Category: CULTURE

Angela “Coko” Hardnett is Making Moves in San Antonio

Coko, you live in D.C., but you’re promoting Steppin in San Antonio. How did this happen? I actually live in San Antonio, but work in the DMV as a Government Contractor. And have owned Coko Productions for over 20 years….

Author J. E. Harris Debuts Novel “When You Step”

Hi J. E., congratulations on your book “When You Step,” is this your first novel? Thanks so much for the congrats, Terrance. Yes, When You Step is my first novel. How long did it take you to write the book? …

The Makings of “Salsa” Tina Melendrez

Tina, you’ve been Steppin for a while now.  I think ChiStepper gave you the nickname Salsa Tina. [Laughing] Do we get the credit for that Nickname? [Laughing] Yes you do. Everyone would ask which Tina?  Just made it easier to…

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…

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,…

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…

Top 5 Heritage Ball Photo Bombs

Watch your back in these streets, because you will get photo bombed.  ChiStepper found the 5 funniest photo bombs from the 2015 GDI Heritage Ball Weekend. Looks like Big Slim has something to say about this picture! Patrice got the…

Martha’s Top 5 National Steppin Weekends

Cali’s socialite diva Martha Stephens makes her way around the nation attending some of Steppin’s hottest events, so ChiStepper reached out to her to see what her Top 5 favorite national weekends were … IN ORDER! 1. Harlem Nights (Pomona,…

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…