The rise of Gengetone as also lead to the rise of video vixens as prominent features in the industry. After all the formula that is consistently being used (because it works – fans are happy) in the genre is songs about partying with a performance by the main stars and girls moving their lower halves seductively in the music videos.
But the challenge with this as you would have guessed it is that sometimes these girls feel they are put in tricky situations because of their occupation. Women have testified that they constantly encounter sexual advances when they are on the job because of the nature of their profession. And that is exactly what it is, it is a profession.
We sat down with a couple of artists, directors and video vixens from all walks of life to find out how these girls are found so that they appear in the music videos, and what are some of the challenges they face.