spices

Best Student DJ

  • DJ Phantom – University Of Ghana
  • DJ Sacrifice – GIJ
  • DJ Stryka – Bluecrest University
  • Kelvin DJ – KNUST
  • DJ Teaspoon – UCC

Best Southern Zone DJ

  • DJ Lord OTB
  • DJ Nyce
  • DJ Mac Tonto
  • DJ Vyrusky
  • DJ Sly King
  • DJ Faculty

Best Northern Zone DJ

  • Amsterdam DJ
  • Soweto DJ
  • DJ Cupid
  • DJ Tobile
  • DJ Ephya
  • DJ Emeris

Best Central Zone DJ

  • DJ Master Ice
  • DJ Khalifa
  • DJ Floppy
  • DJ Quest
  • DJ Floppy
  • Mr Kaxtro

Nocturnal People’s Choice

  • Chichi DJ
  • DJ Lord OTB
  • DJ Speech
  • DJ Sly King
  • DJ Mac Tonto
  • Amsterdam DJ
  • DJ Cartoon
  • Master Que

Nightclub of the Year

  • Terminal 3 Club – Kumasi
  • MAD Night Club – Accra
  • Kruna – Accra
  • King David – Tamale
  • Twist Night Club – Accra
  • Club RAVE – Accra

DJ of the Year

  • DJ Nyce
  • DJ Mac Tonto
  • DJ Vyrusky
  • DJ Sly King
  • DJ Faculty
  • DJ Lord OTB

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lucy Banini

Mr Kaxtro nominations at Ghana DJ Awards 2023

Source
Newshuntermag.com

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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