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Ashanti

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Ashanti may refer to:

Ashanti people, an ethnic group in West Africa

Ashanti Empire, a pre-colonial West African state in what is now southern Ghana

Ashanti dialect or Asante, a literary dialect of the Akan language of southern Ghana

Ashanti Region, a region within Ghana

Ashanti (Crown Colony), a United Kingdom colony 1901–1957 in what is now Ghana

Ashanti (singer) (born 1980), American singer-songwriter and actress

Ashanti (album), an album by Ashanti

Ashanti (1979 film), an American film

Ashanti (1982 film), an Indian film

HMS Ashanti (F51), a Tribal-class destroyer launched in 1937

HMS Ashanti (F117), a Tribal-class frigate launched in 1959

Articles

August 12, 2022

Ja Rule Says He Doesn't Condone Irv Gotti's Comments on Ashanti

"I hope y’all understand how uncomfortable this is for me being in the middle of something I wish to not be," Ja Rule wrote on Instagram on Thursday.

www.complex.com

August 10, 2022

Irv Gotti Says Fat Joe Is No Longer His Friend After Rapper Criticized Him for Speaking on Ashanti Relationship

Joe called Irv a "sucker" after he spoke about his alleged relationship with Ashanti 20 years ago. "He’s not my friend. I was fooled," Irv said.

www.complex.com

August 9, 2022

Ja Rule Responds to Fat Joe Criticizing Irv Gotti for Ashanti Comments: 'Stop Saying I Didn't Defend Sis'

Fat Joe called Irv Gotti a "sucker" over remarks he made about his relationship with Ashanti while he was a guest on the 'Drink Champs' podcast.

www.complex.com

August 2, 2022

Irv Gotti Recalls Moment He Realized Ashanti Was Dating Nelly: 'Any Man Is Hurt'

Ahead of Irv Gotti’s forthcoming appearance on 'Drink Champs,' N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN shared a preview of their interview with the Murder Inc. founder.

www.complex.com

June 28, 2022

Ashanti’s New Chapter: Re-Recording Her Debut Album and Taking Inspiration From Taylor Swift

On the 20th anniversary of her self-titled debut, the R&B star is busy re-recording it — and taking ownership of her future.

www.billboard.com

June 6, 2022

Ashanti gives surprise performance at a Manchester burger restaurant following arena gig

The R&B icon is currently on a world tour with Trey Songz and Mario The post Ashanti gives surprise performance at a Manchester burger restaurant following arena gig appeared first on NME.

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April 29, 2022

0161 Meets Peckham As Aitch Connects With Giggs For “Just Coz”

Following the release of last month’s summer-ready, Ashanti-sampling smash “Baby”—and then an impressive two-part Daily Duppy freestyle earlier this month—the M

www.complex.com

April 8, 2022

Ashanti Lives Her ‘Dream’ as She Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Ashanti's honor comes 20 years after the release of her No. 1, self-titled debut studio album.

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March 31, 2022

Ashanti to Be Honored With Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Next Month

The dedication ceremony will see Ja Rule and others appearing as guest speakers. Also next month, Ashanti's 2002 debut album will mark its 20th anniversary.

www.complex.com

March 28, 2022

Aitch and Ashanti’s ‘Baby’ Takes Pole Position In U.K. Chart Race

Aitch (real name Harrison Armstrong) moves into pole position with “Baby,” which samples Ashanti 2003 song "Rock Wit U (Awww Baby)".

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March 23, 2022

New Around the World: Aitch & Ashanti’s ‘Baby’ Update Hits Global Excl. U.S. Chart

Plus, another new version of Suzanne Vega's "Tom's Diner" debuts on the Global 200.

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March 21, 2022

Aitch and Ashanti’s ‘Baby’ Challenges Dave’s ‘Starlight’ For U.K. Chart Crown

"Starlight" leads an unchanged Top 7 on the First Look chart, which ranks the performance of singles in the early stages of the chart cycle.

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March 21, 2022

Dave’s ‘Starlight’ Shines Atop U.K. Chart For Second Week

Ashanti makes a rare appearance in the U.K. Top 10, thanks to a fast start for Aitch’s “Baby”.

www.billboard.com

March 17, 2022

Inside Ashanti’s SXSW Debut: Re-Recording Her Debut Album, Nelly & More | Billboard News

Billboard’s Sr. Director, Touring/Live Entertainment Dave Brooks takes us inside Ashanti’s SXSW showcase in Austin, where she announced her historic role in the Web3 company EQ Exchange, hinted at re-recording her 2022 self-titled debut album and her emotional breakup from Nelly.

www.billboard.com

March 17, 2022

SXSW 2022: Pete Buttigieg Shares His Playlists, Paris Jackson Talks New Music & More | Billboard News

