Sarkodie has been announced winner of BET’s Best International Flow act at the 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards.
Nominees in the category included Nigerian rapper; Falz the Bad Guy, Ghetts from the United Kingdom, Kalash from France, Female rapper; Little Simz from the UK, South African hip pop prodigy; Nasty C, and Tory Lanez of Canada.
Sarkodie in his acceptance speech dedicated the award to his daughter, Adalyn Owusu Addo (Titi), and used the opportunity to urge the world to visit Ghana as part of the Year of Return celebrations.
“I just want to say thank you to the Almighty God. To family, this one is for my lil girl Titi…. I think Africa has always had it and it is about that time. This year is the Year of Return and I will urge each and every one of you here to take a trip back home. When you’re coming to Africa, choose Ghana”
Sarkodie is now the:
– First Person in history to win Best International Flow.
– First Ghanaian to win two BET awards
-First Ghanaian with 63 million views on a music video on YouTube.
-Most awarded African rapper of all time.
– First Rapper to win Artiste of the decade.