The Ultimate List of TikTok Songs You Already Know and Love

July 20, 2020 • Zachary Amos


TikTok is the rapidly growing social media and entertainment platform that brings you songs, trends, memes and hours of laughs. While most of these songs didn’t originate here, many have taken on personalities of their own in the app. Some have even skyrocketed to the top of the Billboard Hot 100. Without further ado, here is a list of popular TikTok songs for you to enjoy and fall in love with.

TikTok Earworms You Should Know

  1. “American Boy” by Estelle & Kanye West — This song originated as a dance trend on the app, where TikToks mash the song up with “Chanel” by Frank Ocean. 
  2. “Prom Dress” by mxmtoon
  3. “Somewhere Only We Know” by Glee Cast
  4. “Them Changes” by Thundercat
  5. “Say So” by Doja Cat — This song became a trend with its accompanying dance, which Doja Cat later included in the song’s official music video.
  6. “Don’t Start Now” by Dua Lipa
  7. “Come and Get Your Love” by Redbone
  8. “Wipe It Down” by BMW Kenny — In this trend, users wipe down a mirror, then after a few repetitions of the word “wipe,” something else appears in the mirror that’s not their own reflection.
  9. The “True Jackson, VP” theme song
  10. “Vibe” by Cookie Kawaii 
  11. “Wait a Minute!” by Willow
  12. “Walk for Me” By Liam_xz
  13. “Make you Mine” by Public — Here, you’ll see videos of users making sweet gestures with partners or friends. 
  14. “Work” by Iggy Azalea 
  15. “Truth Hurts” by Lizzo — With the lyric, “just took a DNA test,” users have taken it upon themselves to spoof themselves, while others spoof their pets.  
  16. “Boys” by Lizzo
  17. “Obsessed” by Mariah Carey — The songstress herself responded to this TikTok trend after the silly dance became popular.
  18. “Better Now” by Blanks
  19. “Tonight You Belong to Me” by Patience and Prudence — an oldie but a goodie.
  20. “Savage” by Megan Thee Stallion & Beyoncé — A trendy dance accompanies this song, which only grew in popularity once the remix with Beyoncé dropped. 
  21. “Supalonely” by BENEE and Gus Dapperton — This popular song on TikTok also comes with its own dance trend.
  22. “Replay” by Zendaya — In the goofiest corners of TikTok, users have mashed up this song with an audio clip from the TV show, “Jane the Virgin.”
  23. “Lottery (Renegade)” by K Camp — Dance trends strike once again with this trap song.
  24. “Oblivion” by Grimes
  25. “Psycho!” by MASE
  26. “Replay” by “Iyaz”
  27. “Bad Boy” by Yung Bae, bbno$, Wiz Khalifa & MAX
  28. “Rain on Me” by Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande — Users have filled this audio tag with dance trends from the music video. You’ll also find others to the song.
  29. “Sour Candy” by Lady Gaga & BLACKPINK — Another release from Lady Gaga makes its rounds with different dances.
  30. “Buttercup” by Jack Stauber
  31. “My Type” by Saweetie
  32. “Hips Don’t Lie” by Shakira — This one was popular well before TikTok but took on a new life on the app.
  33. “Be Kind” by Halsey & Marshmello
  34. “Read U Wrote U” by Alaska, Detox, Katya & Roxxxy Andrews — This song from the hit show “RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars” comes with catchy hooks from these drag queens.
  35. “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus — Never underestimate the power of TikTok. The app and its accompanying trend sent this song on to break the Billboard Hot 100 record for most weeks at number one. 

TikTok Songs Know No Bounds

Though almost all of these songs exist outside of TikTok, the app has brought them new meaning and popularity. With genres of all different kinds, you can watch hours of renditions of each of these songs. Whether it’s a silly mashup, matching the lyrics to a relatable event or a fun dance that everyone can try, TikTok is the place to go for all the best songs.