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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.

    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.


    2. "No Scrubs" by TLC

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


    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

    4. "Sexyback" by Justin Timberlake

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


    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

    6. "Just A Girl" by No Doubt

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


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

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


    8. "Hey Ya" – Outkast

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


    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

    10. "Mr. Brightside" by The Killers



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

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


    12. "Yeah" by Usher

    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

    14. "September" by Earth, Wind and Fire

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


    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.


    16. "Candyman" by Christina Aguilera

    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

    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

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

    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

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

    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

    23. "Hollaback Girl" by Gwen Stefani

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


    24. "Womanizer" by Britney Spears

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


    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.


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

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


    27. "Since U Been Gone" by Kelly Clarkson

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


    28. "Good Girls Go Bad" by Cobra Starship

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


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

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


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