Artist: SIJI Title: IJO (Official Video) Label: Sole Channel Records Director: SIJI Producers: Siji, Alix Alvarez & Tunji Ladoja Video Concept; Akintunde Disu Hot on the success of the recent Siji/Alix Alvarez collaboration comes the stunning visual interpretation to their classic single “Ijo”. Shot on location in Lagos, Nigeria, where Siji has been rediscovering his … Continue reading
Siji’s new single ‘Ijo’ is now available for downloading on Itunes The Lagos shot video is currently in post production. Stills to follow shortly.
Just as I thought I’d gotten lagos, Naija down with nothing left to shock the senses, I was invited by fellow musician Ade Bantu, to assist on a project which touched upon capital punishment in our public school system appropriately titled ‘Whip Not Child’. We attended a primary school in Ajegunle and beheld, the horror, … Continue reading
I’ve finally settled down into a groove of sorts out this way. The intermittent power supply although irritating, no longer unnerves the soul as does the brain numbing drone of chinese made generators. Hence, the sudden plunge into darkness no longer startles me. Things have slowed down some as Lagosians get back into the swing … Continue reading
I’ve finally settling into life back home. It’s been a full and complete assault on the senses. I’ve had to decide between sleeping in a blanket of heat and total darkness or with making do with the mind rattling drone of generators. The landscape itself is brutal, dust/smog filled and humid as f**k! But hell, … Continue reading
Artist: SIJI Title: YEARNING FOR HOME (VIDEO) Label: IVY Records Director: Siji Cinematographer: Scott Beardslee Film Editor: Julie Carr-Lawal A close friend of mine whom upon listening to my new album, showered me with compliments and then jokingly commented that it appeared as though I’d just built the Empire State building, but had yet to … Continue reading
Taking a behind the scenes look at the making of my debut music video for the song “Yearning For Home. (Click on image above) The video was shot on location in NYC on the spectacular Red One digital camera in 4K, by cinematographer, Scott Beardslee and directed by yours truly. The finished video would be … Continue reading