b-boy

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b-boy

 (bē′boi′)
n.
A man or boy who engages in b-boying.

[b-, probably short for break (from the danceable breaks in funk recordings from which turntablists make breakbeat music to which b-boying is done ) + boy.]

B-boy

(ˈbiːˌbɔɪ)
n
(Pop Music) a male rap-music fan, who typically can be identified by his casual style of dress
[C20: from Bronx boy]

B-boy

(ˈbiˌbɔɪ)
n.
Slang. a fan of rap music.
[1980–85; b (reak dancing) + boy; patterned on B-girl]
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Lauren, 23 - who goes under the name Bgirl Fidget and teachers dance at schools across Huddersfield and also HD1 Dance Studios in the town centre - said: "I Know some wonderful young people and this event has shown what they are all about.
For Pontypridd's Muni Theatre is hosting International B-Boy Competition Ya Don't Stop 2012 featuring some of the biggest and most exciting names in bboy and bgirl culture .
To wit, Blount's entry on e-mail reads, "Call this hyphen fussy if you will, but you wouldn't write Abomb for A-bomb, or opositive for O-positive, or Xray (which looks like the name of a science fiction villain) or fstop or Bgirl or Bside of a record (not that there is any such thing anymore) or Csection, Fword, Gman, Vchip, or Xfactor.
Jones aka B-boy Caution and Angela Miracle Gladue aka Bgirl Lunacee formed their group approximately two years ago.
Pop Master Fabel is a principal dancer and one of the artistic directors of the Legends Of Hip Hop theatre show, while Honey Rockwell, who learnt her BGirl skills from Rock Steady Crew, spreads positive hip hop messages to children through outreach programmes.
From Europe there's BGirl Aruna (Holland), Maurizio (Italy) and Nika Kramer (Germany).
Impact2Inspire a local voluntary fundraising group working with Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing, have organised the event themed around 90s music featuring local dancers Bgirl Fidget, breaking dancing, DMF (Fresh Factory) body popping, and DJ and singer Audley Buckle.
Led by dancer Lauren Haywood - known as Bgirl Fidget - the troupe train every Friday at Fitness First in Lockwood and even take rehearsals to Greenhead Park when there is nowhere else to practice.
GOING LOCO: Poco Loco dancers, back from left, Kasia Tokarska, Romany Youell, James Milner, Crystal Mason, James Sharp, Khyrone Scotland and Demmi Hanson and, front from left, Nicole Barkham, Laren Haywood known as Bgirl Fidget and Kamyah Lee with Ruben Bent at the front (
The competition, on both days until 7pm, sees Bboys and Bgirls from as far afield as Japan, Germany and Italy go head-to-head for big cash prizes .