At the time of its last segment in November 2013, this was the most watched program in Disney Channel's 30-year history.
Zendaya, Olivia Holt and Austin North (Latter 2 being the Stars of I Didn't Do It (2014)) all graduated from Oak Park High School at the same time (June - 2015 ).
Was made to replace Hannah Montana (2006)'s time slot.
China Anne McClain was going to audition for Rocky Blue but she was too sick to make it to auditions. She later starred in A.N.T. Farm (2011) 1 year later, a show that Zendaya (Rocky) made a guest appearance on in one of the episodes.
Bella Thorne was only 12 when filming started, prior to turning 13 the Year Shake It Up! (2010) premiered.
An episode where a model character says "If I ate." The show never had a rerun due to its offensive "joke"
Zendaya and her character Rocky Blue, as well as her other roles she had, are both vegetarians.
Bella Thorne and Zendaya (who played the Main Characters CeCe Jones and Rocky Blue) are the only cast members to appear in every episode of the series.
Gunther and Tinka Hessenheffer are twins, and both were born in 1995 in real life, though with Kenton Duty being 4 months older than Caroline Sunshine.
Rock Blue was Zendaya's Very First Role on Disney Channel. Later she'd star in 2 Disney Channel Original Movies (Frenemies (2012) and Zapped (2014)), as well the Main Character of Another Show that Premiered 14 Months after Shake It Up! (2010) aired it's Final Episode in November 2013, K.C. Undercover (2015).
Bella Thorne guest starred in an episode of Zendaya's New Show K.C. Undercover (2015), during which she said the phrase " shake it up " at least once.
The actor that plays deuce was a Cuban but in real life hes Italian and Puerto Rican with a backround of Portugal.
Bella Thorne and her character Cici Jones are both dyslexic.
Though not part of the cast, Selena Gomez from _Wizards of Wavery Place (2007)' sang the Show's Theme Song. In Season 3 it was cut to only less than 30 seconds, shortening the intro and removing Kenton Duty (Gunther) due to him leaving the cast, reducing the amount of Main Cast Members from 7 to 6.
Bella Thorne is one year younger than Zendaya in real life, but in Shake It Up! (2010) they are the same age.
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