Latest News for: African dancehall


Shatta Wale prank: Impersonating Medikal to arrest prophet criminal – Lawyer

Ghana Web 20 Oct 2021
Jesus Ahuofe had prophesied that a popular dancehall musician with the first name Charles will be killed on October 18 in the same way that South African reggae star Lucky Dube was murdered. This prophecy led to some associates of the dancehall artiste staging a gunshot prank on social media, which led to his arrest as well as two other accomplices.

Beyonce celebrates Shatta Wale on his birthday

Ghana Web 18 Oct 2021
Queen Bey wished the African Dancehall King a happy birthday on Sunday on her website ... on a day many are celebrating the Reggae/Dancehall musician.

Shatta Wale trends on Twitter with #Shattabration as he celebrates birthday

Ghana Web 17 Oct 2021
• The Dancehall artiste turned 37 years old today ... However, this has not stopped a massive outpour of love for Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, as he has turned plus one today ... Some of the birthday wishes to the self-acclaimed Dancehall King include; ... "Happy birthday to the African dancehall kingCrown ... Happy birthday to the African dancehall king???? ... .

End of Menezgh? Bakilla readies first solo project ‘Vibration’

Ghana Web 17 Oct 2021
Captivating and sensual, ‘Vibration’ is a tune that portrays the "Submissiveness Of An African Man To The Woman". It gives listeners that Afro-pop fused with dancehall kind of vibe and certainly puts them in the mood ... .

This week on #TwitterGhana: Shatta Wale’s 4 tracklist, Pulse Ghana’s Twitter Influencer of the Year

Joy Online 16 Oct 2021
Ghana was once again talking via Twitter ... Kaly Jay wins Twitter Influencer of the Year ... He thanked his followers for their votes. Congratulations Guys ... Award-winning Ghanaian artiste and African dancehall king @shattawalegh is set to drop four songs ahead of his most-anticipated studio project titled “Gift of God Album” aka the ‘GOG Album’ for short.

Gyakie, KiDi, Diana Hamilton, Black Sherif others nominated for AFRIMA 2021

Joy Online 23 Sep 2021
He was also nominated for the Best Artiste/Duo/Group in African Reggae/Dancehall with the song ‘Activate’ featuring Davido. Shatta Wale was nominated in the Best Artiste/Duo/Group in African Reggae/Dancehall category with the song ‘1 Don’ ... AFRICAN FANS FAVOURITE ... BEST ARTISTE, DUO OR GROUP IN AFRICAN REGGAE, RAGGA & DANCEHALL.

I dare you to drop a hit song – Samini shades Shatta Wale

Ghana Web 15 Sep 2021
There seems to be a beef brewing between two of Ghana's dancehall giants, Samini, and Shatta Wale as the former has called out the latter in a series of tweets. Samini has tagged Shatta as a 'fake' artiste and also dared the African Dancehall King as he is affectionately called by his fans to release a single hit song.

Danny Lampo set to perform at African comedy club in UK

Ghana Web 12 Aug 2021
Ghanaian afro dancehall artiste and the Ebony hitmaker Danny Lampo is set to perform at this year's African Comedy Club organized by Akpos Media ... Right after being featured on BBC INTRODUCING, he was billed to be on the Ghana party in the park and now the African Comedy Club.

Neptune’s Revenge: Sango, Dave B Propel Seattle’s Triumphant Summer of Local Music

The Stranger 12 Jul 2021
... gave the audience a tour of the African diaspora on Saturday night. He made audio pitstops in New Orleans bounce, Detroit hip-hop, Jamaican dancehall, and South African house before finally dropping some of his baile funk classics (“Agorinha,” “Na Hora”) after the 30-minute mark.

Stonebwoy featured in Apple Music's special playlist

Ghana Web 11 Jun 2021
After being highlighted by CNN International as the continent's most dazzling trendsetter who has impacted the lives of others while influencing areas such as music, multiple award-winning Ghanaian reggae & dancehall heavyweight, Stonebwoy, has been featured on the official 'CNN Africa Voice Changers' playlist on Apple Music.

We have brought the Grammy’s to Ghana – Don Dee

Ghana Web 08 Jun 2021
“We are giving out plaques to every artiste who has been nominated for the Ghana Music Awards USA 2021 ... Ghanaian music acts are doing so well and we need to recognise all of them ... Joe Mettle ... Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year ... • ‘African Party’ by Stonebwoy ... Reggae/Dancehall Artist of the Year ... • ‘African Girls’ by Jay Baba ... • DJ Flipwave & African Wolf ... .

Hyperspecific: Dance Music For Summer Reviewed By Jaša Bužinel

The Quietus 01 Jun 2021
Opting for a fully authentic sound, the Japanese producer fuses his 8-bit aesthetic with filthy trap and metallic dancehall beats, African polyrhythms, abrasive grindcore sonics and horrorcore atmospherics ... He also presents his take on contemporary mutant dancehall, as found on ...

Discussing music’s diversity with music producer, PAQ

B & FT Online 29 May 2021
An award-winning record producer and a beat maker who produces a variety of music genres, his works ranges from Afrobeat, Hip Hop, Trap to Dancehall. Currently, PAQ is the in-house producer for multiple award-winning musician and the African Dancehall King, Shatta Wale.

Mabe Fratti: Será Que Ahora Podremos Entendernos? review – soundscaped cello, synths and nature

The Observer 28 May 2021
Mabe Fritti. Será Que Ahora Podremos Entendernos? album cover ... Also out this month. Veteran Benin singer releases her latest album, Mother Nature, packed with features from a new generation of West African artists, including Burna Boy, Mr Eazi and Yemi Alade, blending dancehall and Afrobeats with her jazz-inflected vocals ... Reuse this content. .

No Games – Yung Sal Says Of Our Women In His New Single

Sierra Express Media 22 May 2021
He sings for them. Born Abdul Salam Barrie, Yung Sal some days ago released a single titled ‘No Games’. It is already on YouTube and other social media platforms generating a lot of likes and comments ... It is a must-listen-to ... He was not done yet ... He does R&B; he raps and also throws in some dancehall bits laden witha fusion of African rhythms ... Ola ... .