NBC’s World of Dance is the world’s most competitive dance competition, where celebrity judges Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo, Derek Hough, and host/mentor Jenna Dewan Tatum watch incredible dancers compete for a whopping $1 million prize. From hip hop to tap, break dancing to ballroom, it’s a celebration of all things dance, and we’re pumped to give you a look at each and every amazing dancer, duo, and crew. Let’s meet Nitty Grittyz.

Nitty Grittyz

Style: Tap (4 Members)

Category: Upper

From: Los Angeles, California

Who they are: Lead by a Sesame Street and Broadway veteran who’s performed alongside Savion Glover and in front of Stevie Wonder, Nitty Grittyz will catch your attention. Each member has spent the past several years teaching and now they want to prove they are the masters at their specialty. Rehearsing and perfecting their routine each member has hustled hard for their moment on the world’s stage.


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