Collegiate Shag

The Collegiate Shag (or "Shag") is danced to up-tempo swing and pre-swing music. It is one of the early members of the swing family of dances, tracing its roots back to the 1920s and 30s.


Tempo Information

The Collegiate Shag is generally danced to music in a 4/4 Meter between 45 and 50 measures per mintue (180.0 and 200.0 beats per minute) . Click here to see a list of Collegiate Shag songs between 180.0 and 200.0 beats per minute.

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music4dance's top 10 songs for dancing Collegiate Shag

Like/Play Title - Artist Tags
No Opinion Twenty-four Robbers - Fats Waller Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion All the Cats Join In - Benny Goodman Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Shivers - Benny Goodman Charlie Christian Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Posin' - Jimmie Lunceford Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion At The Woodchoppers Ball - Woody Herman Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Man from Mars - Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Mr. Ghost Goes To Town - Mills Blue Rhythm Band Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Communications (12-22-47) - Slim Gaillard Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Roll Em - Benny Goodman Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Minor Swing - Django Reinhardt Beat Energy Mood

Browse all 513 Collegiate Shag songs in the music4dance catalog.


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