Grammy’s Nominee hails from the Volta Region of Ghana. Born on March 5, 1988, in Ashaiman, a suburb of Accra. Stonebwoy rose to international stardom after being the first artist of his kind to win a BET Award in 2015 and has subsequently won many other international awards such as Afrima, Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award as well as receiving nominations from MTV EMA, Grammy’s Awards, MOBO and more. He is also a recipient of two Billboard plaques.

Stonebwoy kicked off his world tour in the Euro-zone in August 2014. He performed in Germany, Italy, Spain and Austria. His 2016 Canada-America tour saw him perform in New York City, Ohio, Philadelphia and Ontario. In the same year, he rocked Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sidney all in Australia. His second Euro tour saw him travel to the Nordic to thrill fans in Denmark, Finland and Sweden in last quarter of 2017. Stonebwoy performed at Reggae Sumfest, Afro nation festival in Portugal, Rotterdam reggae festival, Uppsala Reggae Festival. Rototom Sunsplash.

Today, the result of his hard work is certainly paying off. The ‘Go Higher’ Hitmaker has collaborations with international acts from the USA, Europe, the Caribbean, and more such as Sean Paul, Emeli Sande, Trey Songz, DaVido, and more.

He most recently collaborated with Keri Hilson (after a 10-year hiatus) on the title ‘Nominate’, the lead single of his 4th studio album ‘Anloga Junction’ which saw a record-breaking first-week viewing of 1,000,000+ on YouTube, the song also debuted at #19 on the Billboard Charts (World: Digital Song Sales).

‘1GAD’ is the sole and primary shareholder as well as the brand ambassador for Bel Beverages’ first energy drink ‘Big Boss’. He was also the second-ever brand ambassador for Samsung in Ghana, as well as being outdoored as the brand ambassador for ‘Voltic’, Ghana’s leading H2o brand in 2019. In September 2020, Stonebwoy was named Tecno Mobile brand ambassador and unveiled the Camon 16 Series in October 2020.

He was listed as part of the 2019 50 (fifty) young CEOs, by YCEO and Avance media. The list which was launched earlier in 2018, was set out to honor distinguished young individuals pursuing the course of providing solutions to some of Ghana’s pertinent problems.

Away from Music L.E Satekla is also a philanthropist with a registered charity titled ‘The Livingstone Foundation’ providing work-shops across Ghana for the less fortunate and those with disabilities. The sole purpose is to empower participants to realize that disability is not an inability. The foundation also pays for medical bills and school fees for a select number of persons yearly.

In December 2020, Stonebwoy was announced as the first franchisee of ‘Big Boss’ Energy Drink (Ghana) few months after been named the official Brand Ambassador for new energy drink and has subsequently opened a store for his own range of clothing named ‘BHIM Merch’ which operates also operates online/worldwide.

In 2021, Stonebwoy received an invitation to be a part of the GRAMMYs Recording Academy member class, giving him an opportunity to celebrate, represent, and give back to the music and its creators.

Stonebwoy normally ragga in Jamaican Patois (Patwa or Patwah), and is considered a “multifaceted rapper” due to the various musical styles he possesses. In 2015, he received many awards and nominations ranging from “Artist of the Year” to “Album of the Year”. His sophomore album, Necessary Evil, was the recipient of 3 Ghana Music Awards from 6 nominations.