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Makassa dance

Filmed with the help of an Abidjan flashmob, this video from Ivorian rap group Tour 2 Garde offers a new dance, Makassa. Fun video and a banging tune with great production. Enjoy your weekend.

azonto dance in Ghana

A derivative of the Apaa dance of the Ga ethnic group in Ghana, Azonto has recently blown up on the world stage. It is a dance based on simple footwork and creative gesturing. You may find yourself miming a phone call, boxing someone, or even washing your clothes -- all while getting down to the [...]

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