Why D’banj’s ‘Bother You’ Half of a Yellow Sun Soundtrack Bothers Me!!!

When it was first announced that the soundtrack to period movie and the only cinematic documentation of the Nigerian Civil War, till date, to my knowledge, Half of a Yellow Sun, was going to be done by D’banj, I was very worried. The book, of the same title by Chimamanda Adichie from which the movie was adapted is no child’s play. Many, if not all reading this were not born in that time and perhaps only learnt of the horrors that happened from stories told by relatives and even at that, mostly Easterners. To be plain, H.O.Y.S. is a serious book. I have only seen the trailer of the movie and watched some released scenes but the movie follows the same vein. So I was thoroughly confused as to how D’banj could possibly fit into the picture. No offence, to him, at least for now but when a roll call of artistes with some measure of depth (the kind H.O.Y.S production team should have enlisted) is reeled out, D’banj and his music cannot hope or dream to possibly be included. I decided to wait and maybe be proved wrong.

I wasn’t.

D’banj’s product of a soundtrack, ‘Bother You’ has absolutely nothing to do with the movie. When I first saw the video, I first felt disbelief and then anger. Half of A Yellow Sun is a movie about love, betrayal and a war that left wounds and scars that remain open till today. Why is there still a group that fights for the emancipation of Biafra? Why do many still feel the bloodletting, fresh, as if it was yesterday?

This is how D’banj’s song captures these feelings:

“I don’t mean to bother you, can I borrow some of your time, tell me who discover you, ‘cos you’re the treasure I don dey find…”

WHAT THE BLOODY HELL?!

I am not sure whose door to lay the blame at: the artiste who was given a chance to record something timeless for such a historically important movie or the people who selected him to do it. Half of a Yellow Sun is mostly a British production, from the same company that produced Last King of Scotland actually. But are they so far removed from reality that they thought it was D’banj of ALL PEOPLE who could provide an appropriate soundtrack to this film? Was someone not in complete control of their thought process when this decision was made? Did Nigeria’s usually harsh temperature, scorching sun, addle a brain or two?!

I understand they may be trying to make the movie more appealing to Nigerians the way they did when there was uproar that Genevieve Nnaji wasn’t given a star role, worse still cut out of the first trailer (They re-edited and included her afterwards) but D’banj was not a wise option. I mean, what happened to a soulful Waje, Omawumi or better still a Timi Dakolo?! I cannot honestly believe whoever signed off on D’banj providing a soundtrack means good for this movie. Were they hoping to ride on his celebrity to make the movie more successful? Or did they feel the best person to project love, which is one of the major themes in the movie was D’banj?

‘Bother You’ is D’banj’s impression of a love song no doubt. A spectacularly indistinctive, empty one, as usual. Were I not judging it per its mesh with the movie, I’d still call it a fine piece of sonic rubbish. I daresay its even falls under D’banj’s customarily low standards.

The video for the song filled with clips from the movie is even worse off. I present evidence:

–       While D’banj is wriggling on the beach with a horse, gold chain around his neck, in white, asking a girl who’s apparently further down the beach to be the Aladdin to his Genie (You know I’m not making this up, go watch the video) the video cuts to a scene in the movie where characters, Odenigbo and Olanna are getting married, after which a bomb explodes behind them, killing many…

–       While D’banj continues to wriggle on the beach, running to meet his love interest the video cuts to a scene when Easterners begin to flee the war-torn regions, packing their belongings into trucks, shepherded together like animals, panicked, frenzied…

–       As D’banj reaches his love interest the video cuts again to a scene in the movie, at an airport when the Military takes over an airport in the East, shooting innocent people in cold blood randomly, mothers, fathers, children. (P.S. This is one of the most heart-rending portions of the trailer and I’ll hazard the movie)

While people die, are torn apart, in the scenes of the movie which are edited into the video, D’banj dances on a pristine beach, with a nappy haired girl, in all white, the sun shining in all its glory. D’banj is happy and self-satisfied, making the most curious expressions that come across to me as a bit daft, while in the movie’s included scenes there is bloodshed, tears and war. The video’s only silver lining is that D’banj is even less animated than usual, prancing around, giving one a visual impression of monkeys been teased with bananas, swinging excitedly from vine to vine.

Even if you have never read the book, do not know the civil war history, know nothing of the movie, surely something seems amiss to you.

