Pele e Tania

Pele e Tania

From Spain

Jordi Pelegrí (Pele), dancer, DJ and event organizer, was born in Barcelona in 1978 and comes from a family dedicated to the world of partner dance, who founded one of the largest dance schools in Barcelona that currently enrolls over 2000 students. Since a very young age, he started dancing ballroom dancing, funky, tap and so on, and it is in 2005 when he found out the world of salsa and bachata and completely focused on it.

In 2006 he travelled to Dominican Republic and fell in love with its culture, people and music. Every year he visits the island to get to know more and more about its dances and history.

He teaches Bachata, Kizomba, salsa and rueda de casino in Bailongu dance school, also being the director of Touch Barcelona (Ataca y La Alemana coed company) and his own company called Bachata Lovers with more than 40 dancers.

He has also worked with various artists such as the latest Prince Royce & Shakira video clip .