Shatta Wale was visibly absent at the 2019 VGMA nominees dinner organized by Charterhouse; Samini, Sarkodie and Stonebwoy were however in attendance.
The 2019 VGMAs takes place today May 18, and will coincide with the 20th anniversary celebrations of the awards scheme.
As part of activities prior to the main event, a private dinner was held for artistes who have been nominated in the various categories. The dinner which took place at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra had nominees for the Artiste of the Decade and others attending.
The attendees include Samini, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, Okyeame Kwame and Wendy Shay.
Others include Nacee, Efya, Bullet and bloggers Ameyaw Debrah and Zionfelix.
It is unknown why Shatta who has been tipped to win many awards tonight was nowhere to be found.