The 5th Annual Liberia Music Award introduces Plaque Plus Cash Price for award winners.


By Emmanuel Y. Kortu

After numerous calls by Liberian artists, information reaching check Liberia confirmed that this year winners at the Liberia Music Award will not just go home with a Plaque but an undisclosed amount of Cash.

This will be the first time in the LMA history for artists to walk away with cash prices, At many awards, a nomination alone is an achievement and recognition for work done over the years. This is not the case of the Liberian Music industry, artists cry for not earning anything for their hard work.

Many entertainment pundits believe that the additional package for the award winners may have come from the Telecommunication giant MTN sponsorship package. The biggest questions among Liberian artists is how much is in the package? Check Liberia will keep you posted.