The Yoruba have a word–tutu–for cool. Robert Farris Thompson describes it in his book Flash of
The opening scene: Soul Brother No. 1 dressed in a skin tight matador-cum-gimp suit, drop-kicking the
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U5s-FUbcE9o&w=500&h=307&rel=0] This is not really a music video I know, but it’s worth your time. Trust
[youtube=www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWUEvngFue8&w=500&h=307&rel=0] Via Mustafa Maluka
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zdz88MBWomo&hl=en_US&fs=1&] Great piece of video footage of James Brown (circa 1970s) showing off his dance moves.