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The Best Dance Songs Of The '90s, Ranked  

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Here are the greatest '90s dance songs, ranked by fans everywhere. People in the 1990s sure did know how to party. From clubs to high school dances, people of all ages would gather together to boogie and do the Hammer-dance. The DJ could spin records for hours on end without having to repeat the same songs because there were so many dance hits from the decade to choose from. From early '90s hip hop to late '90s boy bands, the hits just kept on coming. This list has brought together the most popular '90s dance songs if you're looking to make a dance playlist filled with throwback hits.

What song makes you want to get on the dance floor even when you hear it today? "What Is Love" by Haddaway was such a hit it was played consistently on Saturday Night Live during the infamous Night at the Roxbury sketches. "Barbie Girl" is so infectious that anyone who hears it can't help but sing along. And then of course, there's "Wannabe" by Spice Girls, which was the girl anthem to end all girl anthems. 

The top dance songs of the '90s come from all different genres. They all have catchy hooks and foot-tapping beats, and dance lovers from all over the world can now vote for their favorites. 

 

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TLC
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Destiny's Child
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House of Pain
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MC Hammer
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Haddaway
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Sir Mix-a-Lot
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Kris Kross
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Janet Jackson
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Spice Girls
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The Prodigy
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Mariah Carey
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Ricky Martin
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Underworld
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Alice DeeJay, DJ Jurgen
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Ace of Base
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Warren G, Nate Dogg
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Jamiroquai
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Bell Biv DeVoe
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Daft Punk
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Madonna
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Chumbawamba
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Wreckx-N-Effect