How to Dance (for Guys)

If you’re reading this, you’ve most likely been to a club and watched how other men dance. On one end of the spectrum, you’ll see guys just bobbing their head or fist pumping, but on the other end, you’ll see guys bust out ridiculously complex break dancing moves. If you’re reading this, you most likely don’t want to be like the other dozens of men just fist-pumping for 4 hours straight, but you also realize you don’t really have the ability to pull off 360 handstands in the air:

How to Dance for Guys


If you really want to learn how to dance for guys, first you need to not care about how others think of your dancing, but also to have confidence. Here’s a pro tip on faking confidence: elbows away from belly, and chin up. Take a look around the club at the other guys who are stealing the floor, they most likely are doing these two things.

Now that you’ve got the confidence of a man who just won 1 million dollars, saved a baby from a burning building, and just successfully courted Angelina Jolie, it’s time to learn how to dance like a man.

It’s going to be awkward at first, but you should consistently practice specific dance moves until you can mash them together into a single routine.  You might look like this at first, but hey, as long as you’re having fun learning, you should get to where you want to be in no time:

If you’re totally new at dancing, you need to start with the basics. You need to know what upbeats and downbeats are:

Now that you have that mastered, here are some more dance moves for you guys:

The Shuffle Step

Knee Drop

L Kick:

After learning these moves, try to throw them together in your own creative way. If you want a whole routine so you can show-stop the next club you’re at, click here to learn how you guys can dance like Usher:

There you have it, we’ve given you all the tools you need to learn how to dance for guys. However, these moves and routines can only take your dancing skills so far. If you want to bring your skills to the next level, buy a comprehensive dance DVD so your moves never go stale!

How to Dance For Men

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