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Sarkodie’s ‘Otan’ Music Video Sparks Inspiration and Resilience in the Face of Adversity

Sarkodie Otan

Renowned Ghanaian rap icon Sarkodie has set the music scene ablaze with the official release of the music video for his chart-topping single, “Otan.”

This compelling track, which has garnered over 15 million plays across digital streaming platforms in just two months, has captivated audiences with its impactful message and unwavering spirit. Directed in black and white by Gene Adu, the music video serves as a visually captivating accompaniment to the powerful themes and lyrical depth of “Otan.”

Sarkodie Otan BTS
Sarkodie Otan BTS

Translating from the Twi dialect as “hatred,” “Otan” takes listeners on a poignant journey, delving into the theme of false friends and the hidden agendas that people may harbor. Sarkodie fearlessly reflects on his personal journey, acknowledging the surprising revelations of those he once considered friends turning out to be harboring feelings of animosity. However, amidst these revelations, Sarkodie resolutely emphasizes that he is a product of God’s grace, remaining steadfast and undeterred by negativity.