Ghanaian Gospel musician, Joe Mettle has spoken about his nomination in the 23rd edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA).

His nomination in the Artiste of the Year category has sparked controversies.

Some musicians and fans have questioned what he did in the year under review to get nominated in that category.

Reacting to this in an interview on Hitz FM, the popular Gospel musician said he was unaware of his manager’s decision to file for the nomination.

“I didn’t know that my name had been filed for nomination. My manager filed at my back. That made me surprised. My first reaction was like, oh okay.

“I’m not the one that makes the selection. I don’t know why the people come after me… You see this word deserve is a very big one.” he said.


Joe Mettle further talked about his chance of winning.

“Anyone that is in the category can win. Don’t underestimate anybody. I can win. Anybody else can also win.”