Last updated on September 18th, 2021 at 04:58 pm
What is Shatta Wale net worth 2021?
In today’s post, you and I will walk through Shatta Wale net worth in 2021, sources of money, cars, and houses as well as a brief bio.
As a matter of fact, the latter part of this article will answer all the burning questions you have about him.
I will answer all your questions such as Shatta Wale and Sarkodie who is richer, Shatta Wale and Burna Boy who is richer, Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy who is richer.
So if are really serious about discovering who is the richest between him and the above artists then come let’s dive in.
but before you and I get into the details, here is a highlight to help you navigate this post easily.
- How much is Shatta Wale net worth
- Shatta Wale cars and houses
- What are Shatta Wale sources of income?
- Shatta Wale brief biography
- How did Shatta Wale career start
- Shatta Wale personal life
- Frequently asked questions
Now, come let’s begin with discovering how much is Shatta Wale worth, shall we?
How Much Is Shatta Wale Net Worth
How much is Shatta Wale net worth in 2021? Shatta Wale net worth 2021 Forbes is estimated to be the sum of 6,500,000 ($6.5 million). A larger portion of Shatta Wale’s wealth comes from his illustrious music career that have spanned a decade.
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Shatta Wale Net Worth: $6.5 Million
Born: 17 October 1984
Country of Origin: Ghana
Source of Wealth: Albums, Shows, YouTube, and Endorsements
Last Updated: 2021
He didn’t make all that money from music alone, so somewhere in this post, I will touch on his other sources of income, okay?
Ghana is known for its official currency which is the Cedis so I have taken the time to convert Shatta Wale net worth in dollars into Cedis.
Here is what the conversion process was like if you did a little bit of math in college.
$1 = 5.78 Cedi
So therefore $6.5 million = $6.5 million x 5.78 cedi.
When I multiplied the figures above, I discovered that Shatta Wale net worth in Cedi is 37.57 million.
Net Worth: $6.5 Million.
and now that you know Shatta Wale net worth Forbes, come let’s take a look at how he spends all that fortune.
Shatta Wale Cars and Houses
Look, I like it when celebrities decide to spend their hard-earned money in ways that make them feel accomplished.
Heck, it’s not easy to work your ass off, right?
My father would say it’s only those that work hard to achieve the result they desire that will feel content when that result is actualized.
I want to share a quick story with you about one of the biggest dreams that I have always had growing up.
So one day, I saw a Mercedes Benz drive past me while I was on an errand. It was rainy that day and the whole place was wet.
This dude drove past me on high speed via an untarred road and sprayed mud all over me.
You see, by the time I raised my head up the only thing I saw was the back of the car speeding away.
I told myself I was never going to die poor because then it feels like it’s only a poor man than walks on his feet.
As I grew up into an adult, I realized my anger drove me to this place where I was constantly reminded to hustle hard because someone might pour water on me again.
Am yet to own a car but I am working towards my goal of owning one.
Well, having said that, let’s jump back into Shatta Wale’s car and houses.
So how many cars does he have? below you will find a bullet point of all his cars.
- Range Rover Velar
- Maserati Ghibli
- G Wagon Brabus
- Mercedes Benz S500
- Cadillac Escalade
- Rolls Royce Cullinan
Now come let’s talk about each car on this list and how much they cost, shall we?
Range Rover Velar: Shatta is a car freak. you and I have constantly seen how that has played out for the singer over the years.
He bought the Range Rover Velar which is estimated to cost $82,000 about 2 years back.
The Range Rover Velar according to Caranddrive boasts a 2 liter V6 turbo engine that can produce 248 horsepower.
Maserati Ghibli: SM also owns a Maserati Ghibli 2017 model. The car is estimated to cost a mouth-watering sum of $137,000.
The foundation of this monster ride comes with a 345 horsepower twin-turbo 3.0 liter V6 with rear-wheel drive.
G Wagon Brabus: It is one thing to fantasize about your dream car and another to be able to drive it.
When it is Shatta Wale, you can be certain he has the bag to drive whatever car that he wants.
He added the G Wagon Brabus to his collection of cars sometime in 2021. The car is estimated to have cost the sum of $130,000.
It has a 5.5-liter V6 engine that produces around 563 horsepower and 560 lb-ft of torque.
Mercedes Benz S500: The dancehall singer also owns a Mercedes Benz S500 2016 model.
The car is estimated to cost around $93,000 and a twin-turbocharged 4.6-liter V8 engine that makes 455 horsepower.
Cadillac Escalade: Shatta Wale also bought the Cadillac Escalade, the monster SUV is said to cost the singer $77,000.
It is powered by either a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that makes 420 horsepower and can deactivate half of its cylinders when cruising to save fuel or a turbo-diesel 3.0-liter inline-six.
Rolls Royce Cullinan: The singer’s latest addition to cars is the RR Cullinan.
A car the singer used to beef Nigerian superstar Davido after the latter bought the same car in 2021.
Heck, I wrote an article and did a podcast about it on Episode 2 of the Shoutmeceleb Podcast.
Here is the podcast episode, give it a watch if you have the time to spare.
