Tattoos can be predated to ancient Africa and has been classified as part of arts and culture till date.
For many years, tattoos have been used as a form of curing disease (cicatrization), symbols of ethnicity, memories, protection and aesthetics. These are not far from any reason why any artist across the world have them on their bodies.
Let’s check the list of top Ghanaian musicians with different body arts.
Now let’s check out the list of top Ghanaian artists and celebrities with tattoos.
Well versed in what he does, Shatta has multiple tattoos including his latest addition “Prove Dem Wrong” below the neck. SM4Lyf boss probably has the most fans also with personalised tats of him (Shatta).
90’s bad gal can boast of not less than 14 tattoos: including the remarkable “star with feathers” between her breast. She has ‘Ebony’ imprinted between the left thumb and index finger with additional pieces all over her body including her infamouse 666 tattoo.
Bhim Nation boss has tattoos including the huge lion’s head on his upper-left shoulders. Among other tattoos include the large “Bhim Nation” also on his left arm.
Pappy joins the list with some of the nicest tattoo sets. The “Fante Van-Damme” rapper pays homage to his child icon Michael Jackson in a form of tattoo on his upper arm. Last 2 years (2016), GhKings – Africa’s vibrant music and lifestyle portal broke the news with first images after the rapper eulogize his comrade “Joey B” with a fresh tattoo on his right upper arm.
Lomi joins the list of artists with the nicest body arts. His tattoos include the recent massive crucifix on his belly and “ELien” logo on his right arm. His chest also bares summary of his favourite Bible quote; “If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.” — Mathew 21: 22.
Hi-Life musician Kwabena Kwabena is no new to this kind of body arts. The award winning singer has larger artworks reaching from his upper shoulder to his wrist. He recently tattooed his manageress Frema as “Frimz” on his arm.
Rapper Omar Sterling, popular known as Paedae enters our list of artistes with tattoos. Checkout his tattoos below.
Samini has a full sleeve and also a large sunshine illustration with the “praying hands” tattoo. He also adds the fierce lion of Judah with other pieces on his arm.
With such an athletic body all you need is a set of beautiful body arts to compliment yourself. ‘U x Me’ hit-maker makes the cut for artists with also full sleeve art. He’s also has a large stretch of a lion’s face on his arm. On his left chest, he has a running wild horse ~ a symbol from his Darryl EP.
Ponobiom probably has the most tats. Yaa Pono has tattoos all over his body even stretching to his back. His ink includes; ‘praying angel’ on his arm and ‘flying eagle’ on his chest.
The gyal dem sugar as he’s affectionately called, KiDi joins the list of celebrities with numerous set of tattoos. He’s living up to his attributes. The singer has an imprint of “Sugar” on his top right chest and on the left, is his first son’s name, Zane. Among other noticeable ones, he also has a set of emoji tattoos on his torso and six (6) visible strip bands on his left arm. He continuously seems to add more to his collection.
Rappers or musicians who also don’t have a single tattoo includes Sarkodie, Okyeame Kwame, Edem, Wanlov and more.