Popularly known by his stage name Sarkodie, Michael Owusu Addo is a well established Ghanaian hip hop artist whose music is without doubt really amazing.
Born on 10th July 1988. He was born in a place called Tema in Ghana and he is both a hiphop and hiplife artist. He got the BET award for the best international act and he also got nominated for the award again in 2014. He got into recognition after he released his first album back in 2009.
The album was called Makye. Sarkodie has had other several awards including the world music awards, independent music awards and other awards in Ghana. In 2014, he attained the best rap act and was actually named as the 8th most profitable artist in the whole of Africa in 2013.
This means that his fame is unimaginable with great deals from producers. Biography of Sarkodie is of interest to many. Sarkodie songs have had a great impact in the Ghana music industry.
Sarkodie is the fourth born with three older siblings and a younger one. His mother is called Emma Maame Aggrey. She is a supportive mother who loves her children. Sarkodie also has a daughter whose name is Adalyn Owusu Addo.
She is currently 3 years old, and very close to her father. His family is supportive and actually they are his number one fans. There is nothing greater than having a loving and supportive family.
Sarkodie is no exception and their support drives him to be who he is.
Sarkodie dropped another hit song called ‘down on one’ with Fuse ODG which gained him a lot of publicity. Afterwards he continued to collaborate with great artists like Patoranking, and Mr Eazi and many more.
His rap especially in Ghana represents culture and the fact that he embraces it, makes Ghanaians proud. Sarkodie is a hip life giant and a role model to many upcoming artists. Part of the biography of Sarkodie’s girlfriend is Tracy Sarkcess. She is the mother to Sarkodie’s baby.
Many photos circulated on social media bout her birthday party. She looked happy with Sarkodie, he was willing to throw her a party. It is unclear if the two are together, but they make a beautiful couple.
Sarkodie has received 69 awards so far and 119 nominations. Below is a list of the awards that sarkodie has received; Bet awards.
4syte tv music video awards
2010 MTV Africa music awards
Sarkodie’s talent is very evident from the awards and the nominations that he has received before.
To top it all, he has had many nominations which makes him among the best selling artists in Ghana. Below is a list of his albums;