Best Dancehall Artistes in Ghana

by Bright

We bring to you the best dancehall artistes in Ghana


Raggae Dancehall genre has become popular in Ghana. Dance hall has taken grounds in Africa with many Dancehall Musicians making great fortunes from their talents in  producing great tunes. Find out the best dancehall artistes in Ghana below

Best Dancehall Artistes in Ghana

  1. Shatta Wale – $6.2 million
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Shatta wale has made a lot of wealth for himself through his great music tunes.


Born Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr., on  17th  October 1984,  He is known by his stage name Shatta Wale, formerly Bandana. His best-known song “Dancehall King“, led him to win the Artiste of the Year at the 2014 edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. Shatta Wale has since won several awards both locally and internationally. He has also performed in several shows internationally and locally. He has a fleet of cars and houses in Accra.

2. Stonebwoy – $5.6 million

Stonebwoy is yet another dancehall artiste Ghana is proud to have. He is the second Ghanaian to win the most celebrated entertainment award for black musicians ( The BET). He is also a recipient of two Billboard plaques

Stonebwoy was born in Ashaiman in the Greater Accra region of Ghana and began making music in his early school days. He realized his talents and abilities as a lyricist and scriptwriter at an early age, remembering writing and acting drama pieces as far back as the fourth year in primary school.


Richest Dancehall Artistes in Ghana

3. Samini -$ 5 million 

Samini is undoutedly one of the richest dancehall artistes in Ghana . He has been in the music industry for quiet some time now.

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He started music at a time where it was really tough to break through, Samini has released seven studio albums, with all being highly successful on the commercial market. Samini's success and recognition began when his first single, Linda, was released and subsequently appearing on other successful singles by other artists

4. MzVee


Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda (born 23 June 1992) , better known by her stage name MzVee, is a singer, afropop, dancehall and R&B artiste. Her debut solo album  features several hit singles including 'Borkor Borkor', 'Natural Girl' and 'Dancehall Queen'. MzVee was signed to the record label Lynx Entertainment and was the winner of the New Artiste of the Year award at the 2015 Ghana Music Awards.


Richest Dancehall Artistes in Ghana

5. Kaakie

Richest Dancehall Artiste in Ghana

Grace Kaki Awo Ocansey (born March 28, 1991) popularly known as Kaakie and Dancehall Queen  is another successful dancehall artiste. She signed her first record with Xtra Large Music.

She grew up as a music lover who listened to various genres of music and did karaoke versions for many of the ones she cherished.

Best Dancehall Artistes in Ghana

6. Iwan

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Abdul Razak Issahaku (born 12 September 1985), performing as Iwan, is a reggae and dance hall artiste from Ghana, West Africa. Being a product of University of GhanaLegon, Iwan, also known as "Lyrical Gunshot", pursued Theatre Art and Music and Dance and now holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts.

Iwan was the first person to receive an award in reggae/dancehall in Ghana.


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