Any good song ideas for upbeat choreography? I’m putting together a few full dances for a few girls (aged at 14 and 15) to get exercise, and have fun with! So, any good ideas for songs that you can create hip hop, jazz, or “music video style” dances to? Thanks!-B-
Download digital sheet music: James Scott – Great Scott Rag and play it off-line
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Hip Hop/BreakdanceLow—Flo Rida Elevator—Flo Rida It’s tricky—Run Dmc Now you see it now you don’t—Pitbull Bleeding love—Leona Lewis Womanizer—Britney Spears Patron Tequila—Paradiso GirlsRemote Control—Beastie BoysSuper disco Breakin—Beastie BoysSabotage—Beastie Boys Intergalatic—Beastie boys Brass Monkey—Beastie boys Daddy’s gone crazy—Eminem Gravel Pit—Wu tang Clan Wild thing—Tone Loc Space Jam theme Hit ‘Em High (Monstars theme) Planet Rock—Afrika Bambaataa 3- Britney Spears Music—Madonna If you’re gonna eat somebody it might as well be you—Tone Loc (Fern Gully)Dirty—Christina AguileraMortal Kombat ThemeLose Yourself—EminemWon’t back down—EminemI’m not afraid—EminemCinderella Man—EminemLove the way you lie-EminemHip hop hooray—Naughty by NatureSquare dance rap—Sir Mix a lotThere is a light—Nick Cave (Batman Forever)The riddler—Method Man (Batman Forever)Ms. Jackson—OutkastPolaroid—OutkastKraftwerk-Tour De FranceIt began in Africa—Chemical BrothersShake your pom pom—Missy ElliotBombs over Baghdad—OutkastSupersonic—JJ FadGroove is the heart—Dee LiteI got the power— C&C Music FactoryPump up the volume— C&C Music FactoryGonna make you sweat—C&C Music FactoryNo Scrubs—TLCWaterfalls—TLCSummertime—Will SmithWild Wild west—Will SmithMen in black—Will SmithThis beat is technotronic—TechnotronicMove this—TechnotronicButterfly (Japenese Techno)—DJ MystikBreaker’s revenge—Afrika BambaataaOPP-Naughty By natureAxel F (Beverly Hills Cop)Freak-a-zoid—Midnight StarPush it—Salt N PepaBreakin soundtrack—Breakin’. There’s No Stopping Us by Ollie & Jerry Freakshow on the Dance Floor by Bar-Kays Body Work by Hot Streak 99 ½ by Carol Lynn Townes Showdown by Ollie & Jerry Heart of the Beat by 3V Street People by Fire Fox – Music by Ollie & Jerry Cut It by Re-Flex Ain’t Nobody by Chaka KhanReckless by Ice T Breakin 2 soundtrack—Electric Boogaloo- Ollie & Jerry Radiotron – Firefox Din Daa Daa – George Kranz When I.C.U. – Ollie & Jerry Gotta Have the Money – Steve Donn Believe in the Beat – Carol Lynn Townes Set it out – Midway I Don’t Wanna Come Down – Mark Scott Stylin’ Profilin’ – Firefox Oye Mamacita – Rags & Riches JazzBlack muddy river—grateful dead Underneath the radar—underworld Put your lights on—Santana Summer ’68—Pink Floyd She wolf—Shakira Mercy—Duffy Music that you can dance to-The Sparks Send me an angel—Real Life Coming back to life—Pink Floyd Lost for words—Pink Floyd Great day for freedom—Pink Floyd San Tropez—Pink FloydHigh hopes—Pink Floyd Vibeology—Paula Abdul Cold Hearted Snake—Paula Abdul Straight up –Paula Abdul Dr. beat- Miami Sound MachineConga-Miami Sound Machine Fighter—Christina AguileraThunder in your heart—John Farnham (Rad)Get Strange—Hubert Kah (Rad)Loved by the sun—Tangerine Dream (Legend)Is your love strong enough—Tangerine Dream (Legend)She’s like the wind—Patrick Swayze (dirty Dancing)Tonight is what it means to be young—Fire Inc (Streets of fire)Love is in the air—John Paul Young (Strictly Ballroom)Only my heart talking—Alice CooperDragula—Rob ZombieSpookshow baby—Rob ZombiePhantom Stranger—Rob ZombieButtons—PCD Striptease—Danity Kane Circus—Britney Spears When the rush comes—MotorcycleChilly Down—LabyrinthPartyman-PrinceBatdance-PrinceOne more time –Michael Bolton (Sing)Queen of the rain—David HasselhoffTry a little tenderness– David HasselhoffDark Side of my heart –David HasselhoffCrazy on a Saturday Night– David HasselhoffGravity of love—EnigmaSilence must be heard—EnigmaPrinciples of lust—EnigmaSadness–EnigmaSledgehammer—Peter GabrielTalking in your sleep—The RomanticsWhat’s the mater with love—Laurena Wilerson (Sing)Crystal Blue persuasion—Tommy James & The ShondellsSilent Lucidity—QueensrycheAbracadabra—Steve Miller BandRed red wine—UB40Godzilla—Blue oyster cultWho’s Johnny-El DebargeSet the night to music—StarshipWhat have you done for me lately—Whitney HoustonNo more tears—Ozzy OsbourneNasty—Janet JacksonIt’s raining men—Weather GirlsDream Weaver—Gary WrightIt’s my turn to fly—The Urge (Titan AE)Zombie Stomp—Ozzy OsbourneSet adrift on memory bliss-PM DawnMoon Baby–GodsmackWon’t back down-EminemMore than a kiss-Tommy Conwell
Some great music to go with a documentary about the Vietnam war? Songs like Paint it black or Age of Destruction.Like All along the Watchtower, too. That kind of guitar work always reminds me of Vietnam.
