March 15, 2013 via Pepsi
The 10 Best Music Video Dances To Do At A Party
When it comes to hitting the dance floor at a party, executing a well-known move is one of the biggest crowd-pleasers out there. Take inspiration from your favorite music video when you can’t seem to come up with a routine on the go--lean back, walk it out or even show 'em how you Dougie. Here are The 10 Best Music Video Dances To Do At A Party. Click through and get to practicing so you can be ready when the moment strikes!
1. Harlem Shake
We know you can hit play on Baauer’s #1 single and go crazy at the drop all over the world. If you can do that and the original Harlem Shake, you’re a star. Click here to listen to Baauer's "Harlem Shake," on Soundcloud and make your own video.
2. The Dougie
If Kate Upton and Michelle Obama can do it, you can definitely learn California Swag District’s moving tribute to rapper Doug E. Fresh. All you need is someone to teach you how to Dougie. Click here to watch the video for Cali Swag District's "Teach Me How To Dougie."
3. Single Ladies Dance
Girls, you know the drill. Shoulders back, booties out and ring fingers in the sky. Click here to watch the music video for Beyoncé, "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)"
4. Superman Dance
Soulja Boy’s “Crank That” started a craze that still applies to every dancefloor around the world whenever the song comes on. It might seem complicated, but all you need to know is that your arms go one way and your body jumps the other direction. Click here to watch the video for Soulja Boy, "Crank That (Soulja Boy)"
5. The Cat Daddy
Take your right hand and slip it to your left hip, take your left hand and slide it to your right hip, then wheel it out twice. Confused? Click here to let the Rej3ctz explain it to you.
6. Lean Back
Even the most hesitant of dancers can handle this. All you need to do is lean back, lean back, lean back, lean back. Just remember to take a step forward afterwards so you don’t fall back, fall back, fall back, fall back. Click here to watch the video for Terror Squad's, "Lean Back," ft. Fat Joe and Remy
7. Brush Your Shoulders Off
Jay-Z has more style than anyone in the game. Get that dirt off your shoulder just like he says to let every know how fresh you feel. Click here to watch Jay-Z's, "Dirt Off Your Shoulder," video.
8. 1,2 Step
No one is saying you have to be able to dance like Ciara, but a simple cross step can take you all the way across the dance floor and back. Here’s to the 1, 2 Step for being the most functionally useful dance on this list. Click here to watch the video for Ciara, "1, 2 Step"
9. Walk It Out
Bend your knees and open your hips, then you walk it out just like any other stroll. Right foot, left foot, right foot, left foot. Click here to watch the video and "Walk It Out," with UNK
10. Gangnam Style
And last, but certainly not least, when in doubt, Gangnam Style. Click here too add to the 1.5 billion views PSY's "Gangnam Style" video has on YouTube.