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Monday, December 2, 2013

Twin of Twins Unveil Positive Twist In 'Up Wid Di Money' Video

Dancehall entertainers and  comedic duo Twin of Twins last weekend premiered the official video for the much publicized 'Up Wid Di Money' single to rave reviews.

The video a sixteen minutes short film sees the duo confronting  the issues faced by marginalized inner city youths and the daily perils they face in their quest to survive the urban streets of Kingston, Jamaica.  

With a star-studded cast comprising international superstar Demarco alongside local celebs Ninja Man, I-Octane and Mr. Lexx the video is set against the background of one man's struggle to meet the daily needs of himself and his family faced with only two options.

Despite the obvious element of comedy with witty lines such as "hey gyal yuh tun promoter... yah put on show ah weh yuh want man fi duh stay home like front door... man haffi inna the streets like the white line" a response given by one of the Twins after being verbally scolded by his supposed baby-mother for the lack of support. There is a twist with a positive message at the end highlighting several statistics regarding the Jamaican work force, prison system and why youths sometimes deviate from the straight and narrow into a life of crime and violence.

The single 'Up Wid The Money' is produced by noted radio jock Dj Smurf and is features on the Head Phone Riddim now available via iTunes and other digital platforms.