Emmanuel Andrews Samini who was born on 22nd December 1981 is a Ghanaian musical artist. He is a famous singer of his genre and he is known by the stage name Samini he is also famous by the name of Batman Samini. He is mainly from the town named Wa which is located in the northern part of the country Ghana. His music includes a very sweet and pleasant mixture of genres like reggae, hip-hop, highlife and dancehall. He calls his genre of music the ‘African dancehall’.
Carrier of Samini
He started singing in the church choir at a very small age of fourteen. He started his musical carrier in 1999 and started as a professional musician after collaborating with some other musician. His first debut studio album was released in the year 2004 and was titled Dankwasere. Soon after the release of his first studio album he gained a lot of popularity as it topped local music charts and was on the charts for a long period. At the Ghana Music Awards he won two awards for the same debut album. He has also performed with a lot of popular artists such as Akon, Sean Paul, Shaggy, Kevin Little, Damien Marley, Wayne Wonder, Jay-Z, Chaka Demus & Pliers, Steel Pulse and Culture. Now he has got international recognition and is popular worldwide. Samini Songs are quite popular all over the world and he has toured many places such as UK, Italy, Netherlands and Canada. His popularity reached to a new level after he received the “Best African Act” at MOBO Awards in 2006.
Sarkodie- famous Ghanaian rapper
Michael Owusu Addo who is famous by his stage name Sarkodie is a Ghanaian singer and the genres of his singing are hiplife and hip hop. He is among one of the top artist of hiplife and hip hop in Ghana. Sarkodie was the fourth child out of five in his family. He was born in Tema and was brought up in the same place. His mother Emma Maame Aggrey was a single parent. His style of rapping resembles a lot to the people of Kumasi in spite of the fact that he is from Tema.
One can Download Sarkodie Songs from various sites. He is considered to be a multitalented rapper as he has command over a number of musical styles. He also raps in his native language which is Twi. He is also the brand ambassador of Samsung mobiles and he also signed endorsement deal with the Fanmilk Ghana. He has been ranked eighth on the list of Channel O’s and Forbes 2013 among the ten richest African artists. He also has his own clothing line which is known as “Sark by Yas clothing line”. Sarkodie is the very first Ghanaian singer to have bagged the BET Awards for the “Best International Act Africa”. He has also shared the stage with some of the most popular names in the music industries and the list includes Movado, Ludacris, T-Pain and Trey Songz. He is considered to be the most popular and famous singer from Ghana.