The fun of any party is determined by the kind of music played, and if you are a DJ, you need to have a playlist that will put everybody on the dance floor. If you are planning for your next party DJ or not, you need to grab this carefully selected playlist to wow your audience.

You don’t need to have people sitting all-day hooked on their phones due to the monotonous nature of the party, strike something, and put the dance floor on fire.

Here’s a list of the best Dj playlist of all time. Sorted according to the music genre.


Even though we are in the 21st century, I will tell you that people are still obsessed with ’80s songs. This is the best 80s party playlist that will have people belting out the lyrics and grooving to the music

  1. I love Rock’ n’ Roll –The black jet
  2. Paradise City- Guns N’ Roses
  3. Billie Jean –Michael Jackson 
  4. Physical – Olivia Newton-John
  5. Jessie’s girl –Frickin’ A
  6. Don’t you forget about me –Simple Minds
  7. Livin’ on a Prayer – Bon Jovi
  8. Girls want to have fun –Cyndi Laupar
  9. We built this city – Starship 
  10. Your love – Outfield
  11. I want to dance with somebody – Whitney Houston 
  12. Love shack – The B-52s
  13. I am so excited – The pointer Sisters 
  14. Don’t you want me – The human league
  15. Never gonna give you up – Rick Astley
  16. Thriller – Michael Jackson 
  17. Uptown Girl – Billy Joel
  18. Need you tonight – INXS
  19. Love will tear us apart – Joy Division

This list will go a long way to get everyone dancing like in the 80s and earn you a place in their heart as one of the best DJs.


In the ’90s, music was at its peak in popularity and success, especially romance party music. It was a decade filled with boundary-breaking counterculture artists.

What will you play when you have a ’90s-themed party on the horizon? You could make one epic throwback playlist with this list of ’90s songs.

Here are the best 90 party songs to add to your ’90s playlist.

  1. Groove in the heart – Dee Lite
  2. U can’t touch this – Mc Hammer 
  3. Blue – Eiffel
  4. Barbie Girl – Aqua
  5. Everybody – Backstreet Boys
  6. Genie in a bottle – Christina Aguilera 
  7. What is love – Haddaway
  8. Wannabe – Spice girls
  9. Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It – Will Smith
  10. Steal my Sunshine – LEN
  11. All-star – Smash Mouth
  12. Ice Ice Baby – Vanilla Ice
  13. Hard Knock Life – Jay Z
  14. Slam – Onyx
  15. Jump – Kris Kross
  16. California Love – 2pac
  17. Wreckx-n-Effect – Rump Shaker
  18. Can I kick it?- A Tribe called Quest

2pac California love is one of the most iconic hip-hop songs of the ’90s. It will leave the guest thrilled as they dance to the beat.


In the 2000s, all genres reached their peak and became more famous because of the advent of streaming sites like iTunes and Pandora.

Here’s our list of best DJ songs for parties (’2000s)

  1. Forever – Chris Brown 
  2. Madonna – Music 
  3. Gold digger – Kanye West
  4. Bottoms up – Trey Songz
  5. Ignition – R.Kelly
  6. Poker face – Lady Gaga 
  7. Romeo – Basement Jaxx
  8. In Da Club – 50 Cent
  9. Tim Tok – Ke$ha

Chris Brown forever is the song that will get everyone dancing. You will move around immediately after it’s been played. Get your audience thrilled with your skills in selecting the best playlist for parties. 


The year 2010 saw significant changes in music as it introduced more R and Bs party songs, e.g., the Katy Perry’s firework. Here are the carefully selected party songs from 2010 perfect for an incredible evening with your friends.

  1. Only girl (in the world) – Rihanna 
  2. Super Bass – Nicki Minaj
  3. California Gurls – Katy Perry
  4. Gold Dust – Dj fresh
  5. Omg – Usher
  6. Stuck like Glue – Sugarland
  7. Hips don’t lie – Shakira
  8. Firework – Katy Perry 
  9. Turn down for what – DJ Snake
  10. All I do is a win – DJ Khaled
  11. Where them girls at – David Guetta
  12. Don’t stop the party – PitBull 
  13. We found love – Rihanna
  14. I Gotta feeling – Black Eyed Peas 
  15. Shake it off – Taylor Swift
  16. Just the way you are – Bruno Mars
  17.  I like it – Enrique Iglesias
  18. Last Friday night – Katy Perry 


As a professional Dj, it is helpful to add country music to the list of your playlists for any party. It has a simple melody, and the lyrics are often tongue in cheek, and the grooves it brings will get the staunchest city stickers on the dance floor. 

