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Songs To Jump To

Jumping and music go together like chocolate and Valentine's day. There's just something about a good beat that makes people want to get up and jump around. Musicians have incorporated jumping into their stage shows for generations and when an audience is feeling it, the joint is said to be "jumping". This playlist includes the first 20 jumping songs that came to my mind. Some of them, like Van Halen's "Jump" and House Of Pain's "Jump Around" are instantly recognizable by the masses. Others are classic jump songs from the swing era, and some are less known, but jump-worthy nonetheless. While not all will agree with every selection, many of the songs in this list are the greateast "jump songs" ever written. Tell me what I've missed in the comments.

Songs To Jump To

1. Jump - Van Halen

2. Jump, Jive, An' Wail - Louis Prima

3. Jumpin' Jack Flash - The Rolling Stones

4. Jump Around - House of Pain

5. Jumping Someone Else's Train - The Cure

6. Jumping At The Woodside - Count Basie

7. Jump Into The Fire - Harry Nilsson

8. Jump, Little Children - Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee

9. Jump (For My Love) - The Pointer Sisters

10. One O'Clock Jump - Count Basie

11. Jump on It - Sir Mix-A-Lot

12. Jump - Flo Rida

13. The Jumpin Jive - Cab Calloway

14. Jumpin' Tonight (Midnight Rockin') - Big Joe Turner

15. Everybody's Jumpin' - Dave Brubeck

16. Jumpin', Jumpin' - Destiny's Child

17.  Jump - Madonna

18. Jump With My Baby - Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

19. Johnny Jump Up / Morrison's Jig - Gaelic Storm

20. Jump - Loverboy

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