Over the years artists from Ghana and Nigeria have come together to make some of the best music from the African soundscape.
Mp3bullet has compiled a list of the top 10 Ghana-Naija collaborations of 2020.
Though, 2020 saw the disruption of normalcy in the music industry with the COVID being the major terrorist.
However, artists from both countries gave us some of the best collaborations we could ever ask for.
Stonebwoy- Activate ft Davido:
Ghanaian’s finest dancehall maestro Stonebwoy featured legendary Nigerian Afrobeat singer Davido in delivering this masterpiece.
Activation was one of the most anticipated songs in the latter part of 2020 and upon its delivery on December 4, it did not disappoint.
The video was directed by Yaw Skyface, produced and mastered by Mix Master Garzy.
Currently, it rakes about 3.66 million streams on the popular music streaming platform Audiomack.
This makes it number one in our list of Top 10 Ghana-Naija collaborations of 2020.
Sarkodie- Hasta La Vista ft Zlatan:
One of Africa’s finest and Ghana’s leading rapper Sarkodie teamed up with producer Rexxie and Zlatan to produce this hit banger.
The trio’s combination came as a shock and took people to their heels, with the perfect blend of reggae and dance hall.
With a career spanning 10 years at the top of his game, Sarkodie is undoubtedly a talented and consistent artist.
His deliveries are typically what everyone would expect them to be.
Officially released on November 27, it has about 1.6 million streams on Audiomack.
Kwesi Arthur- Baajo ft Joeboy:
Ghanaian fast-rising star, Kwesi Arthur teams up Nigerian-African fast-rising pop-star, Joeboy to deliver this African sound titled Baajo.
The 26-year old has attained international recognitions within the short period of time his fame actualized.
He became the second Ghanaian rapper to be nominated for BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher after Sarkodie’s nomination in 2019.
On December 4, 2020, the two young artists decided to round off the year with that hit banger.
Raking 1.76 million streams on Audiomack, Baajo takes the fourth position in our top 10 Ghana- Naija collaboration.
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Kelvyn Boy- Tele ft Crayon:
Few hours before Black Star of Ghana Kelvyn released his 15 track album ‘Blackstar’, On November 5th, he released ‘Tele’ featuring Naija Mavins Crayon, produced by Kel P.
The Afrobeat singer and Mavin’s singer made a wonderful collaboration.
It currently records 181,000 thousand streams on Audiomack.
Kuami Eugene- Dance Hard ft Zlatan:
The Award-winning Ghanaian singer Kuami Eugene served out this masterpiece record in which he dubbed “Dance Hard”, featuring Zlatan.
Produced by MOG Beatz, this song is a product of his latest project in which Kuami Eugene dubbed Son Of Africa.
The album houses 14 classic singles which got numbers of featuring from serial hitmakers across all Africa.
Zlatan being the featured top-notch singer did not fail to deliver his verse lyrically as he does it.
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Kuami Eugene- Show Body ft Falz:
23-year-old Kuami Eugene featured one of Nigeria’s finest rapper Falz in delivering this track.
This impressive tune ‘Show Body’ is a show of Kuami Eugene’s talent as fast-rising.
Though, dubbed from his most recent project Son of Africa album which consists of 14 tracks, It can be classified as one of the best.
DJ Cuppy- Karma ft Stonebwoy:
Billionaire and philanthropist DJ Cuppy teamed up with Ghanaian singer and multi-award winner Stonebwoy in making this one.
Taken from her album ‘Original Copy’, which was released on August 21st, the single got out few days before the album.
Stepping out of her comfort zone and into dancehall territories, Cuppy effortlessly takes ‘Karma’ to the bashment beat, exchanging verses with Stonebwoy, whose signature in the song reflected.
The song currently has a record of 677,000 streams in Audiomack.
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Efya- The One ft Tiwa Savage:
Ghanaian songstress features Naija’s songstress Tiwa Savage to deliver this impressive love tune titled “The One“.
The Afrobeat song blended with the pop sound and some element of Reggae vibe was produced by Nigerian talented producer, Blaq Jerzee.
This love song talks about you being the only one that can light up a girl’s life with love and affection.
With 343,000 streams on Audiomack, ‘The One‘ ranks no 8 in our list of 10 Ghana-Naija collaborations, 2020.
Sarkodie- Over Load2 ft Oxlade:
Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie and Nigeria fast-rising music act Oxlade delivered this great piece.
However, it is rumored to be a song that didn’t make Sarkodie‘s recently dropped ‘Black Love‘ album.
The initial Overload featured Ghana’s songstress Efya.
Raking and still counting over 520,000 streams on Audiomack, Overload 2 was released on April 20, 2020.
Harry Song- Apianko ft Stonebwoy:
Former Five Star Music act Harry Song teamed up with Ghana’s Stonebwoy in making this hit jam.
Apianko reveals a lot about the singer’s consistency and his flow and charisma in music.
However, this single is lifted from his most recent project ‘Right About Now’ EP which was released on the 14th of August.
Sustaining a record of 20,000 plus streams, Apianko was produced by Harry Song.
Top 10 Ghana-Naija collaborations of 2020
- Stonebwoy- Activate ft Davido
- Sarkodie- Hasta La Vista ft Zlatan
- Kwesi Arthur- Baajo ft Joeboy
- Kelvyn Boy- Tele ft Crayon
- Kuami Eugene- Dance Hard ft Zlatan
- Kuami Eugene- Show Body ft Falz
- DJ Cuppy- Karma ft Stonebwoy
- Efya- The One ft Tiwa Savage
- Sarkodie- Over Load2 ft Oxlade
- Harry Song- Apianko ft Stonebwoy