Ghanaian Dancehall King, Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr, popularly known as Shatta Wale has dedicated the eleventh track which features himself on Beyonce’s ‘The Lion King : The Gift’ album to his President, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo.
Shatta Wale who was featured on the eleventh track titled ‘Already’ on the album happens to be the only Ghanaian musician featured, whiles the album features multiple Nigerian musicians.
The album which will be released on July 19, 2019 via Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia Records feature a number of African artistes including Tekno, Yemi Alade, Wizkid, Mr Eazi and Shatta Wale.
When asked why African producers, Beyonce said it was because “authenticity and heart were important to [her]”, since the film is set in Africa.
Shatta Wale has promised never to let Ghanaians down. He’s urged music lovers to expect the best from him on Beyonce’s album
His tweet read, “I dedicate this honour to his excellency @NakufAddo even though krom ayeshi”