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Keenan Cooks



I am posting a string of videos this week that I am calling the “Basement Series”. Which consist of my choreography performed by 3 amazing women. Next up in the #BasementSeries is @makia_chantel , dancing to ”Dirrty” by @xtina ft. @redmangilla 
Shot & edited by @zurisaddaicjr 
@basementofnoho .
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#ChristinaAguilera #Xtina #Dirrty #Stripped #Redman #Dirty #FemaleDancer #Choreography #Dance #Sexy #BasementNoho #BasementSeries #BlackGirlsRock #DenimShorts #Losangeles #Oil #BabyOil #DancersOfInstagram #KeenanCooks Throwing it back to my first time shooting with @sydneynoblephoto. Still one of my favorite shoots! 🙌🏾
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#Wbw #WaybackWednesday #MensFashion #Denim #Adidas #ZaraMen #Zara #TopMan #Aldo #Glasses #Blue #Lifestyle #DTLA #Downtown #LosAngeles #Melanin #KeenanCooks I am posting a string of videos this week that I am calling the “Basement Series”. Which consist of my choreography performed by 3 amazing women. Next up in the #BasementSeries is @_de_la , dancing to “No Limit” by @g_eazy ft. @AsapRocky & @iamcardib 
Shot & edited by @kendawg_ 
@basementofnoho .
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#Geazy #AsapRocky #AsapMob #CardiB #BardiGang #NoLimit #BodakYellow #BasementSeries #BasementNoho #Choreography #Dance #DancersOfInstagram #DanceVideo #Losangeles #LA #NYtoLa #FemaleDancer #Hair #Rap #Billboard #HipHop #KeenanCooks I am posting a string of videos this week that I am calling the “Basement Series”. Which consist of my choreography performed by 3 amazing women. First up @kerryntonJones, dancing to “Mi Gente” by @jbalvin ft. @beyonce
Shot & edited by @zurisaddaicjr 
@basementofnoho .
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#MiGente #MiGenteChallenge #JBalvin #Beyonce #WillyWilliam #PuertoRico #Reggeaton #Heels #FemaleDancer #Basement #BasementNoho #BasementSeries #DancersOfInstagram #HeelsChoreography #Lines #NYtoLa #Dance #Choreography #BlackGirlsRock #Melanin #Monday #MCM #NaturalHair #KeenanCooks #Tidal #TidalxBrooklyn “Ya look good, ya look blessed!” * @kendallkyndall voice * Lol 
Out supporting my friend @sonjiawilliams at #StyleFashionWeek. Her show was so bomb, make sure you guys check out her line @somethingbysonjia and shop on her site. .
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#RedCarpet #Fashion #StreetStyle #MensFashion #Zara #ZaraMen #Vans #Simple #Simplicity #Plaid #Dancer #Instructor #Weho #LosAngeles #KeenanCooks Always a good time in @karonlynntv!!! Make sure you guys check out the full video on his YouTube channel to @fergie ft. @nickiminaj “You already know”. Dancing with these two beast @lilrichswagg @aj511 !!! .
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#Fergie #NickiMinaj #YouAlreadyKnow #Mdc #MillenniumDanceComplex #Dance #Choreography #DanceVideo #RedWall #DancersOfInstagram #KaronLynnTv #LosAngeles #NYtoLa #Class #MaleDancer #KeenanCooks Thanks to everyone who came out to class today at @mlthestudio. Will be posting a few videos because y’all were DANCING!! First up the ladies @beccathecreator @sayaninja and @rinadesu5 . A little @badgalriri “Skin”
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#Rihanna #Skin #Loud #Fenty #MovementLifestyle #LosAngeles #NYtoLa #Dance #Choreography #DanceVideo #DancersOfInstagram #FemaleDancer #Sexy #KeenanCooks Teaching tomorrow at 2pm, at @mlthestudio. Come out and dance with me LA!!!! #Rihanna #Skin #MovementLifestyle #LA #KeenanCooks Make sure you guys check out @rudymancuso music videofor his first single “Black and White” ft. @poobear. So much fun shooting this. Got off the plane and went straight into rehearsal. Was also sick as a dog in this one piece lol.. but it was all worth it. Thank you @blocla & @idavidgeorge for everything. .
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#RudyMancuso #PooBear #BlackAndWhite #MusicVideo #BlocStar #BlocLa #LA #NYtoLa #Dancer #Black #White #KeenanCooks Clip from @_jjenks latest class to @janellekroll’s “24 hours”. Maan this song is sooo good! Been a while since I been in this guys class, always good. I owe a lot of my success to Jared for his training, words, and inspiration over the years. So thanks sir! 👌🏾👌🏾....Dancing with the homie @alexnavac .
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#janellekroll #24Hours #MillenniumDanceComplex #Mdc #LosAngeles #Wcw #Dance #Dancer #DancersOfInstagram #Choreography #NYtoLa #RedWall #Adidas #AdidasPants #Hats #KeenanCooks 🖤
📸- @dancelai 
Jacket- @hoodbyair 
Shirt- @greatnesstheone .
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#Photography #MenFashion #Lifestyle #StreetStyle #StreetWear #Yellow #Brick #Inxx #HBA #HoodByAir #Hm #Van #Black #White #YingYang #Dancer #Instructor #GreatnessTheOne #WearGreat #NYC #NewYork #Jacket #Japan #Melanin #Brooklyn #KeenanCooks A small clip from my class a few days ago, a little sample! Lol
This @g_eazy track ft. @iamcardib & @asaprocky goes offff! Full video coming soon!  Ft. @dtran126 @nadjaimara_ & @ayaka_kitamura_ .
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#Geazy #CardiB #AsapRocky #NoLimit #Choreography #Dance #DanceVideo #DancersOfInstagram #NYC #NewYork #BdcNyc #BroadwayDanceCenter #RcaRecord #Sony  #KeenanCooks Check out a little snippet of my choreography reel. Never thought I would have so many amazing opportunities so early in my choreography journey. I have SO much more work to do, but I'm super proud of these project featured in my reel. ENJOY.....
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#Choreography #Reel #CardiB #BodakYellow #Vmas #Gap #BalletFlats #Commercial #Blindspot #Nbc #BornU5 #China #UnderestimatedTour #Bet #106andPark #AthenaRipka #Lithium #Billboard #Foreva #gangstabitchvol1 #KellyRowland #GimmeLove #Seagrams #SeagramEscapes #KeenanCooksChoreography #KeenanCooks When a causal day, turns into a photoshoot! Lol 📸- @dancelai 
Jacket- @inxxfashion 
Pants- @ZaraMen 
Shoes- @nikesb @thomascampbellart .
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#Photography #MenFashion #Lifestyle #StreetStyle #StreetWear #Yellow #Brick #Inxx #Zara #ZaraMen #ChinoPants #Nike #Dunks #Dancer #Instructor #NYC #NewYork #Jacket #KoreanBrand #Melanin #KeenanCooks Thanks to everyone who came out to class today @bdcnyc !! It was so much fun! Live versions change lives ahah... @beyonce Finally got my reels done!! 🙌🏾🙌🏾
Here is a little snippet of my dance reel! Been super blessed to have done some great things in my dance career! Enjoy!!! .
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#LipSyncBattle #JohnLegend #SaltNPepa #Bet #106andPark #BetAwards #BigSean #PrinceRoyce #SoyElMismoTour #SNL #DigitalShort #TodayShow #IHeartMemphis #KeenanCooks #FlashBackFriday last summer when I had the opportunity to choreograph my FIRST tour @iamcardib's #TBT Congrats to the lady's of @junesdiary for 1 million streams of their song Clip from class this week at @bdcnyc. Brought it back with a little @ameriie Me and my boys! ❤️
11 years strong! 🙌🏾👴🏾
📸- @kiiramharper .
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#LasVegas #Nevada #SevenMagicMountains #Vacation #TakeMeBack #Friendship #Melanin #BlackBoysRock #Boston #KeenanCooks

