Youssef Ennaoui also known as ITSWHY is a moroccan artist living in Berlin. Born and raised in Casablanca, he began dancing in 2008 and trained different styles of hip hop dances. Self-taught, he strived to master the basics and styles of popping, his specialty. He developed a very unique style with a high recognition value – a very important characteristic in the world of arts. Present in the competition field as dancers & a DJ as well as teaching and performing, he is known for his unique groove and interesting musicality. With over 13 years of professional experience and a broad range of urban dance and music knowledge, this richness and complexity is part of his identity.

Over the past decade he was featured in various projects in different countries for different artistic purposes, dance shows and workshops, theatre pieces, urban dance competitions, social work projects, documentaries, short films and music records.