It had been a dull week on social media as nothing major was happening when bang! Sarkodie dropped a new freestyle track titled 'My Advice' and suddenly the various platforms, especially Twitter started buzzing with excitement.
In the last few weeks, Shatta Wale has hit out hard at Sarkodie and some other artistes; he has said the Adonai rapper disrespected him by not helping him shoot a video for their collaborations, 'Me Gye Wo Girl' and 'Dancehall Commando'.
He has also been claiming Sarkodie and the other musicians are all poor and it looks like Sarkodie has gotten tired of all the insults so he dropped his reply and the internet has gone crazy with some celebrities also tweeting their opinions.
Although he didn't mention names, some of his lyrics have led people to believe the song is directed at Shatta Wale. Here are some of the lines.
“Your brand [is not] strong enough, If it is strong then keep quiet. You will soon [leave]…You showed d***, one day you will show buttocks. The last thing [that I] want is attention,” he rapped.
This ‘diss’ song comes a few days to the release of Shatta Wale’s 'Reign’ album on October 13, 2018.
Enjoy some of the reactions from some of the celebrities;
Pope Skinny, a known Shatta Wale loyalist was even blown away. “King Sark@ Sarkodie. This is Real Rap"
Gary Al Smith: “Damn, as a Shatta Wale fan, I’m embarrassed. Embarrassed because everything on this joint is true”
From Champv: ”Sarkodie just downgraded Shatta Wale back to Bandana from Ghana eeee"
D Black: “I just woke up and Chale, Favourite Ghana M.C Forever@ Sarkodie!! Delivery, Precision, Wordplay!! Ur a madman!! FOH"
Kwadwo Sheldon: ”How can Sarkodie do mandems like that?
Honey McCoy: “Sarkodie took a slip of his Eva Sparkling wine and did dirt. Sarkodie is the Christian Council of Rap"
Sammy Forson: “The King has spoken”
Ameyaw Debrah: "When@ Sarkodie said biribi ba. Nobody knew what to expect"
Lexis Bill: "Give @ Sarkodie the Balon d’orap! The fire on My Advice can grill Khebab for all Presecans at the bonfire night."
Uncle Nii: “We for replace that Kwame Nkrumah statue with Sarkodie by 4pm by Friday"
Akumaa Mama Zimbi: "Well done son. Keep going higher, highest medaase"
Honey Mccoy: ”Guys, there’s tears in my eyes. Herh Sarkodie rhymed insecure with fior. Fuck your legends, Sarkodie is the legend."
Kwadwo album: "The song is bigger than his album. Facts. Thank you @ Sarkodie."
Kwame Gyan: "@ Sarkodie, thanks for putting that local champion with pea brain in his place."
Ebenezer Donkor: "@ Sarkodie, you no force koraa. We just dey play la"
Walatu Walasa: "Sarkodie take Shatta ein face all wipe floor. What a humble diss song
Yaa Balloteli: "@ Sarkodie, Don’t do. I’ll do... saaaa s3 wagyi wenisu. This album di333, unless opana go rent shs students to come"
Anas Aremeyaw Anas: "The name is Sarkodie, that one king of Ghana Music industry."
Efia Odo: "Herrrhhh sarkodie. You are a killaaaaa"
Serwaa Amihere: "Sarkodie is the best rapper alive. Anaa mo ses3n"
Enekem: "This is not a diss track, it is a babysitting track"
Nana Kwesi Bamfo: "Sarkodie spits knowledge for the culture, Shatta Wale spits borla for the vultures."
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