The accolades keep pouring in for rapper Black Sherif after releasing the video for his hit song Kwaku The Traveller.
The latest celebrity to praise the Konongo rapper for his prowess is multiple Grammy Award winner, Timbaland.
Taking to Instagram, Timbaland shared a snippet of the video on his page, tagged Black Sherif, and added four fire emojis.
“This that vibe, (sic)” he wrote.
Black Sherif released the visuals for Kwaku The Traveller on the afternoon of Thursday, May 19. It was directed by renowned videographer David Nicole-Sey.
The video also captures Black Sherif’s message in the song about a youth’s struggle.
The video, since its release, has received many positive reviews from fans, music enthusiasts and social media users.
The moment black threw a fork down Lmaoo , that kwaku the traveller video is hard and clean #kwakuTheTraveller— Esosa the saucekid🦍 (@Mcpee_xr) May 19, 2022
The #kwakuTheTraveller though. I saw the trailer and was like ooh woowww!!— DHAMIE ON STARR FM (@OnlyDhamie_) May 19, 2022
Video drops then boom my wooooowww turns to awwwwww
Black Sherif is here to stay!👏 What is there not to LOVE about his songs, the dynamism and (somewhat) empowering declarations in them? The #KwakuTheTraveller video is🔥 The visuals and quality are epic! Still deciding where I stand when it comes to the concept though. #Notsure🤔 pic.twitter.com/3ifAwPyaYn— Asuoyeboah Jeff Bezos 🤓♊️ (@let_alpha_write) May 19, 2022
‘Kwaku The Traveller’ was officially released on April 15. Since its release, the song produced by Joker Nharnah has been on the apex of major music playlists across the various digital streaming platforms in the world.
It debuted at number 1 on Apple Music Top 100 Nigeria and Ghana, respectively.
The song was the number 1 most Shazam song in the world, #1 on Triller, #1 on Deezer, #1 on Boomplay Hot Trending 100, and also entered Spotify Viral 50 charts with #1 in Sweden, #5 in the UK, #10 on Spotify Global, #2 in Norway, #3 in Denmark, #6 in both Netherlands and Belgium, #9 in France among others.
Black Sherif garnered over 75 million audio streams with his smash hit single a month after its release.
This meteoric rise comes as no surprise to music lovers across the world.
The song is themed on a captivating story of a young man on a lifetime journey searching for greatness with a well-crafted storyline and amazing melodies.
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