Straight to the visuals…We bring you a selection of best 10 music videos we saw in 2016.
Well be aware that we only had to pick just 10, out of a bunch of videos. The selection below is motivated by the perfect story-telling, brilliant directing and eye-catching visuals. Before we share the list, have to applaud AmbitiouZ Entertainment’s Uncle Scrooch (Ofentse Mwase) who took over for 2016, producing brilliant work.
Well here are the Top 10 Best Music Videos of 2016:
eMTee – We Up
The music video, presented by Uncle Scrooch (Ofentse Mwase) ; captures eMTee’s struggle on the come up when he was selling his music on the streets and ultimately his breathtaking and stunning success. The concept and story-telling is just simple , but so relevant.
Mi Casa X Eddy Kenzo Movie Star
Talk about the groovy and authentic visuals. This music video presents colorful and happy mood with Mi Casa and Eddy getting jolly with this girl who’s a movie star. The concept , location and vibe make this video a winner.
AKA – One Time
Damm, on this one AKA released a cinematic music video for his 2016 groove classic jam ‘One Time.’ Sampled from 1980 Future’s Party Weekend, the jam will be part of his upcoming album. Well-directed and clean visuals, the video shot by Studio Space Pictures at a classy mansion shows the luxury lifestyle of blessers, beautiful ladies and the good life. Special appearances we noticed on the video includes; SA actor; Mpumelelo Bhulose, Da Les, Yanga, Don Design, Bigstar Johnson, Tresor , the famously dazzling Nicole Nyaba and well known blesser; Sergio Cabonge.
The bold look and classic presentation on this music video makes it a winner.
DJ Citi Lyts – Vura Ft Sjava & Saudi
The video’s concept shows Sjava and Saudi driving around eKasi in a Vura (meaning VW VR6) accompanied by a hot lady, then later in the evening it all turns into a party. Special appearances on the video includes; Emtee, Miss Pru DJ, A-Reece and more. This is of course another presentation by Uncle Scrooch (Ofentse Mwase).
Kucheza – Mafikizolo
Simple , but yet creative, The music video shows a vibey caribbean party with special appearances by Tbo Touch, Nadia Nakai and Vuyo Dabula. The concept is a simple tropical party with eye-catching scenes.
Sjava – Ek’seni
Another presentation by Uncle Scrooch (Ofentse Mwase), on this video the story-telling is what will capture your attention. Giving it a 80s theme, the video tells a story of a family that nearly got broken after the husband was wrongfully arrested. Talk about a killer concept for such a love jam.
B3nchMarQ – All On Me
Talk about a well orchestrated and brilliantly conceptualized music video. This is another presentation by Unclescrooch (Ofentse Mwase Films) who delivers house party scenes, good vibes with B3nchMarQ boys; Tkay and PJay hosting a bunch of ladies who makes the party just lit.
There’s no way we cannot mention the crazy visuals on the video which will remind you of the most talked about #maniquechallenge….But this is certainly on another level. The boys did make it clear though, that they ‘didn’t compare it to the #MannequinChallenge.’
uSanele – Amabhodlela
Amabhodlela is one of the best music videos …This well-directed music video presents clean, colourful and cinematic visuals with appearances by Riky Rick, Mkay Frash, Okmalumkoolkat and more cooked by Director Kit and TTT Productions.
Euphonik – Don’t Wanna Be (Your Friend) ft. Mi Casa
Euphonik decided to take us back to the 80s/90s on this one. The video is simple , but you cannot ignore the summer vibe and concept presented on this video. Props to the director and theme chosen for this jam.
A-reece – Mgani
As one of his biggest records to date, the youngstar decided to bring on Natasha Thahane on the music video as a lead role.
The video tells a story of a fella who’s thankful to his bae for sticking with him through it all and creating great moments/memories together. On the video Natasha stars as A-REECE’s partner in crime. Big ups to RB Films for such a solid presentation.