Oladapo Fagbenle (born 12 February 1986), professionally known as Daps, is a Nigerian-born British artist, video director, and former NCAA athlete. He is best known for directing music videos for recording artists such as Migos, Stormzy, Iggy Azalea, Kendrick Lamar, Willie xo, Wizkid, 2 Chainz and Davido .
|Birth name||Oladapo Fagbenle|
|Born||12 February 1986|
Born to Nigerian parents, Daps begun his career within the media industry as a video producer in New York and London. Before this, he played collegiate basketball at Campbell University and Bellarmine University. Daps is also the brother of British actor, O. T. Fagbenle, video producer, Luti Fagbenle, and basketball player Temi Fagbenle. Daps currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
Daps began playing basketball in London, England, where he played for the Westminster Warriors. He then continued his athletic career in the United States where he attended The Master's School in Connecticut for one year. Daps received a scholarship to play basketball at Campbell University in North Carolina where he competed for two years and received his bachelor's degree. Daps then transferred to Bellarmine University where he played basketball for two more years and received his master's degree. Daps is also the older brother of WNBA Minnesota Lynx Centre Temi Fagbenle.
Daps began his video production career in the fall of 2010 and began directing music videos in 2013. In 2016 he directed the video for "Bad and Boujee" which went on to become a US number 1 and generated hundreds of millions of views. The video for the Daps-directed, critically acclaimed "T-Shirt" was released.
|Artist(s)||Song Title||Label||Director||Production Company|
|Iggy Azalea ft. Rita Ora||"Black Widow"||Virgin EMI||Director X / Daps (B-Unit Director)||Luti Media|
|Jordin Sparks ft. 2 Chainz||"Double Tap"||Louder Than Life/Sony Music||Daps||Luti Media|
|Dappy||"Beautiful Me"||All Around The World||Daps||Luti Media|
|Kendrick Lamar||"King Kunta"||Top Dawg Entertainment||Director X / Daps (B-Unit Director)|
|Cris Cab||"Bada Bing"||Island Records||Daps||Luti Media|
|Iggy Azalea||"Team"||Def Jam||Fabien Montique & Daps||Luti Media|
|Niykee Heaton ft. Migos||"Bad Intentions"||Capitol Records||Daps||Luti Media|
|Migos||"Cocoon"||Quality Control Music / 300 Ent.||Daps||Luti Media/Creative Row|
|Quavo ft. Nicki Minaj||"She For Keeps"||Quality Control Music||Daps & Quavo|
|Sneakbo ft. Nyla||"Right Here"||Universal Music||Daps||Luti Media|
|The Shires||"My Universe"||Universal Music||Daps||Luti Media|
|Migos featuring Lil Uzi Vert||"Bad & Boujee"||Quality Control Music / 300 Ent.||Daps||Creative Row|
|Migos||"T-Shirt"||Quality Control Music / 300 Ent.||Daps||Creative Row|
|Stormzy||"Big for Your Boots"||Merky||Daps||Mastermind Productions/Creative Row|
|Migos ft. 2 Chainz||"Deadz"||Quality Control Music / 300 Ent.||Daps||Creative Row|
|Migos||no"||Quality Control Music / 300 Ent.||Daps||Creative Row|
|Wizkid featuring Drake||"Come Closer"||RCA Records/Sony Music||Daps||Creative Row|
|Young Thug||"All the Time"||300 Ent.||Daps||Creative Row|
|Sean Paul ft. Migos||"Body"||Universal Music||Daps||Luti Media/Creative Row|
|Migos featuring Gucci Mane||"Slippery"||Quality Control Music / 300 Ent||Daps||Creative Row|
|Ayo & Teo||"Rolex"||Sony Music||Daps||Luti Media|
|Willie XO||"Kraze "||SBMG||Daps|
|Davido||"Fall"||DMW/Sony Music||Daps||Luti Media/Creative Row|
|Rich the Kid||"Plug Walk"||Rich Forever Music/Interscope Records||Daps|
|Davido||"Like Dat"||DMW/Sony Music||Daps||Creative Row|
|DJ Snake||"Enzo"||UMG Recordings||Daps|
|2 Chainz ft. Migos||"Blue Cheese"||Def Jam Recordings||Daps|
|Lil Baby||"Close Friends"||Quality Control||Daps|
|DaBaby & Lil Baby||"Baby"||Quality Control Music||Daps|
|Lil Uzi Vert||"Sanguine Paradise"||Warner Music Group/Atlantic Records||Daps & Lil Uzi Vert|
- "Daps, The Flex God: Daps". Okay Africa. Retrieved 1 May 2017.
- "Men's basketball: Oladapo Fagbenle". Campbell University. Archived from the original on 27 July 2014. Retrieved 1 July 2014.
- "Jordin Sparks f/ 2 Chainz "Double Tap" (DAPS, dir.)". Video Static. Retrieved 1 March 2016.
- "Fighting Camel statistics". fightingcamel.com. Archived from the original on 23 January 2013. Retrieved 1 June 2017.
- "Oladapo Fagbenle – 2009–10 Men's Basketball". bellarmine.edu. n.d. Retrieved 1 June 2017.
- "Migos' 'Bad and Boujee,' Featuring Lil Uzi Vert, Tops Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
- "Migos Have Already Given Us the Best Music Video of 2017". Vulture. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
- Williams, Aarom (13 February 2020). "Lil Baby's Romantic Paris Vacation Goes South In His Heartbroken 'Close Friends' Video". Uproxx. Retrieved 13 July 2020.