electro-soul artist azekel knocks down stereotypes about hyper-masculinity in his uplifting short film “mental health (chapter 2)”
By Sound Check
April 23, 2018
Electro-Soul singer Azekel follows up the first visual from his forthcoming debut album with his stirring short film, “Mental Health (Chapter 2)”. A deeply resonate visual that shines a spotlight on emotional vulnerability and mental health as a black man.
“Inspired by my personal experience of understanding my mental health and that of others, we wanted to tackle the taboo of mental health within the black community, whilst trying to break down the false preconceptions of hyper-masculinity of black men by showcasing our sensitivity, and the camaraderie between us.”
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