Shatta wale, Stonebwoy, Sarkodie, Kuami Eugene, Isaac Kwabena Anning, Kidi, Kwesi Arthur, King promise, Guilty Beatz are among other musicians whose songs were popular in 2018.
I compiled this 2018 most popular songs in Ghana list based on consistent airplay, public song choice, social media reactions and event airplay toppled with online streaming numbers.
Patapaa’s ‘One Corner’ song was the most popular song in Ghana, 2017.
10. Bobolebobo – Isaac Kwabena Anning: Bobolebobo is a Gospel song that went viral in 2018 almost caught everyone’s attention. The song gained massive airplay and got everyone jamming to it. The song currently has over 780k which is not so bad for a high-tempo gospel song. Music video by Evangelist IK Aning performing ‘Bobolebobo’. Produced by. Video directed by Khemical. (C) 2018. I. K. Music Production.
9. KiDi – Thunder: Kidi’s thunder was one of the most popular songs in 2018. The song was released in the mid-year of 2018, a highlife tempo song which got everyone tapping their feet. The online streaming numbers were super cool and also gained massive airplay. The song currently has over 4.3million views. Directed by Rex Produced by KiDi Copyright (c) Lynx Ghana Limited
8. Eddie Khae – Do The Dance: ‘Do the dance’ by Eddie Khae was one the songs in 2018 that brought its own style of dance, got all the youth at the tertiary and high school level seriously jamming to it. The song currently has over 256k views which are not quite impressive for a song that went super viral. Music video by Eddie Khae performing ‘ Do the Dance ‘ . Audio produced by XLC. (C) 2018. Renzel Music
7. Sarkodie – Can’t Let Go Ft King Promise: Sarkodie released this song in 2018 to sort of demonstrate his love for his longtime married girlfriend, Tracey – the song was released immediately after his marriage ceremony with Tracey. It was received warmly by his fans and went trending. The song currently has over 9.7million views and counting. Music video by Sarkodie performing ‘Can’t Let You Go’ ft. King Promise’. Video directed by GYO, Phamous Philms. Song produced by BlaqJerzee. (C) 2018. Sarkcess Music
6. Kwesi Arthur – Woara: ‘Woara’ has got this highlife vibe and more of an inspirational tune – the song trapped quite great streaming numbers and was very popular in 2018. The song currently has over 1.4million views which are not quite good for a popular song. Directed By – Yaw Skyface LIVE FROM NKRUMAH KROM EP BY KWESI ARTHUR
5. Akwaaba – Guilty Beatz Ft Mr. Eazi, Pappy Kojo & Patapaa: One of the most popular songs in 2018, ‘Akwaaba’ was a global hit in 2018 – brought its own dance called the ‘Akwaaba Dance’ and got almost everyone jamming to it – the song currently has over 5.4million views. Akwaaba (the Ghanaian term for ‘welcome’) is the first single from the DJ/producer GuiltyBeatz who is signed to Banku Music. You may be familiar with GuiltyBeatz from the smash Mr. Eazi single “Sample You”.
4. CCTV – King Promise feat Sarkodie & Mugeez: King promise’s ‘CCTV’ was one of the most popular songs in 2018 – grabbing Sarkodie and Mugeez on the song made a masterpiece. The song currently has over 7.1million views and has gathered some numbers on digital music stores.
3. Obiaa Wone Master – Yaa Pono ft. Stonebwoy: Anas’s Ghana football expose’ threw enormous spotlight on Yaa Pono’s song in 2018 – it was the talk of the town and resulted in great numbers on digital music stores. he song currently has over 2.6million views and was one of the most popular songs in 2018. Music video by Yaa Pono performing ‘Obiaa Wone Master’ ft. Stonebwoy. Video directed by Lex McCarthy. (C) 2018. Uptown Energy.
2. Wish Me Well – Kuami Eugene: The most popular inspirational song in 2018, ‘wish me well’ went viral – it received a warm welcome by music lovers from all around the world and was a smash hit no two ways about that. The song currently has over 11million views very super impressive. Multi-talented hitmaker, Kuami Eugene, releases the video to his new hit ‘Wish Me Well’ (Produced by Willisbeatz & Kuami Eugene).
1. My Level – Shatta Wale: Shatta wale’s hit song ‘My level’ overthrown Kuami’s ‘wish me well’ in 2018 – the song is a pure inspirational song highlighting the tenets of life. ‘My level’ gained a lot of attention and had tremendous streaming online and even still counting. It currently has over 6.9million views, not quite impressive but other factors like social media reactions, digital music stores distribution, etc. came into consideration. Music video by Shatta Wale performing ‘My Level’. Video directed by Sesan. Song produced by PAQ. (C) 2018. Zylofon Music / Shatta Movement Empire
So here we go, these are the 2018 most popular songs in Ghana. Kindly subscribe to our youtube channel for more. Thanks