Liberia: Top 7 Iconic Music Videos Directed By Jackie Russ

Alex Nyenga, alias, Jackie Russ has enjoyed a seven-year stint as a videographer which has put him behind the camera of numerous memorable Liberian music videos, earning him several nominations and awards.

He has again proven himself as a top-notch video director over the past months, which has landed him nominations for the 2021 MTN – Liberian Music Awards (MLMA) for Best Music Videographer and the 2021 Liberian Entertainment Awards (LEA) for Video Director of The Year.

Even if Jackie Russ is not a familiar face, he is definitely a household name who has worked with many top Liberian artists and influential celebrities. One of his unhighlighted gesture is that he gifted Caroline M. Moore, better known as MC Caro with her first ever music video for her song “Bring Our Money Back” in 2018.

Here is a look at the top seven iconic music videos directed by Jackie Russ.

7. Christoph Ft. Margas – Hold Your Polaruh (2016)

“Hold Your Polaruh” was directed by Christoph and filmed by Jackie Russ. The Nyenga brothers collaborated on arguably one of the most trending Liberian songs in 2016. The video shows some pool scenes and other surroundings, but also provides a scenery that frowns on the abuse of men on women.

6. C-Jay – My Vow (2018)

After debuting his career with the hit song “Boss Chick”, C-Jay’s label, Bilikon Entertainment, turned to Jackie Russ to film “My Vow”, another song that quickly rose favorable amongst music lovers.

5. Christoph Ft. Quincy B – Too Talking (2018)

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