Shocking Nigerian music videos: Music videos are mediums for artistes to showcase their looks, dance steps and tell a story of their songs. In the Nigerian music landscape, it has grown beyond that into a medium for display of gangsterism, sex and violence. Our videos have become bad deal for our impressionable youths who tend to copy most of what they see on TV and the internet.
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And the Nigerian cinematographers are pushing the limits and becoming more expressive in their shots.
These days, caution has been thrown into the wind and their new form of entertainment is display of boobs, butt or bust cleavage, naked laps and other subtle erotic parts of the body. Studies have shown a connection between music videos and violent behavior of adolescents.The study also shows a relationship between the imagery displayed in videos and inappropriate sexual behaviours. In no particular order, Kehinde Ajose of Vanguard chronicles 10 Nigerian music videos that will send shock waves down your spine.
Reminisce –Skilashi 2015
Just like his previous sensual video, Tesojue, Reminisce continues to push the limits as far as releasing shocking videos is concerned.The Alaga Ibile crooner makes use of vulgar lyrics and obscene images in this video.The visuals are filled with different scenes where the video vixens can be seen dancing provocatively and occasionally revealing their bums.
In other words, this video falls into the category of a soft porn. Lately,Reminisce has been releasing sexually charged videos without thinking of the harmful effects it will have on the younger generation. The video is directed by Frizzle and Bizzle Films.