Having said that, the Rolls Royce Cullinan is estimated to cost the sum of $330,000. The Cullinan’s twin-turbo 6.7-liter V-12 provides 563 horsepower.
Now let’s round up this subheading by taking a look at Shatta Wale’s mansions.
The singer owns a mansion at East Legon of Ghana. The house is said to cost the sum of $550,000.
His East Legon home houses a swimming pool, 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, a guest room, and a large living room.
During my research, I also found out that the singer owns two other homes in Ghana, however, I am yet to find any details about it online.
When the Shoutmeceleb Team reached out to the singer for confirmation, the team did not get any response.
What Are Shatta Wale Sources Of Income
If you ask me why would I want to become a celebrity, my answer would easily be “because of the opportunities that come with it”.
Let’s be realistic here, if you are a public figure, it’s hard not to have more than one income source.
It’s just impossible and that’s it, period.
So quickly here are all Shatta Bandana’s sources of income.
- Singles and album
- YouTube views
- Sponsored post on social media
- Endorsement deals
I will touch briefly on each of the following bullet points to give it context, so stay with me.
Singles and Albums
One of the ways through which Forbes Shatta Wale net worth have grown is through singles and album releases.
Heck, this is the singer’s first source of income before anything else.
This is because his musical prowess and ability to drop hit songs paved the way for his other streams of income.
Over the years the singer has dropped lots of songs. I still go back to his song 1 don every now and then to enjoy it.
Shatta Wale debuted in the Ghana music industry with the album After The Storm, it was a classic.
Singles like I know my level reiterates why he is one of the big guys in the Ghana music industry.
That one song also announced his fame to the rest of Africa including Nigeria.
This is Shatta Wale’s first source of money-making. in 2020 alone, the Reggae dancehall artist dropped songs consistently for 4 months.
I was blown away at his consistency and ability to stay behind the mic consistently for 4 months.
It could only take talent to achieve such a feat and even if anyone could do it, it may no longer be in this generation of African musicians.
Another Shatta Wale net worth of 2021 grew is through payment from Google Partnership Program.
A program that pays content creators and seeing as Shatta Wale is an artist, he gets to enjoy paychecks for reaching certain numbers of views monthly.
If you don’t know how that works then I suggest you read everything about Google Adsense to give you an idea of how the singer gets paid.
Sponsored Post On Social Media
Thanks to the rise of social media, it’s become increasingly beautifully to share and make money today.
I remember watching this video of Dan Lok and he said the easiest way to make money today is to amass a huge following on social media.
Well, Shatta Wale has more than 3 million followers on Instagram alone, if you add Twitter and Facebook to the mix then he has more than 10 million followers altogether.
Anyone with 10 million followers on social media could earn nothing less than $2000 per sponsored post.
This means Shatta Wale is easily earning more than $3000 per sponsored post on his social media profile.
That’s so cool, right?
Well, if you want to become a popular musician in Ghana, then I suggest you read this article.
I outline to become a popular singer in Nigeria in that article but it is easily the same steps in every country in the world.
Shatta Wale also makes money from organizing shows.
Ticket sales could go as high as a thousand dollars for VIPs and as low as $20 dollar for regulars.
He also gets paid whenever he is invited to perform on shows organized by other people.
For Example: If Sarkodie decides to organize a show and invited Shatta Wale to be a guest performer, Wale gets paid for performing.
I hope that makes sense, yeah?
Shatta Wale is not just a dancehall artist, he is also a skilled entrepreneur who founded Shatta Bitters.
Shatta Bitters is an alcoholic drink that is sold in Ghana and he talked about this during an interview in Ghana.
He also buys and sells gold which adds as another stream of income for the singer.
Shatta Wale is also a record label executive after he founded the record label Shatta Movement.
Wale makes money from different sources and endorsement deals are just one of the numerous ways he has been able to fatten his bank account.
Speaking of endorsement, he has a lot under his belt with Infinix Ghana being high on the list.
He also penned an endorsement deal with Guinness Ghana Breweries.
Shatta Wale have also been a brand ambassador for Rush Energy Drink and Soft Energy Drink respectively.
Each of these endorsement deals helped to increase Shatta Wale net worth 2021.
Now, come let’s talk about his biography in a brief even though I will treat that as a different post in the not-so-distant future.
Shatta Wale Biography
When a musician rises to fame, one of the most common things that happen is that you and I forget what their life was like before fame.
So what was Shatta’s life like before fame and how did that factor into him becoming a star?
Well, in this subheading, I will touch on that briefly before I walk you through how his career began in Ghana.
So who is Shatta Wale? Shatta Wale is a Ghanaian Reggae dancehall artist, record producer, and entrepreneur.
He was born Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr on October 14 1984 in Ghana.
Shatta Wale is the self-acclaimed king of dancehall music in Africa and whether you like him or not, one can’t deny that he is good.
He attended Seven Great Princes Academy at Dansoman, a suburb in Accra, and then high school at Winneba Secondary School.
He is the son of Charles Nii Armah Mensah Snr and Elsie Evelyn Avemegah. Shatta’s father is a politician and businessman according to a Wikipedia article.
