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Watch Davido, Django23 and Big Narstie's New Music Video for 'Control'

The Nigerian Afropop singer joins the popular UK musicians for a visual with mellow beach vibes.

The unstoppable Davido teamed up with UK rapper Big Narstie and promoter-turned-artist Django23 for a laid-back music video. The visual, which is directed by the talented Twitch, has numerous scenes which mirror the equally mellow nature of "Control".


Opening shots of the beach and calm, rolling waves kickoff this visual. Davido, Big Narstie and Django23 then appear on the balconies of their respective suites and put on what seem to be virtual reality glasses—transporting them to a reality within their control.

Whilst we wouldn't describe the music video itself as being out of this world, it doesn't have to be. It's meant to be a relaxed and crisp visual that plainly depicts what the trio are rapping and singing about: an extravagant lifestyle complete with the expensive jewels, mansion and beautiful women.

What's definitely noteworthy is Davido's ability to seamlessly adjust his sound when collaborating with artists of different genres. The seasoned musician really comes through and honestly, brings this video together with his catchy verse and smooth moves.


Watch the music video for "Control" below:

Django23 x Davido x Big Narstie - Control [Music Video] | GRM Daily www.youtube.com

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Interview: Wavy The Creator Is Ready to See You Now

The multidisciplinary Nigerian-American artist on tapping into all her creative outlets, creating interesting things, releasing a new single and life during quarantine.

A trip canceled, plans interrupted, projects stalled. It is six months now since Wavy the Creator has had to make a stop at an undisclosed location to go into quarantine and get away from the eye of the pandemic.

The professional recording artist, photographer, writer, fashion artist, designer, and evolving creative has been spending all of this time in a house occupied by other creatives. This situation is ideal. At least for an artist like Wavy who is always in a rapid motion of creating and bringing interesting things to life. The energy around the house is robust enough to tap from and infuse into any of her numerous creative outlets. Sometimes, they also inspire trips into new creative territories. Most recently, for Wavy, are self-taught lessons on a bass guitar.

Wavy's days in this house are not without a pattern, of course. But some of the rituals and personal rules she drew up for herself, like many of us did for internal direction, at the beginning of the pandemic have been rewritten, adjusted, and sometimes ditched altogether. Some days start early and end late. Some find her at her sewing machine fixing up thrift clothes to fit her taste, a skill she picked up to earn extra cash while in college, others find her hard at work in the studio, writing or recording music.

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