Young asked in Arts & HumanitiesDancing · 5 years ago

Hey so I have a solo this year in dance (: Need good songs to dance too that go with a ballet or modern/ lyrical?

Need to be between the 50's and now ( the earlier the better ) want suggestions from ALL decades thanks ^_^

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    OLDIES (50s-70s)

    Songs by Elvis Presley

    The Coasters—Little Egypt, Charlie Brown, Yakety Yak, Along came Jones, Zing went the strings of my heart, Poison Ivy, Get an ugly girl to marry you, Searchin’, Love potion #9

    Bill Haley & the Comets—Shake Rattle & Roll, Rock around the clock, See you later alligator, R-O-C-K, Skinny Minnie, Razzle Dazzle, burn that candle, staggar lee, rock the joint, ABC Boogie

    Will you still love me tomorrow—The Shirelles

    The Beach Boys—Fun Fun Fun, California Girls, Surfer Girl, Surfin’ USA, good vibrations, I get around, Barbara Ann, Help me Rhonda, Don’t worry baby, God only knows, When I Grow up, little deuce coupe, Kokomo, do you wanna dance, in my room

    Jan & Dean—Surf City, Drag city, dead man’s curve, little old lady from Pasadena, ride the wild surf, sidewalk surfin’

    Earth Angel—The Penguins

    In the Still of the night—the 5 Satins

    16 candles—The Crests

    Chapel of Love—The Hitmakers

    Silhouettes—The Rays

    Smoke gets in your eyes—The Platters

    Jezebel-Frankie Laine

    Ain’t it a shame—Pat Boone

    Venus-Shocking Blue

    Spirit in the sky—Norman Greenbaum

    Hitchin’ a ride—Vanity Fare

    War—Edwin Starr

    Draggin’ the line—Tommy James

    Jungle Fever-Chakachas

    Bad, bad Leroy Brown—Jim Croce

    We’ll sing in the sunshine—Gale Garnett

    Rocking Pneumonia & the Boogie woogie flu—Huey Piano Smith & the Clowns

    That’ll be the day—Buddy Holly

    Hang on sloopy—The McCoys

    Summer in the city, Do you believe in magic —Lovin Spoonful

    Short shorts—Royal Teens

    Tossing & turning—Bobby Lewis

    Palisades park—Freddy Cannon

    Dizzy-Tommy Roe

    Have you seen her-The Chi-Lites

    Lucky man—Emerson, Lake & Palmer

    Jim Dandy—LeVern Baker

    I’m your puppet—James and Bobby Purify

    Rock the boat—Hues Corp

    Low Rider—War

    Lonely boy—Paul Anka

    Gimmie some lovin—Spencer Davis Group

    Crystal Blue persuasion—Tommy James and the Shondells

    Pink Floyd--Summer ’68, San Tropez, Lucifer Sam, Echoes, Interstellar Overdrive, One of these days,

    Absolutely Curtains, Mudmen, Obscured by clouds, Dogs, Great Gig in the Sky, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun (Songs from any album before the Wall)

    The Doors-People are strange, the crystal ship, LA Woman, the End, Spanish Caravan, Riders on the Storm, Waiting for the sun, Unknown Soldier, Hello I love you won't you tell me your name, Peace Frog, Love me two times, when the music's over

    Lyrical/ballet/modern/contemporary

    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, my heart is broken

    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, Florin Dance

    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)

    Star Wars movie soundtracks--star wars, star trek, avatar, stargate

    Let love live from Cirque de soliel

    Set the night to music—Starship

    Gravity of love, Push the limits - Enigma

    Eva—Nightwish

    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, somewhere in time-Kamelot

    irish rain, Scarborough Fair—Leaves’ Eyes

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

    Just the way you are—Bruno Mars

    24-Jem (ultraviolet)

    Impossible--Shontelle

    Freshman—verve pipe

    Phil Collins—In too deep, In the air tonight

    Are we the waiting—Green Day

    Make a memory, bed of roses—Bon Jovi

    Uninvited—Alanis Morissette

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

    Beth-Kiss

    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, in perfect harmony-Within Temptation

    Angelchild-Imperia

    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, and others—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)

    Ophelie-Ataraxia

    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

    Awolnation-Sail

    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 your eyes

    Ozzy--Old LA tonight

    We are the Fallen-I am only one

    I saw red-Warrant

    Keiko Matsui- Whisper from the Mirror, Tears of the ocean, Dream Walk, Bridge over the stars, under the northern lights, Midnight stone, Dream seeker, blue butterfly, the road, frozen lake, full moon & the shrine and many others

    Yiruma-Moonlight, love me, time forgets, remember, a winter story, and many more

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