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Okayafrica's Top 12 Music Videos of 2012

We round up 2012's top African music videos featuring selections from Mirel Wagner, The Very Best, Petite Noir, and more!


In the last year, there were some great African music videos. 2012 saw no shortage of captivating and inventive visuals to accompany releases from this year's rising newcomers and returning established acts. With our 12 Top African Music Videos of 2012 list we highlight our choice picks from a fruitful year featuring selections from Mirel Wagner, The Very Best, Solange, Sinkane and more. Click through to see them all, listed in no particular order.

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1. LV x Okmalumkoolkat "Sebenza." Directed by Chris Saunders.

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