Michael Owusu, the multiple awards winning Ghanaian rapper . simply known as Sarkodie has just recorded another achievement by becoming the first Ghanaian artist to have a verified Twitter account.
Verification is currently used to establish authenticity of identities on Twitter. The verified badge helps users discover high-quality sources of information and trust that a legitimate source is authoring the account’s Tweets.
Having a verified account therefore shows how important a user is to the social networking world. The BET award winner has joined other Nigerian celebrities such as Genevieve Nnaji, D’ Banj, the Chocolate City Music crew, 2 Face and others who have a Twitter account.
If you have never heard of Sarkodie, watching the videos below will give you a good introduction into his musical style. Some call him the fastest rapper in Africa. Some even say sarkodie is better than other Nigerian popular arts like M.I, Iceprince, Jesse Jagz and Mode 9. Watch the videos below and make your own judgement. The second video is the freestyle he did in London.