Everyone who is into Zumba knows that it becomes exponentially more fun with the right music. Now we all have our own specific tastes and preferences, but these tunes have that specific something that make them universally enjoyed by the Zumba crowd. Some of these tunes we written specifically for Zumba, such as songs created by the founder of Zumba, Beto Perez, while others were written without the influence of Zumba but had routines designed around them.
Spanish for adrenaline, Adrenalina lives up to its name and gets you pumped and energized for some Zumba. The beat is fun to dance to and gets your heart racing while you shake it and burn through your workout.
This is a really sexy song that makes you feel oh so good to dance to. Spanish for “get crazy,” Alocate will bring out your inner diva and have you throwing your hips into every move you lay down. Check out the routine in this music video and see how it works for you.
The best part about this video, is that it features Beto Perez, the founder of Zumba. If you don’t know who he is, he is the shirtless guy. The song is specifically geared for a Zumba routine, and the beat is easy to follow. Plus the lyrics are flirtatious and playful.
This song is all about getting low, popping, and locking. The beat is great if you’re looking to add some emphasis to your moves and really get after you dance routine. Plus, it is awesome how the beat goes from slow to fast, adding some variety and getting a really good burn in your legs.
The lyrics are a little hard to follow, but it is undeniably fun to dance to in your Zumba class. The “ole ole ole” is really fun to jump around to and get loose. Plus, the song drops nicely and makes it really easy to get lost in your dancing.
This song is super energetic and gets you pumped and ready to go. The wooden chimes that start the song off are a great build up before the beat drops. The Spanish lyrics are talking about dancing in the sun, which is really fun and enjoyable to hear when you’re flying around.
A fan favorite amongst the Zumba community, Love and Party is the quintessential Zumba class song. This song is sure to make you smile and changes your mood no matter how you’re feeling.
More than friends is a song infused with passion that invigorates everyone who is dancing to it. It is a good Zumba song because it is very versatile and can be used with a wide variety of choreographies.
Moviendo Caderas by Yandel featuring Daddy Yankee is another versatile song that can be incorporated into a bunch of different choreographies. If you feel yourself starting to lag or need to kick start your day, this is a great song to do that with.
The Spanish lyrics are telling you to go live your life and keep the party going. The beat is fun to follow and keeps you motivated with great rhythm and soul. This song keeps you invigorated and leaves you feeling amped up for the rest of your day.
The name says it all: this song is Zumba. Beto Perez is dancing and performing throughout this video, and gives you some good moves to apply to your dance routine.