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SARKODIE SHORTLISTED WITH ANGELIQUE KIDJO, DIAMOND PLATINUMZ, OTHERS FOR APPLE MUSIC’S AFRICA NOW ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL

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 Sarkodie has been listed in Apple Music’s Special Anniversary look-back at a year of showcasing the continent’s biggest hits – and the Artists behind them!

The Anniversary Special
Friday, May 27th marks the second full year of Africa Now Radio on Apple Music 1. For 12 months, LootLove has led a sonic tour across Africa, interviewing the biggest and best acts, and shining a spotlight on the next generation of African superstars. 

On this special anniversary episode, LootLove takes us through some of the most special highlights from season two, including artist interviews and some of the the most notable chart-toppers from the past year.

Interview Highlights
LootLove shares her best interview moments with this week’s cover stars: on episode 1, Angelique Kidjo discussed working with a cross-section of artists from across the continent; Msaki (episode 24) revealed how she found her place in the world of electronic music; 

Diamond Platnumz (episode 39) shared how he learned to produce during lockdown; Asake (episode 38) revealed how spirituality shapes his art; Tems (episode 15) covered her journey of building new audiences around the world; and Sarkodie (episode 8) shared what excites him about the next generation of African artists.

The Big 5
LootLove shares the 5 hottest new African tracks of the moment. This week’s selection includes new tracks from Claudio Wade feat. Nkosazana Daughter, Ajebo Hustlers, Wendy Kay feat. Njerae, Blxckie, and Mavins, Crayon and Ayra Starr feat. LADIPOE, Magixx and Boy Spyce.

Loot Loves
Each week, LootLove chooses her favourite track, taken from one of Apple Music’s African playlists. This week she spotlights Nigerian singer-songwriter Adekunle Gold and his Lucky Daye collab, “Sinner,” from Apple Music’s Africa to the World playlist. Listen HERE, and catch all of LootLoves picks on on Apple Music’s LootLoves playlist.

 



 

Tune in and listen to the full episode this Friday, May 27th at 10a Lagos/London / 11a Johannesburg/Paris / 2a LA / 5a NYC on Apple Music 1 at apple.co/_AfricaNow or on Cool FM in Nigeria every Sunday at 6pm.

Kwame Motion, Born Neldrick Kwame Sackey is a Ghanaian blogger and YouTuber known for celebrity gossip, Technology updates, and general news. Currently, he bases at Obuasi in the Ashanti region. He is also a publisher as well as a Promoter.

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Sarkodie Was The First Artist I Met In Ghana – Anne Sophie Avè

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Ambassador of France to Ghana, Anne Sophie Avè over a period 11 months has really done a lot if connect for the creative arts industry here in Ghana.

She got involved in music industry connecting French artists Passi and Orti to Ghanaian musicians Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, Kwabena Kwabena, Becca, Fameye, Akwaboah and Gasmilla. She went ahead to organize PARIS IN ACCRA concert in November 2021 and the return leg ACCRA IN PARIS on 23 April 2022.

Speaking on an Instagram live interview with blogger Kwame Motion, she stated that Award winning Rapper Sarkodie was the first artist she met in Ghana.

According to her, she had heard of the rapper before she came into office but she was not really a fan of his music until she met him one on one.

‘We were both invited to a function and that’s where we met somewhere in November 2019 that’s a year after I had arrived. ‘ Ann Sophie Avè narrating how they met.

The French ambassador during the interview revealed that Sarkodie approached her and they did discussed about youth development and his foundation.

According to her, their first meeting wasn’t about Sarkodie’s music but the passion he had for the Ghanaian youth through his foundation

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You shouldn’t die before you’re recognized – KKD showers praise on Sarkodie [Video]

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Rapper Sarkodie has received appreciation from renowned radio host Kwesi Kyei Darkwah, better known by his stage name KKD.

Sarkodie received praise for his tough words from KKD, who met him and stated the rapper shouldn’t pass away before receiving his “flout.”

At the listening session for King Promise’s 5Star album, KKD revealed that he admires Sarkodie for his talent and the fact that he hasn’t changed.

“The story you tell, the advice you’re giving, the uplifting you are giving to people in the culture. People should learn the language you are speaking so that they can hear the power of your words. Because nobody must be forced to save their craft another advanced language.”

He suggested to Sarkodie that instead of changing his technique, the Ghanaian musician should make fans search for deeper meanings in his music.

“But those who love the craft must ask for people to translate it for them.

 

Translation is difficult, they say translation is like a woman, when she is beautiful, she is not faithful, when faithful she is faithful, she is not beautiful. But, if you get somebody to do the translation right,” he said.

Sarkodie should not pass away before he is honored because, according to KKD, he is a great man. He also expressed his love and gratitude for Sarkodie.

“Sarkodie, you are great, I love you. You shouldn’t die before you get your flout. You are still young but you are a genius. I love you brother,” he said.

Watch the video below;

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G-Migos Go Speechless After Sarkodie Shared Their Viral Freestyle – See Their Reactions

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Kumerican young rappers, Syder and 4KTriple who are collectively called G-Migos get surprise from Ghana’s rap king, Sarkodie on social media.

The budding musicians are trending with their hot freestyle titled “No Fear”.

Ghanaians have reacted positively to the freestyle with which the mastered song is still yet to be released.

In their viral video, Syder and 4KTriple displayed a damning rap verses and their timing and lyrics were on point.

Below is the trending G-Migos freestyle:

 

Rapper Sarkodie after listening to their freestyle shared it on his Facebook page for people to look out for them.

G-Migos after sighting on what Sarkodie has done for them took to their Twitter page to react. They shared a screenshot of Sarkodie’s post and wrote:

We can’t believe this king sark @sarkodie The Highest

Much appreciate

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