Rapper Sarkodie has been crowned the ‘Artiste of the Decade’ at the 20th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Songs Awards.
In a hotly contested 2019 edition of the Awards, the rapper conquer competitors from colleagues, who have equally labored in excess of the previous ten years, to gain the award.
The ‘Artiste of the Decade’, the next time it is staying awarded due to the fact the inception of the awards scheme in the yr 2000, was just one of the keenly contested categories this calendar year.
R2Bees, Joe Mettle, No Tribe & Nacee, Shatta Wale, Okyeame Kwame, Stonebwoy, Samini, Efya, and Becca ended up all eyeing that award.
After months of rigorous discussion, Sarkodie, who is the most embellished artiste at the Ghana Tunes Awards – profitable the ‘Artiste of the Year’ two times – walked dwelling with the bragging legal rights.
He joins veteran musician Kojo Antwi, who received the first Artiste of the Decade award – as the second receiver of the award.
Sarkodie himself was not at the venue to receive the award. His supervisor, commonly acknowledged as Angel, obtained the award on his behalf.