This week on Flashback, we bring to light the best Bollywood dance numbers. Dance and music is an essential part of Bollywood movies. The Bollywood dance style is a beautiful blend of all Indian dance styles be it classical Indian dance, folk Indian dance or the more current R&B, hip-hop music. Some people love Bollywood dances because there are no defined rules like classical dance styles. Some people love Bollywood because it exposes them to Indian culture. Others enjoy the vibrant music and colourful outfits. Whatever the reason, Bollywood dancing is a small glimpse into Indian culture that everyone should experience.

Song and dance routines have been popular in Hindi films since the 50s. Dance has been a part of Indian cinema from the starting day of Hindi cinema. Bollywood films are not just about the story, the directing and the acting. The music and dance in a movie is just as significant and essential. Bollywood movies are mostly musicals and contain very catchy music in the form of song and dance numbers typically seen in Broadway musicals. “Songs and dances in Bollywood movies are a mode of indirect expression whereby characters can articulate thoughts and desires which may be inappropriate to state directly. Bollywood songs are known to get crowds in frenzy, thanks to the pulsating grooves of songs and dance routine from Hindi films. As another year comes to an end, with a new beginning, we take a look at all the peppy dance numbers of Hindi cinema.

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