Nigeria’s King of Soul, Timi Dakolo teams up with awarding winning director Clarence Peter to deliver the official video for his hit song “Iyawo Mi” off his upcoming Album Love and Consequences.
The 1970s inspired video was shot in Ogun State, Nigeria with a vintage Mercedes car, time appropriate costumes, makeup and other props.
The video shows the journey of a newlywed couple; played by Timi Dakolo and his wife, Busola through good and difficult times.
“I’m really proud of this video,” says Timi Dakolo. “I have always wanted to do a vintage video that was fun and features my wife.”Iyawo Mi” was inspired by her so it was just right that she played a part in it. We had an awesome time.”
Nigeria’s King of Soul; Timi Dakolo has released the fan video for ‘Iyawo Mi’ presenting other men with a chance to give a gift to their special women.
Following the announcement in March 2014, fans of the artiste willing to be part of the love letter sent photos of their wives or fiancées to be included in the montage video using the lovers hit ‘Iyawo Mi’.
The fan video serves as countdown to the release of the video for the song shot by ace producer and director; Clarence Peters.
Nigeria’s king of soul; Timi Dakolo will be sharing on his life, career, musical journey at the 2nd edition of Live Your Dreams Africa scheduled for Saturday April 26, 2014 at the Incubator, opposite City of David Church Road, Victoria Island, Lagos.
“Being able to share my story amongst people that I truly admire is such a dream come true. I’m hopeful participants will learn something from my story about working hard towards achieving their dreams. I always believe that it is never impossible to achieve your dreams,” said Dakolo.
Nigeria’s king of soul; Timi Dakolo is billed to headline One Nite: Live and Unplugged at the Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island on Saturday March 29, 2014 by 9pm.
One Nite: Live and plugged is a monthly music concert series produced by NMO management giving music lovers the opportunity to watch their favourite musical acts perform with a live band in a beautiful and serene ambiance.
“I say there is nothing more beautiful than live music and an amazing ambiance. I love good music and I promise to deliver nothing less than that to my guests on Saturday.”
The event which will be hosted by Omalicha of Rhythm FM; will have the artiste perform several hit songs off his debut album ‘Beautiful Noise’ like So Beautiful, Woman I Love as well as his recent hit; ‘Iyawo Mi’ amongst others.