Music for Sunday, February 27, 2022
American music mogul and entrepreneur, Akon has revealed one of the most retweeted African songs on his top ten (10) playlist.
During a Q&A session on the Twitter space with social media influencer, KalyJay on Thursday, February 24, the multi-platinum seller and award-winning musician revealed that Ghanaian Afropop artist’s “Sugarcane” and Afrobeats, Camidoh, is currently his favorite song.
In his remarks, he acknowledged Camidoh’s efforts to put together such a masterpiece.
“I heard this song [sugarcane]. this record is huge,” Akon said. “I have this record. It’s one of my top ten records that I play every day.
Camidoh also revealed that Akon inspired him to make music. According to him, listening to the award-winning musician often gave him the inspiration he needed to pursue a career in music.
“Sugarcane” is currently receiving an overwhelming reception from music lovers around the world. The song produced by Phantom became the number 1 song in Ghana in February 2022, according to data presented by Apple Music. It was also picked up at number 1 on Audiomack and number 7 on Boomplay Music. It currently sits at #7 on Shazam’s Top 200 Global Afrobeats Charts.
The official video was released on February 17 and has over 400,000 views. Stream below.
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