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Billboard Ranks Shatta Wale As The Most Watched Ghanaian Artiste On YouTube

 

Billboard Ranks Shatta Wale As The Most Watched Ghanaian Artiste On YouTube
Billboard Ranks Shatta Wale As The Most Watched Ghanaian Artiste On YouTube

Multiple award-winning Ghanaian artiste – Shatta Wale is in the news again , this time for a good reason. International Entertainment media – Billboard has ranked Shatta Wale as the most watched Ghanaian music artiste.

Billboard for sometime has turned its attention to the African continent and the Afrobeat genre as a whole. The latest cover of the Billboard cover had Davido , Tiwa Savage and Mr. Eazi covering it.

Billboard has released another exposition delving in the Afrobeat movement. The world renowned entertainment firm has released a list of ‘The Most-Watched Homegrown Artists Across Africa’ via an editorial dubbed ‘Local Heroes”.

Local Heroes tends to shed light on the top five homegrown musical acts in 11 African countries based on a year of local YouTube views ranging between the Afrobeats genre stars to the late king of coupé-décalé. In Ghana , Shatta Wale topped the list with his ‘Taking Over’ video which has gathered closely to 14 million views.

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Shatta Wale’s one-of-a-kind virtual  Faith concert was discussed in the post.

Wale’s 2019 album is called Wonder Boy, and the 20-year-old singer songwriter and actor seems determined to live up to that name. The country’s two biggest political parties have used his songs in campaigns; his 2018 album, Reign, hit No. 6 on Billboard’s Top World Albums chart; and in April, he organized the online Faith Concert to cheer up fellow Ghanaians during the COVID-19 pandemic.  , Billboard wrote

Making the list also is Sarkodie , Stonebwoy , Diana Hamilton & Kofi Kinaata taking the position of 2nd , 3rd , 4th & 5th respectively.

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