Black Sherif Makes History with 100M Streams on Boomplay
Black Sherif, a rising artist from Ghana, has amassed 100 million plays on Boomplay, the continent’s largest music streaming and download service.
After an incredible run over the last year, the “Kwaku the Traveller” crooner is now the first Ghanaian artist to cross the 100M streaming barrier on Boomplay.
Black Sherif enters the Boomplay Golden Club with this accomplishment, joining artists like, Starboy Wizkid, Davido, Burna Boy, Fireboy, Joeboy, Omah Lay, & Kizz Daniel on the list of musicians which have already reached and exceeded the 100M views threshold.
Blacko stated on his social media platform that “It means a lot to me to be the first Ghanaian artist to reach 100 million streams on Boomplay in such a short amount of time.
This makes me realize that I can do anything as long as I embrace it and courage to work on it.
As a small child from Konongo, I just had a passion and a vocal. Huge gratitude to the Boomplay crew for having me on since the beginning, Black Sherif said.
Named Mohammed Ismail Shariff, the outstanding 20-year-old artist’s 2019-2020 releases of “Money,” “Cry For Me,” and “Destiny” helped him earn some internet notoriety.
Afterwards, he released “Money (remix),” “Adea Kye,” and “Ankonam,” which generated a ton of excitement on Boomplay in many different nations.
Around 2021, Black Sherif issued his “First Sermon” and “Second Sermon,” which made headlines and catapulted him into the public eye. (Read also: CHECK OUT THE NEW SENSATIONAL UPCOMING ARTIST).
Blacko expanded musical audience outside of Ghana thanks to a remix of his “Second Sermon” with the African giant Burna Boy.
Thus, Blacko appeared as Ghana’s 2nd greatest streamed artist of 2021, & his tracks “First Sermon” and “Second Sermon” have been the only and second most streamed tracks of 2021 in Ghana, all through Boomplay’s Review 2021, that showcases statistics and perspectives of songs and involvement on the Boomplay forum.
Black Sherif, musician protagonist of this tale of dazzling constellations, wound up taking home 4 prizes at the March 2022 Boomplay Breakthrough Newcomer of the Year 2022 3Music Awards.
He premiered a made to achieve of his most recent hit, “Kwaku the Traveller,” simultaneously occasion.
That track catapulted him to African prominence & reached the top of the rankings on Boomplay in all Ghana and Nigeria.
With Boomplay, it will have approximately 40 million plays thus far.
Black Sherif trip unfolds, and Blacko is undoubtedly a hero.