Breakdancer doing turtle movements.
One of the major breakdance street culture pushes was Michael Jackson''s Robot dance, first Performed on television in 1974. The performance of a Large Following Received with many later breakdance Pioneers further popularizing breakdance in the late 1970s.
Breakdance show geliatnya started when DJ Herc Koll started producing music that is slightly different with the music of the era. A Hip Hop music with broken beats, or commonly called the break beat. Which is instrumental in producing music that can inspire the breaker creates an attractive styles and unique. Aside from being a DJ who created a music that is very fitting to breakdance, Koll Herc also includes one senior in the musical world of Hip Hop. Is that at that time willing to make their homes as a base for this community.
Michael Jackson is the one who encouraged the growth of Breakdance. Jackson began to introduce a robot dance or movement resembling a robot on the songs that brought in 1974 in his debut on television. In addition, at every appearance Jacko also always carry a variety of movements that simply legendary, one of which is the moon-walk. Jacko also always find new dances that made anyone who saw him immediately curious and tried to follow the movement that brought to him. At the time it was only a Jacko is quite legendary with dances that directly spread like a virus and make people try to follow the movements .
If we see further, this type of dance was born long before Michael Jackson appears in a horrendous performance with those of his robot dance. Funk music legend James Brown had shown a little dance that many also have movement similar to breakdance.
The development of this one kind of dance is very fast, even a few communities in America began to take shape. In 1980''an, breakdance has become like fashion in America. Almost every night in some parts of the city there are several other communities showed skill in conducting this type of dance, though not a few that culminate in a scene. The way they compete is very similar to the freestyle typically found on the Hip Hop music. Not only in the streets just this dance is found, because the club and the party became a soft land for the breaker to show skill.
Having had time to become "trash" in some public places, finally began to show his class breakdance. At the end tahun1980, started a lot of official kompetis popping and breakdance Battle Of The Year is one competition that is very classy. The presence of this competition immediately followed by various other competitions Seara not directly raised this dance type class