URBAN DANCE MOVES
Find out about urban dance here. Urban dance today refers to many of the styles of dance termed under street dance and hip hop dance such as popping, locking, breaking, boogaloo, bump and grind etc etc.
It can also include things such as free running, parkour, acrobatics and capoeira as well. Many of these styles of dancing and movement were started on the street without dance studios in urban communities.
Urban dance is a term some people prefer to use to describe these dance styles, often because they will do a number of these dance styles.
In fact any of these styles under the urban dance category can be called a form of urban dance in their own right.
Although a lot of these style are now taught inside dance studios, they originated outside of dance studios in places such as Califronia and The Bronx.
Usually when referring to hip hop dance and street dance, urban dance covers the rawer forms of these styles rather than the slicker variety but is open to interpretation.
Usually when you see the styles in freestyle mode it can be termed urban dance.
Browse through the site to learn about urban dance. Feel free to visit any page you don't need to go through in any order though you may find the pages below good places to start...
Styles of urban dance
Urban dance encompasses many dance styles. Learn more about the styles in this section and what they are like to do.
Who's doing urban dance?
Learn which type of music artists and pop stars are using urban dance moves in their videos and tours.