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Famous Female Dancers

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This list of famous female dancers is ranked by their level of prominence, with photos when available. This greatest female dancers list contains the most prominent and top women dancers to have ever busted a move. There are thousands of females working as dancers in the world, but this list highlights only the most famous women dancers. Women dancers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a girl aspiring to be a dancer then the famous professional dancers below should give you inspiration.

No list of famous dancers would be complete without famous girl dancers like Sofia Boutella and Julianne Hough.

While this isn't a list of all female dancers, it does feature over 800 names of famous dancers, many of them famous female dancers in history. Who are the most famous female dancers? Who are the best female dancers? Take a look below, you might even find a few famous Hollywood dancers and famous African American female dancers, too!


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    Britney Jean Spears is an American singer and actress. Born in McComb, Mississippi, and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana, she performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997. Spears's first and second studio albums, ...Baby One More Time ...more

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    • Age: age 34
    • Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, United States of America
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, Television producer, + more
    • Credits: Austin Powers: Goldmember, Crossroads, The Mickey Mouse Club, Britney and Kevin: Chaotic, Pauly Shore Is Dead, + more
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    Miley Cyrus
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    Miley Ray Cyrus is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her father is country singer Billy Ray Cyrus. She held minor roles in the television series Doc and the film Big Fish in her childhood. In 2006, Cyrus rose to prominence as a teen idol after being cast in the Disney Channel television ...more

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    • Age: age 23
    • Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    • Profession: Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Dancer
    • Credits: Big Fish, Bolt, Hannah Montana, High School Musical 2, The Last Song, + more
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    Robyn Rihanna Fenty, known by her stage name Rihanna, is a Barbadian singer, actress, and fashion designer. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, her career began upon meeting record producer Evan Rogers in late 2003 through mutual friends; she recorded demo tapes with his guidance. Her tape was sent to ...more

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    • Age: age 27
    • Birthplace: Saint Michael Parish, Barbados
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Songwriter, Actor, Music artist, Singer
    • Credits: Battleship, Home, Styled to Rock, Styled to Rock
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    Vanessa Anne Hudgens is an American actress and singer. Hudgens rose to prominence playing Gabriella Montez in the High School Musical series. Hudgens has also appeared in various films and television series for the Disney Channel. She had her feature film debut in the 2003 film Thirteen, a teenage ...more

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    • Age: age 27
    • Birthplace: Salinas, USA, California
    • Profession: Actor, Singer
    • Credits: Sucker Punch, Thirteen, High School Musical, Spring Breakers, High School Musical 2, + more
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    Christina María Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Staten Island, New York and raised in Rochester and Wexford, Pennsylvania, she appeared on the television series Star Search and The Mickey Mouse Club in her early years. After recording "Reflection", the theme for Disney's ...more

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    • Age: age 35
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Record producer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Actor, + more
    • Credits: Shark Tale, The Voice, Get Him to the Greek, Burlesque, MMC, + more
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    Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream popular music and imagery in her music videos, which became a fixture on MTV. Madonna is known for reinventing both her music and ...more

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    • Age: age 57
    • Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, United States of America
    • Profession: Record producer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more
    • Credits: A League of Their Own, Dick Tracy, Die Another Day, Vision Quest, Evita, + more
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    Lady Gaga
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    Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, better known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer and songwriter. She initially performed in theater, appearing in high school plays, and studied at CAP21 through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before dropping out to pursue a musical ...more

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    • Age: age 29
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson, Singer-songwriter, Actor, + more
    • Credits: Men in Black 3, The Muppets, American Idol, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Muppets Most Wanted, + more
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    Stacy Ann-Marie Keibler is an American actress, model, former professional wrestler and valet who is best known for her work with World Championship Wrestling and World Wrestling Entertainment as a WWE Diva. Keibler was a contestant on the second season of Dancing with the Stars, where she placed third.more

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    • Age: age 36
    • Birthplace: Baltimore, Rosedale, USA, Maryland
    • Profession: Wrestler, Singer-songwriter, Model, Actor, Dancer
    • Credits: Bubble Boy, Dancing with the Stars, The Comebacks, Pecker, WCW Monday Nitro, + more
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    Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, is a Colombian singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model. Born and raised in Barranquilla, she began performing in school, demonstrating Latin, Arabic, and rock and roll influences and belly dancing abilities. Shakira released her first studio ...more

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    • Age: age 38
    • Birthplace: Barranquilla, Colombia
    • Profession: Record producer, Entrepreneur, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Model, + more
    • Credits: The Voice, Love in the Time of Cholera, Shakira: Live and Off the Record, El Club de Los Tigritos, Shakira: Laundry Service - Washed and Dried, + more
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    Ashley Michelle Tisdale is an American actress, singer, and producer. During her childhood, she appeared in more than 100 TV advertisements and had roles in theatre and television shows. In 2004, she was cast as Maddie Fitzpatrick in Disney Channel's The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, and rose to prominence ...more

