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The Top 10 Sarkodie Songs

Browse through the top 10 Sarkodie songs and music videos from Ghana's biggest rapper and one of Africa's top hip-hop acts.

Over the span of 8 years, 3 albums and countless songs Sarkodie has cemented his place as Ghana's biggest rapper and one of Africa's top hip-hop acts.


The Tema-born MC's songs, known for the rapper's signature rapid-fire delivery in both Twi and English, have had hand in sparking Ghana's azonto craze, taken on issues with his nation's 'dumsor' problem and economic situation, and have seen him collaborate with some of the biggest names in hip-hop.

Today, in celebration of Sarkodie's birthday, we rummaged through the archives and came up with ten tracks that stand out the most to us from the Ghanaian rapper. Browse through Okayafrica's Top 10 Sarkodie Songs list below.

Sarkodie feat. E.L. "U Go Kill Me"

Sarkodie "Illuminati"

Sarkodie "Pon Di Ting" feat. Banky W

Sarkodie "Special Someone" feat. Burna Boy & AKA

Sarkodie "Down On One" feat. Fuse ODG

Sarkodie "Adonai" feat. Castro

Sakodie "Gunshot" feat. Davido

Sarkodie "Dumsor"

Sarkodie "New Guy" feat. Ace Hood

Sarkodie "Original"

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