3 Interesting Facts About Black Sherif That You Probably Do Not Know
25 July 2021
Photo source: Black Sherif/Instagram
By Naliaka Kitui
Buzzing rapper, Black Sherif has become one of the fastest-growing musicians in Ghana. His records First and Second Sermon has properly announced him to the Ghanaian music scene. Nevertheless, very little is known about the young artiste. Below is a list of three facts that many people do not know about Black Sherif.
1. Black Sherif is a teenager
He is a 19-year-old teenager who has blown people’s minds away with the lyrics of his hit songs 'Money' and 'Second Sermon.' The mature lyrics in his songs may create doubts about this fact. In one of his interviews with MzGee this year, Black Sherif revealed that he turned 19 in January 2021.
2. Black Sherif joined the music industry two years ago
Black Sherif started doing music two years ago after he completed his Senior High education. According to him, leaving Asante-Akyem Konongo Zongo to Accra was a good decision since it has been paying off big time. His hit song dubbed ‘Money’ that he released just a year ago has already garnered over 2million plays on Boomplay.
3. Black Sherif chose the streets as his inspiration
The young artiste confessed that he draws his inspiration from the streets. According to him, “There are a lot of inspiration and stories on the streets. Interesting stories that inspire you to write better songs. Inspire you emotionally and everything. There are a lot of stories on the streets. Most of the songs that I sing are from people that I connect with on the streets. People that I walk with, stories that they have been telling me like real-life stories and all.”