‘DWTS’ Pro Britt Stewart’s Dance History, That You Probably Didn’t Know About
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Britt Stewart has become a household name as a dancer on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars, but fans may not know the other places they’ve seen her perform over the years. Though she’s now best known for her DWTS choreography and performances, Stewart has popped up in various music videos, award shows, and other productions as a guest dancer.
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Britt Stewart Was a Dancer in Various Big Music Videos
“Sneakernight” by Vanessa Hudgens Music Video
A dance party comes to life in Vanessa Hudgens‘ 2008 video “Sneakernight.” Set in an early 2000s setting, the video features Hudgens singing and dancing with a full troupe of background dancers, including Stewart.
Stewart shows off pumping moves throughout the video, complementing Hudgens’ funky style. The vibrant, high-energy video highlighted Stewart’s ability to thrive in a large ensemble.
“All I Want Is Everything” by Victoria Justice Music Video
In 2012, Stewart appeared in pop star Victoria Justice‘s music video for the song “All I Want Is Everything.” The video shows Justice singing and dancing while leading a group. In various scenes, Stewart can be seen dancing with other young performers. Her hip-hop choreography complements Victoria’s pop singing and dance moves.
“Dark Horse” by Katy Perry Music Video
Long before her DWTS days, Stewart could be spotted dancing in the ancient Egyptian-themed music video for Katy Perry’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse.” She appears alongside Perry and her dancers, dressed in choreography-matching attire complete with an Egyptian cat mask during the video’s bridge. Though she was not a featured dancer, her talent stood out even in a minor part.
Katy Perry’s 2014 Grammy Performance
One of Stewart’s most visible cameos was during Perry’s 2014 Grammy Awards performance of “Dark Horse.” This live version brought the music video to life onstage, once again featuring Stewart’s dancing. She commanded attention alongside Perry and the other dancers, moving powerfully in perfect sync.
Rihanna’s 2010 AMA Performance
Stewart was also part of the dance entourage for Rihanna’s 2010 American Music Awards performance. For this energetic medley of hits like “What’s My Name?” Stewart and other dancers accompanied Rihanna onstage. Dressed in eye-catching attire, Stewart demonstrated her ability to ace tightly choreographed award show routines.
Gloria Estefan’s 2011 Latin Grammys Show
While mainly known for hip-hop choreography, Stewart is trained across dance styles including Latin genres. She showed off those skills during Gloria Estefan’s performance at the 2011 Latin Grammy Awards. The energetic number featured Stewart and other dancers moving in sync with Estefan’s Latin rhythms of the song “Wepa.”
Janet Jackson’s 2009 AMA Medley
At the 2009 American Music Awards, Stewart danced during Janet Jackson’s medley performance. In this event, Jackson and her dance ensemble performed a medley of her songs while displaying their signature moves. Stewart blended in seamlessly with the troupe of dancers and showcased crisp pops and locks during the performance.