AVJ Records Presents: Crucifix’s Road To Chernobyl (Ep. 5)

By BallerStatus Staff   /   Published 02/20/13

Multilingual, Africa-raised rapper Crucifix has unleashed a brand new single, entitled "Chernobyl" ... but what's the story behind it and it's title?

In support of the single, the AVJ Records signee filmed a filmed a 7-episode documentary, dubbed "Road To Chernobyl", chronicling the journey leading to the song, which comes to fruition with a trip into the radioactive dead zone of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the Ukraine (today a ghost town), where he actually filmed its music video.

BallerStatus.com has been premiering all seven clips of the series over the next several weeks, and this is #5. In the clip, dubbed "The Cold Hard Truth," Geiger counters go off as Crucifix and his team venture deep into the Dead Zone of Chernobyl, facing levels of radiation up to 800 times normal. But as they tread through the eerie and abandoned town of Pripyat, it's not just the radiation that hits them, but the cold hard truth about what really took place on the contaminated ground beneath their feet. The soul of this mysterious ghost town comes alive... and everyone realizes, they won't return home the same.

The webisodes are the story of the journey to get to dangerous site, shoot the video, and return home. It takes him through 5 countries. Watch the clip, and keep it locked right here to follow the powerful series.

For more about Crucifix, visit his official website at CrucifixMusic.com, or follow him at @CrucifixMusic on Twitter and Facebook.com/CrucifixMusic.