Just Dance 2

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Just Dance 2
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American box art
Developer(s) Ubisoft Paris
Ubisoft Milan
Publisher(s) Ubisoft
Series Just Dance
Platform(s) Wii
Release date(s)
  • NA October 12, 2010
  • EU October 14, 2010
  • AUS October 14, 2010
Genre(s) Rhythm
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Just Dance 2 is a music game developed and published by Ubisoft Paris and Ubisoft Milan for the Wii. It is the sequel to Just Dance. It was released in North America on October 12, 2010 and in Australia and Europe on October 14, 2010. The Best Buy Edition was released in North America on November 21, 2010. There are 44 new tracks and new modes.[1] A sequel, Just Dance 3, was released in October 2011.


People playing Just Dance 2

The concept of the game is the same as the original Just Dance. Requiring only one Wii Remote per player, up to four people can play at a time, as they follow on-screen choreographed moves set to classic dance tracks. There are four new dance modes. In "Just Dance Mode", players can get together and dance for as long as they want, just for the fun of it. Other options include "Non-Stop Shuffle" for nonstop gameplay, and "Medleys", sequences made of parts from five songs. The second new mode, "Duets", lets players dance together, and in the process forces them to pay more attention to the players around them instead of simply following on-screen prompts. "Dance Battle Mode" is a team mode that features up to 8-player support. The individual scores are the basis of the overall team scores. Lastly is "Just Sweat Mode", which is an exercise mode that allows players to measure the energy they expend while dancing as well as set objectives to be met during their dance sessions. The "Shake" move from the original game is not continued for this version and onward, being replaced with Gold Moves (which gives extra points if gotten right). Also, unlike the "Shake" feature, Gold Moves are present in every song.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

The game contains 47 music tracks, and additional downloadable content (DLC).[citation needed]

Song Artist Year
"A-Punk" Vampire Weekend 2008
"Alright" (X-3D) Supergrass 1995
"Baby Girl" (X-3D) Reggaeton 2003
"Big Girl (You Are Beautiful)" Mika 2007
"Body Movin'" (Fatboy Slim Remix) Beastie Boys 1998
"Call Me" Blondie 1980
"Cosmic Girl" (X-3D) Jamiroquai 1996
"Crazy in Love" Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z (Studio Musicians) 2003
"D.A.N.C.E." Justice 2007
"Dagomba" Sorcerer 2003
"Funkytown" (BBE) Lipps Inc. (Sweat Invaders) 1980
"Girlfriend"(J2) Avril Lavigne 2007
"Hey Ya!" Outkast 2003
"Holiday" Madonna (The Hit Crew) 1983
"Hot Stuff" Donna Summer 1979
"Idealistic" Digitalism 2007
"I Got You (I Feel Good)" James Brown 1965
"Iko Iko" (X-3D) Mardi Gras 1953
"It's Raining Men" (X-3D) The Weather Girls 1982
"I Want You Back" The Jackson 5 1969
"Jai Ho! (You Are My Destiny)" (BBE) A. R. Rahman and The Pussycat Dolls feat. Nicole Scherzinger 2009
"Jump" (X-3D) Kris Kross (Studio Allstars) 1992
"Jump in the Line (Shake, Senora)" (X-3D) Harry Belafonte 1961
"Jungle Boogie" Kool & the Gang (Studio Musicians) 1973
"Katti Kalandal" (X-3D) Bollywood 1980
"Monster Mash" Bobby "Boris" Pickett (The Frighteners) 1962
"Move Your Feet" Junior Senior 2003
"Mugsy Baloney" (X-3D) Charleston 1924
"The Power" (X-3D) Snap! 1990
"Proud Mary"(X-3D) Ike and Tina Turner 1971
"Rasputin" (X-3D) Boney M. 1978
"Rockafeller Skank" Fatboy Slim 1998
"SOS" Rihanna 2006
"Satisfaction" (Issak Original Extended) (X-3D) Benny Benassi 2003
"The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" Cher 1990
"Should I Stay or Should I Go" (BBE) The Clash 1982
"Soul Bossa Nova" Quincy Jones and His Orchestra 1962
"Sway (Quien Sera)" Michael Bublé (Marine Band) 2004
"Sympathy for the Devil" (Fatboy Slim Remix) The Rolling Stones 1969
"Take Me Out" Franz Ferdinand 2004
"That's Not My Name" The Ting Tings 2008
"Tik Tok"(J2) Ke$ha 2009
"Toxic" (X-3D) Britney Spears (The Hit Crew) 2004
"Viva Las Vegas" Elvis Presley 1964
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" Wham! 1984
"Walk Like an Egyptian" (X-3D) The Bangles 1986
"When I Grow Up" (A) The Pussycat Dolls 2008
  • An (A) indicates the song has alternate dances available. (Those can be found under 'Contest Winners' in the 'Extras' menu)
  • A (J2) indicates the song is also available in Just Dance Wii 2.
  • A (X-3D) indicates the song is also available as DLC in Just Dance 3. (Xbox 360 only)
  • A (BBE) indicates the song is on the Best Buy edition of the game. (United States only)
  • A Funkytown Previously Game From Rayman Raving Rabbids 2

