Add These Celebratory Songs to Your Birthday Party Playlist

A party is only as good as its playlist.

To make sure your birthday bash is one no one will ever forget, we've rounded up some celebratory songs that are a necessity for your b-day playlist.

Check 'em out below!


1. 'Birthday' by Selena Gomez

Get moving and grooving on the dance floor to this throwback bop by Selena Gomez. You can't not dance to this party hit.

 

2. 'Not Your Birthday' by Allstar Weekend

It may be your birthday, but the same can't be said for your guests. Invite them to join in on the fun by bumping this tune.

 

3. 'Happy Birthday' by Kygo feat. John Legend

Adding a song where John Legend serenades you with "Happy Birthday" is a must.

 

4. 'Birthday' by Katy Perry

No one can resist dancing to this pop masterpiece from Katy Perry. We're thoroughly convinced it can make the worst of dancers look like pros.

 

5. 'Birthday' by Destiny's Child

A slow R&B classic, this tune by girl group Destiny's Child is perfect for when the party starts to wind down.

 

6. 'It's My Party' by Lesley Gore

This song is the definition of an oldie, but goodie. Not playing this at your party is totally unacceptable (JK, but seriously…).

 

7. 'Birthday' by The Beatles

Yet another classic your guests are sure to enjoy, "Birthday" by The Beatles will keep the good vibes strong.

 

8. 'Happy Birthday' by New Kids on the Block

Long before the days of One Direction, New Kids on the Block were the boy band hanging up on everyone's walls. Their endearing rendition of "Happy Birthday" will leave you swooning.

 

9. 'Happy Birthday' by The Click Five

If you're feeling extra angsty on your b-day, listening to this song will fix that.

 

10. 'Happy Birthday' by Stevie Wonder

Truth be told, you'll never want this iconic masterpiece from Stevie Wonder to end once you press play.

 

11. 'Celebration' by Kool & The Gang

Celebrate your big day to the fullest with this upbeat dance jam from the '80s.

 

To make things easier for you, we put these jams all in one playlist below:

 

If you're throwing your bestie a surprise party, HERE's how to make it a birthday bash she'll never forget.