9XO, the international music channel by 9X Media Group, and Sony Music’s Zomba, India's first integrated urban culture brand, bring Hip-Hop pioneer and B-Boying legend ‘Crazy Legs’ of the Rock Steady Crew to India. During his visit from June 25–30, Crazy Legs will promote B-Boying and conduct workshops in Mumbai and Delhi.
Crazy Legs, credited with inventing several dance moves, is all set to thrill the Indian dancers with his debut India tour. The godfather of B-Boying has opened up avenues for aspiring artistes globally and is in India to do the same.
‘Crazy Legs’ is the president of the world’s most respected and long-lasting Hip Hop dance organisation that continues to perform, compete and educate young generations.
Excited about his maiden visit to India with Sony Music’s Zomba, Crazy Legs says, “I’m looking forward to building a sincere and solid relationship with the Hip-Hop scene of India, as well as with its people and culture.”
Luke Kenny, content head, 9XO, said, “We are delighted to partner with Sony Music’s Zomba and bring the ultimate B-Boying expert, ‘Crazy Legs’ to India. B-Boying is one of the most popular youth sub-cultures and at 9XO we are committed to introducing the popular youth sub-cultures and the best of English and international music. We are confident that the B-Boying workshops by ‘Crazy Legs’ will definitely open up many avenues for aspiring artistes in India.”
Bob Omulo, chief editor, Zomba.in added, “Crazy Legs is a legend in his field and it’s our honour to get him here to our country where B-Boying is witnessing a huge growth with more and more people wanting to learn and excel. We plan to get him to meet as many people as possible and conduct workshops and encourage this dance amongst as many people as possible.”
Crazy Legs has won accolades for his choreography for ‘Wyclef Jean’ (nominated for an award for best choreography) and multi-platinum artiste Moby.
To meet Crazy Legs and interact with him, fans and dance enthusiasts can attend workshops in Mumbai and Delhi. Crazy Legs will also be doing a DJ set on June 28, Mumbai, F Bar and Friday June 29, Delhi, F Bar (entry as applicable).
Fans and dance enthusiasts can register for the workshops online starting June 22, on www.zomba.in.