Criteria: The songs here are based on popularity and impact with an emphasis on a party atmosphere. Also, the song must have been worked significantly to dance clubs to figure a spot here. Since the '80s was a very danceable decade with diverse dance-oriented styles, special sidebar lists are given. Newly added names are in Red. Edited By: Jeff B. Last Updated: Don't You Want Me? Push It - Salt-N-Pepa Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
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Popular 80's Dance Music
The following list contains the top requested songs of the 's era. It represents song requests from over a hundred thousand events ranging from Weddings to Birthday parties and is dynamically created by Gigbuilder , the most popular web-based event management system in the world. The 80's saw a brand new flavor of music propelled by advances in musical technology. Our amazingly accurate songlist of popular 80's party songs is updated in real-time, so please tell your friends and visit often. The above list represents the most popular songs from to and is compiled from over one million requests from similar events over the past year.
Top ’80s songs, ranked
What are the best dance songs from the period best known for mullets, jelly bands, and jean jackets? To answer that question, let's rank the best '80s dance songs that truly defined the decade and inspired all of the dance music that followed in the '90s and beyond. Salt-N-Pepa helped define the generation for dancers across the world with "Push It," but you don't have to look much further than the King of Pop's incredibly popular classic "Beat It," which helped launch Michael Jackson's solo career. Composer: Michael Jackson. Producer: Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson. Length seconds : Albums: The Game.
Funkytown — Lipps Inc. Electric Boogie — Marcia Griffiths 3. Push It — Salt N Pepa 5. Superfreak — Rick James 6. Celebration — Kool and the Gang 7.