Groove Awards 2019; Here's What to Expect

  • Gospel Music industry's biggest day beckons. Glam and frantic search for the Groove Golden ticket and anticipation best describes the road to Groove Awards 2019 slated for 1st June at Mövenpick Hotel Westlands.

    This year’s event, the 14th Annual Groove Awards will be the most exclusive Groove Awards ever in the history of the Gala Night. This year’s nominees list, which was unveiled at a red-carpet event earlier in the month, was laced with surprises including many new entries into some of the most tightly contested categories.

    A new record was set by Jabidii who bagged 11 nominations in total. The announcement of the nominees followed a rigorous process of reviewing 154,371 submissions from the public.

    Public participation in the nomination process generated a lot of excitement amongst stakeholders and the industry, giving greater ownership and participation to music fans across the country.

    The new categories, which were necessitated by continuous insights and changing industry dynamics include Online/Digital Personality of the Year, Young Groover of the Year and the Diaspora Artists of the Year category respectively.

    Groove Awards is undoubtedly the biggest Gospel Awards show with a high profile red carpet guest list that ranges from top Government Officials, the Media, Gospel Industry Stakeholders, Artists and Lucky Fans from around the region.

    This year’s Awards Gala will be transmitted for the first time ever on Groove Award’s YouTube and Facebook channels in a bid to offer an uninterrupted viewing experience for all music lovers.

    In line with the theme “Better Together,” this year’s awards season has focused on the message of unity in building better relationships, synergies and societies. It encourages a spirit of togetherness and highlights how togetherness helps build powerful and stronger bonds.

    Fans can continue voting online through www.grooveawards.co.ke or SMS by sending the word Groove followed by the nominee code to 811 or by Dialling *811#- until midnight 31st May 2019.

    The 14th Annual Groove Awards will be produced by MoSound Events and is proudly sponsored by NRG Radio, Coke Studio, Little Cab, M-Akiba, Bonfire Adventures, Coca Cola, Pace Africa, Vivo Energy and Infinix/Tecno.