Born Michael Owusu Addo, Sarkodie at a very young age was taken from Tema by his dad to the Eastern part of Ghana, Koforidua to be specific where his education life began.

Now the most decorated rapper in Africa, he was admitted at one of the well known schools in Koforidua (Koforidua Universal) where at the time, Reggae heavyweight, Rocky Dawuni who taught Sarkodie was on his National Service duties, Sarkodie confirmed in a recent tweet.