Author Archives: T Pratt

T Pratt

About T Pratt

Holding it down for the Steppin community since 2006.

Dani’s Top 5 Ways The Steppin Game Has Changed

ChiStepper reached out to one of the greats in the game, Danielle Wordlaw to get her Top 5 ways the Steppin game has changed since she started dancing in 1998 (17 years ago).  Check out what she had to say…

Kenny Lattimore: Heart Stops

Smooth soul crooner Kenny Lattimore is back with a new album titled, “Anatomy Of A Love Song” released two weeks ago on April 14th.  The album features a smooth Steppin record called, “Heart Stops” featured below.  Check it out and…

ChiStepper To Host Rooftop White Party Opener

Chistepper invites you out to the sexiest Steppers party of the summer, as we kick off the official Ultimate White Party Weekend Opener, Friday July 10th, with a penthouse party on the rooftop of the 111 W. Jackson building.  As…

Jonathan McDougald’s Top 5 Favorite Dance Partners

ChiStepper checks in with a relative newcomer to the Steppin game from Raleigh, NC, Jonathan McDougald to get his top 5 favorite people to dance with … In order.  Check him out … Erika Little (Raleigh, NC) Nikisha Nabors (Detroit,…

Raheem DeVaughn: Countdown To Love

Raheem DeVaughn’s new disc, Love Sex Passion was released on Feb 17th, so I’m sure the DJ’s are well aware of the music by now, but as of yet I’ve only heard the single “Queen” played so far.  That leads…

Phoenix Rising: One Step Promotions Weekend Review

One Step Promotions kicked off their second annual Steppin In Colors of Sunset set in Phoenix, Arizona this past weekend at the Crown Plaza hotel in the Metro Center area of Phoenix.  Angie Faine, the president of the group, invited…

WLSC Pioneer Graelin Woodley Passes

It saddened me to see Woodie McNeal’s post that Stepper and World’s Largest Steppers Contest pioneer, Graelin Woodley had passed away.  Graelin, along with Merry Green and Rodney Burke leveraged their careers and business savvy to create the World’s Largest…

Rodney Mack’s Top 5 Favorite Steppers

ChiStepper caught up with Detroit’s heavyweight DJ Rodney Mack to get his top 5 favorite Steppers to watch dance.  Check out his list … 1.  Tyk Myn 2.  Kevin Dockery 3.  Sherry Gordon 4.  Ann Hunter 5.  Pete Frazier Make…

Candace Discusses Atlanta And Performance Anxiety

Strangely, I’ve been writing about this dance long enough to remember when Candace Hinton and her partner Feo were believed to be standoffish and antisocial.  Even stranger, I can remember when they were criticized for being stiff and robotic on…