Apparently not to D’banj. Alongside his many legendary, unforgettable lines, towards the end of the ‘Bother You’ track, he croons, ‘We’ll be wild out like Charlie Sheen…

Of course. In the middle of a war, family members murdered, missing, faint hope for survival, one would want to get wild…

*****

You’ve heard the song, seen the video, please use the comment box below to express you.

81 Comments

  • Chisom. says:

    First?

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  • I would drop a comment but… I don't mean to bother you

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  • Sir Sam says:

    I totally agree with you.

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  • thetoolsman says:

    buhahahaha.. this is not only true, it is absolutely hilarious. Now to send Dbanj's manager the link..

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  • trafels says:

    I'm crying at the last statement… Well, what can I say to this?

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  • MeyerLansky says:

    "only cinematic documentation of the Nigerian Civil War"……nah that's not correct…oh I didn't see the "to my knowledge" bit.

    Have you seen the movie? How are you sure there is no "romantic" scene on the beach with Thandie Newton learning how to ride a horse and Chiwetel wearing a white shirt and shorts with both of them "bothering" the horse.

    I guess the marketers of the film thought a D'banj "hit" will push the movie.

    Who has heard Frank Ocean's "Wise Man" as awesome as the song is/was QT didnt put it on the Django soundtrack because it didn't fit any scene in the movie….even after FO's persuasions…"you see Jamie Foxx is the wise man…."

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  • Dodo says:

    I sincerely do not agree with you … must you people take everything so so seriously, besides who are you to say dbanj isn't a serious artiste, you don't get to where he is today by being mediocre.
    I think he did a splendid job.

    In short whoever wrote this piece can like to *** <- insert expletive of choice, and I am not even a fan of d'banj, plus you probably haven't even seen the movie.

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    • thetoolsman says:

      Wait, did you really write this comment? I don't believe it, but if you did.. wow..
      The author reviewed this tune and the video and took almost 1000 words to carefully state his opinion and most of them are logical I must say, and your response was "must you people take everything so so seriously?"

      Even if, D'banj isn't an "international act" that represents Nigeria everywhere, even if the book from which the movie was adapted and Chimamanda, the author are not internationally acclaimed, as a simple innocent consumer, we all have every right to take this seriously.

      "You don't get to where he is today by being mediocre" .. lets even say I agree with this, don't you then need to up your game to stay at the top? Or do you mean once you get to the top you're allowed to be mediocre?

      I'll leave it here…

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      • Toye_jnr says:

        I agree with your comments, Nigerians love their mediocre music I will say, take a look around most of our so called hard working and hence successful artistes are just putting a lot of rubbish and I dare say that D'banj is chief amongst them! Oops, did I ruffle some feathers? Well, I hope so.

        Truth is I was very put off by the choice of D'banj as the artiste in charge of the soundtrack for a movie like H. O. Y, and I agree with the write up.

        P. S. D'banj writes a lot of crappy music give or take like 3 good ones.

        Imma just leave this here!

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    • Irene says:

      Sir Dodo. First, half of a yellow sun IS serious business and without meaning to belittle, i would like to list wizkid and davido as people who have gone places by being mediocre.

      Secondly, D’banj did not do a splendid job. He’s like a dry joke in relation to the movie.

      In short, I would like to offer my life savings to have the movie redone without and trace of D’banj in it.

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      • Tosin says:

        Wizkid is charming. Davido is entertaining. What's so mediocre about that?

        I also want to make room for the Ibiyemi s and Olamide s of this world. If that's what you mean, sure I agree. Let's not form like noisemaking with PR is the only type of music that counts. But don't go dissing some good music :) just because you went to school or maybe don't feel Yoruba in your soul. PS I love me some Flavour, Darey (sometimes overexcellent, sometimes not exactly my thing) too.

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        • anonymous says:

          Obviously, you guys don't know what good and appropriate music sounds like (to those in support of dbanj as the singer). An assignment for you; read the book, watch the trailer, know and completely understand what it's all about, then listen to the song or watch the video, do all that with huge concentration. Let's hear what you think then. Dbanj's music doesn't depict depth and seriousness, and this story does…………..my thought.

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  • Dami says:

    Nice piece. Why I somewhat agree with the well spoken English and nicely delivered analytics about how Dbanj is too low for this I think this is brilliant rubbish….

    He is nigeria most successful act in the new age nigeria hence the choice

    Yes may be he could have done better but hey his name rings a bell urs doesn't

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    • thetoolsman says:

      "He is Nigeria's most successful act in the new age" <- where's this coming from? Where are the facts and figures?

