Some fans of the self-acclaimed Dancehall King began a trend on Twitter with the hashtag #WorldShattaMusicDay to “celebrate a king and his music”.
The trend which started on Thursday has garnered over 8,000 tweets with most people praising the artist for his works.
A video in which Shatta Wale’s song “Borjor” is heard being played at FC Barcelona’s dressing room has been circulating on social media, giving the fans something to cheer about.
Taking to his Twitter page, the Director of Diplomatic Academy at the British Foreign Office wrote:
— (((Jon Benjamin)))⚒🇬🇧🏴🇨🇱🇬🇭✡️ (@JonBenjamin19) February 7, 2020
Today is 7th February 2020.
And on behalf of Shatta movement I declare today and hence every 7th February #WorldShattaMusicDay!
On this DAY we celebrate a king @shattawalegh and his music!!!
All SM FAN SHOULD RETWEET pic.twitter.com/lS9PSyVxHP
— #KIMLYKESSEHONLINE (@Kimlykesseh1) February 7, 2020