Today’s Throwback Thursday song just has to be this banger by the legendary twins, Peter and Paul aka. P-Square. This song has everything and just deserves to be here today. The video has amassed 118 million organic views on YouTube.
“Personally” is a song by Nigerian twin and legendary duo P-Square. It was released as the second single from their sixth studio album, Double Trouble (2014). The music video for this hit song was directed by Jude Okoye and Clarence Peters. The video was released on the 21st of June, 2013, and features a cameo appearance from legendary Nollywood star, Osita Iheme.
This song claimed the number 1 spot on MTV Base Africa Official Naija Top 10 Chart from August 10 through August 22, 2013.
P-Square paid tribute to the late icon, Michael Jackson, who inspired them to be what they are and even dare dream to be stars. The music video was dedicated to the iconic figure, adding,
He lives on and inspires us Personally.
In a thank you video to the duo, Jermaine Jackson said,
It’s not everyday that a phenomenal band comes along…..Psquare, they are absolutely sensational with the showmanship, the singing, the dancing.
“Personally” earned P-Square a nomination for Best International Performance at the 2013 Soul Train Music Awards.It was nominated for Song of the Year at the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards. The music video for “Personally” was nominated for Best Music Video of the Year at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. The music video was also nominated for Most Gifted Dance at the 2014 Channel O Music Video Awards.
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