Archived from the original on July 26, A significant juncture in the development of hip-hop was the addition of eight-counts, a method of counting dance steps to stay in sync with the music. Unlike Soul Train which focused on soul and funk, these shows promoted Top 40 music and pop acts. Communal events like dance competitions, showcases, and parades are not only spaces for entertainment, but sites of cultural art production. But largely thanks to people like Kool Herc and Afrika Bambaataawho started holding jams and inviting people from all over and trying to establish peace in the communities, people began to come together
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Girls' Hip Hop Dance Clothes
Retrieved December 12, Retrieved October 8, Videos that went viral in ". The earliest and first B-boys were black. Lucinda Dickeyan actress and dancer who played the lead role in the Breakin' films, appeared on the show during the — season as a Solid Gold dancer.