Keenan Cooks was born and raised in Boston, MA and began dancing at the age of 14. Just two years later, he became a member of Boston based Nia Dance Troupe where he first began his professional training. In 2008, Keenan moved to New York City to pursue dance professionally. Since moving to New York City he has had the honor of working with amazing choreographers such as Rhapsody James, Laurie Ann Gibson, Luam, Kyle Hanagami, Rich & Tone, and Danielle Flora. He has had the privilege of working with a diverse list of artist such as Big Sean, Rihanna, Ne-Yo, Flo-Rida, Cardi B, iHeartMemphis, Spencer Ludwig, and 3x Grammy winning Colombian artist Fonseca. You may have seen him dancing on Saturday Night Live, America’s Got Talent, Today Show, Good Morning America, MTV Music Video Awards, BET Awards and a preview for the Soul Train Awards in the heart of Time Square.

In 2014, Keenan began dancing for Latin superstar Prince Royce on his “Soy El Mismo” World Tour, where he has danced in sold out arena’s in Puerto Rico, Mexico, Chile and more. Through his work with Prince Royce, Keenan has had the opportunity to also dance for Reggaeton artist Wisin and Daddy Yankee. He was also apart of the Monster’s Of Hip-Hop show “Madness and Mayhem” directed by Nappytabs. You can also catch Keenan on Spike TV’s series “Lip Sync Battle” dancing for John Legend, Queen Latifah, Salt n’ Pepa, and Taraji P. Henson. Keenan also has a passion for spreading his love for dance thru teach- ing. Keenan has taught internationally in Japan, South Korea, China,Peru, Spain,Germany, Paris, Argentina and South Africa. He is also on faculty at New York City’s top Studios Broadway Dance Center, and Peridance Capezio Center. He is also guest Faculty at two of the biggest studios in Los Angeles Movement Lifestyle and Millennium Dance Complex. 


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