The hip hop dancer didn’t gain mainstream popularity and remains one of the niche archetypes. With movies like “Step Up” they have found more mainstream fame in pop culture, although a huge underground still exists for hardcore dancers.
|Unique Style Qualities:||Edgy, Unconventional, Strong and direct body movement, physical strength and presence|
|Common Clothing Items:||Reverse Hats, Sweaters, Sneakers, Wife-beaters, Loose Cargo Pants and Jeans|
|Favorite Brands||Urban Outfitters, Target, Nike, Reebok|
|Style Attraction Switches (SAS)||Bad Boy Image, Unpredictability, Edginess and roughness, ability to command and control body, mental strength in dance competitions|
|What Women Think:|
|Natural Habitat||Hip hop clubs, dance floors, dancing studios, campuses, hip hop classes|
The cast of Step Up 1, 2 and 3, America’s Best Dance Crew (ABDC)
Dance girls, dance groupies, hip hop girls, urban-style teenagers.
Example of a cool dance crew Quest and their style: