By Lesley Mealor / Edited by Samantha Bellerose, B.Ed, Dip.Dance (Performing Arts)
Tired of hearing the same old, tired Kidz Bop songs on repeat when your child wants to practice their hip hop skills? As a dance teacher and judge, believe me, so am I! Finding clean, appropriate, and FUN music for hip hop is harder than it should be, but lucky for you, I’ve done the work already!
These 20 songs are good, clean fun with great beats for practicing hip hop, funk styles, and social dances.
Searching for appropriate music that kids will be excited to dance to can be a challenge. Ranging from artists your child knows and loves to oldies but goodies, and a few surprises in between, this playlist will be a hit for hip hop!
Your List of 20 Songs for Hip Hop Dance Classes
1. Independent Women Part I
With a relaxed beat and a strong message of female empowerment, this song by Destiny’s Child is sure to inspire your dancing kiddo!