      "Yes may be he could have done better but hey his name rings a bell urs doesn't" -> Statements like this just leave me speechless. How does this comparison even come into the picture? Is this a race, a competition? Anyone could have written this piece and every single point the writer made would still be valid so what exactly does your statement mean?

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  • Tola says:

    Honestly, a pox on the house of the idiots who decided that D'Banj should do the OST for this film. Honestly, they could have taken Cobhams or As a or MI self and we could have been looking at an Oscar nod for best OST.

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  • @thatlazybard says:

    As usual,you can trust people to whip out the "he's a successful artiste" argument without any serious thoughts as to what the article is really about.
    I'd describe dbanj as spectarcularly classless,but then again popular music especially on this side of the globe typically lacks content,or lyrical depth of any kind,so once again the accusatory fingers point at the clueless music directors who made such a poor choice.
    …and considering how similar a portion of 'bother you' is to Lionel Richie's 'all night long', isn't it laughable that some actually consider dbanj one of nigeria's greatest?
    I know this story,because I bothered to read the book.
    I know the biafran story because I was raised by people who bear the scars of that time and place in history.
    I KNOW for a fact that this travesty should be a BOTHER to all true nigerians.
    Selah!

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    • presh says:

      Mmmmuah. Now I am bothered.

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    • thetoolsman says:

      I agree that we should point fingers at the directors but then again, this is Nigeria, we all know how it works, the artiste is the bigger celeb, he should be more concerned about his brand and the things associated with it. He he really has the interest of his fans at heart, even if the director insisted on making the video this way, he should have walked away from it.

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  • resquared says:

    I don't understand the comments about whether the writer has seen the movie or not. I mean if he had seen the movie would that change the fact that the song and video are unfit for the story-line? Pure ad hominem(s) in my opinion.
    I saw the movie when it premiered and this song has absolutely no connection to it. It doesn't even speak to the kinds of love that the movie tried to portray, and I don't know why there's a beach and horse to portray the love between a lecturer in Eastern Nigeria, and his lover.
    Yes, D'banj is a big name in Nigeria but if he is going to release something that's supposedly the soundtrack of a movie, it only makes sense that it should have some connection to the movie.

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  • Jamjan says:

    Brilliant article. I love Chimamanda. Hoys is my first insight into the horrors that happened (and I'm 33) so was very excited about the idea of the movie. No wonder history was not compulsory in schools.

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  • Bee says:

    Sorry, but is it only one song that's the soundtrack for a 120mins or so movie? Please, he(dbanj) must have been given specifications on the type of song needed, in this case, a love song. The writer sounds like he is personally pissed at dbanj and that hasn't allowed him to be totally objective.

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  • Wallz says:

    There's a reason why Celine Dion's 'My Heart Will Always Go On' for Titanic and (bear with me) John Legend's 'Tonight' for 'Think Like A Man' will always resonate with us; they delivered spectalularly, whether you'd agree or not. Granted, they're int'l acts and shouldn't even be mentioned here but the fact is whether you've seen the aforementioned movies or not, you can actually understand what's being conveyed through the lyrics. Heck, even Jesse Jagz's '3rd World War' OST for 'Heaven's Hell' hit the nail on the head. Going with d'banj for the movie's OST was a colossal mistake IMO. Sure, he's an entertainer and a Nigerian brand but this is bigger than him. HOYS is an epic book being portrayed as it should be: EPIC.
    'Bother You' is an epic letdown… No offense to dbanj

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    • Tosin says:

      First time I saw that John Legend "All Of Me" I wanted to kill myself. It's disgustingly syrupy. I can appreciate the musicality of parts of the song, but sorry, it's altogether a sign of madness to be singing all of you for a love affair. Shit, ever heard of divorce?
      Celine Dion, one can't argue with her gift, and the seriousness. But sometimes I laugh at her too. She's got this mystic thing going on, she'll share information about babies and how deep that feels. You just want to puke. And then she bends backwards to get the volume of the voice out, and yeah, technically it's so amazing, but the funny six-year-old in me finds it ridiculous and just wants to laugh.
      So, yeah, DBanj too makes a fool of himself a bit, but that's what makes him the entertainer. Like I remember him wearing these gay ass Louboutins was it at the Grammies or something. It's like if this dude was my boyfriend…I'd so make fun of him. But as an entertainer and the Gemini wanabe star that he was, that was totally the right move.

