Ghanaian Dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy made history as the first Ghanaian act to perform at Reggae Sumfest. He was supported by protege Kelvyn Boy.
The 2018 edition of the event was held at the Catherine Hall Event Centre, at Montego Bay, Jamaica. Popcaan, Bounty Killer, Spice, I Octane, and Agent Sasco were the other performers.
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The performance is another first for Stonebwoy, and the Ghanaian music industry.
His 2017 album ‘Epistles of Mama‘ peaked at number 13 on the Billboard World Charts. It is the first album by a Ghana-based Ghanaian artiste to achieve that record based on sales compiled by Nielsen Music.
Stonebwoy became the second Ghanaian Grammy nominee after an album he was featured on earned a nomination at the 2018 Grammys.
‘Avrakedabra‘ by Morgan Heritage was nominated in the ‘Best Reggae Album‘ category at the awards scheme.
The ‘Hero‘ act was featured on ‘Reggae Night (GlobalRemix) off the album released on May 19, 2017. He joined the group during their Europe Tour in 2015.
Stonebwoy was the only Ghanaian and African artiste to perform at the 2018 SummerJam, an European Reggae and Dancehall festival.
Ziggy Marley, Tarrus Riley and TY Dolla $ign were the other performers.