6 videos you should see this week

Mr Eazi, Olamide, Migos and other acts with amazing videos you need to see

N.E.R.D and Migos perform at “NBA All Star Half-time Performance”


Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley were given a 12-minute set at this year’s All-Star Weekend. The trio took to the Staples Center court in L.A to deliver some of their biggest hits, including “Rock Star” and “Lapdance,” while also performing tracks like “1000” and “Lemon” off their latest album ‘No One Ever Really Dies’. Though neither Future nor Rihanna showed up to perform their guest verses on both songs respectively, N.E.R.D had help from elsewhere as several dancers joined them to give an energetic performance. Migos also popped up for a surprise performance after Quavo already won the Celebrity All-Star game’s MVP award. The trio performed “Stir Fry” off Culture II.

Mr Eazi – “Dear Mr Eazi” 

Mr Eazi spent the most part of last year on tour outside the continent, makings stops at media houses like Capital 1Xtra and Beats 1 Radio. His latest feature in international media comes through his introductory video on VEVO, “Dear Mr Eazi”. Directed by Kim Taylor Bennett, Mr Eazi plays love doctor in the video as he offers romantic advice on a variety of issues submitted by sexually frustrated fans. He is posed with questions on issues like fashion, ego, and managing the romance in a work-life environment.

Janelle Monáe – “Dirty Computer” Movie Trailer 

Janelle Monáe’s career has diversified tremendously in recent years. We’ve seen in perform wonderfully as an actress on films like “Moonlight” and “Hidden” figures. But now, the Electric Lady seems set to return to releasing music after she announced her coming album, Dirty Computer through a brief half-a-minute long trailer. Describing it the films as an ’emotion picture’, the futuristic film starring herself and Tessa Thompson is expected to accompanying her new album.

Flavour – “Someone Like You”

Flavour’s latest single, “Someone Like You” combines both strengths as he delivers a folk-inspired song dedicated to a love interest. Flavour plays a grand piano in this accompanying video where we see him and his love interest enjoying each other’s company. But guitars and horns can also be heard on the Valentines themed song.

“Atlanta” Season Two Trailer

In preparation for “Atlanta”‘s second season premier, FX has released a new trailer for the show and this time, we get to see more than just a series of well orchestrated teasers. The new trailer shows Donald Glover returning to his role as Earnest “Earn” Marks while the rest of the squad, “Paper Boi” and Lakeith Stanfield’s character, Darius are seen with the rest of the cast. Darius is heard saying “Robbin, Everybody Gotta Eat”, hinting at the season’s theme. And after seeing some of the series’ signature blend of humor and chaos, we can’t help but be hyped as the 1st of March release date inches closer.

DJ Consequence – “Assignment” Feat. Olamide 

Featuring production from Young Jon and vocals from Olamide, Dammy Twitch directs DJ Consequence’s “Assignment”. Olamide and DJ Consequence head back to pre-school and eventually turn-up at a class party of sort.

Featured Image Credits: YouTube/Janelle Monáe

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ICYMI: Watch the video for DJ Consequence’s “Blow The Whistle” featuring Mayorkun here