Styled by Nigeria’s Bukky Are, House of Versatile Styles, new kid on the block AiRis releases her long awaited video to her hit single, ‘Without You’. The song is produced by Chino Ojunta of C17 Music while the video is produced by Bernard Bonomo and directed by Adam Rush.
“Greatly influenced by Mediterranean, Rock, Pop and African music, AiRis is truly an International Artist. Born in
Cairo, Egypt to a Nigerian Father and an Egyptian mother, AiRis (Asmaa Idrisu) spent her young adult years shuttling between Nigeria, the United Kingdom, and Egypt. In the fall of 2009, AiRis moved to Nigeria to pursue her singing/song writing career and in the spring of 2010 she created AiRis Music, her own record label. In creating her music, AiRis tries to convey her feelings, experiences, and those of others in the words and rhythm of her style. Her style of music is alternative pop and soul music with various cultural influences, specifically African. AiRis has developed a heavy fan base in Africa and has a growing fan base in Europe and North America.
The debut video for AiRis (Without You) was directed by BET’s Hip Hop Award winning director Adam Rush and shot on location in Miami. Adam Rush has directed music videos for internationally acclaimed artists, Young Money, Pitbull, Lil Wayne, Dj Khaled. His recent work “Roger That” ranked #1 on the top 10 countdown for BET’s 106 & Park Countdown. His music video for Dj Khaled was nominated for video of the year BET Hip Hop Awards 08, and his live performance back grounds for, Julieta Venegas, Calle 13, Paramore, Moderatto and others have been an integral part of MTV’s Music Video Awards shows. Adams music video for AiRis will debut at an exclusive industry event in Lagos in June 2010.
AiRis teamed up with Nigerian Producer Chino Ojunta of C17 Music for her debut single “Without you.”
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