Harj Rai

COREDANCE COMPETITION URBAN ADJUDICATOR – 2012

Harj began dancing mostly with street dancers and break dancers, choreographing freestyle routines influenced by the old school hip-hop styles of popping, waving and locking. He has created his own unique style of hip-hop, mixing choreography with break dancing and acrobatics as well as the Brazilian martial arts form, Capoera. Harj has toured with Atomic Kitten and Kiara Hunter throughout the United Kingdom. He has performed in live performances with artists 98 degrees, S.W.V Sisters With Voices, Coolio and Freedom Williams of C + C Music Factory. He has traveled all across the United States, on tour with R&B recording artist Stevie B, and to Germany and various parts of Europe with Stevie’s tour. Harj was a highlighted dancer in the music video Ghetto Superstar featuring hip-hop recording artists Pras (of The Fugees), and Mya. He has also performed with artists Wyclef Jean, and can be seen dancing in music videos for the British pop group All Saints, and Grandmaster Flash. Harj can be seen with super pop stars Britney Spears and N’Sync in a series of US National McDonald’s commercials. He also performed in Torino, Italy for the 2006 XX Winter Olympic Games! Look out for Harj dancing in the feature film “Scooby Doo Too: Monsters Unleashed”. You can also catch him in his most recent feature film, “Kickin It Old School”, starring Jamie Kennedy, which premiered in 2007.