Stonebwoy is the stage name of Livingstone Etse Satekla, a Ghanaian afropop, dancehall and reggae artiste. He is the CEO of Burniton Music Group. In 2015, he won Best International Act: Africa at the 2015 BET Awards and Artist of the Year at the 2015. He also won the Artist of the year at the Ghana Music Awards
He is recognized as one of the leading Reggae and Dancehall artists in Ghana. Stonebwoy is also an actor, having appeared in the movie My name is Ramadan. Satekla was born in Ashaiman in the Greater Accra region of Ghana and began making music in his early school days.
He realized his talents and abilities as a lyricist and script writer at an early age, remembering writing and acting drama pieces as far back as fourth year in primary school. Since then he has never stopped singing both songs that he has written and composed and those by artists he is influenced by. He studied at Methodist Day Secondary School the same year with rapper Sarkodie where he gained his High School Certificate. He continued his tertiary education at University of Professional Studies to earn a degree in Marketing in 2013.