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S&M by Rihanna is a DLC song in Dance Central 2, Dance Central 3, and Dance Central Spotlight. The default dancer for this song is Jaryn in her Crew Look outfit at the Penthaüs venue in DC2 and Crow's Nest in DC3. She does not appear in Spotlight. If Jaryn is not yet unlocked Miss Aubrey becomes the default dancer. It is ranked under the Tough (4/7) difficulty level.

Dance Moves


indicates that the dance move appears in the Short Version of the song, seen only in Dance Central 3's Party Mode, underneath the difficulty listed.

Name Beginner Easy Medium Hard
All Wound Up x x
Anemone x x x
Blushing Bride x x x x
Corset x x
Cowgirl x x x
Cross Body x x x x
Cross Front x x x x
Dirty Crook x x
Dragonflies x
Drop x x
Dusk x
Freq Pound x x x
Head Roll x x
Hip Tick x
Kitty Push x x x x
Lunge Forever x
M-M-M x x x x
Mrs. Tan x x x
Old Timer x
Out The Box x
Peaches x x
Perfection x
Pocketwatch Clasp x
Princess Snap x x x
Princess Snap Step x
Privacy x
Roll Ex x x
Snatch Drag In x x
Sorcery x x
Spotlight x x
Swing Step x x x
Tongue Tied x
Tropic Rain x x
Waterfall x
Whack 'Em All x x
Wind x x
Wind Step x x x x

Beginner is only available in Dance Central 3 and Dance Central Spotlight. Also in Dance Central Spotlight, Easy is called Standard, Medium is called Deluxe, and Hard is called Pro.

Alternate Routines (Spotlight)

Below are tables listing each move that appears in the specified routine. Each alternate routine is considered its own difficulty and therefore only has one set of moves.

Amplify Tap
Box In
Cross & Bounce
Don't Judge Me
Goodie Bounce
Kick Side Step
Monster Step
Pound House
Power Snap
Slum Out
Cajus Kick
Cross Front Step
Engine Engine
Hop & Crunch
Run Slide
Run Step Extend
Sign Off


Game Import or DLC Song Playable once imported or downloaded? Playable on game if purchased from another? Cost
Dance Central - - - -
Dance Central 2 DLC Song Yes Yes $2.99
Dance Central 3 DLC Song Yes Yes $2.99
Dance Central Spotlight DLC Song Yes Yes $1.99

With the exception of the cost, all of the answers still apply if the song was purchased in a pack.