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 and 180 beats per minute) . Click here to see a list of Lindy Hop songs between 120 and 180 beats per minute.
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|In The Mood (83 BPM) - Glenn Miller||Glenn Miller||83||1940S 4/4 Big Band Classical DWTS Easy Listening Electronic Episode 7 French Pop Jazz Pop Rock & Roll Rock Season 23 Soundtrack Swing United States baroque-pop||1940S 4/4 Big Band Classical DWTS Easy Listening Electronic Episode 7 French Pop Jazz Pop Rock & Roll Rock Season 23 Soundtrack Swing United States baroque-pop|
|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||4/4 50'S Children's Music More Oldies Pop R&B / Soul Rock & Roll Rock Traditional Pop||4/4 50'S Children's Music More Oldies Pop R&B / Soul Rock & Roll Rock Traditional Pop|
|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|
|One O’clock Jump (180 BPM) - Count Basie||Count Basie||180||4/4 Jazz Pop||4/4 Jazz Pop|
|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|
|Footloose (174 BPM) - Kenny Loggins||Kenny Loggins||174||4/4 DWTS Episode 1 Episode 6 Pop Rock Season 20 Season 22 Soundtrack United States||4/4 DWTS Episode 1 Episode 6 Pop Rock Season 20 Season 22 Soundtrack United States|
|I Love A Rainy Night (132 BPM) - Eddie Rabbitt||Eddie Rabbitt||132||4/4 Country Pop||4/4 Country Pop|
|All Shook Up (75 BPM) - Elvis Presley||Elvis Presley||75||4/4 Christian / Gospel Classical More Pop Rock & Roll Rock Soundtrack||4/4 Christian / Gospel Classical More Pop Rock & Roll Rock Soundtrack|