Find the best Latin dance lessons, classes, and instructors at HeyKiki and learn Latin dance. Latin dance is an umbrella term that is commonly used in the competitive dance world and refers to various forms of ballroom and folk dances from Latin America, Cuba, and Puerto Rico. These dances are usually partner dances and are accompanied by specific styles of music. Popular Latin ballroom dances include the rumba, samba, merengue, bachata, and bolero. Popular Latin folk dances include the escondido, gato, chacarera, and zamba. Latin dance is widely popular internationally, and many studios offer instruction in these dance styles today.