“8 Bars and A Clef,” which chronicles the rise to grace of a talented act. It is set to offer love, drama, tears and great music as the movie follows the struggles of a young rapper  who battles a learning disability, a dysfunctional home, and betrayal to make it in the Nigerian music industry.


The movie has as its lead character the multi-talented alternative music act Ibukun (IBK) SpaceshipBoi, with the iconic Ade Bantu who makes a debut into Nollywood.

“8 Bars and A Clef also stars Bimbo Akintola, Wale Ojo, Linda Ejiofor and Kehinde Bankole. It is produced and directed by Chioma Onyenwe for Raconteur Productions and was first screened at AFRIFF in November 2015.

It is scheduled to hit cinemas this June.

Watch a steamy scene from the upcoming movie