Ghana music has really grown. Some of the latest songs released by artists of different genres are making their way to the airwaves all over Africa. Ghanaians are music lovers at heart and promote artists that really put in their best to come up with excellent music. If you are an artist that works really hard chances are that you will get the support you need to excel. Check out the following songs from your best artists in Ghana.
Music really does speak to your heart. It is possible to lift your spirits and improve your moods on a bad day just by listening to great music. This may be the best explanation behind trending songs. The following are trending songs that have made it big in Ghana in 2018. Check out if you favourite song made the list.
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Latest Ghana Music
Ghanaian artists have worked hard in 2018 to ensure that they do not disappoint their fans. It may not be possible to capture all songs released within this year. However, the following are a few that you can listen to.
Top songs to look out for
1. Omar Sterling Death before dishonor
This is a great hit by Omar sterling. The song was produced by Killbeatz. The song is done in English and is basically about doing the right thing. Omar says that doing the right things for others is translation of doing for yourself. He sings of different examples of how violence has disrupted lives and has led to death. It is a song that advocates for peaceful living. He believes that everyone can influence the world by choosing to live peacefully instead of using violence. This is definitely one of the latest Ghanaian music that is very powerful and will most likely influence people to live positively.
2. Shatta Wale Mind made up
Shatta Wale sings about how he has made up his mind to be with the woman of his choice. This is one song that continues to prove that Shatta is definitely among the greatest dancehall artists in Africa. This is a great song for the club or party with friends. You will get yourself dancing to this very danceable beat.
3. Wendy Shay The boy is mine
This excellent song by Wendy Shay will be a hit with ladies that want to fight for their men. The boy is mine is a perfect song that a girl can use to claim his man. The video shows a girl’s boyfriend sleeping with her friend and a fight ensues as who the man belongs to. This song is a hit considering it is not an old song yet it has gathered very many views on YouTube.
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4. Sarkodie Advice
This is a Shatta Wale diss done by Sarkodie. Sarkodie seems to say that artist need to be supportive of each other instead of bringing each other. He seems to be tired of Shatta’s beef and is focused on moving Ghana forward. He says there is no need of bullshit but rather change focus to moving forward. Celebrate the wins and progresses. The bottom line is that artists need to pull and lift each other instead of throwing shade and trying to outdo each other. Great rap to listen to.
5. My level Shatta Wale
This is a great audio done by Shatta Wale. He sings about his tomorrow changing even if today is different. He says that he knows his level. The message in the song is one that many Ghanaians can identify with as everyone strives for a better life in future. It is a song that talks about blessings from God that will change your level. It is a great song that encourages people to be content as for tomorrow could be better. The betas and the lyrics make a perfect combination for a song that resonates with many. This is another hit in the making.
6. Shatta Wale Exodus
This perfect dancehall song mentions some Bible books as a symbolic way of describing the journey that you take. Shatta has a way of getting lyrics and beats right and he did not disappoint even in this track. You will definitely appreciate his journey from the Ghetto to stardom.
7. Patapaa ft Sista Afia There is nothing
This collaboration is powerful song with a message that asks for your partner to come back because you need him or her. It is a great makeup song. The song also encourages people going through a rough patch in relationships to hold on. It is a great encouragement song not to mention the very danceable beat that will keep you moving.
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New Ghana songs
In case you want to download Ghana music consider the following new songs done by your favorite artists and other upcoming ones.
1. Edem Fie Fuo
Many Ghanaians reacted to this song positively because it is something they can relate to. It talks about the happening sin life making it very easy to put on replay because it speaks to the heart. The struggles of life are similar across the country and one can be easily encouraged by listening to this song.
2. Medikal Adwee Ba
Medikal is one of the celebrated hip hop artists in Ghana. This song is a perfect dance tune for people of all sizes and ages. The video makes it even more interesting.
3. Stonebwoy ft Asamoah Gyan Dirty enemies
This is a song by one of Ghana’s finest. It talks about enemies who have dirty enemies. This is in fact an encouragement to keep doing what you are doing. Do not mind the enemies and naysayers as long as you are doing the right thing.
4. Adina feat Kuami Eugene Killing me softly
This is a great soft song for people that love slow songs. This deep song is about praising your lover. You can also dance to the beats if you want something to get you on the floor. It is a perfect combination of good lyrics with interesting beats.
5. Kwesi Authur & Juls Maintain
If you are a lover of rap then you will definitely love this song. Kwesi sings lyrics that cut deep as the message is very relatable. This is one artist to look out for because he will be blowing up soon.
6. Akwaaba feat. Mr Eazi, Pappy Kojo & Patapaa Guilty Beatz
This excellent song is a must have for dancing lovers. If you love to dance then this is one of the songs that you must download. Whether the song plays on Ghana radio or you watch it online, you can be sure that you will get on your feet and join the dance. The beats are also very addictive.
7. Obia Wone Master feat. Stonebwoy Yaa Pono
This is a great collaboration. The song is about respect and recognizing the master. It is necessary to know who was born to lead and who was born to follow. This is basically what the song is about.
8. Wake Up Call (Road Saftey) ft. Benji Sarkodie
In this song, Sarkodie and Benja sing about road safety in Ghana. The message is important as lives are lost on the road because of poor road safety.
9. Yaka Chana (Where U Dey Go) ft. Mr Eazi Fancy Gadam
The song is done in the Hausa and Dagbani languages. Dagbani is spoken in the northern part of Ghana which means that people from this region will love this song as they can identify with it. Yakachana means where are you going. The song is about lovers that want to go yet they had promised to stay no matter how things turn out.
10. Stonebwoy Tomorrow (Attitude Riddim)
This is a classic by Stonebwoy who tends to tell stories in his songs. This inspiration song is about not knowing tomorrow. It is an encouragement that people should not envy others but live well because at one point the rich and poor will die. It does not matter what you say or do, we all will fade away some day. This is an excellent song for people that love deep messages.
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VGMA 2018 winning songs
The following are some of the VGMA songs. In case you want something cool to listen to then consider them as your GH music download choices. They include:
1. Ebony Bonified
This won the album of the year category. This is an album that Ebony did. It has a collection of some of the best songs she did before her death. The video above shows her launching the album.
2. Fancy Gadam Total cheat
This won the most popular song of the year. It is a song that was done in collaboration with Sarkodie. The song is about a cheating partner and what will happen to him or her. This being something that happens to most people, it is not surprising that it was voted the most popular song.
3. Captain Planet ft Kofi Kinaata Obi Agyi Obi Girl
This won the best music video of the year category and this is for a good reason. The video is not only hilarious but also represents the message of the song very well. Ghanaians have a way of appreciating good things and this is a great one.
These are some of the best songs in 2018 according to the different categories. These songs pass as some of the latest songs in the Ghana music industry. They are worth listening to.