Nigerian b-boy music in videos

Today, I’m going to share with you some mixed tapes for break dancing from Nigerian artists. But before doing so, if you don’t know yet the general origins of b-boy music and dance themselves, just have a read at these articles  http://www.globaldarkness.com/articles/history%20of%20breaking.htm http://breakdancingninja.com/bboy_history.html In Nigeria, Hip-hop music and dance only began to gain popularity in …

2016 Juste Debout world hip hop dance championships

If you have missed this year's Juste Debout world hip hop all styles dances (now generally held in March each year), don't worry! You can catch up the finals right now! For those who still don't know what 'Juste Debout' dance championships are about, check out this article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juste_Debout Here are few videos I took …

Funky merry christmas wishes to you all in music and dance!

I would like to send you all my warmest season greetings and wish you happy Christmas holidays...in music and dance, of course! So, let's start dancing boogie, breaking, locking or whatever you like on these lovely soul, funk and old-school hip hop Christmas soundtracks: If you want to hear full songs of old and modern …

A bit of old school breakdance styles from the 80s in Limerick, Ireland

This is going to be a short post about a nice article recently published by Rte.ie on the following topic: 'the beginnings of break dancing in Limerick, Ireland in 1984'. I hope you will enjoy the video and little summary! http://www.rte.ie/archives/2014/1219/667988-break-dancing-limerick-1984/

B-Xtreme break dance crew live performance at Bray Summerfest 2014

As you can see from the below picture, Bray Summer Festival lines up lots of cool acts for both adults and children. If you haven't made it this weekend, don't worry as it will still continue until the start of August 2014! I have had the pleasure to attend the B-Xtreme high-energy acrobatic interactive break …

Street Dance films starring children or teenagers worth watching!

I usually post videos or films starring adults but I discovered two nice street dance films showcasing children's talents. As you know, most professional dancers start at young age, so don't dismiss their skills! I have included the full film videos in this post. So have a read at the plots and enjoy watching! The …

UDO World Streetdance Championships 2014: Irish selections

This post is for those who want watch your performance or have missed the event and want to catch up with what has happened at it! At these streetdance championships, all hip hop dance styles were showcased, i.e New Style Hip Hop, Locking, Popping, Krumping, Locking, Breaking, House, in solos, duos and battles divided by …

“Step Up 5” aka “Step Up All In” upcoming film and its soundtrack (year 2014)

Hello my dance fans! Here is the film we have all been waiting for and it's finally coming out this summer 🙂 ! If you'd like to watch film trailers and know a bit more about the cast, check out this article below: http://teaser-trailer.com/movie/step-up-5/ Finally, please keep in mind that release dates will vary from …

2014 Juste Debout World Hip Hop Dance Championships (selections and finals) new collaborations – event pictures and videos

Juste Debout ("just upright") is an international and annual dance competition founded in 2001 by Bruce Soné in France which focuses on street dance styles. The four main categories are hip hop new style, house, locking and popping. They have also being welcoming experimental dances since few years. This year, Juste Debout has also organised …

Jane Shortall Christmas Dance Fusion in videos

If you have missed or would like to see few video recordings of the Christmas JSD Fusion, here they come! The MC & Judges Matthew Williamson and Tobi Omoteso have been judging the freestyle hip hop and breakdance battle at Andrews Lane Theatre, Dublin 2 on Thursday 19th December 2013. Jane Shortall together with Matthew …