The Best Dance Songs of 2013 Songs

The Best Dance Songs of 2013

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List Criteria: Only dance songs that were popular in 2013. Songs could be released in 2012, but only came to prominence in 2013 (ex. Rihanna, "Right Now")

This is a list of the best dance songs of 2013 so far. These are songs made to make you move, crafted to teach you how to get down, designed to inspire a great weekend night. Does popularity define a great dance song? Surely, defining good dance music is not a matter of the mind, but of the heart and of the body. 

From dancehall dj greats such as Diplo and icons such as Daft Punk, to newcomers such as Zedd, all the great dance composers have put themselves on the line this year for your listening and dancing pleasure. This genre of music has been growing in popularity. Clubs are growing in size and learning how to strike a balance between playing music loud enough to pulse through in and out your body, and deafening your ears and your heels.

Are longer dance songs more popular? Are shorter songs more effective? Does one need to keep dancing in order to know that they have enjoyed a great dance song? Does Steve Aoki pair well with Linkin Park, and should they do it again? Only your opinions will reign supreme. Submit, link a video for verification of your song's greatness, and get the voting. Do not forget to leave comments below as well. Cheers!
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    Es Ist Keiner Wie Du is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

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    Peer Van Mladen

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    Sweet Nothing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Calvin Harris

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    Clarity is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Get Lucky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Daft Punk

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    Wake Me Up! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Animals is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Martin Garrix

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    I Need Your Love is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Calvin Harris

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    Tsunami is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

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    Hey Brother is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    I Can't Stop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Flux Pavilion

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    Summertime Sadness is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Lana Del Rey & Cedric Gervais

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    Take Me Home is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Cash Cash

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    This Is What It Feels Like is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    I Love It is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Icona Pop

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    Free is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Rudimental

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    All Night is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Look Right Through is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Cinema (Skrillex Remix) is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Body Party is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    I Need Your Love is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Lose Yourself to Dance is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Roar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Stay the Night is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    A Light That Never Comes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Steve Aoki & Linkin Park

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    Animals is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Stay the Night is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Blurred Lines is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

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    Applause is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Afterglow is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

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    Wake Me Up is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Alive is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Electricity & Drums (Bad B... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    What I Might Do is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Blurred Lines is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

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    Bangarang is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Skrillex

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    Safe and Sound is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Capital Cities

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    Slow Down is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Live for the Night is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Live for the Night is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Youth is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Boy Oh Boy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Diplo & GTA

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    Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reic... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    What Now is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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    Eat Sleep Rave Repeat is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013

    Fatboy Slim & Rivastarr & Beardyman

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    Right Now is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Dance Songs of 2013
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