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Top Ten Most Popular Nigerian Dance Styles And Their Originators (See Photos)

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To get a hit song is no joke. The chance to get a Hit song is increased if a dance step comes with it.Here are the Top ten most popular and widely accepted dance steps in. and their originator ( Artist).In no particular order1) Azonto( Wizkid)

Though azonto was created in Ghana .Wizkid popularized it.Then the Dance went viral.The dance also had a kind of beat.which went viral has well. Azonto.Azonto.Some pple had a 2 1 in Azonto dance wen it came out then.Nollywood didnt slack as they released Azonto babes part 1- 4.Many other artistes released azonto themed Songs afterwards.2) Galala()
Many have credited as The Galala Creator .Some say its Father U turn .However,one thing we know is that it is synonymous with Reggae Music..3) SuO ( Danfo drivers/Marvelous Benji)
Remember SU0.Many claim it was Created by Marvelous benji but i remember in Danfo drivers song where They said ” I am a Danfo driver , SUO,sebi u be danfo ..4) Yahooze ( Olu Maintain )
If i hammer,first thing na..Dat one is left for u to decide but Olu maintain yahooze was a mega hit as it came with the Yahooze dance. Oya karmakazee on d Kentro level .5) Alanta ( ArtQuake)
Open your eyes as if you wan..ArtQuake came thru with which became a hit and got many people behaving like possessed.. lol let me stop here

6) Skelewu ( Davido)

 Davido Skelewu became a Mega hit .He shot 2 videos for the additive song which also came with a dance. however,Dammy krane laid claim as Many critics claimed it resembled d artist Gbetiti dance.. Skelewu was d known one sha..7) Kukere ( Iyanya)
After doing RnB and i love you baby ,i like u songs in his first album and he didnt blow.Iyanya had to do something . Kukere clicked the right buttons and launched the which is a dance from where he hails from..Though another artist released etighi,iyanya kukere is d most recognized.8) Sekem ( Mc galaxy)
one hand for your waist ..This was one of d favourite songs of .MC Galaxy a$$isted by Tspize d producer made d song a hit and the dance went viral.9) Bobo ( Djenimoney/Olamide)
Talo fa Bobo. maker Olamide made a Ma$$ive hit from The Song Shakititi bobo which came with a nice dance.The dance went viral after .Though an upcoming artiste claimed Olamide stole his own Yobo dance.Bobo is still d most popular and accepted..10) Shoki ( Lil kesh / Orezi)
Shoki.shoki is one of the most danced dance style in . Be like say it goes with every song.The originator is disputed. But The battle is between Lil Kesh and Orezi..Notable mentionsAlingo by Psquare
Makossa by Awilo longomba
Awor By Kcee,Harrysong,iyanya
ijo Oloti- Omo Akin
Gangnam style

Which is Your Favourite and the one you are good at

Compiled and written by Iamsynord


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Comments (14)
  1. Jeremiah

    16th July 2015 at 3:14 am

    For ur info, yahooze was first danced in a music video by dbanj (why me), olu maintain only modernized the dance. But it was d banj dat brought up the rudiments

  2. dammy

    16th July 2015 at 4:09 am

    shakiti bobo

  3. md

    16th July 2015 at 4:28 am


  4. isaac

    16th July 2015 at 6:19 am

    shoki was created by dre san!

  5. don mos

    16th July 2015 at 6:31 am

    Your comment…shoki first dance by dresan

  6. banji4real

    16th July 2015 at 6:39 am

    Your comment…what of awilo logoba

  7. fuzzy

    16th July 2015 at 7:02 am

    wizkid no popularize anitin.shey im dance 4 d video

  8. 4tunate

    16th July 2015 at 12:20 pm

    Bobo dance…

  9. twisted soul

    16th July 2015 at 12:45 pm

    Alanta By Alanta himsef not Artquake(artwack)

  10. O'dany

    16th July 2015 at 1:26 pm

    Gurusloaded! U wan tell me u no know say na dre san get shoki, it’s jst dat he danced it with handkerchief while lil kesh help us to make it easy wit using only d hands

  11. yunduck

    16th July 2015 at 5:11 pm

    azonto no be wizkid oooo na Ghanaians get am and na fuzz ODG

  12. yunq solace

    16th July 2015 at 5:35 pm

    Your comment…mtcheeew…nonsense,dre San kor.yhu quyz dunno anythinq @ all,na lil kesh get shoki dance even orezi copy am nii

  13. snab

    16th July 2015 at 8:11 pm

    alanta by raymond king nd shoki na dre san

  14. erf it.....tere dance

    19th July 2015 at 7:57 am

    Shoki dance na by dre san o


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