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Hometown: San Fernando Valley, California
- This is the first crew to ever compete a second time.
- They also became the first dance crew to ever win an award at the MTV Video Music Awards.
– They were inspired by the movie You Got Served.
- All the members were involved in a near fatal car “collision,” hence the team name.
Hometown: Gilbert, Ariz.
– They placed first in Hip Hop International’s USA Hip Hop Dance Championship.
- They call themselves “Elektrolytes” because dance “fuels their body.”
– Their ages range from 10 to 17 years old.
- They practice over the Internet via Skype.
Hometown: Monterrey, Mexico
– They incorporate salsa dancing with American hip-hop dance.
- They are inspired by old school “poppers and lockers.”
– The crew is comprised of only women.
- They won the Canadian Hip Hop Dance Championship three times.
Hometown: North Hollywood
– They are known for their unique use of suspenders in their routines.
- They were forced to rally together during auditions after one member suffered a death in the family.
“Mos Wanted Crew”
Hometown: Los Angeles
- Their members represent over 30 dance crews from California and Texas.
- They have become Internet sensations with their self-produced dance videos.
“Rated Next Generation”
Hometown: Mukilteo, Washington
– The team is comprised of six women and one guy.
- They aim to be role models for today’s youth.
Hometown: Roseville, California
– They perform comic interpretations of hip-hop dance
- They turn to each other and their comedy as a means to get through economic hardships.