Legendary Hip-Life musician, Michael Elliot Kwabena Okyere Darko Obrafour, known in showbiz circles as Obrafour has disclosed his top hot five rappers when it comes to music in the Ghanaian entertainment industry.
During an interview on Hitz FM with host KMJ, he made it clear the hottest MC’s in the music circles presently with Sarkodie topping the list.
“I have many but everyone knows I am bias when it comes to Sarkodie. So I will put him there. Manifest is wonderful and deep. I think he’s been underrated but seriously Manifest is good. I will take Okyeame Kwame for the third then Kofi Kinaata and TeePhlow come in next…” he listed with ease.
When asked about E.L, the Hip-hop artist of the year during the recent Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, he said E.L is a great rapper but he still maintains his top five rappers list as such.
He added that, he is very vigilant and keen when it comes to his choice of words lately. He asserted that he does not massage words anymore and he is now blunt and straight to matters than before.
“I think I am now very conscious of myself now. With every word, I am very careful now than previously. It’s straight to the point. I don’t sugarcoat words…”
“I am not here to pronounce any judgment. Not at all. I don’t envy positions at all. To me I think there is more to be done. I don’t like criticizing people. I want to encourage. I’m not God to judge. You can only straighten people but can’t condemn them…”
The Legendary lyricists further revealed his Obrafofro album is done and soon will circulate the markets for sale.
He however rubbished reports that circulated claiming he has swayed from secular music to embrace the gospel industry.
“The Obrafofro album is done. I have not swayed from the secular music. Where did you hear that from? I don’t think I have made a straight jacketed statement like that. I am not moving my position I am still where I am. Note that Obrafour hasn’t stopped hip-life. I am still a fan…” he stated.