Here’s a list of our best country music party playlists.

  1. Here for the Party – Gretchen Willson
  2. Life is a highway – Rascal Flatts
  3. That’s my kind of Night – Luke Bryan 
  4. Cruise – Florida Georgia Line
  5. I’ve got friends in low places – Garth Brooks 
  6. Need you now – Lady A 
  7. One more last chance – Vince Gill
  8. No shoes, No shirt, No problems – Kenny Chesney
  9. Born to Boogie – Hank Williams Jr. 
  10. Redneck woman – Gretchen Wilson
  11. Knockin’ Boots – Luke Bryan 
  12. Brand New man – Brooks and Dunn
  13. Day drunk – Morgan Evans 
  14. Walk it out UNK
  15. The Hustle – Van Macoy
  16. We are family – sister sledge
  17. Cupid Shuffle – Cupid
  18. Gangnam Style- PSY
  19. Staying Alive – Bee Gees
  20. I like it; I love it – Tim McGraw
  21. Man! I feel like a woman – Shania Twain
  22. Don’t rock the Jukebox – Alan Jackson 
  23. Achy Breaky heart – Billy Ray Cyrus
  24. Toes – Zack Brown Band
  25. Summertime – Kenny Chesney
  26. T-R-O-U-B-L-E – Travis Tritt

‘Need You Now’ by Lady A is undoubtedly a hit of country music. Whenever this song is being played at a party, it leaves the audience dancing hard while singing word to word.

We recommend you add it to the list of your country music playlist.


Our compiled list of the best afrobeat songs for parties is top-notch as you will get hold of different genres of music that are listed as the top tier music to be played at parties.

As a Dj, it is good to take charge of the arena when parties are going on. 

You would not want to bore your audience with songs that are hard as a rock.

Joining the trend is vital; try and make playlists according to the trend. 

Here’s the list of best Dj Afrobeat songs for parties-2022

  • Mona Lisa – Lojay, Sarz 
  • Baddest Boy – Skibbii, Davido
  • Commander- Blackbonez
  • Calm Down – Rena
  • Omo Ope(Ft.Olamide – Asake,Olamide
  • Jinja- Tekno 
  • Come my way – Wande Coal
  • High –Adekunle Gold, Davido
  • Bloody Samaritan – Ayraa Starr
  • Ozumba Mbadiwe – Reekado Banks
  • Nkanyezi – Oscar Mbo, Dj Lesoul, Simmy
  • Rock- Olamide
  • Crazy things Tems
  • Loading – Olamide ft Bad boy timz 
  • Kilometer –Burna Boy
  • Fadeaway – Kid Fonque, Mici
  • Respond – Mici, sun El Musician
  • Jola – De Mthuda, Sino Msolo , Da Muziqal Chef
  • Agolo – Angelique Kidjo, Shimza
  • Scent No –Sidney
  • Still I love you – Daasebre Gyamenah
  • Ahomka Womu – VIP
  • Show your love – Paapa Yankson
  • I dey Mad oh – R2Bees
  • 16 years – Mzbel
  • Dada Dida – Rex Omar
  • Angelina –Praye
  • Emmanuella- Ofori Amponsah
  • Cash App – Bella Shmurda ft Zlatan and Lincoln 
  • Bounce – Rema 
  • Pronto- Ajebo Hustlers ft Omah lay 
  • Understand – Omah Lay
  • Touch it – KiDi
  • Lie -kizz Daniel
  • Peru – Fireboy ft Ed Sheeran
  • Holy Father – victony and Mayorkun
  • Sip Alcohol -Joeboy
  • Mufasa – Tekno
  • Aso – Reggie zippy, Kwabena Kwabena
  • Mfa Me Nko Ho – Kojo Antwi
  • Aketesia – Kontihene
  • Finesse – Pheelz, BNXN aka Buju
  • Mohbad – Feel Good 
  • Soroku Special – Kaakyire Kwame Appiah
  • Scatter my head – Guchi feat. Zlatan
  • Sudwe – K.K Fosu
  • Odo Esisi Me- Akatakyie
  • Toby Shang – Run this town
  • Italy – BlaqDiamond
  • Loyalty- Ajebo Hustlers
  • Highway – Dj Neptune feat Phyno
  • Squander – Falz and Niniola
  • She knows – Harrysong, Fireboy DML,Olamide
  • Ameno Amapiano Remix – Goya Menor,Nektunez
  • My friend – Bella Shmurda


