JT and Young Miami of the City Girls tap Missy Elliott to direct the new music video for the Miami duo's Twerkulator single.
July 8, 2021 Watch the new visuals from the Miami-raised rappers. Missy Elliott is considered one of the greatest music video artists of all time. She received the MTV Video Music Awards Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award in 2019. The Supa Dupa Fly album creator is now working behind the camera. Missy Elliott was tapped to direct the new music video for City Girls Twerkulator single. Twerkulator is currently trending at #1 for music on YouTube. Young Miami and JTs latest visual is choreographed by Sean Bankhead with creative direction by Derek Blanks. So far, Twerkulator has peaked at #51 on Billboards Hot 100 chart. City Girls could see a bounce on next weeks rankings. The video has already amassed more than 970,000 YouTube views. Besides releasing a new MV, City Girls also performed Twerkulator at the 2021 BET Awards on June 27. The duo went into the ceremony with a third straight nomination for Best Group but lost to Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak) this year. Young Miami and JTs catalog includes the studio albums Girl Code (2018) and City on Lock (2020). They scored Platinum plaques for the 2019 songs Twerk featuring Cardi B and Act Up. Missy Elliott earned Top 20 entries on the Hot 100 with tracks such as Get Ur Freak On, Work It, and Lose Control featuring Ciara and Fatman Scoop. The Hip Hop icon would regularly work with directors Hype Williams and Dave Meyers for her classic music videos. Posted in