source: Soundcity Award

Sarkodie is a household name in some part of Nigeria. He is one of the few Ghanaians who has been able to penetrate into the Nigerian and other African music industry. Some people might disagree but that is the fact.

Soundcity MVP Awards 2017

Last night the Soundcity MVP Awards was held in Eko Convention Centre, Lagos, Nigeria. Soundcity MVP Awards has now become a festival which is held annually to honour some music stars on the African continent.

Last night, Sarkodie was nominated in the best collaboration category where he contended with some other musicians from the African continent.

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source: Soundcity Award

Sarkodie emerged winner with the song Painkiller which featured Runtown. Painkiller is really popular in Nigeria. The moment when Sarkodie was announced as the winner. The crowd started to cheer for King Sarkodie and most of them sang along to the Painkiller song.


  1. Major Lazer feat. Ice Prince – Particula
  2. Tiwa Savage                      – Ma Lo
  3. R2BEES feat Wizkid            – Tonight
  4. Sun El Musician                  – Akanamali
  5. TooFan                              – My Girl
  6. Timaya ft Phyno                 – Telli Person
  7. Sarkodie ft Runtown            – Painkiller (Winner)