Written by Tracy Kawalik Published on From the The Dab to the Floss, we run down the decade's hardest hitting party dances to rock the dance floor and stir up meme mania across the globe. We might have the s to thank for legendary moves like the Running Man and the Rockaway, but it's the s that gave delivered the gargantuan party dances that broke the internet. Whether you were twerking like Nicki Minaj or doing The Dab these dances stirred up so much hype they've had universities, NFL players, waffle houses and even Michelle Obama getting into the groove. Join us now as we run down the recent party dances that shook millions, from the mad good to the down right stanky. Inspired by Afrika Bambaataa 's old school b-boy track of the same name, Ciara and Missy Elliot teamed up and dropped 1, 2 Step in an Atlanta skating rink back in , and changed the way we'd strut forever. Superman — The track made Soulja Boy an overnight millionaire, topped the Billboard charts and was nominated for a Grammy. Stanky Legg — The Wobble —
The music of the Aughts was all over the map in the very best way, with file sharing and randomly produced personal playlists encouraging eclecticism and experimentation in both artists and listeners. The most exciting thing about this selection of tunes is that, despite all the different styles and voices in the mix, it all sounds totally natural together. In fact, you might already have a playlist that looks just like it.
It was loud. It was fresh. It was thrilling. It was ours. Here, Billboard Dance presents the 60 dance tracks that most defined the decade. Read our list below, and find a Spotify playlist of all 60 at the bottom. With mainstream dance music sounding as thick and aggro as it had been in decades, Brooklyn DJ Chris Malinchak owned the summer of -- overseas, anyway -- with the subtle and impossibly sweet floor-filler "So Good to Me. A throwback? The past wishes. Oliver, " Light Years Away "
Music by Madonna. It Feels So Good by Sonique. Gotta Tell You by Samantha Mumba. Be with You by Enrique Iglesias. Don't Tell Me by Madonna. Most Girls by Pink. There You Go by Pink. Beautiful Day by U2. Dance with Me by Debelah Morgan. American Pie by Madonna.
Music by Madonna. It Feels So Good by Sonique. Gotta Tell You by Samantha Mumba. Be with You by Enrique Iglesias. Don't Tell Me by Madonna. Most Girls by Pink. There You Go by Pink. Beautiful Day by U2. Dance with Me by Debelah Morgan. American Pie by Madonna. She Bangs by Ricky Martin. Lady Hear Me Tonight by Modjo. I Turn to You by Melanie C. One More Time by Daft Punk.
Toca's Miracle by Fragma vs. Desert Rose by Sting. Shackles Praise You by Mary Mary. Rise by Gabrielle. Don't Give Up by Chicane. Holler by The Spice Girls. Rock DJ by Robbie Williams. Sandstorm by Darude. South Side by Moby. Sky by Sonique. Kernkraft by Zombie Nation. I'm Outta Love by Anastacia. Glorious by Andreas Johnson. Porcelain by Moby. Feel the Beat by Darude. Feelin' So Good by Jennifer Lopez. Killer by ATB. By Your Side by Sade. Ordinary World by Aurora.
Angel by Lionel Richie. Who the Hell Are You? Bingo Bango by Basement Jaxx. Natural Blues by Moby. Just Friends Sunny by Musiq Soulchild. Rainbow Country by Bob Marley vs. Funkstar De Luxe. Sunset Bird of Prey by Fatboy Slim. Summer of Love by Lonyo. Phatt Bass by Warp Brothers vs. Crazy Love by MJ Cole. Airwave by Rank 1. The Sound of Bamboo by Flickman. Sssst Listen by Jonah.
Spanish Guitar by Toni Braxton. Pasilda by Afro Medusa. That Other Woman by Changing Faces. How's Your Evening So Far? Open My Heart by Yolanda Adams. Good Stuff by Kelis. Just Me and You by New Vision. Make It Right by Christian Falk. Is It Love? The Chase by Giorgio Moroder vs. All Good? The Best Things by Filter. Dreamin' by Loleatta Holloway. My Feeling by Junior Jack. Naive Song by Mirwais. Temperamental by Everything but the Girl.
Dreaming by BT. Higher by David Morales. Flash by Green Velvet. Think It Over by Jennifer Holliday. Stronger by Kristine W. Planet Love by Taylor Dayne. Missing You by Kim English. Love One Another by Amber. Livin' for Love by Natalie Cole. I'm in Love by Veronica. I'm Not in Love by Olive.
I Never Knew by Deborah Cox. Don't Want Another Man by Dynamix. Above the Clouds by Amber. Not commercially released in the U. Coco from Toca. Artist Song. Contact us I like MVF. US charts info based on Billboard www.