Nigerian superstar Laycon has said Ghanaian heavyweight rapper Sarkodie inspired his rap abilities.
Laycon is a Nigerian versatile artist who was also part of 2021 BIG BROTHER NIGERIA a reality show in Nigeria.
The artist is in Ghana doing a media tour promoting his album SHALL WE BEGIN. Laycon in his interview with Geovani Caleb on Showbiz 360 said, he took inspirations from Sarkodie as a rapper. The felt song that made he felt in love with Sarkodie was the freestyle he gave on BET in 2013.
According to the young rapper, initially, he had difficulty in singing Sarkodie’s musics even though he loved them due to him not able to understand what he actually says in his lyrics. He was able to learn and rap some of his lyrics, but later he stopped. This was to the fact that he didn’t understand what the song is actually talking about. All he does was going with the flow. Some people kept telling to explain some of the words Sarkodie spitted on verses.
He was asked rate Sarkodie, and he said Sarkodie is one of his favourite musicians in the world. He take inspirations from him.
Laycon is said to feature some few artists in Ghana now he’s already here, before his departure.
He has dropped his new album dubbed SHALL WE BEGIN. The album is made up of 12 track lists with some top notch Nigerian artist including, Mayorkun, Teni, Teri many more.
Check out the album below