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Top 40s:


Ain’t No Other Man                                                – Christina Aguilera

Are You Gonna Be My Girl                                     – JET

Black Horse and a Cherry Tree                             – KT Tunstall

Bad Romance                                                          – Lady Gaga

Blurred Lines                                                          – Robin Thicke

Call Me Maybe                                                        – Carly Rae Jepsen

Can’t Hold Us                                                          – Mackelmore

Crazy                                                                        – Knarls Barkly

Crazy in Love                                                           -Beyonce

Dynamite                                                                  – Taio Cruz

Domino                                                                    -Jessie J

Don’t Stop Believin’                                                 – Journey

Firework                                                                   – Katy Perry

Forget You                                                               – Cee Lo Green

Gangnam Style                                                        -Psy

Get Lucky                                                                 – Daft Punk

Grenade                                                                   – Bruno Mars

Happy                                                                       – Pharrell

Hard to Handle                                                        – Black Crows

Hey Ya!                                                                     -OutKast

Hot N Cold                                                               – Katy Perry

I Gotta Feelin                                                            – Black Eyed Peas

Ignition                                                                      – R Kelly

I Hope You Had the Time of Your Life                        – Green Day

I Just Want to Feel This Moment                              -Christina Aguilera/ Pitbull

Just Dance                                                                – Lady Gaga

Just the Way You Are                                               – Bruno Mars

Lady Marmalade                                                       – Patty Labelle / Christina Aguilera

Let’s Get it Started                                                    – Black Eyed Peas

Lucky                                                                          – Jason Mraz and Colby Calliat

Moves Like Jagger                                                    – Maroon 5

Only Girl in the World                                                 – Rihanna

On The Floor                                                               -Jennifer Lopez

Party Rock Anthem                                                     – LMFAO

Raise Your Glass                                                          – Pink

Rolling in the Deep                                                       -Adele

Secrets                                                                         – One Republic

Senorita                                                                        – Justin Timberlake

Sexy and I know It                                                       – LMFAO

Smooth                                                                         – Santana / Rob Thomas

Starships                                                                     – Nicki Manaj

Suit and Tie                                                                 -Justin Timberlake

The Middle                                                                  – Jimmy Eat World

Thrift Shop                                                                – Macklemore / Ryan Lewis

Tik Tok                                                                        -Kesha

Timber                                                                         – Pitbull / Kesha

Treasure                                                                      -Bruno Mars

We Found Love                                                           – Rihanna

Where Have You Been                                               -Rihanna

Yeah                                                                          – Usher

You Make Me Feel                                                      – Cobra Starship



All You Need is Love                                                   – Beatles

Any Way You Want It                                                   – Journey

Back in Black                                                               – ACDC

Beat it                                                                           – Michael Jackson

Billie Jean                                                                    – Michael Jackson

Blackbird                                                                      – Beatles

Blue Suede Shoes                                                       – Elvis

Brown Eyed Girl                                                           – Van Morrison

Dancing Queen                                                           – ABBA

Don’t Stop Believing                                                  – Journey

Footloose                                                                    – Kenny Loggins

Heaven                                                                        – Los Lonely Boys

Hound Dog                                                                 – Elvis

I Heard it Through the Grapevine                              – CCR

Jailhouse Rock                                                            – Elvis

Johnny B Good                                                           – Chuck Berry

Just the Way You Are                                                  – Billy Joel

Kansas City                                                                 – Blues Standard

Kiss                                                                             – Prince

Livin’ on a Prayer                                                       – Bon Jovi

Love Shack                                                                – B52s

Margaritaville                                                             – Jimmy Buffett

No Woman No Cry                                                    – Bob Marley

Old Time Rock and Roll                                            – Bob Seager

Rock and Roll                                                            – Led Zeppelin

Rock Around the Clock                                            – Bill Hailey and the Comets

Rock This Town                                                         – Stray Cats

Pour Some Sugar On Me                                         – Def Leppard

Pride and Joy                                                           – Stevie Ray Vahnn

Proud Mary                                                               – Tina Turner / CCR

Sweet Caroline                                                        – Neil Diamond

Sweet Home Alabama                                            – Lynyrd Skynyrd

Takin’ Care of Business                                          – Bachman Turner Overdrive

Walk this Way                                                          – Aerosmith

