Black Sherif To Perform at the 2023 Pharrell Williams’ Something in the Water music festival
Ghanaian rapper Mohammed Ismail Sherif Kwaku Frimpong with the stage name Black Sherif is honoured to be the only Ghanaian to perform at this year’s Pharrell Williams’ Something in the Water music festival scheduled for April 28-30, 2023 in Washington, D.C.
The organizers of the annual festival announced the program line-up on Wednesday, March 15, 2023.
The other rap artists aside from Black Sherif to perform at the festival include Lil Wayne, Clipse, and Wu-Tang Clan, soul and disco icons Grace Jones and Chic, to folk and country stars Mumford & Sons and Maren Morris.
Mumford & Sons, Yendry, Wu-Tang Clan, Flo Milli, Kehlani, Ayra Starr, and others will also perform at the Virginia Beach festival.
It’s almost a completely different mix of performers compared to the 2022 festival held in Washington, D.C., with the exception of rapper Lil Uzi Vert. Pusha T (a member of Clipse) and producer/DJ Kaytranada who were at the original festival in 2019 at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.
Here’s the lineup that was released just before 11 a.m. Wednesday.
See you in Virginia Beach April 28-30 @sitw #SITWfest https://t.co/KAPM6gO7x1 pic.twitter.com/FM4K7dmQ7C
— Pharrell Williams (@Pharrell) March 15, 2023
According to the organizers, this year’s festival will also include the return of the Pop Up Church service at the Oceanfront. The lineup for that event is expected to be announced soon. Pharrell also shared more details about other events for the community, including free events at Mount Trashmore ahead of the festival on April 14.
The organizers have also made the tickets for the 2023 Pharrell Williams’ Something in the Water music festival available online and have promised to stream it live as well for everyone to monitor.