Swing Dancing Music & Song Lists

Swing Dance Songs for Swing, Country & Pop Nightclubs & Deejays

Swing is one of the most popular dances in the world. With its infectious rhythm and bopping beat, you'll soon be bopping around to the grooves of Swing dancing. In this Swing song list, we've included many different genres and types of Swing songs because we believe that any music selection should complement your dance! We also have some suggestions for practice songs and some faster swing dance songs if you're feeling daring! Enjoy!

Swing Music Song List (the quick run down)

Slow Swing Songs: (good for practicing)

Some Kind of Wonderful - Huey Lewis (127 BPM)
Fine Brown Frame - Lou Rawls & Diana Reeves (128 BPM)
Fast As You - Dwight Yoakam (132 BPM)
Still Rock and Roll - Billy Joel (132 BPM)
Life's a Dance - John Michael Montgomery (136 BPM) Hippy Hippy Shake - Georgia Satellites (139 BPM)

Medium: (for East Coast Swing or for Single Time Swing)

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison (150 BPM)
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Elvis Presley (150 BPM)
Don't Rock The Jukebox - Alan Jackson (150 BPM)
Runaround Sue - Dion (150 BPM)
What I Like About You - The Romantics (150 BPM)
Hard Workin' Man - Brooks and Dunn (156 BPM)
Bie Mir Bist Du Shon - The Andrew Sisters (160 BPM)
Corine, Corina - Brooks & Dunn (160 BPM)

Faster Swing Music

Whole Lotta' Shakin' Goin' On - Jerry Lee Lewis (162 BPM)
Footloose - Kenny Loggins (165 BPM)
Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis (168 BPM)
Rock 'n Roll Music - Chuck Berry (168 BPM)
Swing The Mood (dance mix) - Jive Bunny (176 BPM)
Born To Boogie - Hank Williams Jr (180 BPM)
Jump, Jive, an' Wail - Brian Setzer (185 BPM)
Rock This Town - The Stray Cats (196 BPM) 

Complete Swing Dance Music Song List

Song Title
1 to 10 Blues Catfish Hodge
450 Pound Woman Floyd Dixon
A glass of champagne Sailor 
Ain't Going Down Garth Brooks
All Shook Up   Elvis Presley
Almost Like Being In Love Steve Gatlin
Alright Elliott Yamin 
Are You Hep to the Jive Big Time Operator 
Baby Drives Me Wild Mighty Blue Kings 
Baby Likes to Rock It Tractors 
Back in the U.S.A. Chuck Berry
Banana Pancakes  Jack Johnson 
Baron Plays the Horses Indigo Swing 
Basie Boogie George Gee & the Jump, Jive, & Wailers 
Because of You  Ne-Yo
Bee-bob-a-lula Gene Vincent
Beinhart Torfrock 
Black Cadillac Big Joe & The Dynaflowes 
Bloodshot Eyes Pat Benatar
Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins
Blue Suit Boogie Indigo Swing 
Boogie Jam Bobby King & Terry Evans 
Brand New Cadillac Brian Setzer Orchestra 
Buddy Musiq Soulchild 
Bye Bye Love Everly Brothers 
Candyman Christina Aguilera 
C'est la vie Bob Seger
Chatanooga Choo Choo Glenn Miller
Crazy Little Thing Called Love Queen 
Crocodile Rock Elton John
Da doo ron ron The Crystals
Don't Go Breaking My Heart Elton John
Don't Hit Me No More  Capricorn Rhythm Section 
Enjoy  Janet Jackson 
Every Little Thing Carlene Carter
Far Gone Now Vaya Con Dios 
Fine Brown Frame Andy Lee Lang
Five Billion Miles Perry Rose
Get Out Your Lazy Bed Matt Bianco 
Go Daddy-O Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Got To Give It Up  Kim Waters 
Hanky Panky Madonna
Hit The Road Jack Barbara Morrison or Ray Charles
Holiday The Other Ones
Honky Tonk Man Dwight Yoakam
I Got The Blues  Brother Yusef 
If I Never See Your Face Again  Maroon 5 
I'm Still Standing Elton John
In The Mood Glenn Miller
It Don't Mean a Thing  Dr. John 
It's Still Rock & Roll to Me Billy Joel
Jive Connie Connie Francis
Jump Jive an' Wail Louis Prima
Lazy River  Michael Buble 
Let Me Be Your Teddy Bear Elvis Presley
Let's Rock Tonite Johnny Ferreira & Swing Machine
Let's Twist Again Chubby Checker
Little Deuce Coupe The Beach Boys
Lollipop The Chordettes
Lost Without U  Robin Thicke 
Lovestoned Justin Timberlake 
Mack the Knife The Threepenny Opera
Makes Me Wonder  Maroon 5 
Morse Code of Love The Capris
My Aching Back  Phantom Blues Band 
Night Owls Vaya Con Dios 
Nowhere Fast Streets of Fire (Soundtrack) 
Ony the Good Die Young Billy Joel
Papa Loves Mama Garth Brooks
Reet Petite Jackie Wilson
Route 66 Natalie Cole
Sadie Johnny Laws 
Say It Right  Nelly Furtado 
Sexi Plexi  Jack Johnson 
Shake, Rattle and Roll Big Joe Turner
She's sexy & 17 The Stray Cats 
Should I Do It Pointer Sisters 
Six Feet of Cold Ground  Lou Rawls 
Skandal im Sperrbezirk Spider Murphy Gang 
Solid Good Cadillac Mitch Woods
Someone to Love The Blues Brothers
Son of a Preacher Man  Annagrey Labasse 
Stray Cat Strut  Groove Factory 
Streamliner Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra
Stuff Like That There Bette Midler
Surfin' Safari The Beach Boys
Surfin' USA The Beach Boys
Swanee Aretha Franklin 
Sweet Escape  Gwen Stefani 
Tell Her About It Billy Joel
The Beast  Donny & The Royales 
The Color of Love  Cassandra Reed 
The Loco-Motion Little Eva 
The Low Life  Fathead
The Way to Your Heart Soulsister 
They Don't Want Music  Black Eyed Peas 
This Ol' House Shakin' Stevens
Time Warp Rocky Horror Picture Show 
Trickle, Trickle Manhattan Transfer
Two Hearts Phil Collins
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go Wham 
Walking By Myself Gary Moore
Wicked Jupiter Rising 
You Know I'm No Good  Amy Winehouse 
You're Sixteen Johnny Burnette
You've Got What It Takes Steve Lucky & Rhumba Bums
Zoot Suit Riot Cherry Poppin' Daddies