Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesDancing · 7 years ago

Any song ideas for a dance solo?

I'm doing a contemporary-lyrical dance solo, and I need song ideas! I'm 16, and the types of song I was thinking about are Limbo-Jojo.. any ideas would help!

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
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    I'm currently doing a lyrical solo and have done a lot in the past so here are some good songs:


    Realize-Colbie Callat

    Drop in the Ocean- Ron Pope


    1. Almost Lover -A Fine Frenzy

    2. Always Midnight -Pat Monahan

    3. A Million Miles Away -Rihanna

    4. The Special Two -Missy Higgins

    5. Candlelight -Imogen Heap

    6. Come Home -One Republic

    7. Heartless -The Fray

    8. A Lack of Color -Death Cab for Cutie

    9. Make Up Smeared Eyes -Automatic Love Letter

    10. Where I Stood -Missy Higgins

    11. Breathe Me -Sia

    12. Colorblind -Counting Crows

    13. Corner of Your Heart -Ingrid Michaelson

    14. Fool -Marie Digby

    15. Barton Hollow -The Civil Wars

    16. Come Round Soon -Sara Barellies

    17. The Chain -Ingrid Michaelson

    18. Mad World -Gary Jules

    19. Red Roses -AJ Rafael

    20. Anything But the Truth -Jack Johnson

    21. At This Moment -Michael Buble

    22. Best For Last -Adele

    23. California King Bed -Rihanna

    24. Don't You Remember -Adele

    25. Down (Candle Light Remix) -Jay Sean


    26. I'd Rather Be With You -Joshua Radin

    27. Magic -Colbie Calliat

    28. Catch Me -Demi Lovato

    29. Collide(Acoustic) -Howie Day

    30. A Little More of You -Ashley Chambliss

    31. The Only Exception -Paramore

    32. Cosmic Love -Florence and the Machine

    33. Somersault -Zero 7

    34. Crayola Doesn't Make a Color for Your Eyes-Kristin Andreassen

    35. Heroes and Thieves -Vanessa Carlton

    36. Blue Eyes -Cary Brothers

    37. Just Like Heaven -Charlotte Martin

    38. Stranger -Secondhand Serenade

    39. My Beautiful Rescue -This Providence

    40. Ordinary Day -Vanessa Carlton

    41. You and I Both -Jason Mraz

    42. Half of My Heart -John Mayer ft. Taylor Swift

    43. Arms -Christina Perri

    44. Back to One -Brian McKnight

    45. Can You Tell -Ra Ra Riot

    46. Closer -Joshua Radin

    47. If It Kills Me -Jason Mraz

    48. Only You -Joshua Radin

    49. Make You Feel My Love -Adele

    50. To Sir With Love -Lulu


    51. Comtine D'un Autre Ete -Amelie Soundtrack

    52. King of Anything -Sara Barellies

    53. Mouthwash -Kate Nash

    54. Slow Me Down -Emmy Rossum

    55. Give Me One Reason -Tracy Chapman

    56. Collie Man -Slightly Stoopid

    57. The Scientist -Coldplay

    58. To Build A Home -The Cinematic Orchestra

    59. Last Dance -Sarah McLachlan

    60. Home Sweet Home -Carrie Underwood

    61. Secrets -One Republic

    62. Aha! -Imogen Heap

    63. Yellow -Vitamin String Quartet

    64. Your Ex-Lover's Dead -Stars

    65. Empire State of Mind (Part II) Broken Down -Alicia Keyes

    66. Big Jet Plane -Angus & Julia Stone

    67. Cider House Rules Theme -Cider House Rules Soundtrack

    68. Beyond Words -10th Avenue North

    69. Lamentation -Lea Andreone

    70. Rock Your Soul -Elisa

    71. Black Balloon -Goo Goo Dolls

    72. Dreams are More Precious-Enya

    73. Unwinding Cable Car -Anberlin

    74. Superhuman -Hobbie Stuart (Cover)

    75. Bad Romance -Vitamin String Quartet


    76. Sober -Kelly Clarkson

    77. All We Are -Matt Nathanson

    78. A Beautiful Mess -Jason Mraz

    79. Dream -Priscilla Ahn

    80. Keep Breathing -Ingrid Michaelson

    81. Free Fallin' -John Mayer

    82. Say -John Mayer

    83. Beautiful -India Arie

    84. Ok, It's Alright With Me -Eric Hutchinson

    85. The Cave -Mumford and Sons

    86. Flying High -Jem

    87. I Believe -Blessid Union of Souls

    88. Boston -Augustana

    89. Stop & Stare -One Republic

    90. The Time of My Life -David Cook

    91. Worn Me Down -Rachael Yamagata

    92. Without You -AJ Rafael

    93. At Last -Etta James

    94. Fly Away -Corrine May

    95. A New Day Has Come -Celine Dion

    96. Better Days -The Goo Goo Dolls

    97. Belief -Gavin Degraw

    98. Stand By Me -Ben E. King

    99. Don't Get Lost in the Crowd -Ashley Ballard

    100. You've Got A Friend -Carole King

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  • 7 years ago

    Radioactive by Imagine Dragons. Thirteen year old me by pink. Demons by Imagine Dragons.

