There is also a line dance called "The Hustle" danced to the Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony's song of the same name.
The partner dance developed in the US is also referred to as "New York Hustle", "LA Hustle" or "Latin hustle." The "Detroit Hustle" is a slightly different dance, but it is generally danced to the same music.
In Europe there is a family of dances variously called DiscoFox, Disco Hustle, Swing Fox, Disco Swing, and Rock Fox. Although the moves are somewhat different, for the purposed of finding music to dance to these are close enough to be grouped in the same category as the US versions of the Hustle.
The Hustle is generally danced to music in a 4/4 Meter between 28 and 30 measures per mintue (112 and 120 beats per minute) . Click here to see a list of Hustle songs between 112 and 120 beats per minute.
|Like/Play||Title - Artist||Artist||Tempo (BPM)||Tags|
|Vogue (116 BPM) - Madonna||Madonna||116||4/4 DWTS Episode 6 Pop Season 21 Soundtrack United States||4/4 DWTS Episode 6 Pop Season 21 Soundtrack United States|
|I Will Survive (120 BPM) - Gloria Gaynor||Gloria Gaynor||120||4/4 First Dance Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues Rock Wedding World||4/4 First Dance Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues Rock Wedding World|
|The Hustle (111 BPM) - Van McCoy||Van McCoy||111||4/4 70'S 80'S Disco Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues||4/4 70'S 80'S Disco Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues|
|Strike It Up (118 BPM) - Black Box||Black Box||118||4/4 Dance Electronic / Dance dance-and-dj||4/4 Dance Electronic / Dance dance-and-dj|
|Stayin' Alive (104 BPM) - The Bee Gees||The Bee Gees||104||4/4 70'S 80'S Pop Soundtrack||4/4 70'S 80'S Pop Soundtrack|
|Express Yourself (116 BPM) - Madonna||Madonna||116||4/4 DWTS Episode 4 Pop Season 24 United States||4/4 DWTS Episode 4 Pop Season 24 United States|
|Jive Talkin' (106 BPM) - Bee Gees||Bee Gees||106||4/4 Adult Contemporary Pop R&B / Soul Rock Soundtrack||4/4 Adult Contemporary Pop R&B / Soul Rock Soundtrack|
|Dancing Queen (100 BPM) - ABBA||ABBA||100||4/4 Pop||4/4 Pop|
|Ladies Night (112 BPM) - Kool & The Gang||Kool & The Gang||112||4/4 R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues Soundtrack||4/4 R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues Soundtrack|
|Got to Be Real (114 BPM) - Cheryl Lynn||Cheryl Lynn||114||4/4 Jazz Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues Soundtrack||4/4 Jazz Pop R&B / Soul Rhythm And Blues Soundtrack|