For some of us who love to dance, we can only do the trendiest moves in our heads. That can be annoying – because who wouldn’t want to slay the “Legwork” at a party or pull of “Tesumole” while friends cheer from behind? I know I would.
Thankfully, there is hope. These professional dancers will help you become a better dancer (if you try), and allow you to witness the best dance styles to ever evolve from African pop culture.
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This New York City raised dancer has moves that will leave you in awe. Nneka Irobunda is blessed with stellar and versatile moves and she displays them on her Youtube channel that you definitely need to check out.
The seasoned dancer incorporates aspects of ballet, hip hop, and modern West African Dance in her dance style. And she does all of this while wearing heels to the surprise of her audience and learners who cheer from the background! Just press play and witness the sheer talent and star power that Nneka exudes while rocking a smile.
Iziegbe ‘Izzy’ Odigie
Iziegbe ‘Izzy’ Odigie is another powerhouse dancer who has apparently mastered her craft. Odigie’s acrobatic dance moves shot her to limelight in 2017, and since then she has captivated many with her electrifying dance videos on Youtube.
She has choreographed for various stars of African descent including Jidenna, Mr. Eazi, Davido, Rema, Fireboy DML, and Yemi Alade. She now teaches dance classes and mentors many around the world. Subscribe to Iziegbe ‘Izzy’ Odigie Youtube channel to keep up with her dance videos.
This fiery dancer never fails to pay homage to the legendary Michael Jackson. Born in a musically inclined household, Meka Oku has grown to establish his crew of dancers and learners who live for the culture. His interesting blend of afrobeat and dancehall has led him to work with several stars including Davido and Selebobo. Subscribe to his channel to watch electrifying dance videos and perhaps learn from them.
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Chop Daily is the channel to be for people in search of a community of dancers who love what they do. From Legwork to the more recent Tesumole, the dancers of Chop Daily break down complex dances with easy-to-follow tutorial videos. Check out Chop Daily on Youtube to learn those dance steps you’ve been yearning to learn for ages!
ObaaHemaaa is a young stylish lady who shares content in the form of dance videos, dance tutorials, and vlogs. She also teaches beauty tips on her Youtube channel. ObaaHemaaa has a fun personality that complements her easy-to-follow dance tutorials. And her channel covers all the popular Nigerian and African dances that are in vogue. Press play to enjoy ObaaHemaa’s artistry.
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