Music video direction is an artform not many can grasp. The art of condensing storytelling, beauty, and filmmaking into a 3-4 minute art piece is a talent that is incredible, to say the least. TG Omori is among the very few who are doing it so well.
ThankGod Omori is a Nigerian music director who has carved a name for himself in the gradually globalising afrobeats scene. His audacious videos use conceptualism and multiplicity to reimagine pop art with a Nigerian essence.
The twenty-something-year-old shot to popularity after capturing Naira Marley’s Yahoo Boy in 2019 and hasn’t slowed down.
Here are ten of our favourite Videos directed by TG Omori.
FIREBOY DML FT ASAKE – BANDANA
ASAKE FT BURNA BOY – SUNGBA (REMIX)
JOEBOY – CALL
KIZZ DANIEL FT TEKNO – BUGA
BLAQBONEZ FT AMAARAE – BLING
TENI – BILLIONAIRE
MAYORKUN FT VICTONY – HOLY FATHER
REMA – ARE YOU THERE?
ASAKE – TERMINATOR