Sarkodie and Ace Hood are currently sharing different stories about the details of their collaboration.
The duo had worked on a joint project titled ‘New Guy’, t he song was recorded, and the video finalized in Florida by South African video director, Justin Campos of Gorilla Films.
All appeared done and dusted until Sarkodie, on his return from Miami, granted an interview to Celebrity TV Ghana. The rapper affirmed that Ace Hood and his management actually approached him and his management for the New Guycollaboration. He also solidified this affirmation by saying, apart from Ace Hoods biggest fan base which is the United States Of America, his second biggest fan base was Ghana; hence making the collaboration possible.
But Ace Hood is having none of that. The US rapper signed toWe The Best Music Group was given notice of Sarkodie’s claims. He promptly replied by stating that he was approached by Sarkodie for the collaboration, and received $25,000 as payment for his involvement.
The new single is expected to feature on Sarkodie’s album which is planned for release later this year.
See the tweets below.