What is Krumping?
What is Krumping? K.R.U.M.P (Kingdom Radically Uplifted Mighty Praise) is a dance style with Christian roots/background. It also has connections / links to other dance styles like clowning and bucking.
Krumping usually involves what looks to be physical contact between the dancers. From non participants it can sometimes even look like a fight, however the participants in Krumping understand that Krumping is just a way to release feelings like anger in a positive nonviolent way.
Styles of Krump
Various styles of Krumping include:
â€¢ Goofy: Pioneered by the krump practitioner “Goofy” himself. It is the least aggressive of the krump styles, usually funny and energetic.
â€¢ Beasty: Aggressive, beast-like and powerful. It is similar to bully but more animalistic.
â€¢ Grimy: Dirty, mistreating and “wrong”.
â€¢ Flashy: Using a lot of foot movement and quick sharp, precise and showy moves.
â€¢ Cocky: Stuck up and conceited.
â€¢ Bully :Aggressive and powerful
â€¢ Tricks: Using a combination of moves
â€¢ Fight: Fake fighting.
â€¢ Fast: Quick, fast and energetic movements