Lindy hop is the first of the family of swing dances, developing in Harlem in the 1920s and 1930s along with swing music, the popular style of jazz music at the time. It evolved as a fusion of a number of dances that were popular at the time including Charleston, breakaway, and tap.
Lindy Hop has also been called Jitterbug and Swing.
The Lindy Hop is generally danced to music in a 4/4 Meter between 30 and 45 measures per mintue (120.0 and 180.0 beats per minute) . Click here to see a list of Lindy Hop songs between 120.0 and 180.0 beats per minute.
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|One O’clock Jump (169 BPM) - Count Basie||Count Basie||169||3/4 4/4 Big Band Blues Easy Listening Jazz Pop Soundtrack Vocal||3/4 4/4 Big Band Blues Easy Listening Jazz Pop Soundtrack Vocal|
|In The Mood (160 BPM) - Glenn Miller||Glenn Miller||160||1940S 4/4 Big Band Blues Classical Crossover Jazz DWTS Easy Listening Episode 7 First Dance French Pop Jazz Pop Rock Season 23 Soundtrack Swing United States Wedding||1940S 4/4 Big Band Blues Classical Crossover Jazz DWTS Easy Listening Episode 7 First Dance French Pop Jazz Pop Rock Season 23 Soundtrack Swing United States Wedding|
|Crazy Little Thing Called Love (77 BPM) - Queen||Queen||77||4/4 Rock||4/4 Rock|
|Rockin' Robin (172 BPM) - Bobby Day||Bobby Day||172||1940S 1950S 4/4 Country More Oldies Pop R&B / Soul Rock Soundtrack||1940S 1950S 4/4 Country More Oldies Pop R&B / Soul Rock Soundtrack|
|At The Woodchoppers Ball (181 BPM) - Woody Herman||Woody Herman||181||4/4 Big Band Jazz More Pop||4/4 Big Band Jazz More Pop|
|On Revival Day (144 BPM) - LaVern Baker||LaVern Baker||144||4/4 Blues / Folk Blues More Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues||4/4 Blues / Folk Blues More Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues|
|Are You Hep To The Jive? (78 BPM) - Cab Calloway||Cab Calloway||78||4/4 Jazz Pop acoustic-audio-recordings||4/4 Jazz Pop acoustic-audio-recordings|
|My Same (Album Version) (126 BPM) - Adele||Adele||126||4/4 Pop||4/4 Pop|
|For Dancers Only (173 BPM) - Jimmie Lunceford||Jimmie Lunceford||173||4/4 Big Band Jazz||4/4 Big Band Jazz|
|Lavender Coffin (133 BPM) - Lionel Hampton||Lionel Hampton||133||4/4 Blues Jazz Pop||4/4 Blues Jazz Pop|