Author Archives: T Pratt

T Pratt

About T Pratt

Holding it down for the Steppin community since 2006.

Eric And Dimples Bring Steppin To Aurora

I met Eric around the time of World’s Largest Steppers Contest and I was intrigued by his zeal toward the dance.  I told him we were hosting a party the night before the contest and he immediately arranged to purchase…

Is Steppin Past Its Golden Age?

I often reflect on whether Steppin’s “Golden Age” has passed, or if we are unknowingly experiencing it right now.  Steppin is seemingly more popular than ever, with new Steppin communities sprouting up all over the country.  You can travel to…

Steve Breeze Lists Top 5 Steppin Songs Ever

Legendary DJ Steve “Breeze” adds his list of the top 5 Steppin songs of all time and Barry White makes the list twice.   Do you agree with the Legendary Mr. Brewer? Love Unlimited Orchestra “Stay Please And Make Love To…

2015 Steppin All Star Challenge Participants

ChiStepper.com and Oh So Smooth Radio have partnered with the GDI Heritage Ball to bring you the 2015 “Steppin’ All Star Game.” The week after  NBA All Star weekend, we’ll celebrate our own Steppin’ All Stars in Atlanta. The Steppin’…

Cross Lists Top 5 Steppin’ Songs Ever

ChiStepper reached out to one of the hottest DJ’s in the Steppin game to find out what he considers are the Top 5 Steppers songs of all time.  Now, just to be clear, these are not Cross’ personal favorites, but…

Marcell Russell And Carmen Perform In Chicago

Marcell Russell (formerly of Marcell and The Truth) has been a favorite among Steppers since the release of his now classic record Hopes Too High, which featured hits like “Maybe I’m Not The Man,” “Cold Rain,” “Breathe Love,” and the…

GDI Pres Cheryl Powe Discusses Heritage Ball 2015

We’re praying for great weather this year at the Heritage Ball?  Tell me one change this year that you think Steppers will love the most? Thanks T and to everyone who continues to include us in their prayers. Prayer warriors,…

New Music: Score By JMSN

Check out this dope Steppin record by JMSN called, “Score” on the The Blue Album.  I tested it out in my kitchen, so it’s definitely ready for the dance floor.

Damita’s Homegoing Celebration

Yesterday we laid our dear sister Damita Collins to rest at Tried Stone Baptist Church.  As you might imagine, there were many sad moments, but it was also a celebration of her life.  The church was full of Steppers, who…

Darice Goodwin’s Scary Fight With Cancer

Darice, where to start?  You’ve been on a journey the last couple years.  Last I remembered you were winning dance contests with Swan and dancing pretty regularly.  Then I remember you having a little one and totally disappearing.  Next time…