Hip-Hop and Urban Dance
What is a "human beatbox"? Why was Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' video so influential? How has Hip-Hop influenced more traditional dance styles? Hip-Hop provides a detailed look at the development of hip-hop dance, from the early b-boy culture in New York to the urban dance companies touring the world today. The book looks at how the choreography and improvisation differs from other styles of dance, and explores the clothes, fashion and culture of hip-hop dance. There is also advice on how to become a hip-hop dancer.
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