On June 5, 2020, Nigerian singer and the man behind global anthem, ‘Love Nwantiti (Remix)’ released his self-directed seven-minute short film, ‘Alien.’ The film is also co-directed by Makhere Thekiso.
An African extra-terrestrial love story.” It has now become clear that the film tells the story of a forbidden love affair with an alien love interest that seemingly begins as a one-night stand. Hence why ‘DTF,’ song about a one-night stand plays in the first act.
Despite CKay’s character having a girlfriend, he fell in love with the alien woman, damning what anyone says to hell. Nuerki Norte plays the alien love interest while Titilope Adesanya plays the human girlfriend.
The cover art for Ckay The First is a part of that story. When you look closely, you see a spaceship and some weird things, but they all have a meaning. As a kid, CKay was into sci-fi and has some interesting theories about extra-terrestrial existence and aliens.
Ckay‘s video for ‘Love Nwantiti’ has also hit one million views on YouTube.
You can watch the video below;