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29 Songs Guaranteed To Get Everyone On The Dancefloor

If Shakira doesn't make you want to dance, then we can't be friends.

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Recently, we asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which songs always make them want to get out on the dancefloor. Here are some of the best answers:

1. "Fergalicious" by Fergie

Perfect for: Strutting around the dancefloor while also nailing every single line of the breakdown.– kitties723
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Perfect for: Strutting around the dancefloor while also nailing every single line of the breakdown.

kitties723

2. "No Scrubs" by TLC

Perfect for: Blasting at least once every hour during a rosé-fuelled girls night in.– neiab
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Perfect for: Blasting at least once every hour during a rosé-fuelled girls night in.

neiab

3. "Bootylicious" by Destiny's Child

Perfect for: Making you feel like 100% top shit. Also for making you think it's "Edge of Seventeen" thanks to the first few seconds.– Tammy Taitt, Facebook
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Perfect for: Making you feel like 100% top shit. Also for making you think it's "Edge of Seventeen" thanks to the first few seconds.

– Tammy Taitt, Facebook

4. "Sexyback" by Justin Timberlake

Perfect for: Dancing to after downing three Cosmos and embracing the late '00s vibe. – animefrost
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Perfect for: Dancing to after downing three Cosmos and embracing the late '00s vibe.

animefrost

5. "Suavemente" by Elvis Crespo

Perfect for: Getting EVERYONE, even white people who have no idea what's going on, out on the floor.– Jenny Rodriguez, Facebook
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Perfect for: Getting EVERYONE, even white people who have no idea what's going on, out on the floor.

– Jenny Rodriguez, Facebook

6. "Just A Girl" by No Doubt

Perfect for: Screaming along to the lyrics while bopping your head like your inner angsty teenager.– SKipnees
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Perfect for: Screaming along to the lyrics while bopping your head like your inner angsty teenager.

SKipnees

7. "Sugar We're Goin Down" by Fall Out Boy

Perfect for: Jumping around unrhythmically and getting major high school flashbacks.– curleelaine
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Perfect for: Jumping around unrhythmically and getting major high school flashbacks.

curleelaine

8. "Hey Ya" – Outkast

Perfect for: Getting extremely into the dance moves after taking a shot of tequila.– chloect
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Perfect for: Getting extremely into the dance moves after taking a shot of tequila.

chloect

9. "Low" by Flo Rida

Perfect for: Slut-dropping as sexily as you can in the middle of the club, without falling over on your ass. – barisax8376
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Perfect for: Slut-dropping as sexily as you can in the middle of the club, without falling over on your ass.

– barisax8376

10. "Mr. Brightside" by The Killers

Perfect for: Yelling "COMING OUT OF MY CAGE AND I'VE BEEN DOING JUST FINE".– professorgrey99
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Perfect for: Yelling "COMING OUT OF MY CAGE AND I'VE BEEN DOING JUST FINE".

professorgrey99

11. "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars

Perfect for: Begrudgingly dancing to while reminding everyone that you seriously hate this song.– elizabethf38
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Perfect for: Begrudgingly dancing to while reminding everyone that you seriously hate this song.

elizabethf38

12. "Yeah" by Usher

Perfect for: Guaranteeing everyone over the age of 23 a solid four minutes of bliss.– jasminew41577d6c7
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Perfect for: Guaranteeing everyone over the age of 23 a solid four minutes of bliss.

– jasminew41577d6c7

13. "Independent Women" by Destiny's Child

Perfect for: Hitting the d-floor with your girl squad and realising that you'll never, ever need a man.– sweetumskitty
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Perfect for: Hitting the d-floor with your girl squad and realising that you'll never, ever need a man.

– sweetumskitty

14. "September" by Earth, Wind and Fire

Perfect for: Getting everyone – regardless of age – on the dancefloor at a wedding.– tribadirectogon
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Perfect for: Getting everyone – regardless of age – on the dancefloor at a wedding.

tribadirectogon

15. "My Humps" by Black Eyed Peas

Perfect for: Poppin' your booty and hoping that people will notice you've been doing squats at the gym.– theycallmemommy
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Perfect for: Poppin' your booty and hoping that people will notice you've been doing squats at the gym.

theycallmemommy

16. "Candyman" by Christina Aguilera

Perfect for: Clearing all the guys off the dancefloor.– Sarah Knight
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Perfect for: Clearing all the guys off the dancefloor.

– Sarah Knight

17. "Who's That Chick" by David Guetta ft. Rihanna

Perfect for: Reminding you that 2009 was truly a different time.– Kelly Meredith, Facebook
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Perfect for: Reminding you that 2009 was truly a different time.

– Kelly Meredith, Facebook

18. "Everytime We Touch" by Cascada

Perfect for: Making you realise how drunk you actually are when the peak of the chorus hits.– Kylie Casino, Facebook
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Perfect for: Making you realise how drunk you actually are when the peak of the chorus hits.

– Kylie Casino, Facebook

19. "This Is How We Do It" – Montell Jordan

Perfect for: Showing off how many of the lyrics you remember.– Leia Cardin, Facebook
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Perfect for: Showing off how many of the lyrics you remember.

– Leia Cardin, Facebook

20. Wannabe, Spice Girls

Perfect for: Literally any situation.– Wynell Pevehouse, Facebook
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Perfect for: Literally any situation.

– Wynell Pevehouse, Facebook

21. "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" by Whitney Houston

Perfect for: Pretending to sing along into an air microphone.– Matty Cormier, Facebook
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Perfect for: Pretending to sing along into an air microphone.

– Matty Cormier, Facebook

22. "Ignition Remix" by R. Kelly

Perfect for: Rollin' that body and getting every man in here wishin'.– Rachel Love, Facebook
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Perfect for: Rollin' that body and getting every man in here wishin'.

– Rachel Love, Facebook

23. "Hollaback Girl" by Gwen Stefani

Perfect for: Making you not care about anything else except nailing every lyric of this song.– blossema
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Perfect for: Making you not care about anything else except nailing every lyric of this song.

blossema

24. "Womanizer" by Britney Spears

Perfect for: Dancing as sexy as humanly possible even if you're messy as hell.– shelbyr4fdc4d8a5
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Perfect for: Dancing as sexy as humanly possible even if you're messy as hell.

shelbyr4fdc4d8a5

25. "Hips Don't Lie" by Shakira ft. Wyclef Jean

Perfect for: Making you realise that you'll never, ever be able to dance like Shakira.– williamr28
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Perfect for: Making you realise that you'll never, ever be able to dance like Shakira.

williamr28

26. "Buttons" by The Pussycat Dolls ft. Snoop Dogg

Perfect for: Dancing like it's 2007, hip rolls and all. – jadechristinec
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Perfect for: Dancing like it's 2007, hip rolls and all.

jadechristinec

27. "Since U Been Gone" by Kelly Clarkson

Perfect for: Scream-singing while jumping up and down.– maddiel4a7115f07
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Perfect for: Scream-singing while jumping up and down.

maddiel4a7115f07

28. "Good Girls Go Bad" by Cobra Starship

Perfect for: Making you say "oh yeahhhhhhh, this song!!"– sarahs4ef7d1243
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Perfect for: Making you say "oh yeahhhhhhh, this song!!"

sarahs4ef7d1243

29. "Rich Girl" by Gwen Stefani ft. Eve

Perfect for: Giving you sexy pirate vibes and making you wish it was 2004 again.– roxannabanana
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Perfect for: Giving you sexy pirate vibes and making you wish it was 2004 again.

roxannabanana

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