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Party Playlist: 20 Perfect Songs for your Holiday Party

December 11, 2014

The holidays are all about creating memories, and there’s no better place to create those memories than at a holiday party you throw! Besides planning the menu and arranging the décor, you’ll want to make sure you have the right playlist to create just the right vibe and ambience during your party. So, whether you are throwing a low-key get together or an upbeat gathering this season, we’ve gathered some of our favorite songs that will make the perfect party playlist for a relaxed lounge feeling or a festive dance party.


Relaxed Lounge Vibe:

If you are having a sophisticated gathering and are looking for music that will set just the right tone look no further than these soulful songs. We’ve got everything from our modern-day Sinatra (Michael Bublé) to the rich, smooth stylings of John Legend. These songs will have your guests feeling at ease and relaxed.

Michael Bublé – Some Kind of Wonderful

Sade – Soldier of Love

Adele – Rolling in the Deep

Tony Bennet & Lady Gaga – Cheek to Cheek

Bruno Mars – Locked out of Heaven

Pharrell Williams – Happy

John Legend – All of Me

Idina Menzel – When You Wish Upon a Star

The Beatles – All You Need Is Love

Fleetwood Mac – You Make Loving Fun



Upbeat Festive Party:

Your guests will be tapping their toes and getting loose with these great dance songs. Table settings, beware! We make no promises that you won’t have people getting up on the table with these tunes … but we certainly promise a good time to be had by all. Get ready for a night of dancing, singing, and memories when you add these to your playlist.

The Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling

Alicia Keys – Girl On Fire

Mary J. Blige – Right Now

U2 – Beautiful Day

Daft Punk (featuring Pharrell Williams) – Get Lucky

Sia – Chandelier

Beyonce – Drunk in Love

Madonna – Lucky Star

Jackson 5 – Dancing Machine

Donna Summers – Hot Stuff


Are any of these songs on your party playlist this season? Tell us in the comments below if we’ve missed some of your favorites. We’d love for you to share so we can create a playlist for the ultimate party for the holiday season and beyond!