He started to discover his inspiration for music when his mother persuaded him to join their local church choir. He learned how to play the drums and grew up writing poems.
He later turned his act of poetry into rap by developing his poems into lyrics and rapping over the beat. He performed at local bars and open mics events all over his neighborhood in Harlem.
In 2015, he decided to move to California to pursue further his musical career. "Dear Life" (2017) is first underground hiphop released EP on all major streaming sites.
Sharif Hassan delivers a kind of Hip-Hop style that is greatly grounded on Jazz.
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