Ohio- Crosby, Stills, Nash & YoungFor What It’s Worth- Buffalo SpringfieldGimme Some Truth- John LennonImagine- John LennonWar- Edwin StarrWhat’s Going On- Marvin GayeBlowin’ In The Wind- Bob DylanMasters Of War- Bob DylanI-Feel-Like-I’m-Fixin’-To-Die-Rag- Country Joe and the FishEve Of Destruction- Barry McGuireFortunate Son- Creedence Clearwater RevivalWho’ll Stop The Rain?- Creedence Clearwater Revival
Well there are so many to chose from but here are a couple off the top of my head.1. Fortunate Son – Creedence Clear Water Revival2.Purple Haze – Jimi Hendrix3.Where Have All The Flowers Gone – Pete Seger4.War (What is it good for) – Edwin Starr5.Magic Carpet Ride – SteppenwolfHope this helps a little. Keep in mind that a lot of CCR’s and Jimi Hendrix’s Songs were about the war.
ok i wrote a 12 page research paper on the vietnam war and the whole time i was working on it i listened to this playlist:all along the watchtower – jimi hendrix experiencefor what it’s worth – buffalo springfieldfortunate son – ccrsan francisco (be sure to wear flowers in your hair) – scott mckenzieblowin in the wind – joan baezsittin’ on the dock of the bay – otis reddinglike a rolling stone – bob dylanlookout joe – neil youngbreak on through – the doorshigher ground – stevie wondermagical mystery tour – the beatlestrouble every day – mothers of inventionwhite rabbit – jefferson airplanewar pigs – black sabbathrun through the jungle – ccrare you experienced? – jimi hendrix experiencefree bird – lynyryd skynyrdsuspicious minds – elvis presleyplease, please, please – james brownvolunteers – jefferson airplanewhite room – creampaint it black – the stonesland of 1000 dances – wilson pickettwhat’s going on – marvin gayewar – edwin starrhush – deep purplevisions of johanna – bob dylanpapa’s got a brand new bag – james brownwild thing – the troggssurfin’ bird – the trashmenrunning gun blues – david bowiegimme shelter – the stonesthe unknown soldier – the doorssomebody to love – jefferson airplanesweet home alabama – skynyrdamerican woman – the guess whorainy day women #12 & #35 – bob dylanfixin’ to die rag – country joe mcdonaldmy generation – the whoborn in the u.s.a. – bruce springsteenimagine – john lennonyou haven’t done nothin’ – stevie wonderthe end – the doorsstar spangled banner – jimi hendrixride of the valkyries – budapest symphony orchestraall right now – freealice’s restaurant – arlo guthriehappy xmas (war is over) – john lennon & yoko onoall the songs are either from fiction films/documentaries about the war or mentioned in books about the war or explicity refer to the war in their lyrics.
Straight to Hell by The Clash would be a great song if your documentary includes the children that American GI’s fathered with Vietnamese women.
Billy Joel has a song called “Good Night Saigon”That song is about the Vietman War. Its on his 1982 CD with other songs like “Allentown”, “Laura”, etc. Depeche Mode also has a song called “Agent Orange”You can find both music vids on Youtube , just listen to them and see if you like them or not.also, you buy the songs here toorhapsody.comitunes.comcdbaby.comamazon.com
blue oyster cult ~ don’t fear the reaperyoutube.com/watch?v=HUTKMrO1hhw&feature=relatededwin starr ~ waryoutube.com/watch?v=2pIqxuygWwMjohn lennon ~ stand by me youtube.com/watch?v=aWjjHLDD_TYjohn lennon ~ all we are saying is give peace a chanceyoutube.com/watch?v=fDFFh8ZSqV0i’ll probably be back with more.bob dylan ~ blowin’ in the wind bob dylan ~ like a rolling stoneif you want some more you can e-main me.
Listen to a band called Sabaton. Pretty much all of their songs are about war and I’m sure they have some about the Vietnam war.
All the suggestions are great, basically any 60’s/70’s music is great for that time era.I would recommend “American Woman” by the Guess Who. It was written as a protest song to the war.
for what its worth by buffalo springfield would be a good one too, and yeah all along the watchtower would be sweet, i was about to suggest it after glancing at the question but saw that someone beat me to it.