8 Ghanaian artistes who are taking the world by storm in 2023 with their global tours


Ghana’s vibrant music scene continues to captivate audiences worldwide, as a number of our homegrown artistes set out on exhilarating world tours.

From Stonebwoy‘s electrifying performances to Sarkodie‘s iconic rap legacy and Obrafour’s celebration of the Ghanaian culture, these artists are bringing the soulful rhythms and infectious beats of Ghana to global stages.

Joining the lineup are Gyakie, Edem, Camidoh, Black Sherif, and Shatta Wale, each making their mark on the international music landscape.

With their distinct styles and incredible talent, these Ghanaian artistes are making Ghana proud as our cultural ambassadors and leaving an indelible impact on the global music industry.

Stonebwoy’s “5th Dimension” World Tour


Afro Reggae/Dancehall superstar, Stonebwoy embarked on a world tour in support of his recently launched album, “5th Dimension.”

From March to May, the renowned musician was spotted on stage mesmerizing audiences across North America and Europe.

With stops in iconic cities such as New York, London, and Amsterdam, Stonebwoy’s 12-city tour promises to be a breathtaking experience.

Audiences shared that they had an unforgettable performance featuring songs from his extensive catalogue, including hits from his groundbreaking album “Anloga Junction” and his latest release.

Sarkodie’s “Jamz World Tour”


Sarkodie, known as one of the godfathers of African rap, is set to thrill fans with his highly anticipated “Jamz World Tour.” Celebrating his illustrious music career, which spans over a decade, Sarkodie will grace stages in the United States and Canada.

The tour, produced by TM Entertainmentz and Nayasa Entertainment, will take him to 11 major cities, including New York, Chicago, Toronto, and Vancouver. Fans can anticipate electrifying performances, surprises, and the lyrical prowess that has made Sarkodie a trailblazer in the industry.

Black Sherif’s Multi-Country Tour


Black Sherif, the rising star and VGMA Artiste of The Year, is captivating audiences across three countries with his energetic performances.

With upcoming concerts in Lisbon and Cologne, Black Sherif is showcasing his unique style and commanding stage presence.

His talent has gained recognition internationally, as he was announced as a headliner for Live Nation’s Wireless Middle East in Abu Dhabi, becoming the only African act announced for the festival so far.

Additionally, he performed at the Palladium in New York and subsequently at Afro Nation Miami 2023, solidifying his position as an artist with global appeal.

Obrafour’s “My Homeland Concert”


Ghanaian hiplife legend, Obrafour embarked on his first tour in 2023 with the “My Homeland Concert.”

Starting with a concert at the prestigious Palladium Times Square in New York City, Obrafour captivated  audiences with his conscious lyrics and political content.

As one of the pioneers of the Ghanaian hiplife scene, Obrafour’s concert aimed at highlighting the rich Ghanaian culture through the power of Hiplife music, serving as a foundation for today’s celebrated Afrobeats sound.

The concert brought together Ghanaian and diasporan communities from around the world.


Gyakie’s UK and France Tour


Gyakie, the rising star known for her unique blend of Afrobeats, R&B, and Pop, was set to enchant audiences in the United Kingdom and France.

Starting at Gorilla Manchester on May 18th and concluding in Paris on May 26th, Gyakie’s tour promised to be a musical journey filled with soulful melodies and captivating performances, sadly she had to postpone parts of the tour due to ill health. However, it’s exciting to see her recover and take over the world with her artistry


Camidoh’s African Media Tour


Camidoh, the talented Afrobeats artist, is currently on an African media tour to promote his latest EP, “A.L.T.I.N.E.” The tour kicked off in Uganda, where Camidoh engaged with notable media houses such as NBS TV Uganda and NRG Radio Uganda.

He shared his passion for music, discussed his career, and introduced new songs from his EP. Continuing his tour, Camidoh made his way to Kenya, meeting industry heavyweights including Soundcity Radio Kenya, Capital FM Kenya, and Pulse Kenya.

Through these media engagements, Camidoh is amplifying his music and connecting with fans across the continent.


Shatta Wale’s “MAALI” World Tour


Ghanaian reggae/dancehall artist Shatta Wale has taken the world by storm with his latest album, “MAALI,” and announced a world tour to promote it.

Shatta Wale’s tour will span 15 countries, including the USA, Brazil, Nigeria, and the UK. The album has already achieved remarkable success on streaming charts, reaching the number one spot on the iTunes USA Reggae Top Albums Chart within two days of its release, surpassing legendary acts like Bob Marley and The Wailers’ “Legend” album.

With his infectious dancehall beats and commanding stage presence, Shatta Wale is set to leave an indelible impact on audiences around the globe.


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