Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Afro Global Dance Fads

Numerous dance fads exist among the young Afro-descendants, from North America to South America, and Africa. The creativity displayed in these dance are limitless. A lot are theme dances like the Crank dances and Coupé-Décalé , which tries to emulate the object, situation, event, or individuals. Some bring new meaning to dirty dancing.

Stickin and Rollin most recent dance from the USA

The Crank Dances from the USA

Crank the Peter Pan

Kuduro from Angola, the Tchiriri group dance craze

Artist Costuleta from Angola, with one leg(symbol of the Angolan civil war) He tears it up. Kudos!

Kuduro, freestyle dance from Angola

Coupé-Décalé from Ivory Coast

Coupé-Décalé from Ivory Coast

Coupé-Décalé from Ivory Coast

Choque/Choke dance from Colombia brings new meaning to dirty dancing on a Reggaeton beat

Ndombolo from Congo

Latest from Congo the Kisanoladance