It’s the birthday of music legend SAMINI, formerly, BATMAN SAMINI. Samini is a Dance hall artiste who has entertained his fans for over two decades now. He has moved from one hit song to the other and his fans have never been left disappointed. He shows no sign of retiring from his music career anytime soon. Www.ghanacelebrations.com wishes SAMINI a glorious birthday celebrations and many more. ” Akye saa”!!!

Emmanuel Andrews Sammini (born 22 December 1981 in Accra, Ghana), known by his stage name Samini (formerly as Batman Samini), is a Ghanaian Reggae and Dance hall recording artiste from Wa, Ghana. His genre of music is a melodious mixture of high life, dance hall, reggae and hip-hop. He terms his brand of music as the “African dance hall”. He signed his first record deal with Ashanti International. Samini started his record label after he left the aforementioned label.


Birth name

Emmanuel Andrews Samini

Also known as

Samini, Batman Samini


22 December 1981 (age 40)

Accra, Ghana

Origin: Dansoman, Accra, Ghana

Genres: Dancehall, reggae, hip-life

Occupation(s): Rapper, raga, singer, actor, entrepreneur



Years active: 1999–present

Labels: High Grade Family

Associated acts: Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, Muma Gee Wizkid, Elivava, Kofi Kinaata, Dizzy Dee, SHE

Samini has released seven studio albums, with all being highly successful on the commercial market. Samini’s success and recognition began when his first single, Linda, was released and subsequently appearing on other successful singles by other artists.

On 13 December 2018, Samini was en-skinned as a Chief in his home town. The title given to him by the WaNaa (Paramount Chief of Wa) is `Pebilii Naa’, which means `King of the Rocks’ in Wa.

Background information

Sammini started singing in a church choir at the age of 14 and became a professional musician after a musical collaboration with another musician in 1999. His debut studio album, Dankwasere, was released in 2004; it topped the local music charts for weeks and won two awards at the Ghana Music Awards. The album was supported by the single “Linda”. He has performed alongside Sean Paul, Akon, Kevin Little, Shaggy, Wayne Wonder, Damian Marley, Bennie Man, Jay-Z, Chaka Demus & Pliers, Culture (Joseph Hill)(of Blessed Memory) and Steel Pulse. He collaborated with Steel Pulse and Etana from Jamaica. He has received international recognition and toured the UK, Germany, Italy, Canada, and the Netherlands.

He received international recognition when he won the “Best African Act” at the 2006 MOBO Awards. After releasing his second self-titled studio album, Samini, he won three awards at the then 2007 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. In February 2008, Samini won the “African Artiste of the Year” award at The Headies. His third studio album, Dagaati, was released in 2008. After launching his 7th studio album on 22 December 2018 titled UNTAMED he won the Reggaeville 2018, Album of the Year.



Studio albums


Dankwasere (2004)

Samini (2007)

Dagaati (2008)

C.E.O (2010)

Next Page (2013)

Breaking News (2015)

Untamed (2018)


Tsoobi featuring Rowan ,Senario & Razben

Year       Title       Album   Ref

2016       Party Away

2019       tshoobi                 [https://www.dcleakers.com/high-grade-family-ft-samini-senario-razben-rowan-tsoobi-prod-by-brainybeatz/]

2019       Hallelujah

2019       Celebration


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