Multiple award-winning artist, Samini has settled the debate on who is better between long-term rivals Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale.
Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy have dominated Ghana-Africa reggae-dancehall fraternity since they stepped onto the scene in 2004 and 2012 respectively.
Who is the reggae dancehall King debate between Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy has been raging on for nearly a decade now as the two celebrated artistes keeps accumulating several highly coveted awards for themselves.
Undoubtedly, Samini has been labeled as the front-liner and the face of the reggae-dancehall genre to Africa but it was Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy who added more flavor to spice up the industry due to their longest running beef.
However, in a conversation with Bella Mundi on Tv3 Day Show, Samini chose Shatta Wale over Stonebwoy as the best reggae dancehall artist and talent.
In explaining why he picked Shatta Wale over Stonebwoy, Samini stated that, “Shatta Wale comes from my era and I think he has more under his belt and than Stonebwoy”….Stonebwoy is still coming up”
Meanwhile, Stonebwoy released his debut single “Claimax” featuring Samini in 2012 when he was signed to ‘Samini Music,’ followed by “Ghetto Love” with Iren Logan, both of which earned him VGMA nominations.
Shatta Wale, on the other hand, released his first single with ‘Moko Hoo’ in 2004, but his return took the industry by storm following the released of his smash hit song “Dancehall King”