Ghana

KPANLOGO- GHANA

Renowned for being “sexually suggestive” is a West African dance form known as Kpanlogo. This highly “sexual” style of dancing is said to have originated from Accra, the most populated as well as the capital city of Ghana. Apparently, this dance style was developed (like several other African dances) from a musical genre that was […]

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AZONTO- GHANA

Azonto (when literally translated means wayward girls) is a dance form belonging to West Africa. Considered to be “communicative” this dance style is said to have originated from Ghana. It is said to have been created from a traditional “Ghanian” dance style known as “Kpanlogo”.  In addition, the basic moves of this dance revolves around […]

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ADOWA DANCE- GHANA

Performed mainly during funerals, festivals, and social gatherings by an African tribal community known as “Ashanti” is a dance form called Adowa. This “tribal” dance is said to have originated in Ghana in the “Ashanti region” located in the southern part of the country. Furthermore, this dance performed mainly by a female who is called […]

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BORBORBOR- GHANA

Belonging to a community in Africa known as “Ewedome” is a dance style known as Borborbor. This “tribal” dance is said to have originated from the mid Volta region in Ghana. This dance is generally performed during “festive” occasions. In addition, this dance style essentially consists of music that involves the use of “drums”. Furthermore, […]

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