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Archive for June, 2015

Betty Rox

Betty Rox originated from Belize in Central America. She is the 3rd Generation of Dancers and Choreographers in her family. Going back to her late cousin Bob Reneau, a renowned Choreographer heading one of the first dance companies in Belize. Her father Steve Reneau was known for creating some of the ,ost creative dances in Belize. At a young age her family migrated to Los Angeles, CA. As she developed her passion for dance she trained in Modern, Jazz, Hip-Hop, African, Dancehall and Soca dance. Betty Rox started her professional dance career at the age of 17, when she choreographed a Cheer-Dance routine for a national “Burger King” commercial. While incorporating her unique style of Clown-Krump dancing in her auditions, she gained the attention of several Choreographers and Directors. Which then gave her the opportunity to work with Choreographers; Fatima Robinson, Frank Gatson, Anthony Burrell, Lisette Bustamante, Shane Sparks, Darrin Henson, and JR Taylor. She is featured in several films, music videos, live performances and tours. Betty Rox then began to focus her attention on pursuing a Choreography career. Her credits include Recording Artist; Jamie Foxx, Rihanna, Keri Hilson, Teairra Mari, and more. Due to her cultural background, she has always gravitated to artist from the Caribbean. She choreographed her first tour for Trinidad native “Ms Triniti” as the opening act for Sean Paul. Since then she has worked with Dancehall artist such as Beenie Man, Mr Vegas, Elephant Man & more. Including some of Belize’s top Punta and Soca artist Lova Boy, Supa G, and Tanya Carter. Betty Rox is currently spreading her love for culture and dance with her energetic “Soca Meets Dancehall” class. Teaching class and workshops around the world blending movements from the Caribbean islands. Also check out her brand new video Dancehall Macarena at http://youtu.be/ZyPtBAmtfYI For more on betty log on to www.BettyRox.com  

Jhene Aiko /Tupac

Today june 16th , marks the 44th birthday of a legend , an icon , a poet , and actor , a musical genius that was way ahead of his time. Tupac Amaru Shakur. So much more can be said all day regarding this artist but today we merge the present and the past with what has to be one of the best tributes that has ever been done to celibrate the life that is Tupac. Today Jhene Aiko released 3 exclusive Photos with her capturing Tupac at his best with past shots of him being personified by her.The shots along with covers of 3 of his songs as well shows the world years after by a generation that is way after Tupac that his music and soul is still very much alive for generations to come. Jhene , was a toddler when Tupac was in his prime and it is amazing that as we at worl-a-music.com say it “Through music, we become one, no matter race, creed or colour ; Music is life and this is a cogent lesson being thought through a current artist of another who has influenced so much in his time and there after. For more on Jhene Aiko’s birthday tribute to Tupac click here.