10 surprising facts you did not know about Sarkodie

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images (3)Fanatics of Icons are mostly fed with information from News updates. As to the lives of their Icons behind the cosmetic display by the Media, fans are mostly blank on it.

www.233times.com promised Readers to bring them some top Celebrities in Ghana and 10 Surprising facts that barely feature in News Items.

It is the turn of Sarkodie and below are the 10 surprising facts you did not know;


  1. Real name Michael Kwesi Owus Addo.


  1. Sarkodie was born on 10th July, 1988.


  1.  He won Artiste of the Year at Ghana Music Award in 2010 at the age of 21.



  1. Sarkodie is the 3rd Ghanaian Artiste to be nominated for Black Entertainment Television’s (BET) Best International Act (Africa).


  1. Sarkodie is the only Ghanaian Artiste who has won the BET Award (Best International Act; Africa).



  1. An alumnus of Achimota Preparatory School and Methodist Day Secondary School in Tema


  1. Sarkodie chauffeurs in Dodge Nitro.




  1. Sarkodie is under DuncWills Entertainment and owns his own label, Rap University and the latest being Sarkcess Music.


  1. Sarkodie is a brand Ambassador for Samsung, Fan Yogo and Breastfeeding



  1. Sarkodie lives with his mum at Community 9, Tema.


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An Entrepreneur and Philanthropist. Editor-in-Chief of www.233times.com. A Senior Journalist with Ghanaian Chronicle Newspaper. An alumnus of Adisadel College where he read General Arts. He holds first degree in Bachelor of Arts from the University of Ghana; Political Science (major) and History (minor). He has also pursued MSc Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Energy with Public Relations (PR) at the Robert Gordon University in the United Kingdom. He is a 2018 Mandela Washington Fellow (YALI) who studied at Clark Atlanta University on the Business and Entrepreneurship track. His mentors are Rupert Murdoch, Warren Buffet, Sam Jonah, Kwaku Sakyi Addo and Piers Morgan

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