Shatta Wale trends #1 in Ghana, 8 worldwide after Beyonce feature news

Shatta Wale trends #1 in Ghana, 8 worldwide after Beyonce feature news
Source: Ghana| | Nasiba Yakubu
Date: 16-07-2019 Time: 07:07:51:pm
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The internet has been buzzing following news of Shatta Wale’s collaboration with American songstress, Beyonce.

After his announcement on Twitter, fans and his colleagues in the industry flooded his page with congratulatory messages.

Many fans could not wait to hear the work the dancehall artiste has put in on the album.

On Beyoncé ‘s 14-song new album, The Lion King: The gift, Shatta Wale is featured in song number 11 – ’Already’.

Read more'I know my level!' - Beyoncé  features Shatta Wale on new album

He is the only Ghanaian on the list of 10 African artistes.

Five Nigerian artistes, Mr Eazi, Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage, Burna Boy and Wizkid were also featured on the album.

Ghanaian producer, GuiltyBeatz, also helped produce three songs on the album namely, “Find Your Way Back (Circle of Life)” by Beyonce, ‘Keys to The Kingdom’ by Tiwa Savage and Mr Eazi and ‘Already’ by Beyonce and Shatta Wale.

Read more: GuiltyBeatz produces 3 songs on Beyonce's 'The Lion King: The Gift' album

The many messages from well-wishers have sent the artiste trending across the globe. He is trending at number eight worldwide and number one in Ghana.

Shatta Wale trends
Shatta Wale is trending at number eight worldwide.

Shatta Wale trends

The news has generated a lot of conversation on how, the initiative taken by Beyonce to focus more on Africa will benefit artistes on the continent.

Shatta Wale is also reportedly trending at number two in Nigeria and number four in the UK as well.