What are the most popular dance tunes to fill the floor in recent years at a party or wedding function? In this short blog I provide an overview of the most popular songs to fill the dance floor. But remember, it’s your party so I will play what you want to hear!

The songs that fill the floor, are always the good feeling songs that bring a smile to your face and for those not dancing, their feet tapping along to the beat.

Which Dance songs are the most popular dance tunes?

The songs below are the most popular dance tunes played by East Anglian Discos during the 2019 to 2020 year.

  1. Abba – Dancing Queen – Who would disagree with this all-time classic. It is by far the most requested song year after year (after the Killers!) Guaranteed to fill the floor at any party!

2. The Killers – Mr Brightside – Immensely popular party favourite that has become a ‘must play’ over the past 10 years or so. It’s like a fine wine, because it’s improved with age! My most requested songs and most popular dance tunes over the last 10 years. 

3. Dexys Midnight Runners – Come on Eileen Nearly 40 years old, but as popular as it was back in the early 80’s. A great party floor filler!

4. Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson (Featuring Bruno Mars) This is simply a massive and one of the most popular dance tune released in 2014.

5. Queen – Don’t Stop Me Now – One of those fantastic sing alone tunes, where everyone try’s to play the air guitar!

6. Bee Gees – Staying Alive – Backs to the 1970’s for undoubtedly one of the finest disco tunes of all time. 

7. Valerie – Mark Ronson & Amy Winehouse – A great beat and a real classic tune with the unmistakable vocals of Amy Winehouse. A really special track. 

8. Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire – Just like the Killers, this is a late night party classic.

9. Neil Diamond – Sweet Caroline – Always wonderful to hear this late in the evening. A song that the young and the not so young can all sing along to.

10. Whitney Houston – I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who loves me) – One of the best loved dance tunes to come out of the 80’s and it sounds as fresh today as it did back in 1987. 

11. Pharrell Williams – Happy – What a fantastic song this is & always a guaranteed floor filler at any party, whether it’s a wedding reception, birthday party or a Christmas function. One of the most. popular dance tunes without doubt over the past decade. 

12. DJ Casper – Cha Cha Slide – A firm party favourite with any dancers. Great to get everyone on the floor doing actions. A song for the young and  not so young!

13. Grease Megamix – One of my most requested songs over the past 20 years. Great to dance to but also everyone loves singing along to it as well. A real favourite for all ages.

14. B52’s – Love Shack – A party classic from 1989. Wonderful & unmistakable beat. A real favourite with my customers. 

15. Billy Ocean – Love Really Hurts Without You – Back to to the 1970’s we go for this fast high energy classic from Billy Ocean. His Red Light Spells Danger also remains a massive dance floor filler.

16. Mambo No. 5 – Lou Bega – It would be of no surprise to anyone to see this timeless classic by Lou Bega as one off the most popular dance tunes over the past 20 years. 

Your party your music

The above most popular dance tunes are simply an general indication of what people like to dance to, but it’s your party and your music. I’d be delighted to play your requests and playlists. My vast experience means that I am able to play all types of music, and play to my audience.

Most popular dance tunes.