Rapper Sarkodie has jumped to the top of the social media trends in Ghana after releasing a diss track which fires a string of
salvoes at dancehall artiste Shatta Wale .
Shatta had in an interview with DJ Reuben on Kumasi based Luv 99.5 FM branded artistes Kwaw Kesse and Sarkodie as impoverished.
Shatta said: “I am talking about the problem that it is in the music industry that they know it’s a problem which they don’t want people to know, because when people know that right now Kwaw Kese is very poor, Sarkodie is poor….”
Sarkodie's verse features some unprintable jabs but the best of his radio-friendly barbs have been reproduced below;
https://t.co/UcgdDN8AF6 My Advice— HIGHES➕ (@sarkodie) October 10, 2018
"If being poor be like me, then Father I beg you just bless me with poverty," Sarkodie raps in an apparent response to Shatta Wale referring to him as poor.
He continues, "... Your whole bank account no fit buy you one tear-rubber Vogue but you claiming supremacy".
Sarkodie goes in: "Confidence is when you able to compliment people without you feeling insecure, so if you feel say you got it, no need to downplay the next man...".
"...You came from the ghetto, you made it I am proud of it. I gave you a long rope so just enjoy, I was waiting for you to snap out of it...".
"Five years in the game you are still scared. Oh God, let me just say it how it is.
"Your soul is tormented cos you no dey hustle you be talented. Chale, Mercedes Benz no dey talk chaw but still relevance unprecedented. This
"Attention-seeking is not bad but too much of it is
Sarkodie adds that if social media trends
Watch the video of the song below;