Still basking on the success of his recently released single featuring Anatii titled “Don’t Forget To Pray” followed by the music video for “Caiphus Song” whish was released prior to the release of “Don’t Forget To Pray”.
The hype surrounding the video and song is still very huge while “Don’t Forget To Pray” battles with some of the single off Cassper’s recently released album “Thuto”.
AKA took to his social media platform to share with us a list of his most expensive videos dating back as far as 2015.
1.) Caiphus Song
His recently released single “Caiphus Song” which is currently enjoying TV rounds tops the list. The video featured appearances from some of the top local acting stars, Jessica Nkosi and Warren Masemola were the main role in the music video where AKA himself acted as one of the best-men.
2.) The World Is Yours
His 2016 smash hit “The World Is Yours” is the second on the list, the hit song dominated the charts when it dropped in November, 2016 and this is just an extension of that roll. This flick is the definition of luxurious, fresh and exotic. It features AKA The Champion ruling the world of South-East Asia with all of its amazing sceneries.
Congratulate off the “Levels” album scored third on the list, released as the third single from the album. Upon its release, the song debuted at number 1 on Metro FM, 5FM and YFM. It peaked at number 1 on the South African iTunes Hip Hop Chart. Moreover, the song peaked at number 2 on South Africa’s official music chart. “Congratulate” was produced by Tazzy, a member of the funk band Muzart.
Dreamwork makes the 4th position on the list, The South African A-list rapper played a bit with the official art cover this time by bringing back the popular old school family video game memories, the cover was motivated by 8bit video game, streetfighter and the video was inspired by Contra. “Dreamwork” understandably has all the characteristics of hip-hop as AKA expresses his true life situations.
5.) One Time
AKA ends the list with “One Time”, produced and written by AKA, ‘One Time’ is his first single in the pop genre. AKA hosted his exclusive video premiere in Houghton, Johannesburg. He received major love from the celebrities and VIP guests who attended the launch in support of his new video. The video has an entirely different feel from the first version at the beginning and has all the makings of a classic song, following the trend of his previous hits such as Congratulate, Run Jozi and All Eyes on Me from his album Levels which was certified platinum.
Here is the tweet from AKA himself:
Top 5 most expensive videos of my career: 1) Caiphus Song 2) The World Is Yours 3) Congratulate 4) Dreamwork 5) One Time _118 replies 539 retweets 1,528 likes