The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!
From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards


Nominated in Dance

About DexRated

Dance phenom DexRated is doing it different, complete with a walk that says loud and clear: I’m here to stay. A queer, plus-size male dancer, model and choreographer, Dexter Mayfield is part of a new generation that is redefining what beauty and fierceness mean in the world of dance and fashion. Last year, Dex enjoyed a massive breakout experience, dancing with Taylor Swift at the VMAs to her LGBTQ+ anthem "You Need To Calm Down." Dex’s fans spread far and wide, as his dance moves earned him more than 160K followers on TikTok and another 55K+ on Instagram. For total feel good fun, Dex’s accounts are a must follow, busting moves on feeds everywhere and filling them with good vibes!

DexRated's best work on social