Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale born Charles Nii Armah mensah has cautioned Bloggers against putting his work out for free downloads.
According to him, this year, he will upload all his songs on digital platforms and therefore does not expect that his songs to be uploaded on websites for free.
The musician said he will deal ruthlessly with any Blogger who puts his work out for free.
However, he mentioned a reward for any Blogger who puts out his songs using links to the various digital platforms for consumers of his music to buy.
He made this known through a post on his social media saying “
2020 all free download websites pls do away from publishing my songs for FREE DOWNLOAD
Every song that I release will be on my official digital music store accounts!
Example, Boomplay Music, iTunes, Audiomack, Deezer , YouTube, Apple
Music, Spotify, etc ( all my fans should follow and subscribe to my
account on those platforms )
All rights are reserved to my digital store media managers!
If you have not been granted any right, copying the songs and uploading it for free on any platform is prohibited and unlawful
Desist from that criminal acts before some of you are used as a scapegoat
At the end of the year, I am ready to reward any BLOGGER that shares my music links from my official digital store accounts into their websites without publishing the song for free downloads a brand new Range Rover .
Let us win and make money together and move Ghana music forward”.