DANCEJA AWARDS 2011

DanceJa would like to use this opportunity to acknowledge all the Jamaican Dancehall Dancers for the wonderful work they have done to strengthen the art of dancehall dancing. It is important that we recognize persons who have contributed significantly to this phenomenal cultural expression and therefore we decided to analyze the dancehall dance industry in order to determine suitable nominees for different categories relating to dance.

DANCEJA AWARD 2011
12 NOMINATION CATEGORIES (5 Individual Winners, 7 group awards)
ONLY 4 NOMINEES PER CATEGORY

1. Choreographer of the Year: [Maria Hitchins, Latonya Style, Conray Richards, Orville Hall]
2. New Dance Group of the Year: [Freshh Kidds, Cautiion, Hatta Vibes, Supreme Blazers, Ghetto Legacy]
3. New Male Dancer of the Year: [Shakespear, OuttaSpace, Peter Neat, Nicky Choice]
4. New Female Dancer of the Year: [Sherene, Kayann, Monique, Nardi]
5. Best Dressed Dance Group: [Chekkazz, Akademiks, Ravas Clavas, Boasey Squad]
6. Dance Move: [Splice, Now You See Me Now You Don’t, Rifical, Bucky Bounce]
7. Best Online Promo Videos: [Overload Skankaz, Ghetto Legacy, Akademiks, White Out]
8. Best Dance Group (Stage Performance): [Shady Squad, Untouchables, Dance Xpressionz, Elite Team]
9. Male Dance Group of the Year (In the Streets): [Cullo Squad, M.O.B, Akademiks, Elite Team]
10. Female Dance Group of the Year (In the Streets): [Dance Xpressionz, First Class, Vibe Ihatas, Pick 3]
11. Outstanding Male Dancer: [Famous, Andre, Shelly Belly, Raddy Rich]
12. Outstanding Female Dancer: (Latesha, Aneika Headtop, Stacey Xpressionz, Weezy)

 

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