Black Sherif Biography, Songs, Country, Networth and Interesting Facts

Black Sherif

Mohammed Ismail Sherif Kweku Frimpong, better known by his stage name Black Sherif, is a Ghanaian musician and performer from Konongo, Ghana. Born on January 9, 2002, He is best known for his song Second Sermon, and his most recent single, Kwaku The Traveller, is currently at number one on the Ghanaian and Nigerian Apple music charts, as well as the Ghanaian and Nigerian iTunes music charts.

Black Sherif’s Biography 


Mohammed Ismail Sherif Kweku Frimpong

Date of Birth (Age):

9th January, 2002 (20 Years)




Drill Music, Rap, Hip Pop


Musician, Rapper


Konongo, Ghana

Country (Nationality) 

Ghana (Ghanaian)




Auntie Marie


$50 000 (on estimate)


Born in the Ghanaian town of Konongo, which is located in the Ashanti Region, Black Sherif completed Senior High School (SHS) at Kumasi Academy and is currently enrolled as a student at the University of Professional Studies (UPSA).

Blacko’s Career

The young singer began his professional career as a dancer before deciding to pursue a career in music while still in Senior High School.


In 2019, he released the single Cry For Me, but it was the popularity of his smash song Money in 2020 that cemented his place as a household figure.

After posting a viral freestyle on his Twitter page in 2021, Black Sherif gained the attention of music producers Hammer and Sarkodie, as well as other Ghanaian singers and industry players.

Is Sad Boy Ghanaian or Nigerian?

Blacko is a Ghanaian musician who resides in Ghana. He was born and raised in Konongo, a city in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. He had his Senior High education in Ghana and he is currently enrolled in a tertiary institution in Ghana alongside his music career.

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Other Popular Names

  • Kweku Frimpong
  • Blacko Sherif
  • Killa Blacko
  • Sad Boy Blacko
  • Blacko

Black Sherif Songs

Here are some notable songs released by the sensational artist:

  • Cry For Me
  • Money
  • Money Remix ft AMG Armani & Tulenkey
  • Destiny
  • Ade Akye
  • Ankonam
  • First Sermon
  • Second Sermon
  • Amerado – Abotr3 (Patience) [feature]
  • Second Sermon Remix ft Burna Boy
  • Gold Digga ft Samsney
  • Always – Darkoo [Feature]
  • Kwaku The Traveller

Does Black Sherif Have an Album?

He currently released his Debut album “The Villain I Never Was” which has gained massive views on all streaming platforms.

The songs on “The Villain I Never Was” include:

  • Soja
  • Kwaku the Traveller
  • Second Sermon
  • Wasteman
  • We up
  • Konongo Zongo
  • Sad boys don’t fold
  • Oil in my head
  • Don’t forget me
  • Oh Paradise
  • The homeless song
  • Prey da youngsta
  • Toxic young city
  • 45

Who is Kwaku Frimpong’s Girlfriend? Is he in a relationship?

According to most of the interviews he has provided thus far, Black Sherif has stated that he does not have a Girlfriend.

Killa Blacko claims that he is wedded to his craft (music) and that he wishes to keep that ‘relationship’ going for the time being.

In certain interviews, the fast rising act has stated that life is hard and he is a street boy who has nothing. He has stated that he wants to avoid any possible stress from ladies or relationships so he is focused on his career for now.

However, he recorded a tribute to a late girlfriend called Clementina to whom he cherished a lot before she passed away. The song titled “oh Paradise” made waves on all platforms and sparked emotions.

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Awards and Achievements

  • Black Sherif was named artiste of the year at the recent 2021 edition of the Emerging Music Awards, which took place in Los Angeles (EMA). He got awarded over thirteen (13) other nominees to take home the trophy at the Kusstar Entertainment Awards Ceremony, which took place on Saturday, September 25 at the Accra City Hotel.
  • Black Sherif has also received a plaque by Boomplay in recognition of his song ‘Second Sermon’ having earned over two million streams on the music streaming site.
  • He is first Ghanaian to ever reach the top or Number 1 of the Nigerian charts.
  • In the 2023 VGMA awards, Blacko bagged five awards. He won the following awards:
    • Artist of the Year
    • Hip-Hop Song of the Year
    • Best Video of the Year
    • Best Collaboration of the Year
    • Most Popular Song of the Year

Who are His Parents?

Mr Frimpong, an Asante Muslim convert, and a  Muslim mother Ante Marie (or Ante Mariama), who both live in abroad (Greece), are the parents of Killa Blacko.

Black Sherif Networth

Since he is a young rising artist, his Networth is not certain. However, with reference to the rough estimate of income from his music and ambassadorial deals, Black Sherif’s net worth, is estimated at $50,000.

Killer Blacko’s Social Media Handles

Kweku Frimpong has the following as his social media handles:


Black sheriff was sued on April 11, 2022, for alleged breach of contract. In the complaint, it is alleged that Black Sherif disregarded his investor after he made an investment in his professional career. In yet another instance, the rising musician is accused of signing a distribution arrangement with Empire Music without the consent of his investor, despite the fact that the two of them were reportedly under a business management agreement with each other. Shadrach Agyei Owusu, the CEO of Waynes Chavis Consult, who is Black Sherif’s investor, is requesting that the court order him not to perform at events without his permission.

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The sensational act has was initially called on or dragged by parents of Clementina, his late girlfriend for recording a tribute about her. This sparked a whole lot of controversy on social media and got many involved. At the end, some of the family members came out to apologize. Blacko was also applauded by many for remembering a loved one although she died years ago.

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