African Dance: 10 Most Popular African Dance Moves


African dance has transformed over the years with African music. The traditional African dance is gradually making way for more modern dance moves. Dance in general is the art of expression with coordinated body movement which aim to serve the purpose of communication. In various parts of the globe, such transformation seem to be the order of the day with some simple and funny dance moves sweeping across the globe like wild fire as seen in the Gangnam Style dance steps.

In Africa, the African dance transformation seem to be spearheaded by the West African countries. Answers Africa brings you 8 of the most famous African dance steps.

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10. Galala Dance

The Galala dance was highly associated with ghetto to the point that it became the official dance in every Nigerian ghetto community. This African dance style was highly promoted by prominent Nigerian acts who happen to be an offspring of the ghetto community. Some of the most popular musicians that are associated with Galala dance include notable acts like Daddy Showkey, African China and Baba Fryo

  • Emmanuel

    The author of this article is obviously a Nigerian. Azonto should have been number 1 and not Alingo. Still love my brothers and sisters of Africa though