- Shatta Wale has won the Artiste of the Year at the 2020 Africa Choice Awards
- Shatta Wale was announced the winner in a virtual ceremony on Saturday, September 19
- The Dancehall star pipped Burna Boy, Davido and others to the award
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Dancehall superstar Shatta Wale, known in private life as Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr, has added another award to his ever-growing list of awards.
The Shatta Movement boss has won the Artiste of the Year award at 2020 edition of the Africa Choice Awards.
Shatta Wale was announced the winner of the award at a virtual ceremony held on Saturday, September 19, 2020.
The Melissa of hitmaker won the award ahead of Nigerian artistes Burna Boy and Davido, South Africa's Sho Madjozi, and Democratic Republic of Congo's Innoss'B.
Following the announcement of Shatta Wale as the winner, fans of the Melissa hitmaker have taken to social media to jubilate.
Shadrack said 2020 had been smiling on Shatta Wale and his Shatta Movement fans:
Bae Shatta shared some photos as evidence:
Dansoman SM announced with a poster:
Benni Mx also said:
Shatta Wale Daily was among the first topost about the award:
The Africa Choice Awards is an entertainment and lifestyle award which seeks to honour players in the music, fashion, movie, and art industries across Africa.
Established in 2019, the Africa Choice Awards is based in Nigeria. The is year's edition, the second since its inception, was held virtually.
Meanwhile, Shatta Wale has been spotted displaying his basketball skills in his house while hanging out with his squad.
In a new video sighted by YEN.com.gh, Shatta Wale is seen playing basketball with one of his sisters while the crew looked on.
In the video, the Melissa hitmaker is seen partly-dressed in basketball apparel and bouncing the ball around on his compound amid cheers from those around.
After bouncing the ball around on the compound, Shatta Wale took his play into the house and was spotted playing some tricks on his sister.
The sister who was leaving throughout the play took the ball later and started bouncing it around.
Playing her own trick, Shatta Wale's sister the ball onto the chest of the music star after which she caught it and ran away.
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