- American female rapper Cardi B has revealed that she knew Shatta Wale before paying a visit to Africa
- Cardi B noted that her former hairstylist who was Ghanaian told her a lot about Shatta Wale before she came
- The Grammy award-winning rapper was in Nigeria and Ghana to perform for the first time in Africa
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Popular US female rapper Cardi B has disclosed that she heard about Shatta Wale before playing her concerts in Nigeria and Ghana.
According to the Grammy award-winning artiste, her former hairstylist told her Shatta Wale is the biggest musician in Ghana.
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In a video sighted by YEN.com.gh, Cardi B showered accolades on Shatta Wale and confirmed knowing him.
"Before going to Africa, I had a Ghanaian friend. Back in the days there used to be this woman that does my hair all the time, she was a Ghanaian lady," she recalled.
"Before going to Ghana she told me about Shatta Wale. She said he’s like the biggest Ghanaian artiste," she added.
This might be the reason why Cardi B followed Shatta Wale on Instagram in addition to three other celebrities.
After leaving Ghana, the US rapper followed Shatta Wale, Kwesi Arthur, Akuapem Poloo and Efia Odo.
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Meanwhile, Cardi B's visit to Ghana made the trends following a 'Meet and Greet' brouhaha at the Kempinski Hotel.
Female celebrities who trooped the hotel to meet Cardi B were left stranded for hours before finally meeting her.
In a publication by YEN.com.gh, a full list involving all the female celebrities who trooped to Kempinski but were met with disappointment surfaced.
Afia Schwar, Sandra Ankobiah, Lydia Forson among others received a somewhat disappointment for getting delayed in meeting Cardi B.
However, Cardi B expressed disappointment in Ghanaians concerning the saga she went through concerning the 'Meet and Greet' event.
In a post, she revealed that even though she was in Ghana for less than 24 hours, she got involved in a dilemma.
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