After his announcement on Twitter, fans and his colleagues in the industry flooded his page with congratulatory messages.
Many fans could not wait to hear the work the dancehall artiste has put in on the album.
On Beyoncé ‘s 14-song new album, The Lion King: The gift, Shatta Wale is featured in song number 11
He is the only Ghanaian on the list of 10 African artistes.
Five Nigerian artistes, Mr Eazi, Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage, Burna Boy and Wizkid were also featured on the album.
Ghanaian producer, GuiltyBeatz, also helped produce three songs on the album namely, “Find Your Way Back (Circle of Life)” by Beyonce, ‘Keys to The Kingdom’ by Tiwa Savage and Mr Eazi and ‘Already’ by Beyonce and Shatta Wale.
The many messages from well-wishers have sent the artiste trending across the globe. He is trending at number eight worldwide and number one in Ghana.
Shatta Wale is trending at number eight worldwide.
The news has generated a lot of conversation on how, the initiative taken by Beyonce to focus more on Africa will benefit artistes on the continent.
Shatta Wale is also reportedly trending at number two in Nigeria and number four in the UK as well.