WATCH: Lil Buck & Jon Boogz Will Blow Your Mind in this Haunting Video

Sound bites from news coverage of the horrific shootings that have shaken the U.S. in past months play over a two-dimensional, impressionist image: two men, sitting on a couch watching television (think Van Gogh, but if he were painting in the 21st century). As the camera pans closer to the men’s faces, they become recognizable: dancer-choreographersMore »

Sparks Fly Between Jared Grimes and Lil Buck

The latest example of dance fusion took place last weekend at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Two stars from different firmaments of the dance world collided: tapper Jared Grimes and Memphis jooker Charles “Lil Buck” Riley. The evening, called “Spaces,” was led by Wynton Marsalis, artistic director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Of course, itMore »

Lil Buck is Taking Over

First it was Yo-Yo Ma. Then it was New York City Ballet. Now, it’s Wynton Marsalis.   It seems the whole world wants to collaborate with Lil Buck. This morning, viewers of CBS’s This Morning were treated to a clip of the Memphis jooker dancing alongside Marsalis’ trumpet playing. Take a peek:  

Hey, Mainstream Media. Here’s the Right Way to Feature Dance.

At this point, I don’t think we can bear to see another botched ballet video. How many times do non-dancers have to don pointe shoes or a leotard and prance around for popular outlets like Vogue Spain and Vanity Fair? (No, Kendall Jenner, we don’t think you’re owning those pointe shoes. And Elle Fanning? We don’t want you to showMore »