You can’t talk about viral dance influence without talking about Soul Train. The show, which aired from 1976 to 2006, was the go-to program for the latest dance crazes and innovations. Creator and host Don Cornelius exposed people to styles that would eventually become dance movements such as b-boying, waacking and more.
Before Instagram, Twitter or Facebook, there was T.V., and Soul Train was the culture.
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