Incredible Zigi, Inventor of “KUPE” And “PILOLO” Dance Is Taking Ghana To the World.

Amofa Michael known professionally as Incredible Zigi, is a Ghanaian dance artist and choreographer born on 17th October,1994. Specifically, he hails from Achiase, at the Eastern side of Ghana.

Coming up, he was part of groups like Swap Geez, 2tyt Crew, Pipeline Dance Crew, One Spirit Crew, Gbeke Theory Dance Cliq and Gentlemen Dance Crew. Today he owns his own dance group called Afrozig where he trains and educate young ones to be able to make a career out of their talents.

Professionally, he began dancing in 2003 on the streets of Accra. His brother helped him by giving him the opportunity to travel and participate in dance workshops.

People see him to be the best dance artist in Ghana as he is credited to have created the PILOLO dance. Guilty Beatz, a recording producer came up with a music which featured Ghanaians very own Kwesi Arthur and Nigeria’s Mr. Eazi based on his PILOLO dance concepts. It became an instant hit in Ghana and Africa. In most of our social events across the country like wedding ceremonies, birthday parties, people performs to his dance moves.

The KUPE dance was also created by him. American Music Icon, Janet Jackson have fused these dance steps in her choreography and have performed them on her tours and videos. For the first time in Ghana, the KUPE dance was featured on the NBA 2K20 by the game developers Visual Concepts. A Ghanaian – UK- based artist called A- Star also came up with a song called Kupe Dance.

Mostly, he is known on social media for his dance challenges. The dancer has been doing good with his career, gaining recognition from the outside world with a huge fan base. People have the opinion that he has played a major role in making dancing attractive as it continues to climb high in Ghana. Incredible Zigi won the Best Male Dancer award at the GH Entertainment Awards 2013.In 2019, he won the Best Dancer at the Fashion and Lifestyle Awards. He got featured on several articles including the renowned GLOBAL GRIND twice and he has been booked in other countries like Nigeria, Rwanda, Russia and UK Respectively.

Bolt, one of the leading transport companies in the world and Ghana awarded him ambassadorial deal. He has also worked with most of the music star including Guilty Beatz, Becca, Kwesi Arthur, Patoranking, Davido, Stonebwoy, Shattawale and Caspar Nyovest.

Incredible Zigi is indeed on a path of greatness and Ghana needs to help him get there.

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