A music project is not complete until the visual story of the song is told. Many a times, we become 100% in love with a song when we see the video.
Talking about music video directing in Nigeria, Clearance Peters, Unlimited LA and Moe Musa are names that consciously or unconsciously pops up in the minds of many. This is because these trio have registered their names as top notch music video directors, having directed tons of Nigeria music videos equal to or above international standard.
Music videos with end caption “Clearance Shot it” are all productions of Clarence Abiodun Peters popularly known as clearance peters. He is one of the most sought after music video directors in Nigeria because of the high level of creativity exhibited in many of his works.
Clearance peters shot Baby Boy by Falz, Wizkid Ojuelegba, P-Square – Away, Falz – Wehdone Sir, Skuki – Pass The Agbara and many more. He has worked with virtually all the A list artistes in Nigeria’s music industry.
Meanwhile, the CEO Msayc Productions, Buari Olalekan Oluwasegun popularly known as unlimited LA is another super creative music video director. He shot his first music video in 2009 and afterwards he has been on the radar producing mind-blowing music videos for big artistes in the industry.
Some of his recent works are; Lil Kesh – No Fake Love, Martins – Ring The Bell, Maleek Berry – 4 Me among others. He has directed videos for artists like Tillaman, Praiz, Olamide, Sean Tizzle, 9ice and a host of others.
However, it will be unfair not to mention Muhammed Musa popularly known as Moe Musa when talking about music video directing and productions in Nigeria. Despite being based in the UK many big artistes and record companies in Nigeria have overtime found him worthy as a director of their music video projects.
As a graduate of media technology Thames Valley University, United Kingdom, Moe Musa has directed a whole lot of top rated music videos across Africa. He has directed videos for almost all the big names in the Nigerian music industry and beyond as he has also directed videos for Ghana’s Fuse ODG, R2Bees and many more.
He directed Olamide’s Letter To Milli, Aye Mi by Skiibii, Korede Bello Ft. Tiwa Savage – Romantic, Olamide feat. Davolee Pepper Dem Gang and many others.
Meanwhile, in the quest to make Nigeria music videos compete strongly in Africa and the world over, the efforts of Nigerian music video directors like Clarence peters, Unlimited LA and Moe Musa cannot be underestimated.
Having seen many of their music video works in the past and their most recent works, Who Among The Trio Do You Think Is The Best Nigerian Music Video Director Ever?