The Nicholas Brothers

Biography

Fayard (b. 1917) and Harold (b. 1924) Nicholas, a sophisticated black dance team, featured an intricate, highly acrobatic, smooth style. The children of vaudeville musicians, they began dancing onstage in their early youth.They made their professional debut as a team in 1931, and a year later appeared at the legendary Cotton Club, where they remained as regulars for many years. They went on to...