Ghanaian superstar, Black Sherif, is set to drop the highly anticipated music video for his hit single “Oh Paradise” on July 6. Directed by David Nicol-Sey, the visuals promise to captivate audiences and tell a compelling story of love and its complexities.
The video serves as the culmination of Black Sherif’s remarkable success following the release of his debut album, “The Villain I Never Was,” in October of last year. The album solidified his position as one of Africa’s most influential creative voices, and he has since become the most streamed Ghanaian artist of the year on Spotify and the most streamed artist of the year on Boomplay, a popular African streaming platform, with billions of digital streams across all platforms.
In addition to his musical achievements, Black Sherif has embarked on a global tour, performing at prestigious events and venues. He has wowed audiences at Pharrell Williams’ “Something in the Water Festival” in Virginia, Afro Nation in Miami, and his own sold-out headline concerts at Palladium Times Square in New York City and The Masquerade in Atlanta.
Currently on the European leg of his tour, Black Sherif has already graced stages at the Couleur Cafe Festival in Belgium, Afronation Portugal, and Summer Jam in Germany. He is scheduled to perform at Openair Frauenfeld in Switzerland and Wireless Festival in the UK.
The 21-year-old star’s meteoric rise reached new heights when he was awarded “Artiste of the Year” at the 2023 VGMA’s, the most prestigious accolade at the Ghanaian music awards. This recognition further cements Black Sherif’s status as a trailblazing artist with a promising future.
With the release of the “Oh Paradise” visuals, Black Sherif continues to captivate audiences with his unique blend of storytelling and musical prowess. Fans eagerly await the unveiling of this cinematic masterpiece, eager to immerse themselves in the world of Black Sherif’s artistry once again.