Disco music was a big hit back in the 1980s. People would listen to this music while they went to clubs and danced. Disco brought in an era like no other. While this music may not longer be played on mainstream radio there are still some songs that are played today. These are the top 10 disco songs that are still played today.
.10 Freak Out by Le Freak
Just about everyone has heard this song at one time or another. The song contains the phrase “Freak Out”. It was played in clubs when disco was popular and it is still played in clubs today. It has become a party anthem for clubs today as well. The song is catchy and easy to sing along to.
.9 I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
This song gives power to those going through a break up. It lets a person know they will be okay and they have the strength to move on and find someone that will really love them. It also happens to have a catchy beat to it. The song is easy to dance to and is also easy to sing along with. It does have a message of empowerment behind a dance beat.
.8 Staying Alive by the Bee Gees
The Bee Gees have had a number of hits but this song is one of their best known songs. The song has a very upbeat tempo that is easy to dance with. It has been featured in a number of movies and is still played at clubs and parties. This song is still very popular today.
.7 Hot Stuff by Donna Summers
This song became a big hit and helped disco go mainstream. This song combined the sound of disco with a hint of pop music. There is a guitar and the beat is harder than most pop songs but it is still easy to sing along with. This song was also one of the first songs that made it okay for a woman to talk about her sexual urges and made it okay for a woman to be sexual.
. 6 YMCA by the Village People
This song has some dance moves that go along with. Even today people cannot resist grown men in costumes spelling out the letters of this song. It is easy to dance along to and no special moves are required. All a person has to do is shape the letters using this hands and follow along with the crowd. This is still one of the most danced to songs at parties today and is used to get people up and dancing.
.5 Disco Inferno by The Tammps
This song has good beat. It is also a long song running almost 11 minutes when fully played. Many clubs tend to shorten the playing time down. The song is also easy to sing along with and can be used to get the party hot.
.4 Its Raining Men by The Weather Girls
This song has easy lyrics and overall is a fun song to listen to. This song is very popular in clubs and is a favorite in gay clubs. It makes people get up and dance and sing along. This is also one of the first songs that allowed women to express their interest in men and have it be accepted.
.3 Dancing Queen by ABBA
This is still a song that is very popular. It has a catchy beat as well as a chorus that is extremely catchy. Before a person knows what is happening they will find themselves singing along. Some people may have described this song as annoying at one point but it is still loved by more people with the catchy melody. Many people that state they do not like the song find themselves singing along to it.
.2 September by Earth Wind and Fire
This song is a true disco song but a real disco band. It makes a person want to get up and dance along with it. The chorus is very catchy as well. This song is still played at a number of events to get the part going.
.1 Funkytown by the Lipps, Inc
There is not one person that does not want to go to funky town. This song makes it should like a great place to be. There is a lot of singing, dancing, and funky fun. Funkytown is still played in many places today. It sounds like a great place and people during the disco era wanted to be there as well as those in the modern time.
These are 10 of the best disco songs of all time. They are catchy and people still want to get up to sing and dance with them today. These songs are still played to help people get up and get moving.