File Photo: L-R: Shatta Wale and Kobe Bryant

Shatta Movement boss, Shatta Wale, has released a song to honour memories of the late retired basketball player, Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday.

The basketball icon died together with his daughter, Gianna and seven other people who were in the helicopter before it crashed in Calabasas, America.

According to Shatta Wale, Kobe Bryant, who played in seven NBA finals and won five championships, motivated him to start playing basketball as a leisure sport in Ghana.

In a Facebook post, the Gringo musician told his fans that, “Me playing basketball was from this Great Legend ..RIP #Kobe 😢😢.” Credit: adomonline

His tribute song was attached to the post and fans can listen below: