Dance numbers can be defined as the masala or inseparable ingredients of a truly entertaining Bollywood flick. Besides, the pumping beats and groovy music, it’s some signature moves that become etched in our mind for years. Whether it is a typical Indian wedding, birthday bash or Saturday night with friends, you surely jumble these signature moves with your dance.
Take a look at the following famous Bollywood dance steps. You might find them funny at the outset, but I bet you won’t resist tapping your feet to them.
1. Hare Ram Hare Krishna – Akshay Kumar – Bhool Bhuliya
With that hip hop music and spiced up pious lyrics, Pritam gave the dance number which Akshay harmonized with his typical groovy steps.
2. Sahid Kapoor – Gandi Baat – R.. Raj Kumar
Ever since his debut in Dil Vil Pyar Vyar, Sahid has established himself as one of the finest dancers in Bollywood. Gandi Baat, choreographed by Prabhudeva, was the real test of his dancing skills, and he passed it with flying colors. Just observe how he hops on the floor with wicked dance steps.
3. Yaara O Yaara – Sunny Deol – Jeet
Yes, we know that Sunny isn’t good at dancing. But hey, watch how he stomps the meadows with his bulky body. Look at stunning Karishma paired with Sunny, and you’ll be lead to believe that popular Shrek series was inspired by this couple.
4. Ranbeer Kapoor – Badtmeez Dil – Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
Kapoors, dancers and success are unified in Bollywood’s foundation. Overcoming the standards and signature moves of his grandparents, Ranbeer became a hot shot with this badtmeez performance.
5. Shah Rukh
When SRK came with his six pack masculine body, he instantly made a momentous impact on Bollywood. During the video shoot they kept tossing water on his bare chest, but couldn’t keep away the sizzling heat from SRK’s body.
6. Dharmendra – Main Jat Yamla Pagla Deewana – Pratigya
Even if you ask someone to mimic Dhamerdra now, he will definitely ape this dance step. He is not known a dancer, but this dance step made him the jaat gone crazy in love.
7. Aishwarya Rai – Kajra Re – Bunty Aur Bubli
What can be more pleasing to the eyes than watching Aishwarya dance on an item number with Amitabh Bachchan. Sorry guys, Abhisekh is also in the video. Can’t help it!
8. Jeetendra – Dhal Gaya Din – Humjoli
His white pants and pointed shoes made his Tippy Tappy dance steps a brillant signature move. Watch how Jeetendra uses the badminton racket all the while dancing and how he slowly etches towards the actress.
9. Rajesh Khanna – Mere Sapno Ki Rani – Aradhana
If you find tough tapping your feet on the dance floor, watch how Rajesh Khanna swings his hands and grooves his body in a jeep.
10. Amitabh Bachchan – Chumma Chumma – Hum
Although, the young angry man of Bollywood had already left a big impression with his acting on everyone in the industry, this dance number with Kimi completed him as a complete Bollywood actor.
11. Madhuri Dixit – Ek Do Teen – Tezaab
Some call her the dhak dhak girl, some mar dala Chanda, and even today we don’t have a dancer like her anywhere in Bollywood.
12. Salman Khan – O O Jaane Jaana- Pyar Kiyat Toh Darna Kya
Yes, I agree that Salman has quite a lot of famous dance moves, but the way he dances with his superb masculine body makes it the best from the rest.
13. Mithun Chakraborty – Disco Dancer (Title Track) – Disco Dancer.
How can the list be complete without “Dada.” Mithun is still a natural dancer and his moves are still mimicked when you listen to a retro disco song.
14. Hrithik Roshan – Ek Pal Ka Jeena – Kaho Naa… Pyar Hai
Hrithik stunned the entire film industry with his mesmerizing looks, superb acting and most importantly his spectacular dancing. Watch how he synchronizes his body with music and makes dance look so natural.
15. Shammi Kapoor – Kis Kis Kisko Pyar – Tumse Acha Kaun Hai
Old is gold and this is this song is the finest illustration of the phrase. The ‘Yahoo Junglee’ was the Elvis in Bollywood and certainly the prophet for all modern day dancers.