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Some of the most famous Hip Hop dancers in the world have gained a world wide reputation as some of the most influential urban artists of our time . With a long list of the smoothest and most iconic Hip Hop dancers and dance groups, HipHopLifted.com has provided an alphabetical directory of the best in the game.

Aaliyah

Adam G. Sevani

Affion Crockett

Akai Osei

Alex Wong

Andre Fuentes

Aurel Zola

Bboy Dyzee

Bboy Thaiyo

Beyonce

Bgirl Karma

Black Eyed Peas

BoA

Brian Friedman

Brandon Harrell

Ceasare "Tight Eyez"  Willis

Chachi

Channing Tatum

Chris Brown

Ciara

Columbus Short

Darrin Dewitt Henson

Destinys Child

Digital Underground

DJ Unk

Doctor Ice

Donyelle

Drama Aka Girl Eyez

Dru Hill

Dylan Wilson

Fik Shun

Genuine 

Glitch

Guillaume Lorentz

Hyuna

Ian Eastwood

Icee

Jaja Vankova Aka Lady Eyez

Jamal Sims

Jason Derulo

Jo'Artis " Big Mijo" Ratti

Julie Moreau

Justin Bieber

Kaycee Rice

Keone Madrid

Ladia Yates

Laura Nala

Les Twins

Lil Buck

Lil' C

LilBlade

Lilou

Majid

Mariel Martin

Marion Motin

Marty Kudelka

Marvin Gofin

Mc Hammer

Michael Jackson

Miki Emura

Min

Mint

Minzy

Miss Prissy

Missy Elliot

Mya

Nappy Tabs ( Tabitha and Napolean D'umo)

New Boyz

New Edition

New Kids On the Block

Nicolas Medea

Niki 

Omarion

Oneket

P-Dog

Pacman

Paula Abdul

Paradox

Patric Q Wittlinger

Physs

Raghav Crockroz

Rithy Pereira

Robert James Hoffman lll

Rosero McCoy

Run-DMC

Shadow Sefiroth

Shane Sparks

Shay

Skitzo

Soulja Boy

Stephanie Moseley

Stephen Boss

Storyboard p 

Terry Crews

Thomas "Thomas the Clown" Johnson

Tinashe

TLC

Tobias Mead

Tupac Shakur

Twitch

Usher

Vanilla Ice

We’re Muslim Don’t Panic

Will Smith 

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A List of Famous Hip Hop Dancers




Aaliyah

Adam G. Sevani

Making her fluent dance moves look easy, Aaliyah's smooth style has put her in history as one of the most remembered Hip Hop dancers.

Los Angeles born, Adam Sevani learned to dance in a studio founded by his parents. Remembered for his appearance in Step Up 2: The Streets, Sevani has been featured in a ton of music videos and movies and continues to practise.


Affion Crockett

Akai Osei

With a status as dancer, rapper, producer, comedian, writer and actor, there is not much that this talented artist can't do. Known well for his appearances on Nick Cannon's MTV "Wild'n Out", this guy has no problem keeping the crowd entertained.


With his claim to fame beginning with his showcase on the UK television series "Got to Dance" in 2010 at the age of 10, Osei has been on his grind ever since, also taking up a career as a rap artist in more recent years


Alex Wong

Andre Fuentes

With a history in ballet, Vancouver born Alex Wong began dance at the young age of 10, learning the ropes at the "Goh Ballet Academy" in Vancouver, BC. Wong has been featured on Ellen, the Voice, Dancing With the Stars, American Idol and even pursued a career in singing.

Fuentes is more so a Pop/Dance choreographer, but since his styles cross over to Hip Hop he has landed his self on our list. With an impressive resume, working with: Prince, Beyonce, Brittany Spears and Brandy, this talented dancer has made his imprint in the industry as a pioneering figure.


Aurel Zola

Bboy Dyzee

Belgian Hip Hop Dance teacher/Choreographer Aurel Zola is one of the best. Working with Beyonce, Rihanna and Ke$hia proves his moves are worthy of watching. Check out the video above, where he teaches a couple moves.