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  • 7 years ago


    Evanescence --Lithium , Hello, Like you, Lacrymosa, Good enough, Missing, Fields of innocence, The last song I wasting on you, You, Exodus, Breathe no more, Eternal, Demise, Ascension of the spirit, Give unto me, Forgive me, lost in paradise

    Pink Floyd—Marooned, Terminal frost, Echoes, Interstellar Overdrive, One of these days, Run like hell, On the turning away, Absolutely Curtains, Mudmen, Obscured by clouds, Dogs, A great day for freedom, High Hopes, Great Gig in the Sky, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, wish you were here

    David Hasselhoff--Until the last teardrop falls, If I could only say goodbye, These Loving eyes, A star looks down tonight, White Bird

    Meatloaf—Objects in the rear view mirror may appear closer than they are, heaven can wait, Not a dry eye, Lost boys and golden girls, for crying out loud

    Charlotte Church—All the little horses, unraveling, even God, Dream a dream (Elysium)

    from the movie Legend--The unicorn theme, The Cottage, Darkness , The Dance, the fairies, blue room

    from the movie Dracula--Love eternal, Love remembered, The storm, Lucy’s party, Mina's Photo, Love Song for a vampire by Annie Lennox

    from the movie Dragonheart -World of your heart, Flight to Avalon, Draco, to the stars, main theme

    from the movie Ladyhawke--main theme, She was sad at first, Phillippe describes Isabeau

    from the movie the Princess Bride-- The cliffs of insanity, I will never love again, The fireswamp & rodent of unusual size, Storybook Love—Willy Deville

    Alborada (A dawn of many colors album)--Ode to a woman, Mountain Melody

    Ceol Mor—(Celtic Passages Album)--Enchanted forest, The mountains at dawn, Sparkling river

    Sarah Brightman—Symphony, Fleurs du mal, Free, Deliver me, Rain, This love, Captain Nemo, Meadowlark, How can heaven love me, Tu quieres volver, You take my breath away, Desert Rose, When Firebirds cry, Beautiful, I will be with you (duet with Paul Stanley)

    Let love live from Cirque de soliel

    Set the night to music—Starship

    Gravity of love, Push the limits - Enigma


    Show me your fire truck—Backdraft

    Top Gun Anthem

    Hurt-Nine Inch Nails/Johnny Cash

    Through the eyes of love—Melissa Manchester (Ice Castles theme)

    Dawn’s pale light—Liquid Sky

    Make the world go away-Elvis

    Love you to death-Kamelot

    Scarborough Fair—Leaves’ Eyes

    Christina Aguilera-- I am, bound to you (burlesque)

    Just the way you are—Bruno Mars

    24-Jem (ultraviolet)


    Freshman—verve pipe

    Phil Collins—In too deep, In the air tonight

    Are we the waiting—Green Day

    Make a memory—Bon Jovi

    Uninvited—Alanis Morissette

    Bed of roses-Bon Jovi

    Finest hour-Cindy Valentine aka Valentine Leone (Teen Witch)


    Needles and pins-Megadeth

    Oh death-Jen Titus (supernatural)

    Through the rain-Cinderella

    Wishing you were somehow here again—Phantom of the Opera

    Wish you were here-Within Temptation


    Scenes de ballet/Valse-Alexander Glazunov

    You’re the inspiration--Chicago

    When love & Hate collide—Def Leppard

    The last of me-Cher

    Power of goodbye, take a bow—Madonna

    Into dust-Mazzy Star

    Endless skies, beloved—VNV Nation

    Enya—From where I am, tea house moon, Pax deorum, china roses, angeles, Orinoco flow, on my way home, carribean blue, storms in Africa

    The Nine Muses, Eros & Psyche—Cusco (Inner Journeys Myth & Legends album)


    The Crystal Ship, riders on the storm, unknown soldier-The Doors

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang-- doll on a music box/truly scrumptious, , lovely lonely man, hushabye mountain

    Valdi Sabev---daydream, in this world

    Amethystium-enchantment, break of dawn, ascension, meadowland, dream dance

    Koan-unique moment (green mix), flying cities, Odysseus under the old tree, forgotten path, night flight on a sea dragon (green mix), underwater moonlight (blue mix), crying prozerpine (blue mix), hidden place (green mix), where the silence is speaking (blue mix), exempting from the spell

    Entheogenic-Pagan Dream Machine, Fire horse & storm


    Lee Blaske (Immortal Kiss of the Vampire)--last romance, beneath the blood-hot moon

    Nox Arcana-lullaby, hidden horrors, magic & moonlight, night of the wolf, Pandora's Music box, crystal forest, nightmare, highland storm, the raven, vampire exorcism

    Arcana-As night turns into day, lament, autumnal, gods of the winds, angel of sorrow

    Winterstorm--climb the highest mountain

    It's Time--Gavin Mikhail

    Home-Phillip Phillips

    Krypteria-Tonight, I just drowned in you eyes

    Ozzy--Old LA tonight

    We are the Fallen-I am only one

    I saw red-Warrant

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