Tony Williams aka Sekou Heru has been B-Boying since he was very young. In High School, he attended Mercer County School of the Arts and studied modern dance. He attended the Capoeira Academy in NYC to start studying Capoeira Angola with Mestre Joa Grande in 1993. Further he went on to fuse hip hop and house dance with his breaking and modern dance styles.
Sekou has worked with celebrities like the Fresh Prince, Aretha Franklin, Jay Z and many others and choreographed the Dance Dance video for Fall Out Boy. He danced in the movies Marcy X with Damon Wayans and Spike Lee’s The 25th Hour, and is starring in Brown Sugar. He toured with Tony Cottura in Germany, and was at the annual premier Dance Delight event as a guest judge and featured dancer with the group Dance Fusion, of which he is a founding member. He was a part of the opening act for Cece Peniston’s Japan tour, and Cool C’s “Let me clear my throat”. He was featured in Japan’s „woofin“ magazine as one of NYC’s top dancers. Sekou toured the USA with Fred Ho and The Afro Asian Ensemble in the Martial Art stage show Voice of the Dragon.