The reigning Roil Bulawayo Arts Award male model of the year Ben Chest says the accolade afforded him a historic moment as recently he had an opportunity to feature in Jah Prayzah’s latest video, Sadza nemuriwo.
The music video also features Iyasa.
Ben Chest says: “I’m positive that Jah Prayzah invited me to work with him on the video of his latest offering Sadza nemuriwo after the Roil BAA award made me one of the lovely people to feature on the video.”
Ben Chest played the role of Jah Prayzah’s brother in a lobola ceremony on the video and he admits that Jah Prayzah is exceptionally talented and willing to help other models reach his level of success.
The model also highlighted that he and Jah Prayzah used to communicate before there were even plans for shooting the video.
However, this time around Ben Chest says, “Despite us talking in the past months, this time around he called me and said, ‘My guy, let’s work on this project together’”.
When asked about the highlights of his conversation with Jah Prayzah on the video shoot Ben Chest said: “We talked about international partnership and also collaborations with other artistes from Harare so as to hook Bulawayo up with the bigger world of art.”
Jah Prayzah’s new hit single that had this week garnered 470 000 views on YouTube Channel was shot and directed by Vusumuzi “Vusa Blaqs” Hlatshwayo.