Throughout his adventures, 36-year-old Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr, known in Music as shatta Wale, has, successfully, proving that when it comes to music, he is there, knowing some facts about him shall serve as motivation and for a better understanding of him.
Today, the name shatta wale is very common in Ghana and across the continent, Africa. Nevertheless, his musical journey has been a true meandering route of learning and unlearning.
Born to Charles Nii Armah Snr and Madam Elsie Evelyn, the king of African Dancehall as he is hugely christened, had to hit the street and make a life for himself
Doing Music as Professional, there are few facts about him, shatta wale, one might not know, Pedawan.net is about to sail you through them, relax and enjoy
Shatta Wale Comes From A Rich Home
Like others will take advantage and make name for themselves, Charles Nii Armah Mensah Snr, known among some fans as shatta Capo, Shatta Wale’s Dad, is not always in the public domain, I mean he is not a clout chaser.
Shatta Capo is a successful businessman, politician, and legal practitioner.
He gave shatta wale the best education a rich Dad could to his son, shatta attended Seven Grace Princes Academy in Dansoman, Accra, the same school Asamoah Gyan attended.
At a tender age, his Dad fled him to the United Kingdom, where he took advantage to meet his Jamaica Cousins. His father wanted him to be a lawyer.
So, now you see how rich his family is? Well, despite all these treats, Shatta Wale followed his dream, ended up making money as a street boy, amazing?
Shatta Wale Is An Actor
Despite his musical credentials, shatta wale is an award-winning actor, Surreal.
The founder of the shatta movement, shatta wale was featured in movies, Never Say Never, The trials of shatta wale, Shattered Lives.
He won Video discovery at Golden movies awards with shattered lives competing with Efia Odo, Ophelia, and Bentil
The movie stars like Majid Micheal, Martha Ankomah, Bisa k Dei and others
Amazing? Shatta Wale is a packaged of talents
Shatta Wale Is A certified Beat Producer
Notwithstanding, shatta Wale is known for playing his beats, mixing, and mastering.One of the reasons he owns a home production studio
Known as Da Maker in production, he has produced some notable hits like Star boy, Kill ‘ em with prayers, Hosanna featuring Burna Boy, Wine Ya Waist featuring Davido, and his masterful freedom banger among others.
Shatta Wale Revamped After 10 Years and Changed Of Names
He made an appearance in 2014 where “Moko Hoo” had the nomination at Ghana Music Awards.
In the sequel to events, he went into recess due to matters in the industry.
After almost 10 years, he rebranded from Bandana to shatta but later added Wale, the change of name was purposely for the international community, he noted.
Did you know at a point he was referred to as Dublin Wale?
Never mind, shatta wale since his rebranding has achieved several milestones
Today, if not the best, he is one of the honchos and leading men of the Ghana Music Industry
On why he added Wale, he claimed most people thought he was a Nigerian, so he chose wale to achieve the effect. Wale means World Acclaimed Lyrical Entertainer