      Anyway, if some folks here have the habit of thinking just because a thing is 'local' it sucks, then go work on that or get out of the way.

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  • solomon ukporo says:

    I read the arguments here and i am again disappointed with some nigerians who refuse to be objectively look at situations. Without mincing words,dbanj had no business with this movie. Its a terrible mistake and should be boldly say so nobody else embarasses us like this again.

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  • laoluganiy says:

    9ice/pasuma/flavour for a mercedes advert anybody?!

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  • Tosin says:

    I once saw the music video, didn't finish it, but that's not to say it's the worst. There must have been some toasting scene for which they used the song – who says war and love don't go together?
    Your suggestions for alternatives only reveal that it's just your taste. Waje to me spells potential, usually unrealized – I almost agree in the sense that this might have been a great platform for her to unfold and be excellent. Omawumi is extremely capable, yep, I agree. Timi Dakolo would have done something a lot more soulful too. D'Banj is usually better entertainment than music, sometimes really good music, a good percentage actually, but always fun. Maybe he just didn't do a great job on this one…I don't know, I didn't give it a chance, I'm very picky. Figured it would show up on TV someday, or I'll see it someday when the movie presents itself.
    Sha sha, calm the heck down. There are waaaaaay worse music experiences getting waaaay more attention. And it's usually a matter of taste.
    And yes, I'm still pissed that Genevieve wasn't a major, as in, one of the twins. You can't fix that by adding no Celine Dion music afterwards.

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    • Tori says:

      the movie is too serious for dbanj's mediocre music, finish. Nobody is beefing Nigerian music. you are taking it out of context.

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  • sege says:

    Take a chill pill Tosin. An artist, a real artist is needed for the sound track. The type that write deep lyrics, lyrics you can relate with till your death day NOT an entertainer. Now imagine Rick Ross doing the sound track to Titanic

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  • Dear Author, It's a single track. One track on what should be an OST album which could feature tracks by Timi Dakolo and the Vienna Boy's Choir and whoever you feel is serious enough for you,

    This track might get played for a few seconds in the movie, in scenes that relate to the melody, flow and lyrics of the song. If you recall, even though the novel focuses on several dark and sad moments, there is still a very strong theme overall of Love, Sex, Infatuation and those sorts of things sha. In fact there are at least 3 different intertwined love stories in the novel.

    I think this song evokes feelings of happiness and dancing and attraction, and can easily fit into any scenes of this nature in the film.

    " I daresay its even falls under D’banj’s customarily low standards."

    This statement shows that you just have a problem with the artist in general. D'Banj didnt get to where he is today by having customarily low standards. Anyway, this is your opinion, i really like the song and think this is exactly the kind of music that endeared Nigerians to him.

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    • Fey_A says:

      Well, that thought occurred to me and probably the author of the post. But the point is that, he should have used the parts of the movies that had the 'scenes' you describe. Or better yet, there was no need for the video. You cant have one scene showing people being killed, and the next scene some guy is running on the beach to meet the love of his life. Doesn't make sense. I actually do agree; using D'banj for the soundtrack doesn't make a lick of sense ,his type of music doesn't fit. You are not going to find Pitbull on the OST album for a movie like 12 Years a Slave.

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    • tolu says:

      Ode!!! Ode ayeraye…Eda. How would a shallow person like you not love a fellow shallow individual…the author is apparently a deep thinker and yes he has a problem with your shallow thinking Dbanj whom constantly churns out stupid lyrics that you feed to your low brained self

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  • ImpurfectHer says:

    Buhahahahahahaha…. D'banj? Hahahahahaha…(please if you don't see what is funny here, your sense of humor is mediocre, and explaining will be tiring) what happened to Asa, and other really good artistes? Wizkid and Davido are entertainers, including D'banj. I hope they change the song, or use some other artiste.

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  • eddyzyl says:

