How to Do a Toprock Indian Step B-Boy Dance Move

Learn how to do the b-boy toprock dance move the Indian step in this Howcast breakdancing tutorial with choreographer Victor "Kid Glyde" Alicea.

Whassup, everybody. My name is Kid Glyde. I’m the leader of the Dynamic Rockers, pretty famous B-Boy. I travel around the world, I organize events. I’ve been dancing for 15 years. So I think I’m pretty credible to teach you. Be positive, be strong, let’s do it.

We are here to learn the Indian step. One of the top rock basic moves. First move everybody learns, Indian step. Pretty simple. Follow me. Stay centered, have your legs spread out length apart. First your arms are together real quick, like this, and your right legs going across to your left, and at the same time you’re going to bend your left knee. So your right leg goes across — bam — and your arms spread out as you cross. So once again, cross. Then you go back to your center, and you go to the other side with your left leg crossing your right leg and your right leg bending. Your arms opening up at the same time. All right and your go back. Bam, bam, this is the Indian Step. Boom, all right add a little flavor to it and you got it, you know. Add a little bounce, bam bounce, bounce. Add a little bend, you know what i’m saying, you want to just add a little style and your own flavor and your got it Indian step. bam bam. Keep practicing it. Oh! my friends always do with some music. My favorite thing to do to get into the groove is two step. You know as soon as I get comfortable and I jump up that side foot right away, cross one two right leg to the left — bam — left leg to the right. I’m saying you get the Indian step add that little bounce — bam, bam — all right so you character so you love this. Bend your knees — bam — and there you go that’s the Indian step.