Some Ghanaian artistes have lauded and congratulated fellow musician Shatta Wale following his inclusion on Beyonce’s album for Disney’s live-action film “The Lion King”.
Shatta Wale on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, was unveiled as a feature artiste on “The Lion King: The Gift” album.
The 14-track album scheduled for release on Friday, July 19, also had production works from Ghana’s Guilty Beatz and features Nigerian stars; Wizkid, Yemi Alade, Tekno, Mr Eazi and Burna Boy.
Other featured international artistes include JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino, Pharrell and Beyoncé’s daughter Blue Ivy Carter.
Immediately the news hit online, some top Ghanaian artistes took to their various social media platforms to congratulate Shatta Wale who happens to be the only Ghanaian artiste featured on the album.
— Sarkodie (@sarkodie) July 16, 2019
Congrats On This One.. Chaiiii Ghana 🇬🇭 Let’s Not Sleep On This One @shattawalegh features On @thelionking Track List. As The Only Ghanaian Out of 10000 Nigerians #DemDead #Ghana2TheWorld #PaaPaa another One for the Genre #AfroDancehallReggae #BhimNationEndorsed!! pic.twitter.com/z5P8leDp4g
— 1GAD (@stonebwoyb) July 16, 2019
This is huge man … congrats guys and most importantly to man like @shattawalegh for putting #gh on the map chale this is all the way up my Gee …. pah pah pah pah #akyesaaaaaaaaa 🇬🇭 🌍 pic.twitter.com/TiKIF6iG9p
— SAMINI (@samini_dagaati) July 16, 2019
Shatta Wale & Beyonce on a track. We never hesperdedit. Congrats guy @shattawalegh.
— M.anifest (@manifestive) July 16, 2019
Kwaw Kese tweeted:
This is a good one for Ghana 🇬🇭 music
— Dondo (@kwawkese) July 16, 2019
Solid solid solidly amazing Chale !! Congrats @shattawalegh on this move !! Shatta Wale x Beyoncé 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽
— Smoke&Mirrors The E.P🌹 (@DBLACKGH) July 16, 2019
Guru dropped a controversial tweet:
I ve never heard Beyoncé’s song before tho so big ups to Shattawale for
giving her the opportunity to shine !!
— GURU (@gurunkz) July 16, 2019
Medikal had a short message:
@shattawalegh ONLY PAAH PAAH PAAH GO FI SAY THIS 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥
— MEDiKAL (@AmgMedikal) July 16, 2019
Hiplife grandpapa Reggie Rockstone record a whole video to celebrate Shatta Wale.
KEEP ON KEEPING ON GH✊🏿🇬🇭🙏🏿 @shattawalegh ALL U YOUNG SOLDIERS DONT STOP MOVING!! ( deez jokes but don’t say that and lose yo job😂😂) #efuabeyonce #shattahouse #sacked 😂 @ameyaw112 @dkbghana pic.twitter.com/vCflpHF3pP
— Reggie Rockstone (@ReggieRockstone) July 16, 2019
Congrats @shattawalegh Great win for Ghana 🇬🇭🇬🇭🇬🇭. This is really great bro. Keep going
— #Akak33Moko 🌊 (@trigmaticrocks) July 16, 2019
And Pappy Kojo tweeted:
For life is for life.
— Van damme (@PAPPYKOJO) July 16, 2019