Hip hop dancers show off their moves at Trader Jack’s in Ipswich. Were you there in 1999?

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

Today we are taking a nostalgic look at hip hop and the dancers who were showing off their talents at a theme night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999.

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

From The Bronx in New York to Trader Jack’s Bar in Ipswich, hip hop developed a world wide audience in the 90s.

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

And as the decade came to a close, the dance trend was celebrated in town.

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

At Traders, which was next to Zest in the original Hollywood’s club, a selection of DJ’s and breakdancers performed in front of an adoring crowd - and from these photos it looks like some of them were very talented.

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999

This breakdancers shows off his moves at hip hop night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999 - Credit: Archant

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