Shatta Wale is a producer, reggae dancehall musician, songwriter, Instrumentalist and a Vocalist. The Shatta Wale’s birth name is Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr and he is formally known by his name Bandana. He is famous for his stage name as Shatta Wale. He is famous as a Dancehall king. He is also the leader, CEO and organizer of the Shatta Movement.
Shatta Wale was born on 17th October, 1984 in Accra, Ghana. His father’s name is Charles Mensah and mother’s name is Mama Elsie. He searched his career in music from Junior High School in Ghana. He continued his love for music in Winneba Secondary School. He created his own entertaining group, Duke now with the Group D2. He performed with Duke Thompson, he is also a singer and artist. He adopted his stage name as a Doggy. From his seniors and juniors, he got so much attention.
After completion of his senior high school, he changed his name to Bandana. He was a big fan of the style of CJ, Shabba Ranks and Shaggy. In 2004, he also released one of his hit tracks, Bandana from Ghana. Shatta Wale has a beautiful wife, Diamond Michelle Gbagonah. She is famous as Shatta Michy
Shatta Wale Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $6.2 Million US Dollars
Shatta Wale’s estimated net worth is around $6.2 million US dollars as of 2017. He earned such a wealth from his music career. He has worked a lot and so earned such a wealth. He even also deserves more than this. His reggae dancehall also helped him to earn such a wealth. The year 2015 has proved to be best for him. In this year he released hundreds of singles. He also performed with Bisa Kdei and Majid Michel in the Shattered Lives
He is also the CEO of Shatta Movement and also the brand ambassador for Guinness Ghana Breweries, which also helped to increase his wealth.
Shatta Wale Assets
Shatta Wale has 4 cars and 2 houses. He recently purchased his house of $1 million On New mega-Mansion in Accra. He is well known for his expensive taste. He has a customized brand of white color car, with plate number SHATTA 1 15. His car is not only luxurious but also one the most expensive car.
Shatta Wale Business Model
In 2014, he was picked as the brand ambassador of Guinness Ghana Breweries. He is also the CEO and leader of the Shatta Movement. He is also the brand ambassador of the Rush Energy Drink, in the market.
He loved music from his high school. He released one of his hit tracks Bandana from Ghana, which became one of the hit tracks that time. He changes his name to the, bandana. In 2004, he becomes famous in the youth. Once he threw some insulting lyrics to organizers, media accepted those lyrics and also made his musical breakthrough. In 2013, he got another name, Shatta Wale. He mostly uploads music on his Facebook fan page, this increases his fans rate and his number of downloads. He also released, Dancehall King. This made him one of the most well known artists in the Ghana.
He released lots of hit songs. Some of his top most hit songs are:
1. Dancehall King
2. Whine your waist
3. Korle Gorno
4. Party all night
5. Everybody likes my ting
6. Enter the Net
7. Fe di Paper
8. Old Boy
9. Yuh dey Kill
10. Inna your face
11. Fans dem Loyal
12. Dancehall Commando
13. You Can’t Touch Me
He was nominated many times and won many awards. In 2013, he was nominated for the Ghana Music Awards.
In 2014, he won twice 4Syte TV Music Video Awards and once 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. In the same year, he won Ghana Music Awards, twice. He won Nigerian Entertainment Awards once and BASS Awards, thrice. In the same year, he also won International Reggae and World Music Awards, Jigwe Awards and Ghana DJ Awards.
In 2015, he won 3G Awards and GN Bank Awards.
In 2016, he won Blogging and Social Media Awards, Golden Movie Awards Africa, Africa Europe DJ Awards, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, Afrimma Awards, 4Syte Music Video Awards, Ghana Peace Awards, Hausa Music Awards, WatsUp African Music Video Awards, 4Syte Music Video Awards, Ghana Music Awards UK and many more.
Shatta Wale is an outstanding performer, musician, songwriter, Instrumentalist, producer and a Vocalist. He is a multi talented person and very hard working. He is also a big hearted person, as he committed small part of his wealth in the charity projects during the festival of Christmas. He also visited in hospital to donate charitably to the Children’s Block worth thousands of Ghanaian credits. In 2015, he also donated to the victims of the disasters. We wish him good luck for the best to entertain us more.