So there is everything you need to know but how did his career begin?
Well, stay with me as you and I dive into the details.
How Did Shatta Wale Career Start
Shatta Wale rose to fame in the 2010s however, it was after rebranding that things really begin to pan out for the singer.
Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr musical career began in Wenneba secondary school.
It was at this time, he realizes that he had a talent for putting words together to make sounds that people fall in love with.
Wale decided to follow his dream of becoming a musician and in the 2000s, he began his career with the stage name Shatta Bandana.
After a long hiatus from music, his comeback saw the singer rebranded from Shatta Bandana to Shatta Wale.
His song Dancehall King blew him to the top of the Ghana music industry and since then it’s been successful all the way.
Shatta Wale has four studio albums and his first album After The Storm was released in 2016.
After The Storm album housed 22 tracks and they were all recorded between 2015 and 2016.
It was finally released on May 2016 and was made available on iTunes.
The album got a 91% success rating from music critics and fans alike. This was the moment that cemented his place among Ghana music gods.
Shatta Wale also released a hip hop mixtape in 2017 which he titled Cloud 9.
The mixtape reminded me of the days he hustled his way from the bottom to the top by constantly dropping songs on Facebook.
He followed Cloud 9 with a 2019 album titled Reign before rounding up 2020 with the album Wonder Boy.
Here is a list of all his albums…
- After the storm 2016
- Cloud 9 2017
- Reign 2019
- Wonder Boy 2020
Over the years, Wale have won several music awards for his musical experience and constant hits.
In 2014 he picked the artist of the year award at the Vodafone Ghana Music Award.
The same year, he also picked the award for African artist of the year at the Nigeria Entertainment award.
He also picked up the award for b
Best New Entertainer at the International Reggae and World Music Awards.
This is just a few awards that the singer have won since his debut in the Ghanaian music industry.
Now come let’s take a brief look at his personal life shall we?
Shatta Wale Personal Life
Shatta Wale’s personal Life has been just that (personal).
During an interview with Rainbow Radio, the singer revealed that non of the women in his life add any impact to his life.
During the interview, he said his dream is to buy a private jet hence anyone who wants to cut that dream shot would leave.
Shatta has dated lots of women with one of them been Shatta Mitchy. Both have a child together.
As of writing this post, Shatta Wale has 3 kids from different women. He has two sons named Majesty, Papa Nii Jedediah, and a daughter named Winnie.
Shatta Wale is currently dating Miss Christy White known in the Ghana music industry for her ebony-like beauty.
He is currently not engaged to anyone and things look like it will stay like that for the 37 years old.
Frequently Asked Questions About Shatta Wale
In this part of the post, I will try to answer all the questions you have about Shatta Wale.
So stay with me as I breeze through all the questions that you have.
Shatta Wale and Sarkodie Who is Richer
Shatta Wale and Sarkodie who is richer? Shatta Wale’s net worth is currently estimated to be $6.5 million while Sarkodie’s net worth is currently estimated to be $7 million. What this means is that Sarkodie is richer than Shatta Wale as of 2021.
So when next you ask Shatta Wale and Sarkodie who is the richest, just know that Sarkodie is the richest of the two and also one of the top 50 richest in Africa as a whole.
Also, the question above can also be framed as Shatta Wale and Sarkodie who has more money? The answer is still Sarkodie because the wealth of an individual is measured in assets and cash.
Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy Who Is Richer
Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy who is Richer? Shatta Wale worth as of 2021 is estimated to be the sum of $6.5 million while Stonebwoy net worth is currently estimated to $3 million. This means that Shatta Wale is the richest of the two Ghan celebrities.
Hopefully, when next you ask the question of Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy who is the richest, you have now known that Shatta Wale is richer than Stonebwoy with 3.5 million US dollars ($3.5 million).
Shatta Wale and Burna Boy Who Is Richer
Shatta Wale and Burna Boy who is richer? Burna Boy is currently estimated to be worth the sum of 3,000,000 US dollars ($3 million) while Shatta Wale is recently estimated to be worth the sum of 6,500,000 US dollars ($6.5 million). What this means is that Shatta Wale is the richest of the two celebs.
Why Burna Boy may have made the list of richest musicians in Nigeria, he is only half as rich as Shatta Wale.
So when next you are wondering and ask the question Shatta Wale and Burnaboy who is the richest just know that Shatta Bandana is richer than Burna Boy with $3.5 million.
Shatta Wale and Wizkid Who Is Richer
Shatta Wale and Wizkid who is richer? Wizkid is one of the top 10 richest musicians in Africa with a net worth estimate of 25,000,000 US dollars ($25 million) while Shatta Wale made the list with an estimated net worth of $6.5 million. What this means is that Wizkid is richer than Shatta Wale.
Even when you framed the question as Shatta Wale and Wizkid who is the richest, Wizkid still comes up on top as the richest of the two celebs with more than $19 million.
So there you have it, every detail under the sun you need on Shatta Wale net worth Forbes.
Hopefully, you got everything you wanted from this article, but if that’s not the case do let me know what I have missed.
It’s over to you now!
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