Controversial dancehall artiste Charles Nii Armah Mensah known in showbiz as Shatta Wale seems to be taking on every artiste in the Ghana music industry. After picking on the likes of Samini, VVIP, Yaa Pono, Kwaw Kese and Stonebwoy. He has turned his attention to his one time ‘good friend’ Sarkodie. The self acclaimed Dancehall king has been picking on Sarkodie for weeks now and he has recently referred to his colleague artistes, Sarkodie, and Kwaw Kese as ‘very poor’.
Shatta Wale in in an interview with DJ Reuben on Kumasi based Luv 99.5 FM revealed that most Ghanaian artiste have so much ego in them which is not allowing them to see the business side of the music.
He said he (Shatta Wale) is doing something right which is speaking about the problems the music industry is facing ad taking on other artistes.
“I am talking about the problem that it is in the music industry that they know it’s a problem which they don’t want people to know, because when people know that right now Kwaw Kese is very poor, Sarkodie is poor….”
He however admited that Stonebwoy is on his level in terms of wealth because they share the same record label
“Even Stonebwoy, Stonebwoy is on my label so at least, he gets some cash for there. He gets some Benz, 1,2,3..4. But the rest of them are poor and I am saying the poor because it is very very serious.”
He added that, the ‘poor’ musicians are hiding their situation because they don’t want people to know their problem.
Watch the Full Interview below;