Ghanaian hip hop artiste, entrepreneur and C?ROC Ambassador, D-Black, has been nominated in six categories in the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards slated for April 11, 2015.
D-Black stands the chance of winning Hip Life/Hip Hop Artiste of the Year; Vodafone Song of the Year (for his feature on Castro?s Seihor); Hip-Life Song of the Year (for both Personal Person and Seihor); Best Music Video of the Year (for Setewaa Denkye).
He also received two nominations in the Best Collaboration category, for Personal Person Ft. Castro, and Seihor, (Castro Ft. D-Black).
D-Black has proven to be one of Africa?s most versatile and magnetic artists. No stranger to awards, D-Black was awarded Best Edited Music Video at the recent 4Syte Music Video Awards and also won Hip Hop Song of the Year at the 2011 Ghana Music Awards as well as other numerous nominations, including Best African Act in the 2011 BET Awards.
The international Hip Hop Star, entrepreneur, Executive Producer and charismatic live performer was made the C?ROC Ambassador for the Ghanaian market in 2014, for being an embodiment of the brand?s ?modern elite? lifestyle.
Recently, the hiphop artiste, born Desmond Blackmore, also announced that he is set to open his own night club ? Onyx.
?We are celebrating the success he has chalked, which is the central feature of the C?ROC Lifestyle. He is the personification of the brand?s vibrant and magnetic celebration spirit and new luxury identity. C?ROC is behind him all the way and salutes his nomination in six categories at the VGMAs,? says Reuben Sam, Commercial Planning & Activations Manager for Reserve Spirits at Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL).
C?ROC Ultra-Premium Vodka is recognised for its support of the world?s most talented performers, and has established a successful African talent presence and D-Black says he proud to be a part of that.
The African C?ROC Circle spans Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa, bringing the Continent into the C?ROC group of global celebration destinations.
It includes other esteemed talents such as Ghana Boy, musician and ?Party King?, Banky W, African Hip Hop pioneer D?Banj, Hip Hop artiste Da L.E.S, fashionista and presenter Bonang Matheba, dance floor filler DJ Dimplez and couturier David Tlale.