East Coast Swing is a standardized dance in American Rhythm style competition dancing as well as a social partner dance. It is one of a number of different swing dances that developed concurrently with the swing style of jazz music in the mid twentieth century. This group of dances also includes Lindy Hop, Carolina Shag, Balboa, West Coast Swing, and Jive.
This dance may also be referred to as Eastern Swing, Triple Swing, Triple Step Swing, American Swing, or just Swing.
The East Coast Swing is generally danced as the first dance of American Rhythm competitions.
The East Coast Swing is generally danced to music in a 4/4 Meter between 34 and 36 measures per mintue (136 and 144 beats per minute) . Click here to see a list of East Coast Swing songs between 136 and 144 beats per minute.
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|How Sweet It Is (133 BPM) - Michael Buble||Michael Buble||133||4/4 Adult Contemporary Pop||4/4 Adult Contemporary Pop|
|Ex's & Oh's (140 BPM) - Elle King||Elle King||140||4/4 Alternative DWTS Episode 10 Pop Rock Season 21 United States||4/4 Alternative DWTS Episode 10 Pop Rock Season 21 United States|
|Bad, Bad Leroy Brown (148 BPM) - Jim Croce||Jim Croce||148||4/4 First Dance Pop Rock Singer/Songwriter Wedding||4/4 First Dance Pop Rock Singer/Songwriter Wedding|
|I Love A Rainy Night (132 BPM) - Eddie Rabbitt||Eddie Rabbitt||132||4/4 Country Pop||4/4 Country Pop|
|Confident (130 BPM) - Demi Lovato||Demi Lovato||130||4/4 DWTS Episode 1 Pop Season 22 United States||4/4 DWTS Episode 1 Pop Season 22 United States|
|Womanizer (139 BPM) - Britney Spears||Britney Spears||139||4/4 Pop dance-and-dj||4/4 Pop dance-and-dj|
|Fly Me To The Moon (120 BPM) - Frank Sinatra||Frank Sinatra||120||4/4 Easy Listening First Dance Hopeless Romantics Jazz Pop Strong Wedding World||4/4 Easy Listening First Dance Hopeless Romantics Jazz Pop Strong Wedding World|
|Potato Chips (From "Smorgasboard...Help Yourself!") (140 BPM) - Slim Gaillard||Slim Gaillard||140||4/4 Jazz||4/4 Jazz|
|I Don't Care (134 BPM) - Fall Out Boy||Fall Out Boy||134||4/4 Alternative||4/4 Alternative|
|Waterloo (147 BPM) - ABBA||ABBA||147||4/4 Electronic / Dance Pop Soundtrack||4/4 Electronic / Dance Pop Soundtrack|