Obviously 2019 has been a great year for Ghanaian Rapper Sarkodie. Sarknation and many other fans of the rapper just cant keep calm about it.
After being crowned the ‘Artists of the Decade’ at the 20th Edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards in May this year.
He made history in June this year by becoming the first artists to win the BET international Flow Act award. In his speech at the event, the rapper urged all African Americans to take a trip back home as this year happens to be the year of return.
“I think Africa has always had it and it’s about that time. This year is the year of return and I would urge each and everyone of you here to take a trip back home”
Yesterday, Sarkodie was was awarded a citation and made ambassador for Year of return by the Ministry of Culture and Arts in Accra. For his wonderful contribution to the creative arts industry in Ghana.
The year of return marks 400 years since the first enslaved African was documented in America.The government of Ghana decided to commemorate it by declaring it ‘Year of Return’.