Black men carrying meme boxes are memes that have emerged recently. It is known that this meme is derived from a Ghanaian custom in Africa. Usually, funerals in many countries around the world will take place with the atmosphere of sadness and grief. But people in Ghana have a completely different idea, they want to organize a funeral … it’s fun.
Because of that concept, the people of Ghana also invited the “black brother” or longer called Pallbearers Dance to perform the dance to carry the coffin together. The country said that the funeral was not a sad event. The deceased will continue to live a new life, so this must be a joyous occasion, so the Pallbearers Dance, also known as the black bear carrying the chest to the funeral is more exciting.
Although not just appearing on social networks, but recently, the coffin dance of black brothers suddenly “hot” back and became a trend of photo processing in many parts of the world. With his weirdness, combined with netizens inserting fun, rhythmic melodies, the black man carried the crate became even more famous.
However, the black guy carrying the trunk of a rich family “It’s not a medium size”.. Especially the leader of this Pallbearers Dance group. Benjamin Aidoo, 32, is the owner of the largest funeral company in West Africa. The founder of this company and the captain of the coffin dance team, who also invented the coffin dance.
“Benjamin Aidoo” was born in 1987, because of family circumstances as a child, he has been working in a funeral home since the age of 15. When Benjamin Aidoo was 19 years old, he saw Business opportunities in the funeral industry in West Africa and set up his own funeral company.
When it opened, it became famous through a chief’s funeral. He was asked to add dance to Ghana’s traditional funeral. The whole funeral very majestic and lively, became famous shortly thereafter.
In 2017, The BBC of England has also visited Benjamin Aidoo’s professional team. After the Internet became popular, Benjamin Aidoo also enlisted to further develop his career by launching more interesting new services.
Also thanks to his popularity, the black men carrying the chest appears constantly in recent games such as GTA, Minecraft … making this image become more and more close to gamers.