Beautiful songstress, MefLyn Mbom a.k.a Lyn is set to release the video of ‘Akwa Abasi Ibom’ a song inspired by transformation and also seeks to appreciate the efforts of past heroes, past administrators of the state. She was spotted in Uyo recently and hinted of her Silver Jubilee Single, as the state gets set to go agog for the 25th annivesary celebrations, Lyn returns to Akwa Ibom to shoot the video of the song. The video shoot was done in notable government sites, Tropicana, Le Meridien Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort, Akwa Ibom International Airport (AKIA), while shots of heroes past like Mma Udo Udoma were taken in Ikot Abasi.
The track is done to commemorate Akwa Ibom’s attainment of 25 years saw Oscar doing a feature of an Ibibio character in the video. According to Lyn, the song was done to thank God for taking the state that far, as well as lauding the labour of past heroes of the state.
The Lagos based ‘Jamboree’ crooner also divulged that top fashion designer Basigz supplied the costumes, Amaeka was the Make-up artiste, and Anifera provided the costumes for male. In the traditional scene, Pat Thompson was Lyn’s costumier, Akwa Obio Traditional Troupe provided the cultural display while the Western Chereography was done by Tush Dance Academy.
The video we learnt will be released alongside the audio on the 1st of September, 2012. The project which is supported by Ministry of Information, Akwa Ibom State also featured over 100 talented people on set.
The song was produced by Harry Baba, mixed and mastered by Final Mix while the video was directed by Akin Alabi.
The song is an awesome wonder, and the sneak preview of the video shoot looks stunning, cant wait for September 1st to see the video.
Thumbs Up Lyn