What is it like to dance Jive? Some say a rollercoaster of excitement and energy. This dance style is perform with a high tempo pattern and involves lots of hip movement and footwork. Jive is a very energetic dance style, with dance moves like swing, kicking and jumping at a fast rate. The Jive is consider to be the fastest dance style in the Latin Ballroom Program. If you’re interested in Elvis Presley and Chuck Barry music this dance is for you.