There has been a constant increase of Music videos and Music video Directors in recent years in Cameroon. Cameroonian Music Directors have contributed greatly to the success of cameroonian music, Their creativity have made Cameroonian Music videos to be able to compete favorably with foreign videos as well as gain more airplay on international music TVs such as Trace Africa, Trace Urban, DBM, BBlack and MTV Base. Here are the top 5 music video directors who have blessed us with tasteful and creative visuals for some of our favorite songs.
- Dr NKENG STEPHENS
Dr Nkeng who is the founder and CEO of Cameroon Phase of Entertainment is probably the best and most sought after music video Director we have in Cameroon at this time, the amount of work and creativity he puts in his videos is something that cannot be undermined. He has directed the music videos of some of the biggest songs making waves in Cameroon. Dr Nkeng has directed the video for songs like Calee by Daphne, Mimbayeur by Blanche Bailly Ft Minks, Kemayo by Mr Leo, Toi et Moi by salatiel just to mention a few. He has equally directed short films such as Ceasar, Oblivion and Amigo amongst others. Nkeng has a way of making every unpopular songs very popular with the way he tells the story with his video and for a man with such talent his price tag is definitely not chicken change. subscribe to his you tube channel to see some of his amazing works.
2. NS PICTURES
NS Pictures is an Audio-visual production company made up of young and extremely talented people. The company has been existing for a couple of years and has directed some of the most amazing music videos we have in Cameroon. NS pictures has directed the videos of hits songs such as Wule Bang Bang and All VIP by Magasco, Margo, Sawa Romance and Ndutu by Locko, Arretez by Pit Bacardi just to mention a few. The amount of creativity they bring to music videos makes them one of the most sought after music videos directors
3. MR ADRENALINE
Obenson Christophe popularly known as Na Adrenaline Directam, is a master when it comes to bringing life to music videos, he has worked with some of the best artist Cameroon can offer. He did the video for songs like DJ Play Ma Song by Montess Ft Stanley Enow, Stop by Mani Bella, welcome for Kwata by Askia ft Skidi boy amongst others. Adrenaline was nominated as best music video director at the 2016 AFrimma Awards along side big names in the African music scene. He is one video director all artist will love to with with.
4. SHAMAK ALLHARAMADJI
It can be said that shamak revolutionarise Cameroon urban music with the video for Stanley Enow’s breakthrough hit Hien Pere, since then he has gone ahead to direct the video for Njama Njama Cow and Tumbu Tumbu by stanley Enow and I Get Nkong by Rap Thug. Although Shamak has been missing for quite some time now, he has just been nominated in the Best Music Director category at the Afrimma to take place in the United states in october. we wish him all the best and hopes he brings home the award.
5. ADAH AKENJI
Adah Akenji is one of the biggest names we have in the Cameroon Music industry. Apart from being an outstanding music video director, he is a songwriter, a singer and a producer. he has worked with some of the biggest artists in Cameroon both as an artist and as a director. he has directed videos such as Kabo Ngondo and Bad things by Tenor, Mani Money by Mani bella amongst others. Adah charges a good fee for his work and delivers to the satisfaction of his clients. He just recently released his new single Alima and cant wait to see more of his videos.
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