Shatta Wale: Lion King Singer Makes History with MTV Award Nomination

Shatta Wale: Lion King Singer Makes History with MTV Award Nomination

  • Shatta Wale has earned an MTV Awards nomination with for his feature on Beyoncé's Lion King Album
  • This makes him the first Ghanaian artiste to have such a recognition
  • The musician has greatly celebrated this feat as Nigerian actress, Angel Okorie has rejoiced with him

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Ghanaian Dancehall King, Shatta Wale, has made history with his MTV Award nomination.

He happens to be the first Ghanaian artiste to attain this feat, and the musician cannot keep calm over this.

He has been nominated for his Already song with Beyoncé for her Lion King album.

Shatta Wale: Lion King Singer Makes History with MTV Award Nomination
A collage of Shatta Wale and Angela Okorie. Photo credit: @shattawalenima @realangelaokorie/Instagram
Source: Instagram

In the post sighted by, Shatta Wale, he wrote that the nomination is a win for Shatta Movement fans as well as the whole of Ghana.

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The post has got popular Nigerian actress, Angela Okorie, jubilating for Shatta Wale.

Angela called on Ghanaians to be proud of Shatta Wale and his achievement, and wrote that she is proud to know him.

realangelaokorie: “Ghanaians should be proud of this , This is a whole shatta movement, More wins King am proud to know you.”

More people applauded Shatta Wale:

luzlesser_: “Really big indeed.”

kims_media_house: “PROUDDDDDDD.”

amgpablogh: “Congratulations Chairmo.”

meloncakegrace: “Wow congrats so proud of you guys.”

walegangster99: “I never meet a Godfather like u in my life before.”

askia_zamahni: “Wow, this is really impressive.”

yrn_flanka: “King already.”

About Lion King Album

In 2019, Beyoncé curated two albums featuring international artistes for the Lion King movie which are called Spirit and The Gift.

It is on The Gift album which has Beyoncé featuring Shatta Wale on a song titled Already.

A part of the song has Beyoncé singing ‘king already, my baby you know it … shine already, it’s time already’ while Shatta Wale responds with ‘royalty says don’t you know know know.'

Majesty has Shatta Wale's gene

Meanwhile, Shatta Wale's son, Majesty, has stunned fans with a video of him playing piano.

The young boy played with so much ease and told his mother that he was glad to have got the keys correct.

Out of admiration, some fans concluded that Majesty indeed has Shatta Wale's genes in him.

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