Michael Owusu Addo, popularly known as Sarkodie is one of the international artists Ghana has, it is with no doubt that he has created a reputable and envious music career for himself.
Michael Owusu Addo known professionally as Sarkodie, is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur from Tema. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades, including the Vodafone Ghana Music Award for “Artiste of the Decade”
He has received many international awards and has appeared on a good number of international shows, he is currently the Ghanaian artist with the highest number of BET Awards, regardless, his dominion over the rap industry in Ghanaian music is remarkable, Sarkodie for almost a decade held the title of rap King in Ghana.
With this success,
Below are five things that set Sarkodie apart from other rap artists in Ghana.
this is our own opinions and is subject to criticism and suggestions.
- His international recognition.
- His lyrics
- His Dominion in the rap industry
- His punchlines
It is obvious that he has gained so much international recognition compared to any other rap artists in Ghana. Sarkodie has appeared on lots of international shows. He has won the BET Awards severally, He has a lot of international collaboration than any other rapper in Ghana, his international collaborations put him far ahead of any other Ghanaian rapper.
Do you agree with this? well that’s the fact.
Talking about Sarkodie’s lyrics, He has distanced himself from just putting up any kind of words in his rap lyrics. His choice of words has cognitive and social value. Usually, his rap lines address social challenges and encourage the Youth to work harder. His recent rap lyrics on the 2019 BET Cypher received many reactions across the globe, Sarkodie was literally advising black ladies to avoid using bleaching cream and appreciate their dark colour, he went on to explain why Africans need to stand up for themself and avoid relying on foreign aid for their development. it is obvious that among all the rappers in Ghana, He has the captivating, fascinating and thought-provoking rap lyrics.
Dominion in the Rap industry
Sarkodie has maintained a significant presence in the Ghana rap industry for a longer period of years. He is the rapper that Ghana has ever seen remaining in the streamline for over 9 years, Releasing hit songs every year, doing international collaboration every year and winning Awards almost every year, it is of no doubt that he has remained one of the rap artists in Ghana that is setting reputable legacy to aspire youngsters in the Ghanian rap industry.
Talking about rap punch Lines, Sarkodie’s rap lyrics have strong punchlines that keep listeners yearning to listen to his music. His punchlines are on point and just good to listen to, Beefing with Sarkodie will only land you in tears as he nails every Diss track, You will eventually end up in tears and give up. Rush hour, Advice etc are some of his most recent tracks that have punchlines that you can’t forget.
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