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What is the difference between the watusi and the frug?

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Answered 2007-07-31 04:41:55

A dance ethnologist would be able to answer this better than me, so take it with a grain of salt. The Watusi is a 60s dance based on dances of the Watusi tribe in Africa (I believe they are in Rwanda). The Watusi (the dance, not the people) is distinguished by the arm movements and the fact it works on the vertical axis of the body, whereas The Frug is a dance that is distinguished by the hips moving side to side.

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