Hip Hop is an original form of dancing and also a style of dress which has arose among fans of this new music. What distinguishes hip-hop dance from other forms of dance is that it is often improvisational in nature. Hip-hop dance crews often engage in freestyle dance competitions. Hip-hop dance can be a form of entertainment or a hobby. It requires rhythm and free flowing movement.
It can also be a lifestyle: a way to be active in physical fitness or competitive dance and a way to make a living by dancing professionally.