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This week’s Who Is….
Who: Oladapo Fagbenle – aka Daps
What: British artist, video director, cinematographer and former NCAA athlete
Born: February 12, 1986
Where: Lagos, Nigeria, currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
British-Nigerian director of Migos’ “Bad and Boujee,” “T-Shirt” and Wizkid’s latest, “Come Closer.” Daps, who spent much of his childhood in London, also directed the latest video (“Big for Your Boots”) for rising grime star Stormzy. Daps is also the brother of British actor, O. T. Fagbenle, and video producer, Luti Fagbenle. Daps currently resides in Los Angeles, California. He defied contemporary constraints with his video for Migos’ “T-Shirt.” Inspired by The Revenant, the wintery, fur-laden video now has nearly 68 million views on YouTube. He began his video production career in the fall of 2010 and began directing music videos in 2013.