This week, artist Igwe Aka released his latest music video for his track “iCarly.” The aesthetically-pleasing visual depicts the rapper in his own coming-of-age story. Along with his personal development, he deals with going through the motions of romance. Igwe dances energetically beside his romantic interest as the video closes out with an interesting plot twist.
Igwe Aka is Nigerian-born, Sacramento-based artist that blurs the lines between hip-hop, alternative, and soul. His latest track “iCarly” blends influences across the diaspora that contribute to the tracks upbeat and refreshing vibe.
“iCarly blends African inspired melodies and vocal patterns with American hip hop cadences and rhythm in a way we’ve never heard. A true “African American” song. I also really love iCarly cause the video ties together the lyrics and takes something that could’ve just been a fun vibe of a song and turns it into a cinematic experience that really connects you personally with the storyline.”Igwe Aka
Watch “iCarly” below!