Ghanaian rapper, Michael Owusu Addo, best known in showbiz as Sarkodie has won the 2019 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Hip Hop Award.
Sarkodie in his acceptance speech dedicated the award to his daughter, Adalyn Owusu Addo (Titi), and used the opportunity to urge the world to visit Ghana as part of the Year of Return celebrations.
I just want to say thank you to the Almighty God. To family, this one is for my lil girl Titi…. I think Africa has always had it and it is about that time. This year is the Year of Return and I will urge each and every one of you here to take a trip back home.
Contenders of the 2019 Best International Flow category included Nigerian rapper; Falz the Bad Guy, Ghetts from the United Kingdom, Kalash from France, Female rapper; Little Simz from the UK, South African hip pop prodigy; Nasty C, Tory Lanez of Canada and Ghana’s Sarkodie.
The 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards was held at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Georgia, United States.
The event was hosted by American comedian, actor and entertainer, Lil Duval.