Electronic Dance Music or EDM genre has seen some really amazing songs over the past few years. With EDM becoming a favorite music genre all across the world, there are certain songs that refuse to grow old. Below listed are 13 best EDM songs of all times and have gained the iconic status ever since they released.
- Swedish House Mafia feat. John Martin – “Don’t You Worry Child” (2012)
The goodbye song of the band of 3 DJ’s couldn’t have been more iconic than this one. With perfectly meaningful lyrics and music that reverberates long after you’ve heard it, this song gained popularity even amongst those not into EDM.
- Zedd feat. Foxes – “Clarity” (2012)
Another favorite in the category of singalongs, this song has people chiming in with the background vocals as well.
- Major Lazer & DJ Snake feat. MØ – “Lean On” (2015)
This song has been on everyone’s playlist ever since it released. The rhythm and beats sound just as amazing as on an iPhone or from a 10ft. tall speaker. Along with the tempo, it also is MØ’s voice and lyrics that makes it a favorite singalong.
- Avicii – “Levels” (2011)
The song gained immense popularity for its sound effects and chord progression. The song is iconic in its own right. It still remains one of the crowd favorites irrespective of who plays it out.
- Calvin Harris – “Feel So Close” (2011)
When it released this song managed to hit the right chords with the listeners, resulting in huge popularity even today.
- Alesso Vs. One Republic – “If I Lose Myself” (2013)
This was another amazing and overplayed EDM song since it released, and for the right reasons. It gained extensive popularity among the youth, particularly college-goers.
- Kygo feat. Conrad Sewell – “Firestone” (2014)
The best and most unique feature of this song was major drop of beats. Kygo’s unique thinking received mass acceptance overnight. It still remains a favorite singalong among EDM lovers.
- Martin Garrix – “Animals” (2013)
This one is immensely popular to sing along when it comes to EDM festivals. Its hollowed-out breakdown is one of the best in the EDM genre.
- Krewella – “Alive” (2013)
It was the first EDM song that made it to the national top 40 radio play, thanks to the lyrics and well-designed sound. It is a vastly popular singalong in any Krewella live.
- Kaskade feat. Ilsey – “Disarm You” (2015)
This too became a quick fan favorite. A common singalong in any EDM festival, it has some nice lyrics to sync lips with.
- DJ Snake feat. Justin Bieber – “Let Me Love You” (2016)
The song’s plaintive chorus with a low breakdown makes it a perfect invite to singalong, no doubt it still is hugely popular.
- Marshmello, “Alone” (2016)
An anti-bullying anthem, it strikes in the right feels with the mass, making it a popular singalong in live EDM.
- Benny Benassi Ft. Gary Go – Cinema (Skrillex Remix)
As much as this EDM track’s been overplayed, it still garners the same consistent response from the masses across the world.