A2Vt is a refugee afro-pop group based in Burlington, Vermont. Not too long ago, they released a music video for their “You Ma Number 1” single featuring Meax.
A2VT – “You Ma Number 1” music video featuring Meax
“You’re my African, baby. You’re my number one. I won’t let you go, you’re so special. Africa woman, girl, you touch my soul. I swear I don’t lie, you cure my disease with your sexiness. My African queen.” – lyrics
The Jackson Stone-directed audiovisual was filmed on location at North Beach, Oakledge Park, and The Champlain Club in Burlington. Also, additional shots were filmed at Zeno Mountain Farm in Lincoln, VT.
‘You Ma Number 1’ contains a relatable storyline, ear-welcoming vocals, and tuneful melodies. Also, the likable tune possesses rhythmic instrumentation flavored with afro-pop and world elements. Furthermore, “You Ma Number 1” reached the finals at the International Songwriting Competition in the World Music category.
A2VT comprises of Jilib (Somalia), Pogi (Tanzania), Meax (Burundi), Mr. Oli (Tanzania/Congo), King Janja (Congo/Mozambique/Tanzania), and Xclipxe (Nigeria).
For inspiration, the members of A2VT look to major African stars such as Diamond Platnumz and Davido. Also, A2VT writes in English, Swahili, and Maay Maay. Sometimes, a combination they refer to as Swahenglish.
Not too long ago, A2VT released their latest album, entitled, “Twenty Infinity”.
A2VT – “Twenty Infinity” album
We recommend adding A2VT’s “You Ma Number 1” single to your personal playlist. Also, let us know how you feel about it in the comment section below.