Shatta Wale has officially been enskinned by the Chief of Tamale, Nyeb-Dakpema Fusieni Bawa as “Dancehall Naa” (Dancehall King).The ceremony took place today, 7 June, at Dakpema Palace in Tamale.

Taking to his social media pages, Shatta Wale thanked the Chiefs, elders and the people of Tamale for bestowing such an honor upon him.

He wrote

Thanks to his eminence the Chief and elders of the palace in Tamale, the people and youth of Tamale for the honor bestowed upon me.

I know your prayers and love will fortify this union and open doors for the youth and people in Tamale and the rest of northern people.

I am humbled.

Watch the ceremony below


Shatta Wale is however in the Northern part of the country for his highly publicized “Storm Reign” Concert at the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium this Saturday, June 8, 2019.

He is expected to perform alongside Maccasio and other supporting artistes from the region