Video directors are unquestionably essential in the music and entertainment industries. Because a music video is a visual representation of a song, the roles of these music video directors cannot be overstated. This is the list of top Music Video Directors in Nigeria.
Here is a list of top 5 Music Video Directors in Nigeria:
1. TG Omori
Omori Jesam, the music video director, is also known as Boy Director. Omori was born in Cross-River State but raised in Agungi, Lagos State, from a middle-class family.
He began directing stage plays in his school and church when he was 15 years old. Omori began making videos at the age of 16, but began professionally at the age of 18, after graduating from the PEFTI Film Institute, making him one of Nigeria’s youngest professional filmmakers at the time.
The Boy Director lives a fashionable lifestyle as he’s always displaying his fashion sense with peculiar dressing on pictures he posts on Instagram.
He rose to prominence in 2019 as the brains behind the majority of the chart-topping music videos. Soapy and Am I A Yahoo Boy by Naira Marley, Totori by Olamide featuring Wizkid, Billionaire by Teni, Nobody by DJ Neptune featuring Mr Eazi and Joeboy, and others are among his most popular works.
In 2022, TG has dropped many masterpiece videos including Bugu by Kizz Daniel & Tekno, and Fireboy’s song, Bandana featuring Asake.
2. Dammy Twitch
Dammy Twitch is one of 2022’s most powerful players. Twitch collaborated with Simi on her Fela Kuti sampled hit song “Woman” in late 2021. In 2022, he continued his high-profile creativity by directing the video for Davido’s “Stand Strong” featuring The Samples, as well as Naira Marley’s “Montego Bay” video. Twitch was recently named to Forbes’ list of the 30 under 30.
3. Director K
In 2022, Director K has one of the largest and most diverse clienteles of any Nigerian music director. The talented music director has collaborated with African stars and brands. In 2022, some of his notable works include Black Sherif’s “Second Sermon,” which features Burna Boy. He also directed Ayra Starr’s “Beggie Beggie” video, Burna Boy and Wizkid’s “Balloon D’or,” Rema’s “Calm Down,” and other songs.
4. Kemz Art
Kemz is one of Nigeria’s most promising music video directors. Skiibii’s “Baddest Boy” remix with Davido is among his 2022 work. He also collaborated with Skiibii on the smash hit “Trenches.” Kemz’s brilliant camera angles and concepts place him among the best and make him one to watch in the future.
5. The Alien
Despite the fact that this filmmaker is a new video director, his work has been outstanding. He is a video director to watch in Nigeria, and believe me, the sky is just the beginning for him. So far in 2022, he’s collaborated with Kizz Daniel on the video for “Oshe” and BNXN(Buju) on the remix video for “Kilometre” with Zinoleesky.
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