Here is the list of some of the party songs that couldn’t make it to our lists of music categories.

  1. Sally walker – Iggy Azalea 
  2. Boasty – Wiley feat.Stefflon Don, Sean Paul, and Idris Elba
  3. No Guidance – Chris Brown ft Drake
  4. Got girl summer – Megan Thee Stallion ft. Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign
  5. I don’t care – Ed Sheeran feat. Justin Bieber 
  6. No Brainer – Dj Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper and Quavo
  7. Sucker – The Jonas Brothers 
  8. Sweet but Psycho – Ava Max
  9. Kiss and make-up – Dua Lipa feat.Black Pink
  10. Be honest – Jorja Smith feat.Burna Boy
  11. Megathron – NickiMinaj
  12. Who do you love – Monsta X feat. French Montana 
  13. Ungodly Hour – Chloe x Halle
  14. Blinding Lights – The Weeknd
  15. Won’t be late – Swae Lee feat.Drake
  16. Levitating – Dua Lipa feat. Dababy
  17. Yo Perrero Sola – Bad Bunny
  18. Please – Jessie Ware
  19. Need to know – Doja Cat
  20. Be sweet – Japanese Breakfast
  21. Bad – David Guetta $ Showtek
  22. Alive – Krewella
  23. Opus – Eric Prydz
  24. Promises – Nero
  25. I can’t stop – Flux Pavilion 
  26. Riverside – Sidney Samson
  27. Cinema – Benny Benassi
  28. Ocean Drive – Duke Dumont
  29. Let me love you – Dj Snake and Justin Bieber 
  30. LRAD – Knife Party
  31. Strobe -Deadmau5
  32. Get low – Dillon Francis and Dj Snake
  33. Tsunami – DVBBS and Borgeous
  34. Gecko – Oliver Heldens
  35. Money Mony – Billy Idol 
  36. Thriller – Michael Jackson 
  37. Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees
  38. Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond 
  39. Electric Boogie – Marcia Griffiths

Although different people enjoy different sounds and kinds of music, good music is a general language everyone that knows music admires. Dj playlists define the quality or level of quality of a DJ.

Aside from DJ playlists, DJ mixes also help DJs in the arrangement and organization of their work, so they put more effort into arranging DJ mixes to be appealing to the listeners. DJs can be ranked depending on their ability to create appealing music lists only by listening to the beats. 

These party songs were curated to help young DJs kickstart their DJ journey with less stress. It can be challenging for new DJs to choose mind-blowing playlists for different occasions, but since we decided to interfere, many DJs were able to make it to the next level in their work.

There are more songs DJs can add to their playlists, but we decided to take it gradually to enable new DJs to have their strongholds before embarking on other levels of their work.


In choosing party songs, DJs are advised to flow with the sound of beats instead of the lyrics associated. As musicians continue making good music, we will always help you choose your playlists to keep up with the quality people need. To be a good DJ, you need to pay attention to other DJ lists to be able to learn as they say that learning continues, and no man is an island of knowledge.

One secret you need to know about making a good party playlist is flowing with the people’s interest in the era and making your list out of the reigning songs at that time of year.

Since party songs are best if the songs are danceable, DJs are strongly advised to minimize including songs with only beautiful lyrics but dull beats. We are aware you have been powerfully equipped on how to choose your party playlist; we look forward to having you at the top.

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