Black Sherif Biography, Age, Wiki, Career, Family, Net Worth, Instagram & Twitter

Mohammed Ismail Sherif popularly known as Black Sheriff or Blacko is a Ghanaian rapper, songwriter, singer, performer, and producer.

The up-and-coming artist was the first noticed with his freestyle “Road To The Tape – 1st Sermon”.

This article contains information about the biography, songs, real name, age, education, family, girlfriend, net worth, social media etc. of the black sheriff.


Black Sherif, real name Mohammad Ismail Sherif, is a Ghanaian hip-hop musician, songwriter, and artist.

He hails from the Ashanti region of Ghana, Konongo “Zongo”, where his parents gave birth to and raised him.

Black Sherif becomes the biggest Kumerica artist ever produced after releasing his first and second hit sermon.


Ghanaian artist Black Sheriff’s years have become a topic of conversation since he rose to fame.

Black Sheriff turns 20 (2022) though fans and music lovers find it hard to believe as he looks older than his age.


Black Sherif Blacko, as he is popularly known, attended primary and secondary education in Konogo, Ashanti region.

He had his high school education at Kumasi Academy and completed it in 2019 before entering the entertainment industry full time.

However, his passion for music did not prevent him from going to university. Black Sherif is currently a freshman at the University of Professional Studies (UPSA) majoring in Marketing.


Born to Muslim convert Asante’s father, Mr. Frimpong, and Muslim mother, Ante Marie (or Ante Mariam).

Both parents live abroad, but often visit Ghana to see the Black Sheriff and his brothers.


The fast-growing artist Black Sherif began his musical career as a dancer, but then transitioned into music in high school.

In 2019, Black Sherif released their debut song titled “Cry For Me”, but the song was not a hit.

However, he got his first hit song of 2020 thanks to the single “Money”. Later in 2021, the Black Sheriff posted a viral freestyle on his Twitter page.

After the freestyle went viral, the release caught the attention of music producer Hammer, Sarkodie, and various Ghanaian musicians and artists.

Days after the freestyle went viral, Black Sherif was seen hanging out with rap heavyweight and music Sarkcess executive, Sarkodie.

In 20202 Blacko released his “Kwaku The Traveler” which became a hit song. The single became the first song from Ghana to take 1st place on the Nigerian music charts.

black sherif


  •  Money
  • Ankonam
  • Ade Akye
  • Destination
  • Cry for me
  • Scope
  • 1st sermon
  • Second sermon featuring Burna Boy (2021)
  • Kwaku the Traveller (2022)


Black Sheriff has yet to release their debut studio album, but they have announced an upcoming EP.

According to him, his singles “The 1st and 2nd Sermon” and “Kwaku The Traveler” are among the songs on the upcoming EP.


In most of the interviews Blacko gives, he says he doesn’t have a girlfriend and is focused on his music.


The net worth of the black sheriff is estimated to be $300,000 from music, ambassador deals, and business.


Follow Black Sheriff on Instagram and Twitter @blacksherif_.

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