Nadell Jackson

chicago, il

Born in Chicago, IL, Nadell started freestyle dancing at the age of 10. It wasn’t until his senior year of high school when he started to take a true interest in dance. During his senior year Nadell participated in dance programs such as Gallery 37: Dance Expressions and After School Matter’s Hi Def Dance Ensemble where he was introduced to Hip Hop dance. As an alumnus, Nadell took his talents to Western Michigan University fall of 2013. During his stay, he was a member of Hip Hop ConnXion’s Michigan branch. Post college, Nadell moved back to Chicago, training extensively with Lady Sol (Co-founder of Kuumba Lynx and Founder of Footworkings) in Reggae/ Dancehall, and also with Charles Guyton in Jazz Funk. He also began traveling do cities such as LA and Atlanta to train at studios like Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio, Movement Lifestyle, Millennium Dance Complex LA, and Gotta Dance Atlanta. Nadell began subbing at a few studios in Chicago such as The LAB Dance Studio where he soon after received his first official class slot. Being a member (THC) The Happiness Club, The Piece Makers, and Redmoon, Nadell has performed at events like the World Of Dance Tour, Urbanite, Monsters of Hip Hop, Carnival Choreographer's Ball, and Lollapalooza. Partaking in Flash Mobs for corporations such as Del Monte & SC Johnson. Now, he frequently works alongside the organization known as Flash Mob America. Nadell also has had the opportunity to work with such artist as Ciara, Keke Palmer, Smino, Malcolm London, & Chance The Rapper. He's also performed in out-of-state shows such as Vybez Dance Showcase of Atlanta, GA & at the White House (Pres. Obama) with THC. Nadell is currently a Dance Instructor at various spaces, One of the Directors of Blu Rhythm Crew, and a member of The Chicago Bulls Hip-Hop Team 312 Crew. Nadell currently has his own class at the American Rhythm Center.