Location: Cape Town, South Africa. Shot by Sharan Chawla. Stranded in the Garden of Eden.
between the lines
The video for "Between The Lines" was loosely inspired by the film "Flash Dance." Our focus was on spotlighting two young creatives in a toxic relationship, working to get by. We decided I wouldn't do any performance shots because our goal was to go cinematic, and we felt singing into the camera would make it cheesy.
Lost Summer Days
‘Lost Summer Days’ is not only stylistically nostalgic but is also footage from my childhood and teen years. Fellow Fresh Fuzionist Choc Mic lends his unmistakable vocals while we also see his younger self make an appearance at our high school graduation.
In ‘2020’, we see my Hoboken based headquarters, the Fresh Fuzion Factory. It isn’t just a set for the video, but the place where I created the sounds heard across the American Heathen series.
There is nowhere else more appropriate to film my Christmas inspired track ‘Jack Frost’ than New York City. The buildings emblazoned, and trees entangled with bright lights, while the subway is busy with cold heads and warm tidings. It’s the quintessential Christmas destination meeting with a not so typical holiday hip hop anthem.
“Timelines of the rich and famous” denotes what has become obsessional behavior when it comes to checking social media to keep an eye on what ‘they’re’ doing, while losing connection with our own lives.
While ‘Propaganda’ broaches serious subject matter, the infectious bounce can’t be ignored.