The Oba of Benin, Ewuare II has left many shocked as he stepped out in style during a recent social function and danced to the famous dance, Shaku Shaku
The monarch well dressed in his full white traditional regalia with matching cap and beads, danced happily as the guests excitedly cheered during a children party held at his palace
Many have excitedly shared the video which captures a rare moment in the life of the monarch who would stop at nothing to make the children happy
All hail our Royal Majesty. Oba Gha To kpere!
The Shaku Shaku dance is a dance in which the steps are like the steps of a drunk person or someone who has smoked copious amounts of weed. It is done by stretching out the arm and crossing them over each other in front with the legs widened out and launching into a graceful half-galloping
The dance made its first entrance into the wave of Nigerian mainstream circa 2017 with the Nigerian Street Hop sound, propagated by Agege boys like Mr. Real, Slimcase, Obadice and Dammy Krane. While the dance became almost synonymous with Nigerian rapper, Olamide and his 2017 hit, ‘Wo’,