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“Flashdance” was the first Hollywood feature film with breakdancing

Flashdance, directed by Adrian Lyne and starring Jennifer Beals was the first Hollywood feature film with the element, . Rock Steady Crew was breakdancing in the 1983 movie and (Richard Colón) did a lot of the dancing. Flashdance was directed by Adrian Lyne. Irene Cara, who sang the movie’s No. 1 theme song, included a song called “Breakdance” on her album What a Feelin‘. It reached No. 8 Crazy Legs did the backspin for Jennifer Beals at the end of the movie.

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MC Hammer owned a horse named "Dance Floor" that ran in the 1992 Kentucky Derby

MC Hammer owned a horse named “Dance Floor” that ran in the 1992 Kentucky Derby

An Australian radio station was once banned from playing N.W.A's "Fuck tha Police." The staff went on strike and put N.W.A's "Express Yourself" on continuous play for 24 hours

An Australian radio station was once banned from playing N.W.A’s “Fuck tha Police.” The staff went on strike and put N.W.A’s “Express Yourself” on continuous play for 24 hours