In this age of Electronic/House music, we forget the times of traditional booty shaking, hip twisting music which emerged in the 1960’s. A time of dance innovation inspiring fads and crazes such as the “the Twist” & the “Hand Jive”
So, get up off your seat, start moving your hips, shaking your ass to the top 15 dance hits of the 60’s.

(YouTube and Spotify Playlists at the bottom)

By Svetlana Pikina

The Drifters – Under the Broadwalk

The Beach Boys – Surfin Safari

Dee Dee Sharp – Mashed Potato Time

Chubby Checker – Let’s Twist Again

The Archies – Sugar Sugar

Little Eva – The Locomotion

The Monkees – I’m a Believer

Dickey Lee – I Saw Linda Yesterday

The Ronettes – Be My Baby

The Beatles – Twist and Shout

Del Shannon – Runaway

Chubby Checker – Limbo Rock

The Dovells – The Bristol Stomp

Joey Dee & The Starliters – Peppermint Twist

Ohio Express – Yummy Yummy Yummy

Bonus Track

Harry Belafonte – Jump in the Line

You can listen to the playlist on YouTube here: