Ahh, twerking. The suggestive shaking of the booty has become one of the most popular (and controversial) dance moves in recent years.
If you’re looking for the best twerk songs, you’ve come to the right place! This list is packed with the top dance tracks that will have you shaking your booty all night long. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, these tunes will get your groove on. So get ready to move, shake, and twerk those hips. Here are the 38 best twerk songs of all time:
1. Wobble – V.I.C.
First on our list is a dance classic that is sure to get you moving—”Wobble” by V.I.C. This catchy tune instructional video will have even the most uncoordinated among us busting out some impressive moves in no time.
Heck, even people with two left feet can do a pretty mean “Wobble.” You just gotta let loose, and wiggle those hips!
2. Bootylicious – Destiny’s Child
Destiny’s Child was a popular music group in the 1990s and 2000s. They had many hit songs, including “Bootylicious” and “Independent Women.”
This Destiny’s Child classic is the perfect song to get your booty shaking. The lyrics are sure to get you motivated, and the video features some great dance moves that you can learn. It’s got a great beat, and the lyrics are pretty raunchy. And while we’re on the subject of Beyoncé, “Formation” is also a great twerk song.
3. Timber – Pitbull featuring Kesha
Pitbull’s “Timber” featuring Ke$ha is a party anthem for the ages. The catchy tune and accompanying dance moves make it irresistible to dance to and perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re looking to get pumped up for a night out or simply want a feel-good song to sing along to, “Timber” is a perfect choice. Plus, who doesn’t love a good excuse to dance with friends?
4. Shake Senora – Pitbull featuring T-Pain And Sean Paul
Wanna go south of the border? Then you need some “Shake Senora” in your life! This club banger from Mr. Worldwide will have you dancing all night long. And with T-Pain and Sean Paul on the track, you know it’s going to be a good time. So turn up the volume and get ready to shake it!
The best part is, you don’t have to speak Spanish to enjoy this one. If we’re getting really technical, you really only need to know the language of the twerk. How do you learn it? By dancing, of course! And this is a great song to twerk. With a little practice, you’ll be shaking it like a pro in no time. So put on your dancing shoes and get to it.
5. Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) – Shakira
“Waka Waka (This Time For Africa)” is the official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. This infectious track by Shakira will get everyone on their feet. It’s impossible to resist moving when this song comes on, so why even try? Just let the rhythm take over and enjoy the ride.
6. Twerk It Like Miley – Brandon Beal
This song is all about twerking, and Brandon Beal definitely knows how to do it right. With a catchy beat and some hilarious lyrics, this song will have you laughing and shaking your booty at the same time. So crank up the volume and get ready to “Twerk It Like Miley!”
After you’re done with this song, you might want to put on “Wrecking Ball” just to spice things up a bit. It’s not really a twerking kind of song, but hey, you can twerk to almost anything, right?
7. Montero And Birthday Cake Remix – Lil Nas X and Rihanna featuring Chris Brown
Who doesn’t love this song? And what’s even better than this one? “Birthday Cake” remix with “Montero,” of course! This 2013 hit from Rihanna featuring Chris Brown is the perfect way to get the party started on your big day. So go ahead and indulge—especially if it’s your birthday!
8. No Mediocre – T.I. featuring Iggy Azalea
“No Mediocre” is all about celebrating success and living life to the fullest. This 2014 banger from T.I. featuring Iggy Azalea will have you feeling like a million bucks—just like you should. So, no matter where you are—the beach, the club, or your bedroom—crank it up and enjoy the good life. You deserve it.
9. All Eyes on You – Meek Mill featuring Nicki Minaj And Chris Brown
If you’re the life of the party, this one’s for you. “All Eyes On You” is all about being in the moment and enjoying yourself, no matter who’s watching. With a catchy beat and verses from Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj, this song is sure to get you moving.
10. Drop That Kitty – Ty Dolla Sign featuring Charli XCX and Tinashe
This song is all about being confident with what you’ve got and enjoying life, no matter who’s watching. The beat is catchy and will definitely get you moving, while the lyrics are sure to get stuck in your head. If you’re looking for a feel-good song to dance to, this is it.
11. Anaconda – Nicki Minaj
What can we say about “Anaconda?” It’s Nicki Minaj. It’s sassy. It’s sexy. It’s everything you need in a dance song. She knows how to get the party started, and this song is the perfect example, with a catchy beat and some seriously twerk-worthy lyrics. So crank up the volume and get ready to shake what your mama gave you—this one’s a banger!
12. Slow Motion – Juvenile Featuring Soulja Slim
Compared to some of the other pieces on this list, this song by Juvenile is quite slow. But that doesn’t mean you can’t twerk to it! “Slow Motion” is all about moving your hips slowly and grinding on your dance partner. It’s the perfect song to get you in the mood for a night of dancing. So, will you be moving in slow motion to this beat?
13. Wiggle – Jason Derulo featuring Snoop Dogg
It’s all in the title. This is a song about wiggling. What else do you need to know? If you don’t have any skill, you can still dance to this one.
