Michael Owusu Addo, known professionally as Sarkodie , is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur from Tema. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades, including the Vodafone Ghana Music Award for Artiste of the Decade.
He was announced the first winner of BET’s Best International Flow act at the 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards. He is also considered one of the major proponents of the Azonto genre and dance.
Sarkodie owns the Sark by Yas clothing line, which was launched on April 27, 2013.
The clothing line has accessories for men, women and children. In 2012, he was officially unveiled as the Brand Ambassador for Samsung Electronics at the University of Ghana, Legon.
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As part of the event, Samsung unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Pocket and Chief Hero Phones that had customized wallpapers of Sarkodie and his signature; users had the opportunity to download exclusive tracks of Sarkodie.
He also launched the Obidi Chief headphones and signed an endorsement deal with FanMilk Ghana in 2013.
Sarkodie is currently in partnership with Tigo Telecommunications Ghana, a brand that sponsored his 2013 Rapperholic tour.
On 30 October 2019, he was appointed as an ambassador for the Year of Return campaign; the honour was conferred on him at the Creative Arts Industry Forum.
Sarkodie Net Worth 2020 Accodring To Forbes.
Forbes Africa ranked sarkodie as the 9th richest musician in African with a net work of about $7 million dollars. He was the only Ghanaian musician on the list at that time. That makes him one of the richest musician in Ghana currently.
As of 2020, taking into consideration his endorsements, businesses and music career, Sarkodie is with between $10 million – $15 million dollars.
The endorsement from these huge brands has really helped sarkodie amassed a lot of wealth to himself.
He is known for his taste for luxurious cars. He is mostly in a Rang Rover, Mercedes Benz and other Luxurious cars.
According to close sour to him, he has a very huge mansion at Spintex in the Greater Accra region and also known for owning houses in the United Kingdom and United States of America.