Santrofi Music, Ghanaian based International vintage inspired highlife, Afrobeat and Funk band has finally unveiled the much-envisioned visuals for the second track off their 2020 unleashed " Alewa " Album.
Dubbed Alewa (Black and White ) , the song literally represents diversity. Unity is key , hence very paramount to love one another regardless of our differences, status, religion, races and background.
Speaking to the leader of the band, Emmanuel Ofori, he explained that this is the right time to send such a message across looking at the recent happenings in the world. He said : " We feel the message in this song is very important and needs to be constantly heard especially looking at what is happening around the globe and our country. Music goes straight into the soul so what ever information you put in your music connect to anyone who hears it.we are in a music video driven industry and we believe we reach more ears with this video as well"
Alewa (Black and White) was produced by Emmanuel Ofori and visuals directed and shot by Abdul Salifu Hafiz .
The colourful and captivating video is incessantly a perfect match for the song as the band has divulged they want to break the conception on how most people here in Ghana see indigenous music. Santrofi Music believes Ghanaian music is our home music and needs to be preserved and appreciated.
The award-winning band has elucidated the need to identify our sound as Ghanaians and Alewa is no exception.
Santrofi Music has garnered a lot of digital streams with their Alewa album, won awards and topped several charts globally .