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Music video for the personal track Devil is a Lie, portraying the people Nnelg grew up with. The work of Ghanain-British photographer James Barnor is the leitmoif.
In the music video of this personal track, Glenn Abrokwa, better known under his stage name Nnelg, is portrayed in the places and among the people he grew up with, including Amsterdam-Zuidoost and the Ghanaian Church. With the work of Ghanaian-British photographer James Barnor as its leitmotif, this clip brings portraits of people from the Ghanaian diaspora to life. Just as in the West-African saying 'Devil is a Lie', the video celebrates believing in yourself and owning your power.


Production company
Noah's Ark

Title: Nnelg - Devil is a Lie
Year: 2022
Duration : 4 minutes
Category: Music video
Edition: NFF 2023

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