This isn’t a dance that requires any precision or timing. You just have to move your body and wiggle however you want. And if you do it with enough confidence, you’ll look great doing it.
14. Baby Got Back – Sir Mix-a-Lot
15. I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred
This is one of the best songs to twerk to. The answer is right there in the name. They might as well just spell “twerking” instead of “too sexy.”
This song is about being too attractive for one’s own good. If you’re not confident enough to rock this one, don’t worry—no one will hold it against you. Take that shirt off. Or someone might just do it for you.
16. Dance (A$$) – Big Sean featuring Nicki Minaj
So, what do you think of “Dance (A$$)” by Big Sean featuring Nicki Minaj? It’s a pretty catchy song! The beat is fun and upbeat, and the lyrics are pretty funny. Plus, who doesn’t love a good booty anthem? However, some people have criticized the song for its suggestive nature.
17. Crank That (Soulja Boy) – Soulja Boy Tell’em
“Crank That” is one of the earliest and most well-known twerk anthems. Released in 2007, the song was a massive hit thanks to Soulja Boy Tell’em’s signature dance move, the “crank dat.” The song has been remixed and covered by dozens of artists over the years and remains a fan favorite for twerkers around the world.
How do you like to twerk to this one? Be sure to let us know!
18. Hit the Quan – iHeart Memphis
“Hit The Quan” quickly rose to popularity thanks to its catchy hook and simple, yet effective, dance moves. The song has been used in countless twerk videos and routines and is a favorite among beginner and experienced twerkers alike.
19. Don’t Drop That Thun Thun – Finatticz
“Don’t Drop That Thun Thun” is another classic twerk anthem that has been remixed and covered by dozens of artists. The original song quickly became a favorite among twerkers thanks to its infectious beat and easy-to-follow dance moves.
What are your favorite moves to this beat? Remember to keep your back straight and your knees bent—this will help you stay low and keep your balance. And most importantly, have fun!
20. Back Up – DeJ Loaf Featuring Big Sean
When should you “Back Up?” When the bass drops, of course! This DeJ Loaf song will get you in the mood to twerk with its contagious beat and lyrics that promote self-confidence. It is another popular twerk song that has been making its rounds on the internet.
The song, which features Big Sean, is all about being confident in yourself and your abilities. The accompanying dance moves are sure to get you moving and shaking your booty. So what are you waiting for? Crank up the music and show everyone your sick moves. You know you want to!
21. Throw Sum Mo – Rae Sremmurd featuring Nicki Minaj And Young Thug
This song is a summer anthem. It’s perfect for blasting at a pool party or a barbecue. The beat is infectious, and Rae Sremmurd’s flow is on point. Plus, Nicki Minaj’s verse is fire. If you’re looking for a song to get you hyped, this is it. So turn up the volume and enjoy.
22. Panda – Desiigner
There’s no denying that this song is a banger. And it’s perfect for twerking. Desiigner’s delivery is unique and his flow is mesmerizing. The production on this track is top-notch. It’s a perfect song to ride around and have some fun with. So whether you’re at a party or at a rave, make sure to bump this one.
23. WHATS POPPIN – Jack Harlow Featuring DaBaby, Tory Lanez, And Lil Wayne
Jack Harlow is having a moment, and this song is a big reason why. It’s catchy, it’s fun, and it’s got a great beat. This song is the ideal mix of laid-back and high energy. So, it is just perfect to turn up and sing at the top of your lungs.
No matter what your plans are, be sure to add “WHATS POPPIN” to your playlist. It’s the perfect song to help you get pumped up and ready to take on anything! Turn up the volume and enjoy.
24. Woah – Lil Baby
Lil Baby is one of the hottest rappers in the game, and this song is a perfect example of why. It’s got a great beat, it’s catchy, and Lil Baby’s flow is on point. If you’re looking for a song to get you hyped, this is it. Why? Well, just listen to the chorus and you’ll see.
25. POPSTAR – DJ Khaled featuring Drake
Who doesn’t love Drake? The “6 God” singer always comes through with new heat, and “POPSTAR” is no different. The track, produced by DJ Khaled, finds Drake rapping about his lavish lifestyle and successful career. It’s the perfect summer anthem for anyone who loves to flex.
So, when you’re ready to get your party on, be sure to put on “POPSTAR.” You’ll be sure to have a good time!
26. Get Into It (Yuh) – Doja Cat
This song is for those who are ready to get their groove on. It’s catchy, it’s fun, and it’ll definitely get you moving.
So, when you’re ready to let loose and have a good time, be sure to put on “Get Into It (Yuh).” You won’t regret it!
27. No Hands – Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Wale And Roscoe Dash
There are a lot of ways to dance, but there’s only one way to do it with “No Hands.” This song is all about letting loose and having a good time, no matter what anybody else thinks.
No moves? Well, you’d better at least try! Show off those dance moves and have a blast with “No Hands.”
28. I Like – Rubi Rose
“I Like” what? Rubi Rose “likes it nasty.” And that’s what this song is all about. If you’re looking for a track to help you celebrate your inner baddie, look no further than “I Like.” It’s the perfect anthem for anyone who knows they’re gorgeous and isn’t afraid to show it.