    "‘Bother You’ is D’banj’s impression of a love
    song no doubt. A spectacularly indistinctive,
    empty one, as usual. Were I not judging it per
    its mesh with the movie, I’d still call it a fine
    piece of sonic rubbish. I daresay its even falls
    under D’banj’s customarily low standards."
    <=== this right here plus every other word that the author took the time out to pen down goes to show thankfully that not all of us celebrate mediocrity!
    I have nothing against Dbanj, endearing persona…hustler…entertainer et al….except for meaningless lyrics, over bloated ego and the focus of his songs been about his sexual and financial prowess, other than that…dbanj is ok.
    But for the sound track to a movie as serious, thought provoking and dear to the hearts of the most part, the ibos…."bother you" is a colossal mismatch!!! Why in Gods holy name would you be singing I don't mean to bother you in a war film?????? What is the flipping correlation with bombs going off and ma nigga on the beach singing in that gawdawful voice of his??????? Dbanj is living proof that if you can't dazzle them with brilliance…fizzle them with bullshit! And yes mediicrity got him to the top or y else would a song as empty as tongolo shoot you to stardom? Enough of dbanj, am a big fan so I think the fault herein lies with the individual saddled with the arduous task of selecting an artiste for the soundtrack…and after what I assume was a very heavy brainstorming session,it hit them like lightning that dbanj was the man for the job….sorry to say, but if serious thought was given to the artiste on a project as huge as this, and dbanj was the final choice, not 2face,timi,asa and other artists rich in content….then Nigeria has a long way to go….

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    • ayo says:

      Yes!!! Finally someone with brains…Mediocrity got him to the top!

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    • Tori says:

      "But for the sound track to a movie as serious, thought provoking and dear to the hearts of the most part, the ibos…."bother you" is a colossal mismatch!!! "

      THIS! This is the point!

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  • il Cicero says:

    i'm quite miffed that a lot of people who chose to comment have refused to see this piece for what it is – a brilliant critique of the soundtrack for a movie of this nature, and chosen instead to focus on the writer's opinion on d'banj's utter lack of musical class – which i quite agree with.

    To break it down further – When you hear a story of mytical creatures, wars and medieval times and oppression as captured in Lord of the Rings, do you think Howard Shore's over 10 hours of Celtic New Age compositions complement the film experience? or when you hear almighty James Bond finally showing his 'humanness' as depicted in skyfall, does Adele's track of the same title capture the film's essence.

    if OST's are a pointer to the essence and experience a film seeks to project, are we right to think that Half of a Yellow Sun is going to just be a drab, regular hollywood movie? Whilst they may not need to have gone for the operatic in terms of style, where is the emotion?

    P.S. All you d'banj minions on here can simply browse through any list of great OSTs and watch the corresponding films to understand what the writer is saying. D'banj may have earned the right to be called a star but this – i mean this thing of a soundtrack might have been even better if he and his team had spend a little more time research or immersing themselves in the story as written in the book, as seen from freely available historical material and as recreated by the scriptwriter – unfortunately, i doubt the minions will be bothered.

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  • irebowale says:

    Pls the writer is a beautiful critic n all u dbanj disciples need to step outside that cardboard box for a longtime

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  • fadehan says:

    The Best person for something like this would have simply been ASA… believe that.

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  • Tiki says:

    This piece is exceptionally acerbic. *licks lips*

    IMO, the saddest thing about this questionable choice of artist/song is that it has overshadowed the hype over the movie. An OST is meant to enhance, not override. Instead of focusing on the movie, the discordance is so controversial that D'banj is now the main topic of conversation.

    What a pity. I hope the song does not feature, not even in the scene where Ugwu is seduced by (or seduces?) the neighbour's housegirl…

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  • sleeksniper says:

    My mouth be like—> :O He said he didn't mean to bother you, and now you're bothered. What a betrayed :(

    LMAO. Don't crucify me, but hey listen: D'Banj is a crap musician. If you think he's great, hey, great fam. Luckily for you, you're not unique in that sentiment. Come to think of it, luckily for him too. He wouldn't have made it that far otherwise.

    With that said, look at it this way: Half of a Yellow Sun has real potential for an Oscar, and with Great Oscar comes Great Responsibility (that didn't make sense. I'm sorry. I'm sorry.)

    Everything stands the chance to win an award. The actors. The script writer (Best Adaptation, yunno?), the camera crew, The House of Macro (sorry, I meant special effects crew, if there were any), and (surprise, surprise!) the OST!

    Yes. Ask yourself sincerely, if D'Banj wins an Oscar for his "Bother You" track at the Oscars, will you not wake up from that bad dream?

    Oho.

    My point? By getting D'Banj to do the song – and by PERMITTING the crap, after release, to fly – the producers ROBBED several good artistes of an opportunity to prove their mettle on international shores.

    I cri everitiem.

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  • the4eyedmonk says:

    The lyrics of the song should be what bothers the writer, not the video. The question is, do the lyrics of the song fit into the scene(s) in the movie where it will be used? If yes, then its job as a movie soundtrack is done. If no, then blame the movie producer for signing-off on crap. The music video and the movie itself can be seen as mutually exclusive. What matters is the effect the lyrics and music behind the soundtrack will have on the viewer experience while watching the movie.

