When it comes to top musicians in Ghana, it’s difficult to straightforward judge from their outlook. Do you really want to know the top musicians in Ghana and how they can possibly influence their fans and make an impact on your brand.
kamlinks.com , a research firm has dedicated over 3 months researching on the topic and has finally decided to let you know the top ten musicians using these 3 main criteria; 1. How their music influences the masses. 2. How they move the masses on the stage. 3. Their ability to influence a brand.
SARKODIE: Born Michael Owusu but known in the music scene as Sarkodie is a Ghanaian rapper and a businessman. He’s been in the music business for almost 2 decades and have won several awards including BET and VGMA artist of the year and artist of the decade. He has a very strong brand and has strong ability to influence brands.
SHATTA WALE: Known in private life as Charles Nii Armah, Shatta wale is a dancehall / Reggae artiste and consideredas the most controversial artist in Ghana. He’s won several awards including VGMA artist of the year and many more. He’s also worked with top international artist such as Beyoncé.
STONEBWOY: Born as Etse Livingston Satekla, Stonebwoy is a Ghanaian Reggae, Dancehall and Afropop artist. He’s won several awards such as the BET and the VGMA artist of the year. He’s worked with top international artist such as Sean Paul, Morgan Heritage and Bennie Man. He’s also a successful businessman.
KWAME EUGENE: Born Kwame Eugene Marfo, Kwame Eugene is a Ghanaian Afrobeat and high-life singer. He’s a signee to Lynx Entertainment and has won several awards including VGMA artist of the year .
M.ANIFEST : Born as kwame Ametepee Tsikata, M.anifest is considered the most elite rapper in Ghana. He is a rapper, singer, songwriter. He’s won several awards in Ghana and beyond including Best rapper of the year. He’s also a successful entrepreneur.
WENDY SHAY: Born Wendy Addo and known by the stage name as Wendy Shay, is a Ghanaian Afropop and Afribeats singer. She’s a signee of Ruff town records and highly talented female musician. She’s won several awards locally and internationally. She’s a nurse by profession.
JOE METTLE: Born as Joseph Oscar Nii Armah Mettle and better known as Joe Mettle, He is a Ghanaian gospel musician, a philanthropist and an evangelist. He is the first ever gospel musician to win artist of the year in Ghana and by far the most popular gospel act.
MEDIKAL: Born Samuel Adu Frimpong but popularly known as Medikal, He is a hip hop musician and a rapper. He has performed on big stages both locally and abroad and has won several awards including rapper of the year.
KOFI KINAATA: Born as Martin King Arthur but known as Kofi Kinaata, He’s a hiplife musician, a rapper and a songwriter. He is noted for him fante rap. Kinaata has win several awards and has an exceptional performing skills.
KELVYN BOY: Born as kelvin Brown, kelvyn Boy is an Afro-Pop and Dancehall musician. Considered one of the most talented acts in Ghana and a former signee of Bhim record label, Kelvyn Boy has performed in several big stages both locally and internationally.