WITH Christmas just around the block, Filipinos have been holding parties to celebrate the yuletide with friends, classmates, colleagues, and families.
A typical Filipino Christmas celebration will never be complete without the traditional gift giving, a sumptuous lunch or dinner, party games, raffles, and special dance numbers.
It is undeniable that Filipinos are born with exceptional talents in singing and dancing. That’s why during Christmas parties, these talents are often shown off, complete with electrifying, groovy music and fancy dance outfits.
While the melody and choreography matter when choosing the perfect songs to dance to under the vibrant Christmas lights and decorations, it is also important to select a song that everybody can relate to.
TikTok has been instrumental in popularizing dance crazes, allowing users to learn and participate in various dance challenges for fun. These well-liked songs are the perfect background music for celebrations.
After doing a TikTok recap of the viral dance songs in 2022, republicasia came up with a list of five songs to dance to during Christmas party performances.
FEVER by EnHypen
Released in November 2021, the R&B song Fever by KPop boy band ENHYPEN gained immense popularity on TikTok due to its charismatic tune. This song is perfect for Filipino KPop stans who want to incorporate cool and angsty Korean songs in their Christmas parties.
Toxic by Britney Spears
The 2003 hit Britney Spears song Toxic has been revived, thanks to TikTok’s dance challenges. With sultry and sexy steps, Filipinos can use this tune to add some spice to their holiday get-togethers.
Amazing by Rex Orange County
For cute and mellow performances, the famous TikTok song Amazing is the ideal choice. Performed and produced by the English singer Alex O’Connor, professionally known as Rex Orange County, the song was well-embraced by the TikTok community and was used as background music for a variety of videos. Likewise, Filipinos can use this familiar melody to hype up their parties.
Left and Right by Charlie Puth ft. Jung Kook of BTS
Charlie Puth’s collaboration with Jung Kook of BTS was a huge bop in TikTok. This pop song is perfect for non-dancers as its choreography is not as complicated as other TikTok dances. One can easily groove to the music because of its relaxed tempo.
ZOOM by Jessi
Due to its cheery and energizing beat, the KPop song ZOOM by Jessie instantly received massive attention from TikTokers and emerged as one of the most danced songs in the platform. Its unique dance steps will surely win Filipinos the best performance award in their Christmas parties.