Black Sherif Biography; Real Name, Age, Education, Hometown, Genre, Relationship

Black Sherif Biography; Real Name, Age, Education, Hometown, Genre, RelationshipBlack Sherif, also called Blacko is a Ghanaian singer and songwriter who hails from Konongo within the Ashanti Region. Sherif goes deep into the trap music genre and also fuses it with rap and singing. Black’s real name is Mohammed Ismail Sherif. Blacko was born on the 9th of January 2002. He was raised in Konongo in the Ashanti Region. Blacko as he goes by the name happens to be good at dancing aside music.

Black Sherif is a fast-rising Ghanaian musician who rose to fame with his newly released freestyles namely “Road To The Tape – First Sermon and Second Sermon”.

Detailed information about Black Sherif‘s profile is provided below.

Date of Birth and Place of Birth

Mohammed Ismail Sherif (Black Sherif) was born on January 9th, 2002 in Konongo (Ashanti Region).


Blacko is now 19 years old – (2021)


Black Sherif finished his primary and secondary school in Konogo, Ashanti Region. He attended secondary school education at Kumasi Academy and completed it in 2019.

Currently, Mohammed Ismail Sherif is studying Marketing as a first-year student at the University of Professional Studies (UPSA).


Popularly known as Blacko, the young star began his early career as a dancer and later had to switch to music while in secondary school.

In 2019, Black Sherif came out with “Cry For Me”, Blacko really made a name in 2020 thanks to the success of his hit song dubbed “Money”.

In 2021, Blacko posted a viral freestyle video (First Sermon) on his Twitter page – the video caught the attention of music producer Hammer, Sarkodie, and several Ghanaian musicians and industry players.

Days after the freestyle went viral, Black Sherif was hanging out with Sarkodie, a rapper, and CEO of Sarkcess music.


  • Cry for me
  • Ade Akye
  • Destiny
  • First Sermon
  • Second Sermon
  • Paper
  • Money Remix
  • Money
  • Mariana


Black Sherif is about to release his first-ever studio album however, he has announced an upcoming Extended Play (EP). The First and Second Sermon songs are some of the tracks off his yet-to-be-released EP. Music lovers are really anticipating his Tape.

Social Media

Black Sherif has over 273k followers on Facebook currently

  • Facebook Handle – Black Sherif
  • Instagram Handle – Blacko
  • Twitter Handle – Blacksherif
  • Youtube – Black Sherif Music

Personal Life

Black Sherif is nineteen years old. He is not signed to any music label or record label yet.

Living within the streets of Konongo in the Ashanti Region, helped shape the type of music Sherif created. He decided to do trap music so as to express the challenges he and other young boys of his age group face in their lives.

He is among the leading voices within the trap musical scene in Ghana and it’s been speculated that he will achieve more success in the coming years. Blacko speaks English, Pidgin, and Twi fluently.

Sherif isn’t married and has flaunted no girlfriend.


He is now building a brand and fan base as an up-and-coming musician.

Black Sheriff hails from the Ashanti Region of Ghana, Konongo where he was born and raised. All the way from Konongo “Zongo” to the globe, in fact, he is blessed for real.

Blacko is turning out to be the best Kumerican artiste ever to be produced after releasing his The First and Second Sermon tapes


Black Sherif’s net worth isn’t yet known