Sarkodie alias Michael Owusu Addo is a professional Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur from Tema. He is considered one of the primary supporters of Azonto music genre. He is one of the award-winning African artists in the Ghanaian music industry.
Sarkodie has a large fan base across African countries and considered the most celebrated musical icon. Also, he is among the top ten wealthiest African artists with a record of 159 million views on youtube. The Ghanaian artist was privileged to perform on the same stage with international musicians such as Miguel, Mavado, Tpain, Trey Songz, and Ludacris.
Best Sarkodie songs in 2020
Here are some of his best songs:
1. Sarkodie Pain Killer
The rapper collaborates with Runtown, and they came up with this acceptable banger “pain killer.” With syncopated percussion, slightly pitched and looped flute notes on the chorus, the song became a hit all across Africa. T Spize produced the track, and it was such a fantastic and exciting job.
The video itself says it all; the green natural environment will eventually attract your eyes. The two guys ride on fancy cars around large farms whereby they are taking it nice and slow. Majority of Sarkodie fans were impressed with his delivery full of tastiest Ghanaian ingredients.
2. Sarkodie Greatness
Again, the Ghanaian top-rated rapper released a hip hop bang “greatness.” The track is in the album called “Alpha” produced by Fortune Dane. The rapper does it mostly in Twi whereby, it is a big advantage because the majority of his fans are illiterate in Twi.
This track impressed the rappers fans besides they are familiar with the meaning of the words. The song has no video yet, but we hope for its release in 2020.
3. Sarkodie Can't Let You Go
“Can't let you go” was a love song dedicated to Sarkodie spouse Tracy Sarkcess. The track featured ledged singer King Promise and a Nigerian hit-maker Blaq Jerzee is the producer. The Caribbean beats plus the lyrics are such a fantastic job done by these great men. The video will carry your attention because it has a wedding scenario, with beautiful and high-quality pictures.
4. Sarkodie Take It Back
Sarkcess music top rapper dropped another Afro hip hop hit, and he called it “Take It Back.” The Ghanaian artist goes back to the good old days of serious punch lines and quality rap.
In this track, he mentioned leaders of the old school who held the game such as Reggie Rockstone, Obrafour, Nkasei, Tianny, among others. The track was buzzing around all social media, and it had a 4-star rating. "Take it back" instrumental was produced by Magnom and Mike Millz.
5. Sarkodie ft Edem
Ayigbe Edem collaborated with the artist and came up with this track called “You Dey Craze”. This song unveiled Sarkodie to Ghanaian after a long journey of music hustling. In this video, everyone noticed one humble rapper who performs at a faster and better pace than anyone. Michael personality is seen in this video he was quiet and nervous but, he killed it on the rap game.
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6. Sarkodie Adonai
Adonai was something extraordinary from the Sarkcess music boss Sarkodie. This track broke the record for becoming the first Ghanaian song, with 60 million views on YouTube in a span of 4 years.
Majority of Ghanaian still recall the day the track was released because it was all over Ghanaian airwaves. The song is a gospel as the Tema rapper shows how to give a helping hand and love to the needy. Also, in the lyrics, he says that he does not want to disobey God. Like a wildfire, the track spread all over African countries.
7. Sarkodie Wo
The Ghanaian top-rated rapper did his version of Olamide’s hit single “Wo.” He raps with a combination of his local Twi and English language. Sarkcess boss added some catchy bars are giving it a different flavour altogether. While the beat was such a perfect Wo remix Afrobeats, and Addo fans warmly welcomed it.
8. Sarkodie Come to Me
“Come to me” was another love song from the Ghanaian King of rap Michael. Jayso produced “come to me” and released in 2017. The track featured vocals of Bobii Lewis from the UK. “Come To Me” beat won the best collabo video at the 2017 4Style TV Music Awards.
9. Choices by Sarkodie
Sarkcess boss jumps on E-40’s ‘Choice’ and drops a brand new freestyle track titled “Choice”. The Ghanaian rapper did a cover of E-40’s song, and I guess you know what it means when a superstar does a cover of a certain song.
This track talks about the choices we make in our daily life. The beat has a background vocal of ‘no’ and ‘yes’ in every decision the artist creates in his lyrics. Addo touches his love life and Ghanaian politics. The song is a creative masterpiece but there is some comparison between E-40’s track ‘Choice.’
10. Sarkodie Gboza
Michael shows how skilled he is by the continuity of his impression with “Gboza.” This beat is a celebration of the achievement of patience and hard work. It also illustrates the struggles and obstacles that the rapper has come across around the world. The rapper did it all in Twi, with breath control in the triple and double-time flow. These are some of the reason he ranked among the top rappers in Africa.
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Sarkodie 2020 poll
Sark Natives already started a campaign to get the artist on the 2020 Grammy's stage. The 62nd Grammy Awards will take place on January 26, 2020. They are putting a poll with the artist, who has been active and relevant in last year music industry.
Sark Natives are fans of Sarkodie, and they are pushing everyone to click on the link that suggests the Ghanaian rapper to be the potential artist for the show. You can also take a poll to vote for your best artist on the Billboard Grammy Poll.
These best Sarkodie songs in 2020 have gained him honor in the Ghanaian music industry. I hope you enjoyed watching.
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