10 Best Dance Club Songs
This diverse blend of music represents the ten best dance club songs of all time. If you’re going to host a party soon, these songs are guaranteed to get your guests off their seats and on the dance floor. It’s not a ranked list, but simply a compilation of some of the best dance songs ever.
- “Don’t Stop ’Til You Get Enough.” “Don’t Stop ’Til You Get Enough” is a 1979 Michael Jackson song. It’s said to be the first song to showcase Jackson’s talent as a solo artist. One of his signature songs, it’s credited as a disco/pop/funk song.
- “Dancing Queen.” “Dancing Queen” is a 1976 song by Swedish pop group, ABBA. The disco classic is known as the group’s signature song, and it’s one of their many popular dance songs.
- “Livin’ On A Prayer.” Another signature song, Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ On A Prayer” has had enduring success as one of the greatest songs of the 1980s. The 1986 song is popular as a dance club, karaoke and wedding band song.
- “Dirrty.” “Dirrty” eliminated Christina Aguilera’s teeny-bopper image and brought her sexuality to the forefront. The 2002 dance song earned the singer several awards, including a Grammy and an MTV Video Music Award.
- “Hips Don’t Lie.” “Hips Don’t Lie” is a Latin pop song by Colombian singer Shakira and Haitian rapper, Wyclef Jean. The 2006 hit announces, “In Barranquilla [Colombia], we dance like this.”
- “Jailhouse Rock.” The 1957 song, “Jailhouse Rock,” became a hit for Elvis Presley. Considered one of the 500 songs that shaped rock and roll, the song invites you to hit the dance floor in swivel-hips style.
- “Stayin’ Alive.” The Bee Gees recorded “Stayin’ Alive” for the 1977 John Travolta movie, “Saturday Night Fever.” The disco dance number is the group’s signature song.
- “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go.” “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” is a 1984 hit by Wham!, an English pop duo made up of George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley. The song was a popular dance club song in the 1980s.
- “Footloose.” “Footloose” is another 1984 song, written by Kenny Loggins for the Kevin Bacon movie of the same name. The lyrics describe a young man who can’t stop dancing. It’s one of the most recognized dance songs from the 1980
- “YMCA.” “YMCA” by the Village People is the last on our list of best dance club songs ever. The 1978 disco song is still popular, and it’s often played at sporting events during breaks.