Now accompanied by a cutting-edge video, Gibrilville’s hit song has swept across the United States and Ghana capturing the vitality and diversity of Afrobeat music.
Rarely does an artist come forward to define a musical genre or a generation whose music is cherished for decades to come. It is even rarer for an artist to play a decisive role in the globalization of an entire genre. African artist Gibrilville is that artist in a million who captivates global audiences with his unique and uplifting sound. Gibrilville and Foreign Exchange Records are proud to announce the release of the music video for his hit song Dididaada.
Gibrilville has long been considered a pioneer of Afrobeat music, spreading a message of African consciousness and the need for African solidarity across the world. His hit song Dididaada attracted hundreds of thousands of Spotify listeners from various countries, and after much anticipation, it is now accompanied by an industry-leading video.
Dididaada was written in collaboration with fellow Ghanaian-Romanian musician Wanlov the Kubolor, and produced by Nigerian producer Jaysynth. The track positions itself as a love letter to Gibrilville’s Ghanaian roots, declaring “Ghana Dididaada” which means “Ghana will eat forever” in the Asante language.
A larger than life song requires a larger than life video and the Gibrilville does not disappoint. Directed by Nigerian musical director Kamhabit and filmed in Lagos, Nigeria, the Dididaada video is a vibrant and alluring composition to shatter traditional norms and usher in a new era of Afrobeat music videos.
Opening from the point of view of a camcorder, Dididaada begins with a brilliant visual metaphor as Gibrilville enters a new world full of color, life and opportunity. Girbrilville’s unrivaled voice is combined with stunning sets, beautiful women and traditional African visuals to create a warm and welcoming world full of energy, flirtation and euphoria.
While Gibrilville publishes the video of Dididaada, artwork from the video can be seen on billboards across the United States and Ghana, showing its reach and global impact. Additionally, Gibrilville teamed up with studio Glitch Africa to do an acoustic shoot of the single. Kilodey and Dididaada, available on YouTube.
Through proof of concept, dedication to craft, and an unwavering commitment to changing the face of the Afrobeat genre; Gibrilville’s goal-oriented vision came to fruition with the release of Dididaada.
To learn more about Gibrilville, please visit: https://gibrilville.com/
About exchange registers
Foreign Exchange Records is a music production company and the home of hip-hop and afro beats artist Gibrilville. Gibril Adedayo Hassan Mansaray, known by his stage name Gibrilville, is an African music star who has been instrumental in spreading Afrobeat sounds globally. From an early age, Gibril fell in love with music, writing his lyrics as early as middle school. Moving to the United States in the early 2000s, Gibril focused all his energy on pursuing his passion, participating in numerous bands before going solo. Now recognized as one of the most influential Afrobeat artists, Gibrilville continues to dazzle audiences with his breathtaking fusion of Hip-Hop, Rap and Reggae with English and French vocals. By weaving the story of the journey and experiences of his life into hypnotic lyrics over powerful rhythms, Gibril spreads his message of African consciousness and the need for African solidarity.
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