The dancehall genre was originated in Jamaica in the ’90s. There are some Ghanaian artists who have taken part in this dancehall genre and they have made a very good impact on that. These artists have won many awards both locally and internationally with the dancehall genre. Here we going to know the top five dancehall artists in Ghana.
Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale is one of the best dancehall artists in Ghana and even Africa. He has won many dancehall act awards both internationally and locally. He has been featured by Alkaline, Javinchi, Shanseea, and many other Jamaican artists. He has dancehall songs like Gringo, Too Ugly, Reality, Storeroom, and many others. He was recently featured in a Jamaican album called “Tropical House Cruise To Jamaica”.
Jupitar is a young talented dancehall artist in Ghana. He has popular dancehall songs like Money Box, Enemies, Top shella, Blood rainfall, and many other dancehall songs. He has been nominated many times in the Ghana Music Awards and many other awards schemes too.
Stonebwoy has been very good too when it comes to the dancehall genre. He has won many awards both local and international. He has won the Best African Act of the BET Awards. He has a song with Sean Paul, Beenie Man, and many popular dancehall artists.
Samini is one great artist in the music industry of Ghana. He started his music career as Batman and now changed to Samini. He is a reggae dancehall artist and has collaborated with Etana, Steel Pulse, and many other Jamaican artists.
Iwan has a popular song titled Who’s Bad which he did not feature any artist. He is a reggae dancehall artist from Ghana. He has won many awards and he also has many other songs like Miss You, Ghana Legalise, Consciousness, and more.