Best Dance Music

But they had fun getting there. Yep, pure dance-floor venom. This single found the late, great British soul singer Amy Winehouse at the peak of her talents, even as she sang about the depths of her despair.

Buy Fell in Love with a Girl on Amazon. On this disco-pop smash, he wants you to be loved, and he especially wants you to get funky.

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No matter the reason, every person deserves the ultimate dance party playlist so they can bust a move. After all, there's not one among us who has not felt the ache of loneliness on the dance floor. The one-hit wonder also spawned this super creepy, ancient-Greece-set music video. This is one of the most forward-looking, cash-making enterprises in music history.

The disco-inflected vibes on house goon Todd Terje's most infamous single make it a versatile party tool. You need songs that you can't help but move to. Some mark a special occasion.

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It really is never too much. Buy Higher Ground on Amazon.

Add Matthew Broderick, apparently. Simple chords, pounding drums and a great, lovelorn melody all combine to make one awesome, pogo-inducing wank anthem.

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Taylor Swift shook off her Disney princess image with this smash. Buy Give Up the Funk on Amazon.

The least likely runaway smash of all time? The only unfortunate thing about this banger is that, to really appreciate it and get in the spirit of the video, you'll need to do a quick party change into some hi-vis gear first. She sings it and everyone else shrieks it in homage to one of the great vocals of all time. Few things are as necessary as immediate mood-boosters, and songs are the easiest pick-me-ups around.

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Ain't Too Proud to Beg on Amazon. You can probably have too much of those.

Turn it up, shout, sing, scream, jump, flail. The track only lasts for just over three minutes, but that really is all you, and your party, need here.

Our newsletter hand-delivers its best bits to your inbox. The opening horn riff of Cheryl Lynn's first and best-known single is so certain to trigger a flood of dopamine in your brain, it could rightly be described as Pavlovian. But everyone always has an amazing time singing their best guesses. For the rest of us, entertainment contract templates a dance party requires upbeat dance tunes.

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However, our list of best wedding dance songs will primarily entail music that is electronically enhanced. But, more than that, it provides the energy that drives this funk masterpiece, backed with taut guitar picks, undulating bass and a fantastically minimalist yet totally titillating drum break. The more you know, people.

Growing up, what was important about this song was what you did when you heard it. How many party anthems can boast The Temptations as backing singers? Flowers in the back pocket are optional but advised. The tune reappeared on the U.

Does anyone really know the words to this classic tune? Buy Baby Got Back on Amazon. Nope, no one does, because it was terrible and it tanked.

Buy Super Freak on Amazon. Queen Bee picked this track up for a reason, you know? Dolled up in costumes that camped on masculine archetypes, the quintet sang paeans to sailors, cops and macho men in lyrics carefully crafted to pass. The members of One Direction may still be fighting through their teen years, but they sure know how to get people dancing.

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John Buy Modern Love on Amazon. Lady Gaga addressed her breakup with Christian Carino after the two quietly split in February earlier this year.

Who uses an exclamation point in their moniker? Although, years later, Adam Yauch, a. How many former snipers from the Royal Canadian Navy can be credited with having written a banging synthpop tune?

We all are, Miss Jackson, we all are. Who were the Jonas brothers before they were the companions and partners of the iconic J Sisters trio?


God we miss you sweet, sweet Prince. Few contemporary songs make us yearn for the days of the sock hop more than the single that catapulted these New York faves into the big time.