Black Sherif – The Villain I Never Was Lyrics & Tracklist

English 1.2K October 6, 2022

"The Villain I Never Was" is the debut album by the rising Ghanaian music star, Black Sherif. Which was released on 6th October 2022 through his own label Blacko Management and Empire. The album is a celebration of the African music culture and is a perfect representation of Black Sherif's unique blend of traditional Ghanaian rhythms with contemporary music.

"The Villain I Never Was" comprises 14 tracks and is a testimony to Black Sherif's remarkable talent as a songwriter and performer. The album's title is a reference to his journey in the music industry, where he had to overcome numerous obstacles to become the star that he is today. The tracks on the album reflect on the struggles he faced, the people who inspired him, and his personal growth as a musician.

The album was supported by five singles, including "Soja," "Kwaku the Traveller," a remix of the single "Second Sermon" featuring Nigerian superstar Burna Boy, "45," and "Konongo Zongo." These singles received an overwhelming response from fans across Africa, and the music videos for these singles have garnered millions of views on YouTube.

The album's success was not limited to Africa alone, as it debuted at #12 on the Billboard World Albums Chart, making Black Sherif one of the few Ghanaian musicians to achieve this feat. The album has a runtime of 40 minutes, and each track offers a unique musical experience that keeps the listener engaged from start to finish.

Overall, "The Villain I Never Was" is a testament to Black Sherif's talent and hard work, and it is a must-listen for anyone who appreciates good music. The album's fusion of traditional and contemporary music styles, along with Black Sherif's introspective lyrics, make it a standout debut album that is sure to leave a lasting impression on the music industry. Below you can find a to z all track details, with lyrics and videos.

The Villain I Never Was album Cover

The Villain I Never Was album cover

Cast & Crew

  • Artist/Band
  • Featuring
  • Release Date
  • October 6, 2022
  • Producer(s)
  • Ghanaian Stallion & Joker nharnah
  • Writer(s)
  • Black Sherif & Burna Boy