For the first time, Strongman has granted an interview ever since he
left Sarkcess Music founded by decorated Ghanaian rapper, Micheal Owusu
Addo known in showbiz as Sarkodie. Strongman was under Sarkcess Music
for 2 years.’
In an interview with TV3, Strongman revealed that
his time with Sarkcess Music was good and rough at the same time. He
revealed that nothing he did was good enough and was appreciated by the
According to Strongman because Sarkodie’s brand is bigger,
everything he did was underrated by the fans because they compared him
to Sarkodie. And with him and his boss doing the same music, there was
no way people will see his efforts.
The only way for people to see his talent and give him the needed accolades was for him to leave the label and be on his own.
I also see that I am doing really well. The only problem is that so far
as you are under Sarkcess, people don’t really see what you are doing.
If I was to be on my own, and I am doing what I was doing at Sarkcess,
people will see me as a hero”, Strongman said.
Sarkodie did his best for him when they worked together the past 2
years. He added that people allege that Sarkodie did not help him
because they had much bigger expectations.
“But on the real, he
was also doing his personal best and we are all trying to, you know,
push the brand to that level but the fans; the expectations from the
fans out there is very huge that the two of us cannot do anything
about,” he said.
“You know it has been good and on the other side
too, it would be rough at times. You know we are human beings, no
matter whatever happens there would be someone or two issues which would
come up that maybe he would not understand or me too I would not
“So in the nutshell, I would say that it was a good
contract, but we just need to keep that good relationship even though
the contract is no more, we still need to keep our relationship like
father and son” Strongman added.
Strongman assured his fans he is
determined to build a career in the music industry which will sustain
him for a very long time to come. He revealed he is already going great
on his own.