Multiple award winning rapper Michael Owusu Addo known widely as Sarkodie created an incredible achievement with his Black Love Virtual Concert.
The rapper released his 6th studio album dubbed the ‘Black Love’ last December. His plan to do a World music tour for the album did not come to pass because of the pandemic Corona Virus.
The BET best international flow winner decided to do a virtual concert for his fans and music lovers.
On the 16th August 2020, the event which was hosted by Ceek went down to become one of the biggest virtual concert in the World.
According to Ceek, over 300K people watched it live and about 1.5million people World wide tried accessing the platform at a go. Because of the huge traffic on the website, they even had to move to Facebook for those having problems with the site, to enjoy the
The concert is currently the most talked about on social and traditional media because of how successful and big the concert was.
From staticstics, the ‘Black Love concert’ is the biggest virtual concert ever in Ghana and arguably the biggest in Africa.
The Sarkodie with his Sarkcess brand has grown bigger with huge following.
The event sold Ghana music to the world with splendid performances from artistes like Sister Afia, Kidi, Efya Nocturnal, Joey B, King Promise, Yaw Sarpong and Asomafo, Shatta Wale etc.
The VGMA artiste of the decade will host his annual musical concert ‘Rapperholic’ in December, time will tell whether it will be a virtual concert like the Black Love concert or it will be a concert where people will be allowed to witness the event live like how it was before the Corona virus.