Amazing Behind The Scene Photos From “Sweet Like Shuga” Video Shoot By Flavour, Kcee, Chidinma, Sound Sultan And Professor!
A sneak preview of “Sweet Like Shuga” – the title track from the upcoming MTV Base/MTV Staying Alive drama Shuga (Series 3) – has gone live on Instagram.
The full track, featuring Flavour, Kcee, Chidinma, Sound Sultan and Professor and produced by Del’b will be available on www.mtvbase.com and key radio outlets from Friday 15 November.
“Sweet Like Shuga” is about the temptations faced by young people and echoes some of the key storylines in the Shuga TV series, which covers topicsincluding: living with HIV; disclosing your status; getting tested; condom use; gender based violence; gender equality; women’s empowerment; family planning; pregnancy; transactional sex; multiple concurrent partners; stigma and discrimination of people living with HIV; and parent/child communication.
MTV Base has commissioned celebrated Nigerian music video director Clarence Peters to create the music video for “Sweet Like Shuga”, which will premiere exclusively on Spanking New on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) in November 2013.
Shuga is an award winning sex and relationships drama and multimedia campaign designed to combat a lack of awareness and misinformation about prevalent public health issues among Nigerian youth.
Shuga stars include Maria Okanrende, Tiwa Savage, Okezie Morro, Chris Attoh, Ikubese Emmanuel Ifeanyi, Nick Mutuma, Dorcas Shola Fapson, Leonora Okine, Sharon Ezeamaka, Timini Egbuson, Kachi Nnochiri, Olumide Oworu, Ugbeye Owumi Sani Mu’azu, Bikiya Graham-Douglas, KC Ejelonu, Efa Iwara, Silo Emem Bankole and Charles Ukpong. BET Award winner Ice Prince and “Kukere” star Iyanya are both playing cameo roles in Shuga, as is MTV VJ Ehis Okoeguale.
Shuga will kick off with a double-episode MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) on Sunday 1 December 2013 (World AIDS Day) at 9PM; double episodes will air every following Sunday. Shuga will subsequently air on MTV (DStv channel 130) and multiple TV and digital platforms around the world.