Audiomack’s Afrobeats category is home to some of the biggest Ghanaian Afrobeats artists, making music with jazz, soul, and funk influences.
Audiomack is home to some of the biggest names in Afrobeats, and some of the most talented Ghanaian artists in the genre. Afrobeats draws on elements of African rhythms, jazz, soul, and funk to create a genre designed to help you move your feet. The reach of Afrobeats is widespread across genres and continents, influencing everyone from indie pop bands to music tastes in the UK club scene. Tune into the genre and get to know two of many Ghanaian, Afrobeats artists on the Audiomack platform.
SHATTA WALE is a multi-award winning Ghanaian producer-musician. He is best known for his hit song “Dancehall King,” SHATTA WALE won the Artiste of the Year award on the Ghana Music Awards in 2014. In 2016, he won back to back awards for Ghana Musician of the Year and Nigeria Entertainment Award for African Male Artist of the Year. SHATTA WALE replicates his 2014 success on the infectious and grimy “Paparazzi.”
Bisa Kdei is a singer-producer hailing from Ghana, with his breakout moment coming on the heels of winning Best Movie Soundtrack of the Year at the Ghana Movie Awards. His list awards goes on, with the most recent being Highlife Artiste of the Year in 2017. Check out his uplifting and sunny “Sister Girl” for a small taste of Bisa Kdei’s skill in arranging and developing melodies.
For more Afrobeats hits, check out Audiomack’s Summer 17 Afropop and Reggae Hits playlist to keep the summer vibes going well into the fall.