Billboard News is live from SXSW 2022 in Austin, Texas! Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg talks the Billboard Hot 100 and his favorite playlists, Paris Jackson opens up about her “louder” new music and we take you inside Ashanti’s SXSW debut performances.

www.billboard.com

March 16, 2022

Ashanti Announces Partnership With Web3 Company EQ Exchange

The partnership was announced at the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas this week. For Ashanti, the pairing is built on self-empowerment via "new technology."

www.complex.com

March 2, 2022

J. Cole, Lil Baby to Headline Dreamville 2022: See the Lineup

The North Carolina fest will also feature the debut of DJ Drama's Gangsta Grillz with Lil Wayne, Jeezy and T.I., as well as the onstage reunion of Ashanti and Ja Rule.

www.billboard.com

March 2, 2022

Lil Baby, Kehlani, More to Perform at J. Cole’s Dreamville Fest

"We went crazy," wrote J. Cole about the festival, which will see the likes of J.I.D, Ja Rule, Ashanti, and Lil Wayne

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February 25, 2022

Ashanti announces UK arena tour with Trey Songz and Mario

The R&B heavyweights will hit the road this summer The post Ashanti announces UK arena tour with Trey Songz and Mario appeared first on NME.

www.nme.com

December 13, 2021

Ashanti re-recording debut album “so I can collect my coins”

She discussed "injecting something new" into the record for its new version, possibly via a set of new features The post Ashanti re-recording debut album “so I can collect my coins” appeared first on NME.

www.nme.com

November 19, 2021

Summer Walker to Perform at 2021 Soul Train Awards

Previously announced performers include Maxwell, Ashanti, Silk Sonic, Ari Lennox, Leon Bridges and Lucky Daye.

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November 2, 2021

H.E.R. Is Top Nominee at 2021 Soul Train Awards; Maxwell & Ashanti to Receive Special Awards: Exclusive

H.E.R. leads the 2021 Soul Train Awards nominations with eight nods. Maxwell and Ashanti will receive special awards.

www.billboard.com

October 16, 2021

Bow Wow Claims He’s Best Performer on Tour With Ashanti, Omarion,

Bow Wow is on one. Continue reading…

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September 15, 2021

Fat Joe, Ja Rule Trade Barbs and Bars on Latest ‘Verzuz’ Battle

The two NYC rap greats brought out guests like Ashanti, Nelly, Remy Ma, and Jadakiss

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June 18, 2021

Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

George Clinton, Ashanti, DJ Khaled, Black Eyed Peas, Avril Lavigne, and others will also be immortalized in the famed stretch of pavement

pitchfork.com

January 29, 2021

Ashanti & Keyshia Cole Top 11 Million Streams After Verzuz Battle

The first Verzuz of 2021 continued the series’ streaming lift as Ashanti and Keyshia Cole’s catalogs topped 11 million streams after their contest.

www.billboard.com

January 17, 2021

Livestreams & Virtual Concerts to Watch: Week of January 18

From the Ashanti and Keyshia Cole Verzuz battle to Seventeen's virtual concert and more, here are the online music events to watch the week of Jan. 18.

www.billboard.com

December 13, 2020

Ashanti & Keyshia Cole Discuss Their Postponed ‘Verzuz’ Battle & ‘Getting Our Flowers’ on IG Live

Ashanti and Keyshia Cole hosted an impromptu Instagram Live Saturday night (Dec. 12) to discuss their postponed Verzuz battle after Ashanti tested positive for COVID-19.

www.billboard.com

Discs

Baby

March 10, 2022

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Energy

October 29, 2021

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235 (2:35 I Want You)

January 21, 2021

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Pretty Little Thing (feat. Afro B)

August 9, 2019

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The Road

January 21, 2019

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Say Less (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)

March 23, 2018

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Helpless (feat. Ja Rule) [from The Hamilton Mixtape]

November 25, 2016

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Let's Go

December 2, 2015

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A Wonderful Christmas With Ashanti (Deluxe)

October 28, 2014

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Early In The Morning

October 14, 2014

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I Got It (feat. Rick Ross)

November 26, 2013

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Never Should Have

March 26, 2013

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That's What We Do feat. R. Kelly

October 2, 2012

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The Woman You Love (R&B Mix)

February 14, 2012

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The Woman You Love

December 13, 2011

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Never Too Far Away - Single

September 13, 2011

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Somewhere Over The Rainbow

September 22, 2009

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The Vault

October 14, 2008

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The Way That I Love You (Radio Version)

January 1, 2008

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The Declaration

January 1, 2008

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Switch

January 1, 2007

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Hey Baby (After The Club)

January 1, 2007

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Collectables By Ashanti

January 1, 2005

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Concrete Rose

January 1, 2004

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Rock Wit U (Awww Baby) [Pound Boys Club Mix]

January 1, 2003

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Ashanti

January 1, 2003

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Ashanti's Christmas

January 1, 2003

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Chapter II

January 1, 2003

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