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Good Songs To Dance To – MG Hot Picks

Photograph of the blog post author, Annika Hope

Annika Hope


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There are plenty of amazing songs to dance to, from the best of 2023 to 80s and 90s classics. We’ve also got the best hip-hop songs and the best slow dance songs so you’re sorted for any tempo. 

Our best 20 songs to dance to are a mix of modern hits and classics and are made to keep you moving. While most are uptempo grooves, we have got some slow jams at the end for those who want to take it easy. 

Dance music has changed a lot since the 80s. It’s continued to evolve since hip-hop developed in the 90s and through to the present day.

Best songs to dance to

There are a great number of songs to dance to across a whole range of genres from country to hip-hop. 

Our Pick of the Best Dance Songs

We’re going to start off our top 20 modern and contemporary with the best dance songs

1. The Other Side by SZA, Justin Timberlake

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2. Dance Again by Selena Gomez

3. Stupid Love by Lady Gaga

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4. Toosie Slide by Drake

5. Stuck with U by Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber

6. Physical by Dua Lipa

7. Dance Money by Tones and I

8.Know Your Worth by Khalid & Discolsure

9. Be Kind – Halsey &Marshmello

10. I’m Ready Sam Smith & Demi Lovato

Best hip-hop songs to dance to

Hip-hop didn’t just evolve as a genre of music. A whole culture including dancing grew with it. Hip-hop and street dancing in among the most popular forms of dance in the world. Of course, a large part of this is because of the music. Although some great dance songs came out of hip-hop in the 90s, the real bangers came in the 21st century.

11. Stir Fry by Migos

12. I Like It by Cardi B

13. Hey Ya by Outkast

14. In Da Club by 50 Cent

15 . Give It To Me by Timbaland

16. Crazy In Love by Byeoncé & Jay-Z

17. Don’t Cha Pussycat Dolls & Busta Rhymes

18. Gold Digger by Kanye West & Jamie Foxx

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19. Get Ur Freak On Missy Elliott

20. Hotline Bling Drake


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