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  • newtonsamson says:

    hahahahaha, you guys must believe the world gives a flying crap what you think. the author in his self serving method, forgets that everything cannot be serious. what did you expect? Enya? to grace the Track? or some other soul-singing- same lyrics fellas talking about the pain of war and love? how many of the Nigerian artistes you mentioned have the kind of World wide appeal that Dbanj has? sorry bro that's still the best you can get and he doesn't mean to bother you.

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    • ayo says:

      What silly world wide appeal are you talking about? Is it by world wide appeal…ode nie…I'm so pissed. You are one of the stupid people that try to trivialise things…so you mean to say the book isn't a serious thing? Ode…

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    • Ayodeji. R says:

      'Everything cannot be serious' The kind of statements that saddens me, the kind that excuses mediocrity, just because, no questions asked. And an artiste does not need to have worldwide appeal to make a decent OST. If that was what made movies great, artistes with 'worldwide appeal' as you say, surely ASA would have been a better option or Nneka. Critically acclaimed in the markets this movie would target to be taken seriously. This movie, good as I hope it is, struggled to get US distribution and continues to do so in other territories. Do you think its this worldly appealing D'banj OST that will unlock the doors. Think young Nigerian. Think.

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    • Kosi says:

      Uhh Asa perhaps ??? Otondo! Something's are sacred and should be taken serious ni!

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    • anonymous says:

      I just had to break out of my habit of just reading on this post…………dude, you are a silly person. Think before you comment………………..'wipe.

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  • Mimsy says:

    Man. I love critics. LMAO!

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  • embijay says:

    D'banj making the OST for H.O.Y.S is a total disgust. I'm in love with D'banj's personality, not sure I can say same for his music. Just shows how everybody throws junk at us and we love it cos it sounds good. Shuga( mtv serial) had an OST that goes" baby, u sweet like shuga, I hear u taste like honey" WTF. I thought u were trying to educate us about HIV, STI's and whatnots…
    H.O.Y.S remains the best book I av read in all my X decades of existence and all u can sing is u don't want to bother me and u want to borrow some of my time! Dude! Take the f*cking clock and never come back…
    Ok! I'm getting angry. @toolsman I need jeews, I need to chill.. *whew*

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  • Betini says:

    I think Asa would have been perfect

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  • FolaDee says:

    errrr…. all I got 2 say…. neva knew Odenigbo wud be dis fine..lol… cant be bohered by dbanj

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  • FolaDee says:

    @Betini I think Asa wud have been perfect too

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  • omada says:

    "Nappy haired girl"?

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  • Chidinma N says:

    It surely bothers me that D'banj was chosen to do an OST for this movie. I've read the book, three times now and I connect with it bcos it brought me close to what my grandparents and parents went through during the Biafrian war. Having the D'banj attempt that track is just insulting everything the book stands for. I use the word ''attempt'' bcos i want to believe the video/song is a joke and they're going to release another one. I'm just waiting for Ashton Kutcher to come out at the video end and tell us ''You've been punk'd ''

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  • ayo says:

    Just because D'banj looks successful does not mean he is a great musician, Dbanj is a crappy singer and we all know it…because his songs are danceable doesn't mean he is a 360 artist. Dbanj has nothing to do with HOYS…all what he stands for and the message he preaches has no correlation whatsoever with the book. I have read that book and dbanjs song is an insult upon the integrity of that book!

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  • Chiamanda Adichie says:

    You niggas need to chill tho!

    Me wey write book, i no dey take am as muscular as you guys.

    God dayum!

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  • Anon says:

    Chai. All these headaches on top movie and soundtrack. Alaba boys will soon pirate both and then the producer will av something else to be bothered about, even if dbanj never meant to bother him/her.
    But all in all, I cant b bothered. *wink

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  • truth says:

    The song was dry . It did not fit the movie. Everything was just wrong. Only people involved in film will understand. The song failed to get you invested in the film.. It was bad.

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  • darksnow says:

    Dbanj is a joke and how he cheated life and hard working real musicians in nigeria to international stardom clearly shows, life is a bitch.Not baised in the slightest oh.But assuming kanye West banked on donjazzy alone,he donjazzy would have delivered at least 3 hits worth the deal.Dbanj simply put is a phenomenal fluke.

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