Looking back 2014 really was a great year for dance music. It was a year that gave DJs and Music lovers a treasure trove of music to go out to the dance floor. All of these songs should be recognized immediately when heard, and will have your feet taping. Granted, I will say number 1 ended up in do not play lists there for a while, because the radio, bars, restraunts, you name it, and djs everywhere really played the heck out of that song. For that reason alone it deserves the top spot. Did I miss a banger that you raged to during this time?
1. Happy – Pharrell Williams: “Happy” is an upbeat, feel-good song with an infectious melody and lyrics that encourage listeners to feel happy and enjoy life.
2. All About That Bass – Meghan Trainor: This catchy pop hit celebrates body positivity and self-love, with Trainor’s signature sound combining elements of pop, doo-wop, and retro soul.
3. Turn Down for What – DJ Snake & Lil Jon: “Turn Down for What” is an energetic, bass-heavy trap anthem that encourages listeners to let loose and party.
4. Stay with Me (Darkchild Version) – Sam Smith: This emotional ballad showcases Smith’s soaring vocals and heartbreaking lyrics, as he pleads with a lover not to leave him.
5. Fancy – Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX: With its catchy beat and braggadocious lyrics, “Fancy” is a playful, fun hip-hop track that celebrates Azalea’s success.
6. Problem – Ariana Grande featuring Iggy Azalea: “Problem” is an infectious pop hit that features Grande’s soaring vocals and Azalea’s confident rap verse, with a throwback sound that channels ’90s R&B.
7. Summer – Calvin Harris: “Summer” is a dance-pop anthem with a pulsing beat and catchy chorus that’s perfect for getting people out on the dancefloor.
8. Anaconda – Nicki Minaj: This bold, sexually explicit hip-hop track features a sample of Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back” and celebrates Minaj’s curves and confidence.
9. Bang Bang – Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj: With its catchy hook and powerhouse vocals from three of the biggest female pop stars of the moment, “Bang Bang” is an irresistible party anthem.
10. Rude – Magic!: This reggae-pop hit tells the story of a man asking his girlfriend’s father for permission to marry her, with a catchy chorus that’s impossible to resist singing along to.
11. Blame – Calvin Harris featuring John Newman: “Blame” is a dance-pop track with an infectious beat and Newman’s soulful vocals, with Harris’s production adding a polished sheen.
12. Latch – Disclosure featuring Sam Smith: This dance hit features Smith’s emotive vocals and Disclosure’s garage-influenced production, with a chorus that’s guaranteed to get stuck in your head.
13. Rather Be – Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne: With its catchy violin hook and Glynne’s soulful vocals, “Rather Be” is a sunny, upbeat pop hit that’s impossible not to dance along to.
14. Dark Horse – Katy Perry featuring Juicy J: This hip-hop-infused pop hit features Perry’s distinctive vocals and a rap verse from Juicy J, with a catchy chorus that’s perfect for singing along to.
15. Waves (Robin Schulz Radio Edit) – Mr Probz: This remix of Mr Probz’s original ballad transforms it into a breezy, summery dance track with a tropical house-inspired beat.
16. Chandelier – Sia: “Chandelier” is a haunting, emotional ballad with soaring vocals from Sia, showcasing her incredible range and power.
17. Don’t – Ed Sheeran: This upbeat pop hit features Sheeran’s signature guitar sound and candid lyrics about a messy breakup.
18. Am I Wrong – Nico & Vinz: This uplifting pop hit features Nico & Vinz’s catchy vocals and a driving beat, with lyrics that encourage listeners to follow their dreams.
19. Problem (The Monster Remix) – Becky G featuring will.i.am: This song is a remix of the original version by Ariana Grande and features Becky G and will.i.am. It’s an upbeat dance-pop track that features catchy hooks and energetic beats.
20. Break Free – Ariana Grande featuring Zedd: This song is a high-energy dance-pop anthem that features Ariana Grande’s powerful vocals and Zedd’s signature production style. It’s a perfect combination of catchy hooks, pulsating beats, and euphoric synths.
21. Black Widow – Iggy Azalea featuring Rita Ora: This song is an edgy and dark track that features Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora’s powerful vocals. The song’s catchy chorus and intense beats make it a great track to dance to.
22. Animals – Martin Garrix: This song is an EDM track that features a thumping bassline, infectious melodies, and a drop that will make you want to dance. The song’s catchy hook and soaring synths make it a standout track in the dance scene.
23. Maps – Maroon 5: This song is an upbeat pop-rock track that features Maroon 5’s signature sound. The song’s catchy chorus and infectious melodies make it a perfect track for dancing.
24. Habits (Stay High) – Tove Lo: This song is a catchy and upbeat pop track that features Tove Lo’s signature vocal style. The song’s infectious beats and relatable lyrics make it a perfect track to dance to.
25. Ain’t It Fun – Paramore: This song is a fun and upbeat pop-rock track that features Paramore’s signature sound. The song’s catchy chorus and energetic beats make it a perfect track to dance to.
26. Rather Be (The Magician Remix) – Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne: This song is a remix of the original version by Clean Bandit and features a groovy house beat courtesy of The Magician. The song’s catchy hook and infectious beats make it a perfect track for dancing.
27. Take Me Home – Cash Cash featuring Bebe Rexha: This song is a catchy dance-pop track that features Bebe Rexha’s powerful vocals and Cash Cash’s signature production style. The song’s energetic beats and catchy hooks make it a perfect track for dancing.
28. Shake It Off – Taylor Swift: This song is an upbeat pop track that features Taylor Swift’s signature sound. The song’s catchy chorus and infectious beats make it a perfect track for dancing.
29. Prayer in C (Robin Schulz Radio Edit) – Lilly Wood & the Prick and Robin Schulz: This song is a remix of the original version by Lilly Wood & the Prick and features a groovy house beat courtesy of Robin Schulz. The song’s catchy hook and infectious beats make it a perfect track for dancing.
30. Burnin’ Up – Jessie J featuring 2 Chainz: This song is an energetic pop track that features Jessie J’s powerful vocals and 2 Chainz’s guest verse. The song’s catchy chorus and pulsating beats make it a perfect track for dancing.
31. Lovers on the Sun – David Guetta featuring Sam Martin: This song is a high-energy dance-pop anthem that features David Guetta’s signature sound and Sam Martin’s powerful vocals. The song’s catchy chorus and soaring synths make it a perfect track for dancing.
32. Stay High (Habits Remix) – Tove Lo featuring Hippie Sabotage: This song is a remix of the original version by Tove Lo and features a groovy beat courtesy of Hippie Sabotage. The song’s catchy hook and infectious beats make it a perfect track for dancing.
33. Superheroes – The Script: An uplifting pop-rock song about overcoming challenges and becoming a superhero in your own right.
34. Trumpets – Jason Derulo: A catchy and upbeat pop song with a brass section, celebrating the feeling of being in love.
35. Love Me Harder – Ariana Grande & The Weeknd: A sensual and seductive R&B-pop duet about a passionate and intense romantic relationship.
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