If you or someone you know has ever wondered why some of your favourite musicians have non-Ghanaian names, this editorial has the answers.
Below is a list of Ghanaian celebrities who are not fully Ghanaian.
Majid was born to a Lebanese father and a Ghanaian mother in Cantonments, Accra, Ghana.
Van is a Ghanaian actor, born to a Ghanaian Liberian mother and a Dutch father.
Nadia was born to a Lebanese father and a Ghanaian mother in Takoradi, Ghana.
Chinyere Yvonne Okoro is a Ghanaian actress born to a Ghanaian mother and a Nigerian father.
Juliet is a Ghanaian actress and humanitarian of Lebanese and Liberian descent.
She was born in Ghana to a Lebanese father and a Ghanaian/Liberian mother.
Frank was born in Montserrado County, Liberia. His nationality is Liberian.
He attended college at AME university Monrovia, obtaining a degree in human resource management.
Wanlov is the blood brother of Deborah Vanessa.
Their father is Ghanaian, whereas their mother comes from Romania.
Irene was born in Monrovia, Liberia and later moved to Ghana due to the 1991 civil war in Liberia.
Her mother was a famous singer in Liberia before moving to Ghana.
Adina is a Ghanaian South African singer, songwriter, actress and model. Her father is from South Africa.