Category: CULTURE

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…

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…

Q’s Top 5 Dance Partner’s

While we had Q Wilson on the phone, we couldn’t resist asking who her Top 5 favorite people to Step with were.  Check out the list, and please excuse Cheryl Sykes photo bomb in the background (lol) … Q’s Top…

Candace’s Top 5 Steppin DJ’s

Flint Michigan’s Heavy Hittin’ Stepper Candace Hinton lists her Top 5 DJ’s in order … 1.  DJ Shorty Smooth 2.  DJ Raven 3.  DJ Mellow Khris 4.  DJ Amy (Lansing Michigan) 5.  DJ Calvin