18 Dance Moves We Learned In 2013

Hint: It was the year of the twerk.

1. The “Single Ladies” handshake, part two: “I WOKE UP LIKE DIS”

Beyoncé, “***Flawless

2. The couch bounce.

Ciara, “Body Party

Basically every dance move in “Started From The Bottom”:

3. The Toronto Snow Swat…

4. … The “Whoa Whoa Whoa, Where Am I?”…

5. … aaaand the vacation swag walk.

Drake, “Started From The Bottom

6. The butt-cheek isolation twerk.

Iggy Azalea, “Work

7. The slow partner-twerk.

Ciara, featuring Nicki Minaj, “I’m Out

9. THIS. Yes… just… ALL of this.


Rihanna, “Pour It Up

10. The “cha-ching” fist pump.


Britney Spears, “Work B**ch

12. Yiking.

Sage The Gemini, “Red Nose

13. The stripper kick.


Beyoncé, “Drunk In Love

14. The married man shuffle.

Robin Thicke, featuring T.I., Pharrell, “Blurred Lines

15. Not the horsey ride you remember as a kid.

Major Lazer, “Bubble Butt

16. The diva power-squat.

Solange, “Lovers In The Parking Lot

17. The ladylike “give it to me” hip swivel.

Janelle Monàe, featuring Erykah Badu, “Q.U.E.E.N.

18. And if all of those moves are too advanced for you… there’s always the Harlem Shake.**

**Not the real Harlem Shake, mind you, but this one.

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