Fatima Robinson

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Fatima Robinson
Born (1971-08-29) August 29, 1971 (age 43)
Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
Occupation Music video director, choreographer
Years active 1992–present
Website FatimaRobinson.com

Fatima Robinson (born August 29, 1971) is a music video director and choreographer. Robinson has choreographed music videos for artists such as Michael Jackson ("Remember the Time"),[1] Aaliyah ("Rock the Boat")[2] and Mary J. Blige ("Family Affair", for which Robinson won the 2002 MTV Video Music Award for Best Choreography);[3] and directed the "Hey Mama" and "My Humps" videos by The Black Eyed Peas (the latter co-directed by Malik Hassan Sayeed and the recipient of the 2006 MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video).[4]

Robinson's choreography credits for film include Save the Last Dance,[5] Dreamgirls,[6] and The Cheetah Girls: One World.[7] In addition, Robinson choreographed the Black Eyed Peas' halftime show for Super Bowl XLV in 2011.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wilson, Julee. "Fatima Robinson Talks Style, Dance, Career And More With StyleLikeU". huffingtonpost.com. Huffington Post. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  2. ^ Smolowe, Julie. "The Saddest Song". people.com. People Magazine. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "Star Choreographer Speaks at SU September 29". salisbury.edu. Salisbury University. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Choreographers Who Dominate L.A.". dancespirit.com. Dance Spirit Magazine. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  5. ^ McComb, Lauren. "Fatima Robinson’s Dream Digs". http://www.oprahmag.co.za. Oprah Magazine. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  6. ^ Bloom, Julie. "Supreme Commander". nytimes.com. New York Times. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  7. ^ Cutler, Jacqueline (23 August 2008). "Cheetah Girls Take Their Singing and Dancing to the Streets". Lawrence Journal-World. Zap2it. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 

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