Comedian Dave Chapelle has disclosed that American rapper Shawn Carter popularly known in Showbiz as Jay Z has investments in Ghana
Chapelle, who is in Ghana for a show, revealed that Jay Z showed him pictures of the said properties recently when he contacted him with respect to his visit to Ghana.
Entertainment journalist Olele Salvador who was at an event attended by Chapelle dubbed “A conversation with Chance and a special guest,” at the University of Ghana on January 5, posted the revelation in tweet.
His post read: “Two big revelations made at the session with Dave Chapelle: 1. Multiple Grammy award winning HipHop rapper, Jay Z has properties in Ghana, according to Dave Chapelle. Jay Z showed him pictures of the properties when he hit him up to come to Ghana together.”
“2. Dave Chapelle has promised to return to Ghana to set up a comedy club. He also assured the Ghanaian comedians who were in the room(DKB, Lekzy, OB, etc) that he would visit their comedy clubs in Ghana when he returns.”
Chapelle in Ghana since January 3, is expected to perform at the anticipated Black Star Line Festival scheduled for January 6, 2023, at the Black Star Square in Accra.
The event is part of activities marking the Black Star Line Festival put together by Chance The Rapper and Vic Mensa
Meanwhile, Jay Z and his beautiful wife Beyoncé were rumoured to have been spotted in Ghana in 2019.
Both couple were reported to have arrived for the ‘Year of Return,’ which commemorates 400 years since the first slaves were transported from the Gold Coast.
There were also rumours at the time that Beyoncé would perform in Ghana before returning, but her publicist later denied the claim.