Spotify reveals top 20 “Dad Dancing” songs for a Father’s Day boogie

Spotify is celebrating this Father’s Day by naming (and shaming?) the top “Dad Dancing” tracks of all time.

The music-streaming giant has trawled through the most popular “Dad” playlists on Spotify in the UK, and compiled a list of the tunes that most frequently appear. Not surprisingly, 1970s classic “Hotel California” reigns supreme – but do any of the others surprise you?

Spotify’s Best Dad Dancing Songs

1. Eagles – Hotel California
2. Dire Straits – Sultans of Swing
3. Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl
4. Fleetwood Mac – Go your own Way
5. Electric Light Orchestra – Mr Blue Sky
6. The Jam – Town Called Malice
7. Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine
8. The Killers – Mr Brightside
9. Oasis – Wonderwall
10. Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
11. Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
12. Journey – Don’t Stop Believin’
13. The Jam – Going Underground
14. Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge over Troubled Water
15. Ed Sheeran – Thinking out Loud
16. Elvis Presley – Suspicious Minds
17. Adele – Rolling In The Deep
18. Dire Straits – Walk Of Life
19. Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire
20. The Rolling Stones – Gimme Shelter

Spotify is currently the market leader for music streaming, and has more than 75 million users worldwide – many of whom are sure to be dads planning to boogie on down to Mr Blue Sky this Sunday.

Check out the playlist below:


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