Lil Jon Wants People To Zumba In The Clubs

April 16, 2013  |  

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Do you Zumba? Well, Lil Jon is hoping to get you doing the fitness craze… in the club.

The King of Crunk, according to Vibe (via The Root), has partnered with celebrity Zumba instructor Gina Grant and will act as the DJ for the new Zumba Nightclub Series that recently launched in Boston. The series brings the Zumba workout to the nightclub scene throughout April, reports Boston magazine,. Lil Jon has even released “Work,” a new single to celebrate the combination of fitness and clubbing. Check it out below. (No word on any impact that yesterday’s incident will have on the events.)

Previously, Zumba has partnered with Pitbull and Don Omar.

According to Billboard, the Zumba Fitness program has about 14 million followers in 186 countries. Now a $500 million-business, Zumba was created by Colombian dancer and choreographer Alberto “Beto” Perez during the 1990s. ICYMI: It involves a mix of dance and aerobics, with choreography pulling moves from hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue, mambo, martial arts, and some Bollywood, and belly dancing.

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