Reggaeton: a blend of Jamaican influence of dancehall with a splash of Latin American salsa, a touch of electronica and the result is the combination of Spanish rap with Puerto Rican routes. Reggaeton is characterised by a specific beat and ‘riddim’ that will require your hips to be held down to avoid them swaying to the music! Warning: highly addictive.
Commercial aka “New Style” is a popular response by the dance industry to modernise hip hop. Commonly seen in music videos and concerts, you can liken this entertaining and diverse form of dance to that of Lady Gaga, Ne-Yo, Beyonce & Jason Derulo.