Famous Scotch Whisky brand, Ballantine’s teamed up with house music legend and Producer, Black Coffee for an inspiring short film titled: ‘Black Coffee’s Human Orchestra’. Using Ballantine’s global mantra, ‘Stay True’. This film series sees influences from around the globe as they bring their own story to life, performing innovative, creative and artistic experiments centered around their passions, philosophies and talent.
The latest film, shot in and around Johannesburg (Soweto and Maboneng), illustrates Back Coffee’s passion, creativity and ‘Stay True’ spirit of continuous experimentation with music. The film opens with Black Coffee’s own back-story and beliefs around life, music and creation, before we see him assemble a group of vocalists from across Africa. The climax of the film is an experiment which defines Black Coffee’s ambition as an artist; an impressive feat to deconstruct one of his most famous electronic music productions, ‘Rock My World’, recreating it using only the vocal abilities ofhis 40 strong choir.
Watch this clip to see how amazing it is: