Randy Jackson Presents: America’s Best Dance Crews @Mtv @OfficialHHI @ABDCInsider Top 10Crews + 1 Returning Crew: Announcement Season 7 DanceCrew Names KickOff: Set on April 11th at 10/9c on #MTV @MtvNL @MtvUk

Meet the New Cast of America’s Best Dance Crew

Season 7

Top10. Crews Are

$100,000 prize for winning crew+yeartitle:

“Fanny Pak”
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.

“Collizion Crew”
Hometown: Atlanta
– 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.”

“8 Flavahz”
Hometown: Honolulu
– 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.”

Hometown: Montreal
– The crew is comprised of only women.

  • They won the Canadian Hip Hop Dance Championship three times.

“Mix’d Elements”
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.



Source: http://www.tvguide.com/News/Exclusive-Meet-New-Cast-Americas-Best-Dance-Crew