10th July, 1988 marks the birth of the sensational BET Award winner and Africa’s most decorated rapper, Michael Owusu Addo better known by his stage name Sarkodie. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades.
Below is the lifestyle and net worth of the multiple award winning rapper.
Sarkodie profile summary
Birth name: Michael Owusu Addo
Stage name: Sarkodie
Wife: Tracy Owusu Addo
Date of birth: 10th July 1988
Place of birth: Tema
Occupation: Rapper, entrepreneur, philanthropist
Micheal Owusu is the birth name of Ghanaian rapper popular known as Sarkodie. He was born on 10th July 1988 in Tema community 9 to Maame Aggrey. Sarkodie started rapping when he was young and this was seen during his high school at Tema Methodist Secondary School.
Micheal Owusu further attended IPMC where he studied Graphic Design. It’s was after his education he went into the entertainment industry where he has collaborated with lot of big artists from Ghana and beyond like Nigeria, and many others.
King Sark first made his appearance at the Kasahare rap competition been held on Adom fm which led to his first album Makye with baby as his first single.
According to the richest musicians in Ghana Forbes, Sarkodie Net Worth Forbes 2021 was given as $7million. Aside rapping the artiste of the decade is also a business mogul.
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The “Obidi pon” rapper owns a clothing line that is doing well with the “SARK” brand. This brand has different kinds of products targeted at young men, women and children.
Sarkodie has won several awards ever since he entered into showbiz. Some of the popular awards are VGMA artiste of decade, VGMA hip pop songs of the Year, BET award, art sister of the year, among others.
Due to how influential he is he has won several contracts with popular brand such as Samsung, Standard Chartered Bank, Tigo, Fan Milk and others.
Sarkodie on December 13, 2013 launched the Sarkodie foundation which aims to cater for the less privileged people in the society.
Sarkodie net worth 2021
How much Sarkodie is worth? In 2017, Africa’s fastest rapper Sarkodie made it into Forbes’ top 10 richest in Africa and Since then the rapper has found a place in the top ten richest musicians in Africa each time a list is made.
Sarkodie Net worth 2021 is $11 million, making him one of the richest musicians in Ghana. His source of wealth is obtained from several streams of income including his music career, clothesline, being a brand ambassador for huge brands like Samsung Electronics, Standard Chartered Bank and Tigo.
Sarkodie cars and mansion
Sarkodie owns a mansion in Ashalley Botwe, a fleet of cars including a range rover and a Kantanka brand new vehicle. It is rumoured that he also owns an expensive Bugatti.
Below is a list of Sarkodie cars:
2016 Range Rover Vogue
Mercedes-Benz E Class Coupe
2016 Lamborghini Aventador
2016 Range Rover Sport
2017 Mercedes-Benz G63
2016 Rolls-Royce Phantom
Toyota Land Cruiser
1965 Mercedes Benz W110
2011 Dodge Nitro
Sarkodie’s Wife And Children
Sarkodie is married to a younger beautiful lady called Tracy Owusu Addo. The got married on 17th July 2018 and are blessed with 2 beautiful children namely; Adalyn Owusu Addo, popularly known as Titi and a son, Michael Nana Yaw Owusu Addo Jnr, who was named after his father also known as MJ