Downloadable content[edit]

Song Artist Year Release Date
"Firework" (FRDLC) Katy Perry 2010 October 12, 2010
"Pon de Replay" Rihanna 2005 October 12, 2010
"Barbie Girl" Aqua (Countdown Dee's Hit Explosion) 1997 October 12, 2010
"Pump Up the Volume" MARRS 1987 October 12, 2010
"Maniac" Michael Sembello (The Hit Crew) 1983 October 28, 2010
"Born to Be Wild" Steppenwolf 1968 October 28, 2010
"Professor Pumplestickle" Nick Phoenix and Thomas J. Bergersen 2006 October 28, 2010
"Crying Blood" V V Brown 2008 October 28, 2010
"Down by the Riverside" (X-3D) The Reverend Horatio Duncan and Amos Sweets 1927 November 26, 2010
"Futebol Crazy" (X-3D) The World Cup Girls 2010 November 26, 2010
"Kung Fu Fighting (Dave RuffyMark Wallis Remix)" Carl Douglas 1974 December 18, 2010
"Mambo No. 5" Lou Bega 1999 December 18, 2010
"Nine in the Afternoon" Panic! at the Disco 2008 December 18, 2010
"It's Not Unusual" Tom Jones 1965 December 18, 2010
"Chicken Payback" A Band of Bees 2004 December 18, 2010
"Crazy Christmas" (DLC*) (X-3D) Santa Clones 2010 December 18, 2010
"Skin-To-Skin" Sweat Invaders 2010 January 16, 2011
"You Can't Hurry Love" The Supremes 1966 February 11, 2011
"Why Oh Why" (X-3D) Love Letter 2010 February 11, 2011
"American Boy" Estelle feat. Kanye West 2008 February 11, 2011
"Come On Eileen" Dexy's Midnight Runners 1982 March 17, 2011
"Song 2" Blur 1997 March 17, 2011
"Spice Up Your Life" Spice Girls 1997 March 17, 2011
"Here Comes the Hotstepper" (DLC*) Ini Kamoze (The Hit Crew) 1995 April 15, 2011
"Moving on Up" M People (The Lemon Cubes) 1993 June 2, 2011
  • A (FRDLC) indicates that the song can be downloaded for free.
  • A (DLC*) indicates that the song was free, but switched to 300 Wii Points.
  • A (X-3D) indicates the song is also available as DLC in Just Dance 3. (Xbox 360 only


The game received "Great" reviews, according to video game review score aggregator Metacritic.[2] Just Dance 2 has been a huge commercial success for Ubisoft, which has sold 6 million copies worldwide and has sold over 2 million copies in just the United States alone, becoming the highest selling third party game on the Wii.[citation needed]


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