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How to Do the Patty Cake Dance

Learn how to dance like Grease (Patty Cake Dance) from professional dancer Charlene "Chi-Chi" Smith in this Howcast dance video.

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So we all remember Grease. Olivia Newton John and John Travolta getting down at the end of the amazing movie musical. Right? But today we're going to put a little New Jersey spin on it. And it's called Get The Patty Cake Going. Alright?

So we're going to start with the hands first. There's a few little pieces to this one. So we have pat twice. Clap twice. Right over left. Left over right. Fist pound, not fist pump. Fist pound. Let's do that again. You have one and two and three and four and five and six and. Okay. One more time. Six, seven, eight. One and two and three and four and five and six and. We're going to save seven and eight a little later.

Let's go to the feet. Okay? I've called DJ Jay Hood who put the song out, Get The Patty Cake Going. YouTube sensation. New Jersey sensation. This is definitely a New Jersey thing. Right? Baltimore club music. New Jersey club music. Philly club music. So Giddy Up he calls it. Your feet are going left, right, left, right, left, right the entire time. It's faster but let's get this first. Da. Da. Da. Da. You can get your knees. Act something out. Boom. Boom. Boom. Boom. You can do it to the side. Da. Da. Da. Okay.

We're going to try that with the hands. Little bit faster. Five. Six. Seven. Eight. One and two and three and four and five and six and hold and eight. Five, six, seven, eight. One and two and three and four and five and six and now. For seven and eight, just in case you're wondering, he has a little section he calls Wipe It. Wipe, wipe, wipe, wipe it. Right? So you just wipe your hands in front of your face. Throw it away. Okay? So we're going to throw that in there. We did. One and two and three and four and five and six and seven and wipe. Okay? Let's try it a little faster and then we'll go to music. Five, six, seven, eight. One and two and three and four and five and six and wipe it. Ha. Okay? Let's get music.

Hey. Patty cake going. Get The Patty Cake Going.

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