The Bogle is a dance move originating from Kingston, Jamaica. The dance move was engineered and created by Gerald Levy , a reggae dancehall legend. The bogle dance move is more prevalent in reggae dance halls, a popular gathering place for dancing such as a club or ballroom. The Bogle dance move is associated with music in the reggae genre, specifically dancehall music. Original reggae music developed from rocksteady music in the s by the organ shuffle.
Remembering dancer Bogle
Saturday, January 20, Bogle, also known as Mr Wacky, was shot and killed at a St Andrew service station on January 20, We talk about him everyday, he wasn't just a dancer to us. He didn't like guns or violence; even if it is a licensed gun him neva want it near him.
Beenie Man called Bogle "the greatest dancer of all time"  and he is recognised as "part of the foundation and as an icon inside of dancehall culture. As a child in the s he appeared on Louise Bennett 's television show Ring Ding and in the s he danced on the Saturday evening television programme Where It's At , both on the Jamaican Broadcasting Corporation. Bogle was called the "Dancehall Master" and was best known for his dancing. He had the ability to seemingly create dances without effort and his dances would become extremely popular. In the s, Levy created the Bogle dance , the scene's first crossover dance move.
They lean on the subwoofer, chatting and teasing each other in quick-fire patois, as one aunty pours generous measures of white rum and cranberry into plastic cups. Wearing a white vest, slim-cut navy track pants and socks with pool sliders, Boysie pictured above pulls up a plastic chair and watches them while he waits to start his dance class. Despite the national outcry, it remains unsolved. Boysie still lives just a few blocks away from the spot on Lincoln Avenue where he used to rehearse with Bogle. Now fans myself included travel from around the world to learn from Boysie. He tilts his head toward the sun, takes a drag on his spliff and breathes out a dense, O -shaped cloud of weed that lingers in the air.