Run That Beat! Black Dances By The Decades (VIDEOS)

2000s

The Beyoncé Dance - Before Beyoncé took over the world with her Single Ladies choreography, there was one simple move that helped launch her solo career into high-drive. A little bounce of the butt and sway of the hips and Beyoncé won our heart.


Appears at 1:08

Lean Wit It, Rock Wit It - One of So So Def’s most recognizable 21st century, 2006 saw literally everyone doing the “Lean Wit It, Rock Wit It” dance. Responsible for ushering in the urban snap movement, the simple-yet-infectious dance scored a Top 10 for Dem Franchize Boyz.

The Wobble - Easily one of the most inescapable line dances of the new millennium, the Wobble has become runner-up to the Cupid Shuffle and Electric Slide for cookout favorite.