Tahani Ariel Anderson is an American hip-hop dancer. This teenage dancer shot to fame when she participated in the 13th season of ‘So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation’ in 2016, and finished in the top five in the competition. Affiliated with the dance group Lil Beasts and the network DanceOn, the digital-first programmer for dance entertainment,Tahani has worked with many renowned choreographers like Matt Steffanina and WillDaBeast Adams. She started dancing when she was two-and-a-half years old and developed a deep passion for the art over the years. Besides dancing, she also likes to entertain people, and was seen in MGA Entertainment's web series ‘Lalaloopsy Kitchen’, ‘L.O.L.’, ‘Surprise!’ and ‘Num Noms’.
Tahani Ariel Anderson is a passionate and talented dancer, who started dancing when she was a little child. Known for her hip-hop dance style, this teenager has already started making waves in the entertainment industry. She also loves dance styles like ballet and contemporary. She is a member of the team called ‘Lil Beasts’, and the network DanceOn. In 2016, she was a part of the 13th season of the entertainment program ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ on Fox. At the Chicago audition for ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ in March 2016, she won the appreciation of the judges while she danced to Beyonce's ‘Countdown’. But unfortunately, when judge Paula Abdul hugged her, she threw up on her. Later, Tahani explained that Paula Abdul had hugged her a little too tight.
She finished at the 5th position on the dance show and was eliminated before the final performance. While leaving the show, Tahani told the judges that sheloves dancing as she can express herself and her different emotions through her face, body, and dance moves. In the competition, she was paired with SYTYCD All-Star Comfort Fedoke, who complimented Tahani on her "beautiful spirit," and said that "God has so many plans" for her. Besides Matt Steffanina and WillDaBeast Adams, she has also worked with Janelle Ginestra, Tricia Miranda, Antoine Troupe, Nika Kljun, Dana Alexa and Debbie Allen.
She was featured in the web series ‘Lalaloopsy Kitchen’, where she won the hearts of the viewers. She was also seen in ‘L.O.L.’, a web series that explored teen relationships, drug use, and social networks.
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Tahani Ariel Anderson was born on May 7, 2003, in Victorville, California, the USA, to Debra Anderson and Gerard Anderson. She has a brother named Kaleyl, who wants to become a professional baseball player.Tahani started dancing at the age of two-and-a-half years.