Hip Hop International Nigeria was established in 2013.
The Nigerian Hip Hop Dance Championship aka DANCE2USA is the biggest National Crew Hip Hop Dance Championship in Nigeria.
The championship offers Nigerian dancers the opportunity to perform and compete on the international stage .
National qualifications in Nigeria are conducted annually to determine Nigeria’s representative at the World Hip Hop Dance Championship.
The top crew from each category will be selected to represent Nigeria at the World Hip Hop Dance Championship.
This year, top performing dancers and dance crews from prelims held in various Nigerian cities will compete in the finals scheduled for March 2016 in Lagos. The winners from the Final event will qualify to represent Nigeria at the 2016 World Hip Hop Dance Championship in Las Vegas, USA.
This competition gives the opportunity to Nigerian hip hop and street dancers to come together and compete for the chance to represent Nigeria at the World Hip Hop Dance Championship in Las Vegas. This is the only event that qualifies Nigerian Dance Crews, Mega Crews, Poppers, Lockers and All Style Battle dancers to compete in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship.
The World Hip Hop Dance Championship, was founded in 2002 by Hip Hop International who is also the creators and producer of Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crew. Hip Hop International started with only 12 countries competing, today it has grown to become the official International Hip Hop event of the year, with over 40 countries competing.
PARTICIPATING AFFILIATE COUNTRIES
Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Zimbabwe.
The 2016 World Hip Hop Dance Championship will be held in Las Vegas from August 8-13, 2015 and this will be the 3rd time Nigeria will participate in this prestigious event.