Samba

The Samba is a lively, rhythmical dance of Brazilian origin in 2/4 time danced to Samba music. It is characterized by slight downward bouncing or dropping action and rotating line of dance figures.

The Samba is generally danced as the first dance of the International Latin five dance competitions.


Tempo Information

The Samba is generally danced to music in a 2/4 Meter between 48 and 52 measures per mintue (96.0 and 104.0 beats per minute) . Click here to see a list of Samba songs between 96.0 and 104.0 beats per minute.

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music4dance's top 10 songs for dancing Samba

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No Opinion Whenever, Wherever - Shakira Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Bailamos - Enrique Iglesias Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Mas Que Nada - Black Eyed Peas ft Sergio Mendes Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Banto - Kaoma Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Bananza (Belly Dancer) - Akon Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion My Friend, Mi Amigo - Paulina Rubio Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Magalenha - Sergio Mendes Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Ain't It Funny - Jennifer Lopez Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Jazz Machine (Dub Instrumental) - Black machine Beat Energy Mood
No Opinion Jump in the Line - Harry Belafonte Beat Energy Mood

Browse all 437 Samba songs in the music4dance catalog.


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