Ghanaian Fast rising artiste Black Sherif is a Ghanaian trap musician and rapper. Who rose to prominence in 2021 after the release of his “First Sermon,” and “Second Sermon” songs which he released in May 2021.
He became a mainstream artiste in March 2022 with his popular single “Kwaku the Traveller,” which was able to reach #1 on the Ghanaian and Nigerian Apple Music charts. He then released his first studio album titled “The Villain I Never Was” on the 5th of October 2022.
Black Sherif was born and raised in a Trenches town in the Ashanti Region of Ghana known as the Konongo-Zongo and turned out as one of Ghana’s biggest artists of this generation after winning the VGMA 2023 Artiste of the Year.
Black Sherif Biography: Full Name, Age, School, Net Worth, Awards, Parents, Siblings
Black Sherif Full Name:
Black Sherif is known by his private name, Mohammed Ishmail Sherif.
Black Sherif Age:
Black Sherif who was born on the 9th of January, 2002 is 21 years of age.
Black Sherif’s School:
He schooled at Konongo Zongo Islamic Basic School for elementary school and Pinamang Educational Complex for Junior high school. Black Sherif had his high school education at Kumasi Academy. He afterward got an admission to the University of Professional Studies (UPSA) but dropped out due to scheduling stress and later join the University of Ghana (Legon) as a distance student.
Black Sherif’s net worth:
Black Sherif has an estimated net worth of $6 million US Dollars.
Black Sherif’s Awards:
- 2022 Ghana Music Awards UK: Artiste of the Year
- 2023 Soundcity MVP Awards: Best Hip-Pop Song
- 2022 Ghana Music Awards: Best New Artiste and Best Hip Pop Song of the Year.
- 2022 3Music Awards: Hip-Hop Song of The Year, Breakthrough Act of The Year, Hip life/Hip-Hop Artiste of The Year, Song of the Year
- 2023 VGMA: Artist of The Year, Best Hiphop Song of the Year, and Best Collaboration of the Year.
Black Sherif’s Parents:
Black Sherif lived with his Grandmother since infancy after his parents moved to Greece.
Black Sherif’s siblings:
Black Sherif has two brothers. He is middle-born.