As the Best International Act of 2012 Africa BET Awards, Sarkodie is out for blood as he grilled his opponent, Shatta Wale, through his new 16 bars monster diss hip-hop track at the 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
Talk about “the art of war,” Sarkodie proves that he is the general of Ghana Hip-hop with his viral diss truck named “Advice 2.” Just as its name suggests, Sarkodie raises the bar as he does not only address the different allegation and beef between him and Shatta Wale, but goes ahead to address all the haters and gives them some hard-truth advice!
The artist performed “Advice Part 2” as his first song as he delivered to his hardcore fans who were gathered at the 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. The performance was marked with a dark theme, followed energetic baseline hip-hop in the background. No sooner did the spotlight go on, focusing at Sarkodie than he started spitting some hardcore hip-hop bars directed at Shatta Wale.
Sarkodie and Shatta Wale beef
Well before the beef, it is essential to note that the two iconic Ghana music makers have worked together in the past. Why the beef? It all started with Shatta, who went ahead to claim that Sarkodie was not supportive of the upcoming artist. These sentiments refer to Sarkodie failing to appear on a video shoot of the duo known as “Dancehall Commando.” Sarkodie was silent, but the beef grew to the point that he had to respond.
Sarkodie Advice 2 performance
The artist begins the song by uttering the words, “Sometimes you’ve got to say it how it is…” and goes ahead to drop bars on bars addressing his critics. If you listen well to the yet to be released music video, you can make your judgment on the people he is referring to. Sarkodie even goes ahead to give the critic rappers a piece of advice on how they can stay relevant and not come up with unnecessary beefs or controversial topics just to put them on the limelight.
At a certain point of his lyrics, he goes ahead to say that when he compares himself to his musical critics, then “he is not human but a god.’ Sarkodie was the silent one in the beef while Shatta Wale was the one who was vocal through radio stations and social media sites. Advice 2 proved that steel waters do run deep.
“Advice Part 2” has gone viral in Ghana music avenues and topics. In YouTube, the uploaded performance video has thousands of views just after 24 hours. You can also watch the video here and please, leave your sincere comments. In YouTube, Ekow Ackah commented,
Fake sneakers is only worn in the house,wear it out and you embarrass yourself"that's a serious punch line
On the other hand, Nana Kwesi commented,
Herh I swear we don't deserve sark...herh...you see how he dey discipline opana with sublime lyrics and performance? No need to exchange words...stoneboy learn from sark...don't feed foolishness.
Watch Sarkodie Advice video, a diss song to Shatta Wale, which he performed at the 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards right here and don’t forget to share your two cents about it. Given Sarkodie’s final response, the Ghana music scene is yet to decide who won the beef between the iconic Ghanaian music stars Sarkodie versus Shatta Wale. Catch more details about the unfolding drama as you share the Sarkodie Advice song performance to your friends.
Source: Yen Ghana