“Diamonds get their character from the African Woman” – Ghanaian Star Becca releases music video for her track – “African Woman”

Posted on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:55 PM

By BellaNaija.com

After a short interlude, Ghanaian music star, Becca has released a brand new music video. The video is for her track “African Woman” and as you probably guessed from the title, it is a melodic ode to the strength and character of the “African Woman”. The song is the third single from her forthcoming sophomore album.

The video starts off with a quote “Diamonds get their character from the African Woman” and then transitions into scenes featuring Becca surrounded by lush landscape interspersed with scenes featuring a young girl facing various challenges in her village.

Great song, powerful video.

The video was directed by Samad Davis for the Davis Media Group.

Side Note: Ghana is beautiful! The landscape in the video is breathtaking…

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  • 29 Comments on ““Diamonds get their character from the African Woman” – Ghanaian Star Becca releases music video for her track – “African Woman””

    • OgheneElo March 2, 2011 at 7:18 PM

      Omg, this is soo beautiful!!!! Why are there no comments?

      • Lillian March 2, 2011 at 7:26 PM

        Maybe because it’s not about Nigeria/Nigerians i guess…LMaoooo… Good job Becca. I’m a proud AFRCAN woman.

      • Zina March 2, 2011 at 8:17 PM

        Cos People are in Traffic in Nigerian, and on Lunch Break in the US. No idea what UK’s are doing. ;)

    • Elpee March 2, 2011 at 8:06 PM

      I haven’t watched the video yet but the initial caption about Diamonds getting their character from the African woman makes m go wow. A reasonable artist. And the screen shot looks nice. Looking forward to watchin it.

      This will be the first African music video I’ll watch in 3 mths. I got tired of the sameness and unimaginative videos

    • partyrider March 2, 2011 at 8:07 PM

      this is beautiful..love the “africaness” of the video..and she has a lovely voice too..
      keeping work Miss

    • dlapikin March 2, 2011 at 8:09 PM

      I’ve been a fan of Becca for ever!!

    • someborry March 2, 2011 at 8:09 PM

      lol@ lillian… maybe
      i like the video :)

    • loretta .o. March 2, 2011 at 8:31 PM

      beautiful woman…..beautiful voice

    • prism of an immigrant March 2, 2011 at 8:32 PM

      An artist that can actually sing, wow, so refreshing. I like the traditional elements in the video.


    • F March 2, 2011 at 8:48 PM

      I love the song, very soothing, easy listening and the video-genuinine and not over done!Definitely highlight more of these type of artistes BellaNaija.

    • Lady Mass March 2, 2011 at 8:49 PM

      Nice song…love it….she sing so beautifully…

    • dammy March 2, 2011 at 9:09 PM

      absolutely beautiful love it

    • Jade March 2, 2011 at 10:00 PM

      Absolutely second that comment.

    • mzdiva March 2, 2011 at 10:43 PM

      Nice music video. Not sure about the ‘Grace Jones hightop’ inspired hairstyle. Speaking of hair anyone seen Chris Brown’s new blond hair?

      • pamhe March 2, 2011 at 11:37 PM

        I have o my dear…sisqo has been reborn!……taller and finer tho…LOL!

    • MissMe March 2, 2011 at 11:23 PM

      I love her voice, very soulful, I don’t know what she’s saying half the time, but it’s just so beautiful

    • pamhe March 2, 2011 at 11:42 PM

      @Mz diva…I have o my dear…sisqo has been reborn!……taller and finer tho…LOL! love that child

    • moi March 2, 2011 at 11:59 PM

      nice voice, pretty girl, LOVE the hair, looks like keefee!
      not to keen on the song though :-D

    • El Bee March 3, 2011 at 5:52 AM

      Very refreshing voice! Now I gotta get one of my Ghanaian friends to translate it lol

    • fokasibe March 3, 2011 at 8:52 AM

      Refreshing video! Noice song! I likey!

    • Oma March 3, 2011 at 9:06 AM

      hmmm..thanks for this song becca.
      The beauty of an African woman can never be over- explored.

    • LYNN March 3, 2011 at 1:01 PM

      I love this its so luvly…Go Girl BECCA

    • Alubidi March 3, 2011 at 6:03 PM

      The video quality is great, looks good. Her hair is something else. but works for her…it’s so 80s. Good drum beats, nice voice. 9/10, beyonce should do a remix~

    • eleven March 3, 2011 at 7:19 PM

      No discrimination here.. Cos i love this..keep t up becca!


    • esi March 3, 2011 at 11:20 PM

      Love Becca! She’s so refreshing to hear

    • Tina Ike March 4, 2011 at 12:52 AM

      Refreshing , love the new theme as we are paying homage to the African Woman, beauty and brains! beautiful voice and video. Great job Becca. Keep it up.

    • NNENNE March 4, 2011 at 3:58 AM

      Becca is indeed a beautiful Afican woman. Good job!

    • Raphael Erzuah March 19, 2011 at 2:00 PM

      indeed you are real African beauty.love the song so much!!Ghanaian s are so proud of you!!

    • Nii April 25, 2011 at 10:10 PM

      Shez wondaful..N the Kann of memories it bring 2 ma thought?Onli God can tel..GOD BLES U BECCA and keep da gud work up!!