An inspiration to many dancers around the world, Dyzee specializes in the art of Break dancing. This Toronto born native is known for mastering "Threading" and his execution of the "Toronto Style" footwork.


Bboy Thaiyo

Beyonce

Born in Seoul, South Korea, this Bboy is most famous for winning the "International Battle of the Year" in '05 in Germany. Now a dance teacher for "Boogaloo Academy", Thaiyo teaches out of Vancouver, BC passing on his expertise and knowledge of the art.

One of the most popular Pop/R&B/Hip Hop dancers of her time, Beyonce Knowles has established herself early on in her career as an icon to the art. Largely responsible for making booty popping an "In" dance move, Beyonce is nothing short of a trend setter in the industry.


Bgirl Karma

Black Eyed Peas

Starting her dance career in 2011, BGirl Karma received a decent amount attention on youtube after releasing a dance video, "Airchair tutorial". This Seattle raised BGirl has a sense of humour that can only be matched by her moves on the dance floor, check her out!

Few may recognize these all-stars as anything more than Hip Hop/Pop performers, but that is not the entirety of their talents. These Bboy style dancers have been present since the late 80s, bringing a flawless technique to the stage when they touch down, watch the video above and witness it for your self.


BoA

Brian Friedman

Born on November 6th, 1986, BoA is a Korean Singer/Actress/Dancer. Credited as the Queen of Korean Pop, her styles cross over to Hip Hop. Influenced by her brother, whose break dancing skills rubbed off on her, BoA learned quickly and has been on top for over 10 years.

Dance Instructor/Choreographer, Brian Friedman has created routines for Brittany Spears, Cher, Beyonce and more. Brian began dancing at the age of 11 and has received over 4 nominations at the MTV Music Video Awards.


Brandon Harrell

Ceasare "Tight Eyez"  Willis

Brandon Harrell is known as a dance teacher/choreographer from the "I.aM.mE" dance crew. Winning the title of "America's Best Dance Crew" Harrell has the credentials to give him bragging rights when we are talking about famous Hip Hop dancers.


With an undefeated streak in the dance form of "Krumping", Tight Eyez gained a rep by hitting the streets and keeping the dance alive since its birth in 2000.


Chachi

Channing Tatum

Chachi Gonzales was a member of I.aM.mE, the winner of America's Best Dance Crew in 2011 and this American born Choreographer/actress/dancer since has gained an impressive following on social media and continues to pursue her dance career.

American born dancer/actor, started his dance career as a stripper and later got his big break on "Step Up: in 2006. 


Chris Brown

Ciara

Inspired by Michael Jackson, the Virginia native Chris Brown has took on the entertainment world as a singer/songwriter/actor and dancer. Featured in several dance flicks such as: "Battle of the Year" and "Stomp the Yard", this only added to Chris' success as a dancer and musician.

Making her introduction to the music scene with "1, 2 Step", Ciaras short lengthened career as musician didn't stop her from pursuing a modelling future with "IMG" in May, 2016.


Columbus Short

Darrin Dewitt Henson

A famous Hip Hop dancer, choreographer, director, producer and actor, Darrin became a figure to the art when he released his instructional dance guide, "Darrin's Dance Grooves" in 2001.


Destinys Child

Digital Underground


DJ Unk

Doctor Ice


Donyelle

Drama Aka Girl Eyez






Dru Hill

Dylan Wilson


Fik Shun

Genuine 

Popular for mastering the style of popping, Fik Shin began dancing at the young age of 5 and attended the Las Vegas Academy. Fik Shun is well known for his victory as winner on the 10th season of "So You Think You Can Dance".


Glitch

Guillaume Lorentz

With a major following on social media, getting his name spread around when he was a contestant on "So You Think You Can Dance" in the 9th season, this Popping/Animation style Hip Hop dancer placed second in the season and continues to rip up the stage wherever he performs.

Lorentz is a dancer/choreographer who began his career in the art in 2004. Known for his work with "HeyCrew", Guillaumes slick style has placed him on the world scale of dance professionals as a famous Hip Hop dancer.




Hyuna

Ian Eastwood

Dancer/Musician/Song writer/Model, this South Korean force is well known for her feature in Psy's mega hit "Gangnam Style". 

