Syncopated Ladies – Tap Dance Revival

After seeing Maurice Hines’ Tappin’ Thru Life, I wondered what happened to all the black tap dancing hoofers. We know of the legendary Nicholas and Hines brothers. Was tap dancing a lost art form within the black community? Enter Chloe Arnold, founder of Syncopated Ladies. Syncopated Ladies are the beautiful and talented ladies that you know from their Beyoncé’s Formation tribute. They’ve performed on Good Morning America and around the world. Now they are at it again. In the video below, their Prince tribute to When Doves Cry is sultry perfection worthy of the Purple One. It has social media wondering if they will be featured at the Prince tribute at the BET Awards.

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