Ghanaian young songwriter and singer popularly known as Black Sherif has had his latest and chart topping single ‘Kweku The Traveller’ played at pregame of the NBA game between Dallas Mavericks and Portland Trail Blazers.The game was played on the midnight of Saturday 9 April 2022.
The young musician has seen massive reactions and positive reception since the release of the single.The audio slide on YouTube has garnered over a million views in just a week after its release and is the most shazamed song globally.The song is also charting number 1 on Apple Music in over 36 countries.
The Young Ghanaian act will boast of this feat as the second time his song is being played at an NBA game.The first time was when his Second sermon remix with Burnaboy was also given same attentions.
Black Sherif hails from Konongo and rose to fame through social media with his single First sermon.The young promising act who has received massive support locally and internationally has released many hits since then .Amongst his biggest songs are first sermon,second sermon ,gold digga and kweku the Traveller.
African music penetrating the global market was a hurdle until recently.The global market has become receptive to artists and sounds from Africa with musician like Wizkid,Davido,Shatta Wale ,Sarkodie,Burnaboy and Stonebwoy including others leading the front.
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Kwaku the traveller by black sherif being played at the NBA Game this dawn . We really dey travel 🧳 ❤️💯 pic.twitter.com/f0YoG97mbt
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