Prolific rapper, Osei Kwaku Vincent, stage named Strongman, and the Sarkodie-owned record label unto which he is signed on, SarkCess Music, have parted ways.
An official press release by the outfit, dated April 14th 2019, states that the “amazing and remarkable” 2-year working relationship it had with the rapper has ended.
— Sarkodie (@sarkodie) April 14, 2019
The release adds that they “still remain a family” and “would extend a helping hand anyway possible should our services be needed.”
Strongman signed a deal with the imprint owned by Sarkodie in March 2017.
— Sarkodie (@sarkodie) April 14, 2019Advertisement
In April 2018, the former claimed he had to apologize to his label boss over a tweet questioning his (Sarkodie) power in the Ghanaian music industry whilst expressing his disappointment about Ghana Music Awards nominations.
Critics have met this news with the optimism that the young talent is now free to soar higher and achieve his full potentials as he had been restricted while under the label.
Read details of the release below.
END OF CONTRACT BETWEEN SARKCESS MUSIC AND STRONGMAN
SarkCess Music wishes to announce the end of its contract with Osei Kwaku Vincent well known in showbiz circles as Strongman.
Working with a gem of his kind for the past two (2) years has been priceless.
The journey with Strongman has all together been an amazing and remarkable one. Strongman has proved beyond doubt to be a sensational talent, gracing the Ghana Music Industry and the world with his presence hit after hit and some incredible performances.
It is worth mentioning that Strongman during the past two (2) years has been a phenomenal artist growing his brand here in Ghana and beyond the shores of the country.
We are grateful to the fans, management, industry and all who made this SarkCess Music – Strongman journey worthwhile.
Strongman is such a phenomenal artiste we wish him the absolute best in all future endeavors. We wish to reiterate that, even though the legal relationship between both parties have officially come to end, we still remain a family.
Our doors are forever open and we promise to extend a helping hand anyway possible should our services be needed.