It was a star studded event last Saturday May 30, at the 2015 Star Awards held at the Waterfront, Downtown Kingston. The function was hosted by the fabulous diva Ms Kitty and was graced with the likes of top dancehall, reggae and gospel artistes as well as Kingston’s most prestigious socialites.
The night was definitely one of fashion as attendees strut the red carpet in designer gowns and suits. Among the best dressed females for the evening included, Ms Kitty, Ishawna, Keiva and Spice, which were not outdone by the men who complimented them, such as Voicemail, Warren Weir and gospel artiste Omari.
There were electrifying performances by Spice, I Octane, Sizzla Kalonji, Mr Vegas, Ding Dong Ravers, Chi Ching Ching and Demarco which had the audience fully engaged.
The night could not have ended without the highly anticipated awards segment. Dancehall artiste Spice walked away with a three awards which include Female Deejay of the Year, Performer of the Year and Music Video of the Year for her song ‘So Mi Like It’. The other awardees were;
Singjay of the Year – I-Octane
Male Singer of the Year- Chronixx
Female Singer of the Year- Tessanne Chin
Breakthrough Artiste of the Year- Dexta Daps
Best Dressed Female Artiste- Ishawna
Best Dressed Male Artiste- Beenie Man
Gospel Artiste of the Year- Kevin Downswell
Male Dancer/Dance Group of the Year- Ding Dong & Ravers Clavers
Female Dancer of the Year- Renee 6:30
Comedian of the Year- Trabass
Video Director of the Year- Jay Will
Radio Disc Jock of the Year- ZJ Liquid
Selector/Sound System of the Year- Chromatic
Collaboration of the Year- Way Up Stay Up (Remix) – Chi Ching Ching, Popcaan and Beenie Man
Song of the Year- Mi Nuh Trust People – Vybz Kartel
Album Of The Year- Popcaan – Where We Come From