Check out the best videos of this year so far 2016 (in no particular order):

2Face Idibia – ‘Coded tinz’ featuring Phyno

Director: Matt Max

2Face Idibia  2Face Idibia in ‘Coded tinz’

Coded tinz’ embraces the theme of an underground bashment party. The energetic video features dancers and choreographed dance moves.

Banky W, Chidinma – ‘All I want is you’

Director: Banky W

Zack Orji, Chidinma, Onyeka Onwenu and Banky W on the music video set.  Zack Orji, Chidinma, Onyeka Onwenu and Banky W on the music video set.

(Instagram/Banky W)

Banky W directed the ‘All I want is you‘ himself. The video is a modern day Nigerian love story, where Banky and Chidinma’s characters are seen falling for each other, despite the disapproval of her parents played by two of Nigeria’s most iconic and legendary entertainers, Zack Orji and Onyeka Onwenu.

Banky W – ‘Made for you’

Director: Banky W

Banky W and Adesua Etomi in Made For You  Banky W and Adesua Etomi in Made For You

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Once again, Banky W plays director and sets the creative direction for his ‘Made for you’ video. The clip stars fast rising actress Adesua Etomi. In the video the singer plans a romantic proposal for his love interest.

D’banj – ‘Emergency’

Director: Unlimited L.A

D'banj in the music video 'Emergency'.  D’banj in the music video ‘Emergency’.

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D’banj channels the legendary Fela Anikulapo-Kuti in his ‘Emergency’ video. The clip has a 20s fashion theme to it.

DJ Xclusive – ‘Oyoyo’ featuring Burna Boy

Director: Matt Max

DJ Xclusive in 'Oyoyo'  DJ Xclusive in ‘Oyoyo’

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DJ Xclusive’s video has been described as a mini movie. The ‘Oyoyo’ visuals embody a theme similar to action film “Mad Max: Fury Road”.

Emma Nyra – ‘For my matter’ (remix) featuring Patoranking

Director: Garth Von Glehn

Patoranking and Emma Nyra  Patoranking and Emma Nyra

Emma Nyra returned to the scene with the remix of her single ‘For my matter’ in which she collaborates with Patoranking.

The two artists play Bonnie and Clyde in the new video and rob a bank. At the end of the video, the law catches up with only one of them.

Koker – ‘Kolewerk’

Director: Clarence Peters

Kolewerk’ is the second video ever from Chocolate City artist Koker.

In the video, the rapper plays the role of a gym rat in the video. The video also has a creative underground urban feel to it.

Patoranking – ‘Another level’

Director: Matt Alonzo

Patoranking  Patoranking

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Patoranking takes things to ‘Another leve’ in his latest visuals. He can be seen inside a private jet exploring the next level of his life and also in a luxurious mansion, filled with happy people.

Poe, Funbi – ‘Adore her’

Director: King Davies

Adore her‘ follows the story of a classic boy-meets-girl situation. The video sees Poe and Funbi starring as members of a band, rescued by a couple of beautiful girls after their car breaks down on the way to a gig.

Playing the heroines are Mavins superstar Di’ja and media girl Folu Storms.

M.I – ‘Phase II’

Director: Clarence Peters

Surrounded by lights, and speakers, M.I positions him self as the king of the hip-hop game in ‘Phase II‘.

Seyi Shay – ‘Mary’

Director: Meji Alabi for JM films

Seyi Shay in 'mary' video feat Phyno  Seyi Shay in ‘mary’ video feat Phyno

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We’re not quite sure if it’s “Seyi or Shay” in this video. All the same Seyi Shay plays bad girl in her new video ‘Mary’ featuring Phyno. The video seems to holds a lot of

Waje – ‘Ominiknowest’

Director: Clarence Peters

Waje  Waje in ‘Ominiknowest’

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Waje plays multiple characters in the ‘Ominiknowest‘ visuals. In one scene she plays director, in another she plays a tormented woman, she also channels Marilyn Monroe, Janet Jackson and Malcolm X in her performance.

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