It’s not often you see such a uniquely choreographed routine that captures to soul and meaning of one of Bob Marley’s songs and expresses it perfectly through dance. However, this is exactly what Keone and Mari Madrid have done with their performance for Urban Dance Camp. Watch the wonderful dance routine in the video below.
This amazing dance routine really captures the essence of this brilliant Bob Marley classic. Performed and choreographed by husband and wife dance team Keone and Mari Madrid, this performance has reached over 15 million views on YouTube.
Who are they?
The husband and wife dancing sensations are award-winning dancers, choreographers, and directors. Using all of these skills, together they’re able to tell powerfully complex stories through the medium of dance. Their skillset has landed them work in multiple areas of the dance industry including theatre, film, music videos, and of course, viral videos online. The couple have appeared in Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” music video, Disney’s animated short “Us Again” and have worked with a list of huge stars including Ed Sheeran, BTS and Billie Eilish. Below is another wonderfully choreograph routine from the couple.
Urban Dance Camp
Urban Dance Camp (UDC) is an institution for “intensive dance education” and one of the best in the world. They host an annual international workshop that sees some of the best dancers, teachers, and choreographers from around the world participate each year. UDC is located in the heart of Europe in Lörrach, Germany.
Urban Dance Camp have over 2 million subscribers on their YouTube channel and over 470 million views across all their videos hosted on the platform. On their website they say, “The UDC is the perfect event to present your dance skills to a worldwide choreography-oriented audience, to get new inspirations for your own choreographies and opportunities to meet new international partners.