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    • Age: age 30
    • Birthplace: West Deal, New Jersey, United States of America
    • Profession: Spokesperson, Television producer, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Voice acting
    • Credits: Donnie Darko, A Bug's Life, Phineas and Ferb, High School Musical, An All Dogs Christmas Carol, + more
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    Tara Leigh Patrick, better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, and dancer. She gained fame for her appearances in Playboy magazine, on the MTV game show Singled Out, on the TV series Baywatch, and dancing with the Pussycat Dolls, ...more

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    • Age: age 43
    • Birthplace: USA, Sharonville, Ohio
    • Profession: Fitness professional, Model, Author, Actor, Voice acting, + more
    • Credits: Scary Movie, Scary Movie 4, Good Burger, Baywatch, Bedtime Stories, + more
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    Victoria Dawn Justice is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She debuted as an actress at the age of 10 and has since appeared in several films and television series including the Nickelodeon series Zoey 101 and Victorious. She has made appearances in several theatrical releases, including ...more

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    • Age: age 22
    • Birthplace: USA, Florida, Hollywood
    • Profession: Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Voice acting, Dancer
    • Credits: Victorious, Zoey 101, Fun Size, Unknown, The Garden, + more
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    Demetria Devonne "Demi" Lovato is an American actress, singer, and songwriter who made her debut as a child actress in Barney & Friends. In 2008, Lovato rose to prominence in the Disney Channel television film Camp Rock and signed a recording contract with Hollywood Records. She released her debut ...more

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    • Age: age 23
    • Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    • Profession: Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor, TV Personality, Dancer
    • Credits: Glee, Camp Rock, Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, Princess Protection Program, Sonny with a Chance, + more
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    Gwen Stefani
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    Gwen Renée Stefani is an American singer, songwriter, fashion designer, and actress. She is the co-founder and lead vocalist of the rock band No Doubt. During the band's hiatus, Stefani embarked on her solo career, releasing her debut album Love. Angel. Music. Baby. in 2004. Inspired by music of the ...more

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    • Age: age 46
    • Birthplace: Fullerton, California, United States of America
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Designer, Actor, + more
    • Credits: Zoolander, The Aviator, The Voice, No Doubt: Live in the Tragic Kingdom, Harajuku Lovers Live, + more
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    Cheryl Ann Fernandez-Versini is an English recording artist, dancer, and television personality who is known by the mononym Cheryl in the context of her recording promotions. She rose to fame in late 2002 when she auditioned for the reality television show Popstars: The Rivals on ITV. The programme ...more

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    • Age: age 32
    • Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Singer-songwriter, Model, Actor, Composer, Music artist, + more
    • Credits: What to Expect When You're Expecting, The X Factor (UK), The X Factor, This Morning, Paul O'Grady Live, + more
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    Raven-Symoné Christina Pearman is an American actress, comedian, model, singer, songwriter, dancer, and television producer. She first appeared on television in 1989 on The Cosby Show as Olivia Kendall. She released her debut album, Here's to New Dreams in 1993; the single, "That's What Little Girls Are ...more

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    • Age: age 30
    • Birthplace: Georgia, USA, Atlanta
    • Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Fashion Model, Film Producer, Actor, + more
    • Credits: The Cosby Show, The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, Dr. Dolittle, That's So Raven, Tinker Bell, + more
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    Victoria Caroline Beckham is an English businesswoman, fashion designer, model and singer. In the late 1990s, Beckham rose to fame with the all-female pop group Spice Girls and was dubbed Posh Spice by the July 1996 issue of the British music magazine Top of the Pops. After the Spice Girls split, she ...more

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    • Age: age 41
    • Birthplace: Harlow, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Businessperson, Songwriter, Model, Designer, + more
    • Credits: Zoolander, Spice World, Victoria Beckham: Coming to America, Raw Spice
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    Brooke Burke-Charvet, better known by her maiden name, Brooke Burke, is an American actress, dancer, model and television personality. She is known for Rock Star, winning the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars and for co-hosting Dancing With the Stars from 2010 to 2013.more

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    • Age: age 44
    • Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America
    • Profession: Model, Actor, Broadcaster, Dancer
    • Credits: Dancing with the Stars, The Wraith, Rock Star, She's Got the Look, The Hazing, + more
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    Nicole Scherzinger is an American recording artist, actress and television personality. After reaching one-hit wonder success with girl group Eden's Crush, she signed with Interscope Records in 2003 as a member of the Pussycat Dolls, a burlesque troupe turned-recording act. During her time as lead ...more

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    • Age: age 37
    • Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    • Profession: Record producer, Songwriter, Model, Actor, Singer, + more
    • Credits: Men in Black 3, Be Cool, Love Don't Cost a Thing, The X Factor (UK), The X Factor, + more
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    Julianne Hough
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    Julianne Alexandra Hough is an American dancer, singer-songwriter, and actress. She is a two-time professional champion of ABC's Dancing with the Stars. She was nominated for a Creative Arts Primetime Emmy in 2007 for Outstanding Choreography in season five of the show. Her first leading acting role was ...more

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    • Age: age 27
    • Birthplace: USA, Orem, Utah
    • Profession: Songwriter, Actor, Singer, Dancer
    • Credits: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Rock of Ages, Footloose, Safe Haven, Dancing with the Stars, + more
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