On the 18th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards organized by Charterhouse on Saturday April 8 2017 at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) indeed made a history.
Joe Mettle being a gospel musician was awarded as the artist of the year.
For the very first time in the history of the awards, Gospel musician Joe Mettle won the topmost award at the VGMAs.
Minister Mettle is not the first gospel Artist to win the Artis of the year but he is the first gospel Artist to win the topmost award at the VGMA since its inception in 2000.
Daughters of Glorious Jesus were the first gospel artiste to win the Artiste of the year in 2004.
Finally, Joe Mettle took home 3 awards like Best Male Vocalist, Gospel Artist and Overall Artist of the Year.