Choreographer Ian Eastwood is well known for his release of one of the worlds first dance mixtapes. As a famous Hip Hop dancer, Ian has won the "World of Dance Youth Choreographer" of the year award and has worked with working alongside some of the worlds greatest urban dancers.


ICEE

Jaja Vankova Aka Lady Eyez

Celebrated as a dancer/artist/choreographer/teacher and producer, ICEE has judged competitions, won the "BREAKCRE8IONZ" Battle and has hosted workshops across the world. This famous Hip Hop dancer has a long list of credentials and is highly respected in Europe.

born in 1992, in a small town in Czech Republic Jana began her life of dancing by battling and freestyling. Soon after popping and locking became her focus and in 2006 her career became alive with the "Out Of Bounds" dance group. the famous Hip Hop dancer is known for winning the "International Dancer of the Year" award, on the "ABCD Season of Superstars".


Jamal Sims

Jason Derulo






Jo'Artis " Big Mijo" Ratti

Julie Moreau

Known as a legend, Big Mijo became a well known figure of krumping, alongside Tight Eyez as the originators of the style.


Justin Bieber

Kaycee Rice

Born in 2002, this young gifted dancer trains in everything from Jazz, Ballet, Tap and Hip hop. In 2013 her "WERK" video was tweeted by Katy Perry which made her a celebrity practically overnight,






Keone Madrid

Ladia Yates

San Diego born Choreographer/dancer, Keone began dancing at 15. Gaining skills and experience with dance crews like: Culture Shock San Diego, Formality and Choreo Cookies, Keone has worked with a number of stars including Kim Hyun-Joong and Jasmine Villegas.


Laura Nala

Les Twins

The French born identical twins have been credited as one of the greatest dance duos to have existed. These famous Hip Hop dancers and choreographers have built their careers dancing for Missy Elliott, Beyonce and many more.


Lil Buck

Lil' C

Model/Dancer from Memphis, Tennessee is a famous Hip Hop style dancer that is popular for his Jookin' skills. Popular for his "Dying Swan" performance featuring Yo-Yo Ma ( a world renown Cellist) put him on a list of one of the best Jookin' dancers.


Lil Blade

Lilou


Majid

Mariel Martin


Marion Motin

Marty Kudelka

French Choreographer/Dancer, responsible for founding "Swaggers" the dance company, she had been featured in "StreetDance 2"and is known for her flawless executions.


Marvin Gofin

Mc Hammer


Michael Jackson

Miki Emura




Min

Mint



Minzy

Miss Prissy


Missy Elliot

Mya


Nappy Tabs ( Tabitha and Napolean D'umo)

New Boyz 


New Edition

New Kids On the Block


Niki & Martha

Omarion

Actor/Singer/Dancer, Omarion is a triple threat. As on of the most famous Hip Hop dancers, Omarion began as part of an R&B group called "B2K". After pursuing a solo career, he has received a long list of achievements, including: reaching #1 on the Billboard Charts for his album "O", winner of the "Viewers Choice Award" and the "Most Inspiring Act" at the Urban Music Awards.




P-Dog

Pacman

Phillip "Pacman" Chbeeb is most popular for his involvement in the I.aM.mE Crew, the choreographer and leader of the crew started his dancing at  the age of 15 in Houston, Texas. The famous Hip Hop dancer is well known for his appearances on "So You Think You Can Dance".


Paradox

Patric Q Wittlinger


Physs

Raghav Crockroz


Rithy Pereira

Robert James Hoffman lll

Getting a name from "So You Think You Can Dance" this UK born famous Hip Hop dancer has shaken up the scene with her beauty and skills.




Shadow Sefiroth

Shane Sparks


Shaun T

Skitzo

A worldwide famous Hip Hop dancer, well respected for his "Hip Hop Abs" instructional work out videos, Shaun T is one of the best in the game today.







Storyboard P 

Terry Crews


Tinashe

TLC



Tobias Mead

Twitch




Usher

Vanilla Ice


We’re Muslim Don’t Panic

Will Smith 


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