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16 Selena Songs That Got You Off Your Ass And Onto The Dance Floor

Brace yourself for some intense flashbacks to your childhood.

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1. "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom"

Why you loved it: Because this song is in tune with the beat of your heart. Plus, it's got the catchiest chorus of all time.
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Why you loved it: Because this song is in tune with the beat of your heart. Plus, it's got the catchiest chorus of all time.

2. "La Carcacha"

Why you loved it: Because it's the dance anthem of your cousin's quinceañera or your uncle's wedding, and all you wanna do is tear up that dance floor with your sizzling cumbia skills.
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Why you loved it: Because it's the dance anthem of your cousin's quinceañera or your uncle's wedding, and all you wanna do is tear up that dance floor with your sizzling cumbia skills.

3. "El Chico del Apartamento 512"

Why you loved it: Because we all had that one crush who lived next door...in apartment 512.
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Why you loved it: Because we all had that one crush who lived next door...in apartment 512.

4. "Disco Medley"

Why you loved it: Because this live disco medley will make you put on your white shoes and black jacket and dance like John Travolta.
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Why you loved it: Because this live disco medley will make you put on your white shoes and black jacket and dance like John Travolta.

5. "Techno Cumbia"

Why you loved it: Because this A.B. Quintanilla–produced cumbia masterpiece might just be his greatest.
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Why you loved it: Because this A.B. Quintanilla–produced cumbia masterpiece might just be his greatest.

6. "Baila Esta Cumbia"

Why you loved it: Whether you listen to the original version, or the updated Kumbia Kings version, this song will make your hips move whether you like it or not. It's impossible not to.
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Why you loved it: Whether you listen to the original version, or the updated Kumbia Kings version, this song will make your hips move whether you like it or not. It's impossible not to.

7. "Donde Quiera Que Estes"

Why you loved it: Because before there was NSYNC, there was Barrio Boyzz. Plus, Selena could do a traditional ’90s pop song and SLAY.
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Why you loved it: Because before there was NSYNC, there was Barrio Boyzz. Plus, Selena could do a traditional ’90s pop song and SLAY.

8. "Is It the Beat?"

Why you loved it: Because this song is so unforgivingly ’90s, it'll make you want to hit the dance floor with a pair of overalls, a tie-dyed backward hat, and some light-up L.A. Gear sneakers.
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Why you loved it: Because this song is so unforgivingly ’90s, it'll make you want to hit the dance floor with a pair of overalls, a tie-dyed backward hat, and some light-up L.A. Gear sneakers.

9. "Amor Prohibido"

Why you loved it: Because no other song could make you cry and dance at the same time.
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Why you loved it: Because no other song could make you cry and dance at the same time.

10. "La Llamada"

Why you love it: Because it's the perfect song to play for your cheating ex.
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Why you love it: Because it's the perfect song to play for your cheating ex.

11. "Como la Flor"

Why you loved it: Because this song is about all the beautiful flowers out in the world...aka you.
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Why you loved it: Because this song is about all the beautiful flowers out in the world...aka you.

12. "Juana La Cubana"

Why you loved it: Because Selena covered one of your grandparents' favorite cumbia songs and made it her own.
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Why you loved it: Because Selena covered one of your grandparents' favorite cumbia songs and made it her own.

13. "No Debes Jugar"

Why you loved it: Because it's a song you can dance to while giving a huge "FU" to people who've done you bad...and broken your heart.
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Why you loved it: Because it's a song you can dance to while giving a huge "FU" to people who've done you bad...and broken your heart.

14. "Besitos"

Why you love it: Because this is a straight-up old-school cumbia that you can dance with your tía.
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Why you love it: Because this is a straight-up old-school cumbia that you can dance with your tía.

15. "My Love"

Why you loved it: Because this is THE quintessential ’80s pop song. One listen and you'll be transported to the time of pastel colors and Yamaha synthesizers.
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Why you loved it: Because this is THE quintessential ’80s pop song. One listen and you'll be transported to the time of pastel colors and Yamaha synthesizers.

16. "Si Una Vez"

Why you loved it: Because this song is the love ballad you've been waiting for your whole life. A love ballad you can dance and sing to while brushing off the fuckboys.
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Why you loved it: Because this song is the love ballad you've been waiting for your whole life. A love ballad you can dance and sing to while brushing off the fuckboys.

Listen to this super awesome Selena dance playlist here:

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