But wait. Before you turn it on. What do you like? The beauty of this song is that you can make it about whatever you want. So, make it your own and enjoy!
29. Levitating – Dua Lipa Featuring DaBaby
Dua Lipa is a force to be reckoned with, and “Levitating” is the perfect example of why. The track, which features additional vocals from DaBaby, is a fun and upbeat anthem about being confident and owning your own power.
No matter who you are or what you’re going through, “Levitating” is the perfect song to help you feel like you can take on the world. So, turn it up and get ready to dance!
30. Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat) – Jawsh 685 x Jason Derulo
“Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat)” is the perfect song for anyone who is looking for a little bit of excitement in their life. The track, which was produced by Jawsh 685 and features vocals from Jason Derulo, is a fun and catchy anthem about being fearless and living life to the fullest.
No matter what your plans are, be sure to add “Savage Love (Laxed – Siren Beat)” to your playlist. It’s the perfect song to help you get pumped up and ready to take on anything!
31. WAP – Cardi B featuring Megan Thee Stallion
There’s no shortage of sex appeal in this song. “WAP” is all about celebrating female sexuality, and it’s sure to get anyone who hears it hot and bothered.
The track, which was produced by Cardi B and features vocals from Megan Thee Stallion, is a fun and flirty anthem that is perfect for anyone who is looking to turn up the heat. So, if you’re feeling naughty, be sure to give “WAP” a listen. You won’t regret it!
32. CHURCH GIRL – Beyoncé
It can be hard to question where we came from. It can be even harder to question our beliefs—both then and now. But that’s exactly what Beyoncé does in “CHURCH GIRL.” The track, which is from her album “Rennaissance” is an introspective look at religion and how it can shape our lives.
No matter what your beliefs are, “CHURCH GIRL” is a song that will make you think. So, if you’re looking for something a little deeper, be sure to give it a listen. You won’t regret it! Oh, and don’t forget to bring your fiercest dance moves.
33. Best Friend – Saweetie featuring Doja Cat
“Best Friend” by Saweetie featuring Doja Cat is the perfect anthem for anyone who wants to celebrate their ride-or-die BFF. So, if you’re looking for a fun and catchy track to help you show your bestie some love, look no further!
Who’s your best friend? What do you love to do other than dance? Really, we want to know. Drop us a line in the comments below (along with your favorite twerking anthem!)
34. WTF – Hotboii
“WTF” by Hotboii is honestly a classic twerking anthem, and you really should give it a try. Just, maybe not in tiny shorts. Unless you’re into splitting your pants. You do you.
35. Taste – Tyga featuring Offset
“Taste” by Tyga is a great song for anyone who likes shaking their money maker. The beat is catchy and the lyrics are fun. Offset’s verse is fire, and the chorus is sure to get stuck in your head. If you’re looking for a new song to add to your rotation, give “Taste” a listen.
36. Betty (Get Money) – Yung Gravy
Who doesn’t love a little bit of Yung Gravy? The man is a genius, and “Betty (Get Money)” is one of his best songs. The beat is catchy, and the lyrics are hilarious. If you’re looking for a new song to make you laugh, look no further than “Betty (Get Money).” Trust us, you won’t be disappointed.
37. Get Even – Finesse2tymes
If you’re looking for a new artist to check out, look no further than Finesse2tymes. “Get Even” is a great introduction to his music. The beat is fresh, and the lyrics are catchy. We guarantee you’ll be hooked after just one listen. So go ahead and give him a try, you won’t regret it.
And that’s it! The best twerking anthems out there. So grab your best friends and get…
You didn’t think we could end this list without “Milkshake” by Kelis, did you?
38. Milkshake – Kelis
Ahh, “Milkshake.” The ultimate twerking anthem. There’s just something about that bassline that makes your booty bounce. And Kelis’ sultry vocals are the icing on the cake. If you’re looking for a song to get your twerk on to, look no further than “Milkshake.” You won’t be disappointed.
Now, you have the perfect playlist to get your twerk on to. These are some of the most popular twerk songs out there that are sure to get you moving. So put on your dancing shoes, crank up the music, and let loose!
Do you have a favorite twerk song that we didn’t include? Let us know by contacting us today, and don’t forget to share this article with your friends so they can get their twerk on too!
Here’s a few more we didn’t have the space to cover in this article, but definitely deserve honorable mention:
- Grace – Lil Baby (feat. 42 Dugg)
- Going Bad – Meek Mill (feat. Drake)
- C.A.B (Catch A Body) – Chris Brown (feat. Fivio Foreign)
- Plain Jane REMIX – A$AP Ferg (feat. Mincki Minaj)
- Kream – Iggy Azalea (feat. Tyga).
- Shake That – Eminem (feat. Nate Dogg)
- Big Energy – Latto
- Gotta Move On – Diddy (feat. Bryson Tiller)
- On Me – Lil Baby
- Keep Dissing 2 – Real Boston Richey (feat. Lil Durk)
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