My second born is nicknamed ‘Shatta Wale’ – Gospel musician Yaw Sarpong reveals
Legendary Yaw Sarpong has for the first time revealed the nickname of his second child.
According to Yaw Sarpong in an interview with NYDJ on Kumasi0based YFM, he nicknamed his second son Shatta Wale because his son is a strong fan of the self-acclaimed Dancehall King.
Yaw Sarpong said his son loves Shatta Wale so much that he exhibits some tendencies the dancehall musician.
Perhaps Yaw Sarpong will be giving Ghana another talented Dancehall artiste when his son grows up.
The gospel icon has announced plans of featuring Kofi Kinaata, Kuami Eugene, Samini, Joe Mettle, Kwaku Gyasi among others on his upcoming album.
On why he’d feature such artists, the gospel icon said he does not see these guys as secular artists but rather they are all artists. Yaw Sarpong used the example of Paul in the Bible to back his new direction.