The WORST Episodes of America's Best Dance Crew

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 20, 2021

Network: MTV

Hosted by Mario Lopez and Layla Kayleigh, Randy Jackson Presents: America's Best Dance Crew!, is a new competitive dance reality show pitting the country's best street and studio dance crews against each other. Each week one team will be eliminated until the final team is left standing and wins the title of "America's Best Dance Crew". Judging the competition are JC Chasez, Lil' Mama, & D-Trix.

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Video Star Challenge

#1 - Video Star Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 26, 2008

The nine remaining crews use iconic music videos as inspiration for this week's challenge.

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0 votes
Rock The Title Challenge

#2 - Rock The Title Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 3, 2008

The eight remaining crews must create a routine that utilizes a unique physical transformation that is inspired by the song title.

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0 votes
Speed Up Challenge

#3 - Speed Up Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 10, 2008

This week is all about speed. The 7 remaining crews are given a mix that goes from smooth and slow to fast and furious. The crews will be judged on how well they can adjust to the faster pace and stay on the beat.

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0 votes
Bring The Beat Challenge

#4 - Bring The Beat Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 24, 2008

The 5 remaining crews take you to school for the Bring The Beat Challenge.

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0 votes
Eighties Theme Challenge

#5 - Eighties Theme Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 7, 2008

This week the crews take you back to the 80's with movesinspired by classic 80's films, 'Breakin', 'Flashdance' and 'Footloose'.

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0 votes
Championship Showdown

#6 - Championship Showdown

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 14, 2008

t's the Championship Showdown, and each of the 2 remaining crews face-off with 3 performances each.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Live Finale

#7 - The Live Finale

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 21, 2008

As Super Cr3w and SoReal Cru square off for the final time, the 8 booted crews return to show off their moves.

star 0.00
0 votes
Missy Elliott Challenge

#8 - Missy Elliott Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 31, 2008

The 4 remaining crews bring their own style when they take on the moves from Missy's hottest music videos.

star 6.00
1 votes
LMFAO Superstar Challenge

#9 - LMFAO Superstar Challenge

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired May 30, 2012

The four remaining crews choreographed routines inspired by LMFAO, beginning with a group performance to "Live My Life" by Far East Movement featuring Justin Bieber. Redfoo from LMFAO handed out the dance challenges, and Season 3 champion Quest Crew visited the rehearsal studio to work with the crews.

star 6.25
8 votes
Flo Rida Superstar Challenge

#10 - Flo Rida Superstar Challenge

Season 7 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 18, 2012

Flo Rida performs; the crews must craft a routine to one of Flo Rida's hits.

star 6.43
7 votes
Ke$ha

#11 - Ke$ha

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 14, 2011

Superstar Ke$ha hands out the challenges to five crews hoping to move on in the competition.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Michael Simon
Writers:
Lil Wayne

#12 - Lil Wayne

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 7, 2011

The season of the superstars kicks off with an episode devoted to Lil Wayne -- and five crews hungry to move on in the competition.

star 6.75
4 votes
Directors: Michael Simon
Writers:
Martial Arts Challenge

#13 - Martial Arts Challenge

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 23, 2009

Quest Crew's Steve Terada returns to help the remaining seven crews in the action-packed Martial Arts Challenge.

star 7.19
32 votes
Rihanna

#14 - Rihanna

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired May 5, 2011

star 7.50
2 votes
Kanye West

#15 - Kanye West

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired May 26, 2011

star 7.50
2 votes
All-Star Showdown

#16 - All-Star Showdown

Season 8 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 29, 2015

Ne-Yo kicks off the Season 8 premiere, which reintroduces all-star crews from previous seasons and features performances to songs by Video Music Award nominees and winners.

star 7.74
19 votes
The Battle Begins

#17 - The Battle Begins

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 7, 2008

In the series premiere of America's Best Dance Crew, the crews choreograph numbers to their favorite remixes.

star 7.83
6 votes
VMA Icons

#18 - VMA Icons

Season 8 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 5, 2015

The VMAs have featured some of the most iconic superstars in the music business. Each crew is assigned one of these VMA Icons and chooses a track from their legendary catalog.

star 7.84
19 votes
VMA Pre-Party Finale

#19 - VMA Pre-Party Finale

Season 8 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 29, 2015

star 7.85
13 votes
Janet Jackson Challenge

#20 - Janet Jackson Challenge

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 17, 2008

The 6 remaining crews apply their dance skills to Janet's hottest songs.

star 8.00
1 votes
ABDC Regional Finals: The South

#21 - ABDC Regional Finals: The South

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 28, 2010

The season begins with five teams repping the South -- but there are only three spots open to move on in the competition.

star 8.00
2 votes
Lady Gaga Challenge

#22 - Lady Gaga Challenge

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 4, 2010

Each of the remaining crews get inspired by the groundbreaking music and vision of the one and only Lady Gaga.

star 8.00
2 votes
Katy Perry

#23 - Katy Perry

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 28, 2011

star 8.00
2 votes
VMA Fashion

#24 - VMA Fashion

Season 8 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 12, 2015

Inspired by the forward-thinking and sometimes shocking fashion on the VMAs, the crews incorporate high-concept wardrobes as part of their choreography.

star 8.21
19 votes
The Semifinals

#25 - The Semifinals

Season 8 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 26, 2015

star 8.29
17 votes