Black Love Virtual Concert Is The Biggest Ever Virtual Concert

African Celebs
3 min readAug 16, 2020

The Black Love Virtual Concert has been one of the most talked about event and finally we all got to enjoy the most unique and historic Virtual Concert.

Sarkodie and Shatta Wale — Black Love Virtual Concert (Photo Credit: Ceek)

Sarknation what a show, bravo! Despite what happened at start of the show, attributable to the overwhelming number of fans trying to log in at the same time, the show eventually took off on both Ceek website and Facebook.

The show started by the viewers being given a glimpse of the beauty of Accra, Ghana, gave lots of fans the chance to watch their favourite artists perform their favourite hits.

Even before the show began, over 80 thousand people waited patiently. More than four times the capacity of the o2 arena in the UK

At the beginning of the show, Sarkodie could be seen rapping at the top of the Independence Square.

Coincidentally, Independence Square is a monument erected to symbolise Ghana’s freedom.

Sarkodie performing at the Black Star Square is very symbolic. An Independent artist performing songs about freedom, love, misconceptions about Africa at the Independence Square is iconic

Especially for a platform that is built specially for independent artist.

The square had a complete makeover transformation with color gradients complimenting each other at every light meet and lighting up the square.

Sarkodie opened with one his 2020 release featuring rapper M.anifest ‘Brown Paper Bag’

After, he performed some of his iconic hit songs revenge of the Spartans, greatness, who da man etc

The performance was backed by a live band with back to back hits from over the years including songs from his Mary Album.

Hitting us nostalgia, he performed his hit song Adonai backed up by back up singers.

The event was graced with performing artist including the likes of Efya

Joey B Prince Bright, Akwaboah, Legends like Amakye Dede and Yaw Sarpong

The surprise artist was Shatta Wale, Shatta Wale who is featured in Beyoncé ‘Already’ Black is King Album.

With a surprise performance from shatta wale, the duo performed their 2016 hit song collaboration, Megye wo Girl, the two artists shook the stage with an intriguing mind-blowing performance.

Yaw Sarpgong blessing fans with classics from the 90s was also amazing!

Sarkodie’s former signee Akwaboah was also been invited to rock the stage with his creative music vibe for fans at the virtual concert.

Noted for his extraordinary style in the Ghanaian highlife music genre, the artiste gave his fans a joyous moment through the concert.

Sista Afia is barely five years in the Ghanaian music industry since her return from the UK to Ghana. She is noted for her charming and top-notch vocals.

The rap king featured her on the black love album on the song, “Broken Heart” in which they gave a breathtaking performance at the black love concert.

“The Blue” album which served us with the well-received single, “Say Cheese”, Kidi will shared the stage with King Sark to perform the song “Hello” featured on the black love album.

Legend Amakye Dede was part of this exclusive concert. He performed alongside Sarkodie. Another artist who performed with the Rap God is member of buk bak Prince Bright.

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Originally published at https://africancelebs.com on August 16, 2020.

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