Shatta Wale
Shatta Wale
Celebrated Name: Shatta Wale
Real Name/Full Name: Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 38 years old
Birth Date: 17th October 1985
Birth Place: Accra Ghana
Nationality: Ghanaian
Height: 1.69m
Weight: 74kgs
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Michelle Diamond
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (name)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Shatta Wale Gay?: No
Profession: Musician, actor, and director
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $8 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr., popularly known as Shatta Wale, is a Ghanaian musician and actor. He is popular for his single, Moko Hoo released in 2004. Before going by the name Shatta Wale, he used to produce his music under the name Bandana. He has appeared in a number of film s such as Never Say Never, The Trial of Shatta Wale, and Shattered Lives. He uses labels such as Shatta Movements Empire and Zylofon Media in his music.

Maybe you know about Shatta Wale very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Shatta Wale’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Shatta Wale was born on 17th October 1985 in Accra, Ghana. He is the son of Charles Nii Armah Mensah Sr. and Elsie Evelyn Avemegah. His father was a politician and also a businessman. His parents separated while he was young and was raised up by his father.

He attended Winneba Secondary School and later Seven Great Princes Academy. His father always wanted him to be a lawyer who made Shatta move to the streets and pursue his music career. He later went to Jamaica, where he polished his career.

Personal Life

Shatta is a married man with a wife and two kids. He married his long-time girlfriend, Michelle Diamond, popularly known as Michy. It was rumored that Shatta and his wife broke up and that he already has another relationship, although he has not disclosed his partner. He loves to participate in charity works and has given various donations to different organizations and individuals who need help.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 17th October 1985, Shatta Wale is 38 years old as of today’s date 13th June 2024. His height is 1.69 m tall, and his weight is 74 kg.


Shatta began his music career after completing high school and used to go by the stage name Bandana. His first single, which brought his recognition, is Moko Hoo featuring Tinny, a fellow Ghanaian musician. Some of his other songs under this name are No Problem and Obaa Yaa. He went missing for some time and then returned, having changed his stage name to Shatta Wale in 2009. He continued to release more music and was said to be the one who revived the Ghana dancehall, which had been abandoned for some time.

Shatta had songs such as Havana, Shatta City; Everybody Likes my Tin, and Dance Hall King, which was his biggest hit. He featured Davido in the song Wine Ya Waist. Music has taken him to different countries, including Canada, Europe, and the United States performing with P-Square and Flavor.

Two of his songs, Mahama Paper and Kakai, were used by the major political parties in Ghana to run the campaigns during the 2016 general elections. He was involved in the Covid-19 launch concert as headline artist on 13th April 2020, which was held with an aim to bring hope while fighting the disease.

Awards & Achievements

Shatta Wale has received many awards and nominations from his performance. Some of the awards include the Ghana Music Award for reggae song of the year 2014, Nigerian Entertainment Awards for African Artist of the year. He has also achieved a lot by reviving the music from Ghana, which has made him be celebrated by many.

Net Worth & Salary of Shatta Wale in 2024

Shatta Wale Net Worth
Shatta Wale Net Worth

Shatta Wale has an estimated net worth of $8 million as of June 2024. The main source of his income is from his music career. He has participated in many concerts and also has released many songs which have been giving him his income. He also gets some money from his acting roles. This income has enabled him to give various donations. He will continue to increase his net worth as time goes by.

Shatta Wale is one of the most celebrated musicians in Ghana. He has also been ranked as one of the most influential artists in Africa. His hard work and dedication in his career have helped him a lot even to win various awards and nominations from his performance.


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