Afro-soul singer/composer Diana Bada, has just released a stunning new video for the single ‘Open up ur eyes’ from her sophomore album titled “BE“.
The video was recently launched at the Breathe Sunshine Music Conference 2015 (Cape Town, South Africa).
Partly shot in Lagos and South Africa by Mojo South African Director, Joanne Corrigall of Dr Mojo Films. It features abstract/conceptual imagery that captures the overall themes of the song, such as injustice, insecurity, liberation and hope.
The single ‘Open up your eyes’ was arranged and written by Diana herself, and features live instrumentation from her Nigerian based band, D’Expressions.
Initially voiced in Russia, it was arranged by Big Al in Japan. The song looks to capture the diversity of her background, as she is of Russian and Nigerian descent; this piece expresses the importance of unity and togetherness
The video presents an energetic performance of a vibrant song, while creatively passing its message on towards fans and soon to be fans.