Sarkodie advised me to stay true to myself – Akwaboah
One of Ghana’s finest Highligh musician Akwaboah Jnr has revealed that Sarkodie taught him not to allow fame to get into his head but to start true to himself.
In an interview with 3music, the celebrated nightlife musician also talked about his song for the Black Stars “Bring back the love”
When asked if him being signed to Sarkcess music changed his life, he said these words.
“Yes! And you see and that’s the part people actually don’t get. It got to a point where people were like ‘Charley you go fit do this thing, why you dey under Sark? That guy is killing your vibe…’”
“…wherever Sark is, God bless him. He’s been a very great inspiration to me” he added.
He also disclosed the times he wanted to make uptempo songs, and also narrated how Sarkodie give him the lifetime advice of “…if you want to do this – the uptempo songs – it’s fine, I can help you. Do it! But when you go down, there’s nobody to pick you up…”
Akwaboah also revealed how Sarkodie advised the him not to lose himself and his musical strength and went ahead to shoot a video for him, which is HYE ME BO.
He concluded by saying “…and that advice has been in my head till date, never to lose myself all in the name of trends…”
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