Afrobeats/hip-hop artist Ayoinmotion collaborated with two of the most talented choreographers in the country to create this addictive, super high energy video for “Peculiar Mess” (Judith McCarty– worked with Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Davido, + J Lyn Thomas- founder of Afrobeats Dance NYC). Including a crew of friends and some of their youngest students, the visual is an intoxicating combination of dance moves throughout iconic New York City backdrops.The video trended in parts of Asia last week gaining 5000 plays in the span of two hours!
Music/fashion blog Lost Culture says the video “captures the very heartbeat of the city,” and Ayo adds, “Peculiar Mess is for all of us to dance and feel the greatest of vibes, with no apologies!” So far viewers have agreed and shown support with a storm of social media shares, and the track has been picked up by a couple major afrobeats playlists on Spotify!
Ayoinmotion is a relentlessly energetic afrobeats/hip hop artist with a history of activism to boot. His music is featured in Huffington Post, Afropunk, Okayafrica and more. He has performed alongside major acts including Davido, Talib Kweli, Gyptian and he was recently hailed by Essence Magazine as “a dynamic performer who creates unforgettable music that leaves a lasting impression on any audience.” This Fall he’ll perform at The Bronx Museum as part of Carnegie Hall’s esteemed Neighborhood Concert series, and headline National Sawdust in Brooklyn as well. Listen to more of his music onSpotify and keep up to date with announcements via his Instagram.