Profile Summary
  • Full Name
    Wendy Asiamah Addo
  • Age
    27 years
  • Date of Birth
    February 20, 1996
  • Pace of Birth
    Kwahu, Eastern Region
  • Nationality
    Ghanaian
  • Education
    • Morning Star School
    • St. Martin de Porres School
  • Profession
    Musician/Songwriter
  • Net Worth
    Approximately $1 Million
  • Marital Status
    Not married
  • Siblings

    Three Siblings

  • Spouse

    None

  • Children

    None

  • Father
    Mr Addo (Late)
  • Mother
    Mrs Obaapa Kaakyire
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Wendy Shay is officially known as Asiamah Addo. Wendy Shay is her stage name and she is a Ghanaian singer known in the Afro-pop and Afrobeat genres. Wendy Shay was born on 20 February 1996 to Mr. and Mrs. Addo in Accra, a suburb of the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. Unfortunately, she lost her father at an early age and so after his death, she relocated to Stuttgart in Germany with her three siblings.

It is said and believed that Shay's love for music grew after she lost her father when she was just four years of age Wendy Shay was privileged to have attended prominent schools like Morning Star School and St Martin de Porres which are all in Accra before relocating to Stuttgart where she continued her education from grade 7. She has also hinted that she attended a music school back in Bernhausen,Germany.

Biography of Wendy Shay

Wendy Shay is a trained Nurse by profession, who is licensed to practice midwifery in Germany. She worked for a while as a midwife until she relocated to Ghana to pursue her musical aspirations.

According to Wendy, she was introduced to music by Rufftown Records Manager; Bullet and she signed in as an artiste in January 2018 after the untimely death of late label mate Ebony Reigns. Wendy Shay released her debut single "Uber Driver", produced by MOG Beatz on 1st June 2018.

Currently, she plays chieftaincy roles as she has been enstooled as the Ahenemba Hemaa of Gomoa Afransi in the Central Region, Ghana with her stool name being Queen Ewurabena Ofosuhemaa Shay. Wendy Shay also holds a brand ambassadorial deal with the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) in Ghana.

Career & Achievements

What are her popular songs?

Wendy also has affluent albums to her name, and they are

  1. Shay On You
  2. Shayning Star

What are her relevant awards?

The biography of Wendy Shay is seasoned with nominations and awards. Her nominations and awards are below

  1. In 2018, she won the Ghana-Naija Showbiz Awards Best New Artiste of the Year with Herself
  2. Ghana Music Awards SA New Artiste of the Year Herself Won [48]
  3. MuseAfrica's "Bangerz of the Quarter" Awards Afrobeats Artiste of the Year (Herself) - Nominated in 2018
  4. Afrobeats Song of the Quarter (Uber Driver) - Nominated in 2018
  5. Interlude Song of the (Quarter Uber Driver) - Nominated in 2018
  6. Eastern Music Awards Female Vocalist of the Year (Herself) - Nominated in 2018
  7. Artist of the Year (Herself) - Nominated in 2018
  8. Music Video of the Year (Uber Driver) - Won in 2018
  9. 2019 3Music Awards Breakthrough Act of the (Year Herself) - Won
  10. 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Discovery of the Year, Herself - Won
  11. 2019 Ghana Music Awards UK New Artiste of the Year, Herself - Won
  12. 2021 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Afro-beats/Afro-pop Song of the Year, Herself - Nominated
  13. 2021 Afro-beat/Afro-pop Artiste of the Year (Herself) - Nominated
  14. 2022 3Music Awards Woman of the Year (Herself) - Nominated
  15. 2022 Viral Song of the Year (Heat) - Nominated
  16. 2022 Afrobeats/AfroPop Act of the Year (Herself) - Nominated
  17. 2022 Hip-Hop Song of the Year (Heat) - Nominated
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