Yesterday                                                                 – Beatles

You Shook Me All Night Long                                – AC/DC



Ain’t No Sunshine When She’s Gone                   – Bill Withers

At Last                                                                    – Etta James

Boogie Oogie Oogie                                            – A Taste of Honey

Boogie Wonderland                                              – Earth, Wind and Fire

Boogie Shoes                                                        – KC and the Sunshine Band

Celebration                                                           – Kool and the Gang

Chain of Fools                                                      – Aretha Franklin

Dock of the Bay                                                    – Otis Redding

Georgia on My Mind                                             – Ray Charles / Standard

Gimme Some Lovin’                                              – Blues Brothers / Spencer D.

Hold On, I’m Comin’                                               – Sam & Dave

Hard to Handle                                                       – Otis Redding

Funky Music                                                           – Wild Cherry

I Will Survive                                                           – Gloria Gaynor

I Wish                                                                     – Stevie Wonder

I Feel Good                                                           – James Brown

Mustang Sally                                                       – Wilson Pickett

My Girl                                                                   – The Temptations

Natural Woman                                                    – Aretha Franklin

Pick Up the Pieces                                              – Average White Band

Play that Funky Music                                          – Wild Cherry

Proud Mary                                                           – Tina Turner

Respect                                                                 – Aretha Franklin

September                                                            – Earth Wind & Fire

Shout                                                                    – Isley Brothers

Soul Man                                                              – Blues Brothers / Spencer Davis Group

Stand by Me                                                         – Ben E King

Superstition                                                         – Stevie Wonder

​Tequila                                                                   – Standard

We are Family                                                      – Sister Sledge



As Good as I Once Was                                           – Toby Keith

Achy Breaky Heart                                                    – Billy Ray Cyrus

All Summer Long                                                       – Kid Rock

Boot Scootin’ Boogie                                                – Brooks and Dunn

Blue Bayou                                                                -Linda Ronstadt

Bring on the Rain                                                        – Carrie Underwood

Crazy                                                                          – Patsy Cline

​Don’t Rock the Jukebox                                             – Alan Jackson

Fast as You                                                                – Dwight Yoakum

Fishin’ in the Dark                                                    -Nitty Gritty Band

Folsom Prison Blues                                                – Johnny Cash

Friends in Low Places                                              -Garth Brooks

Jambalaya                                                                – Hank Williams

Life is a Highway                                                      – Rascal Flatts

Save a Horse, Ride a Cowboy                                 – Big & Rich

The Dance                                                               – Garth Brooks

Wagon Wheel                                                          – Darius Rucker

Watermelon Crawl                                                    – Tracy Byrd

Why Haven’t I Heard From You                               – Reba Mcentire

You’re Still the One                                                 – Shania Twain



Ain’t That a Kick in the Head                                   – Dean Martin

All of Me                                                                   – Louis Armstrong

At the Hop                                                               – Danny and the Juniors

Blue Bayou                                                              – Linda Ronstadt

Body and Soul                                                         – Standard/Frank Sinatra

Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)               – Standard

Crazy                                                                        – Patsy Cline

Crazy Love                                                           -Van Morrison

Don’t Get Around Much Anymore                         – Standard/Harry Connick Jr.

Don’t Know Why                                                      – Norah Jones

Fly Me to the Moon                                                  – Frank Sinatra / Standard

I Can’t Help Fallin’ in Love With You                       – Elvis

I Love You for Sentimental Reasons                       – Standard

In the Mood                                                              – Glenn Miller Orchestra

Jump With My Baby                                                 – Big Bad Voodoo Daddies

Jump, Jive, and Wail                                                 – Brian Setzer / Lou Prima

​Just the Way You Are                                                – Billy Joel

L.O.V.E                                                                         – Natalie Cole / Standard

La Vie en Rose                                                          – Edith Piaf

Love of My Life                                                          -Brian McKnight

Misty                                                                          – Standard / Sarah Vaughn

Night Train                                                               – Standard

Orange Colored Sky                                               – Natalie Cole

Route 66                                                                  – Standard

Summertime                                                           – Standard

That’s all                                                                  – Michael Buble / Standard

The Girl from Ipanema                                          – Standard

The Way You Look Tonight                                   – Standard / Frank Sinatra

What A Wonderful World                                      -Louis Armstrong

                          …. And hundreds more