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30 Best Booty Songs

June 7, 2023
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Whether you’re hitting the club or just having a dance party at home, these 30 booty songs are sure to get you in the mood to let loose and have some fun.

From classic hits to the latest chart-toppers, these songs will have you moving and grooving in no time.

From R&B and hip-hop to pop and electronic, these tracks will have your hips swaying and your booty shaking.

So, turn up the volume and get ready to booty shake with the 30 best booty songs of all time!

1. “Ms. New Booty” by Bubba Sparxxx (Featuring Ying Yang Twins & Mr. ColliPark)

Bubba Sparxxx combines country rap with crunk in his song about a lovely booty.

With his raps about country living and playing up such stereotypes, Sparxxx was one of the notable figures who helped to pioneer the “hick-hop” subgenre.

On the Billboard Hot 100 in 2001, his song “Ugly” peaked at number 15, but “Ms. New Booty” peaked at number seven and spent 24 weeks on the charts.

2. “Shake That” by Eminem (Featuring Nate Dogg and Obie Trice)

Eminem has had an illustrious career with numerous number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. 

Despite not reaching the top of the charts, “Shake That” did make it to number six, where it remained for 21 weeks.

This club favorite received nominations for the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Hip-Hop Song and the Grammy Award for Best Melodic Rap Performance.

3. “Shake Your Rump” by Beastie Boys

In 1989, Capitol Records released Paul’s Boutique, a hip-hop album by the Beastie Boys.

Shake Your Rump, which debuted at a respectable number 125 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, was hailed by critics as a seminal work from hip hop’s golden age.

4. “U and Dat” by E-40 (Featuring T. Pain and Kandi Girl)

E-40 was a popular rapper in the early 2000s and into the 2010s with songs like “Snap Yo Fingas” by Lil Jon, “I Don’t F**k With You” by Big Sean, and his hit “U and Dat.”

On the Billboard Hot 100, this song peaked at number 13 and remained there for 25 weeks.

It has a lively hip-hop beat that’s fun to dance to and was played repeatedly in clubs at the time of its release. 

5. “Rock Yo Hips” by Crime Mob

Crime Mob recorded this booty song at Atlanta’s PatchWerk Recording Studios.

It was featured on Hated on Mostly, the group’s second studio album.

The song reached number 30 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Six people make up the American gang Crime Mob, which consists of M.IG., Princess, Cyco Black, Diamond, Lil’ Jay, and Killa C.

Their biggest hits are “Knuck if You Buck” and this booty-poppin’ song.

6. “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot

Many people think Sir Mix-A-Lot paved the path for songs about big butts and enormous backside appreciation.

Sir Max-A-Lot featured this song on his third studio album, Mack Daddy.”

It received some criticism when it was first released in the early 1990s because of its overtly sexist lyrics toward women.

It was the second-best-selling single in the US in 1992, despite the controversy, and it peaked at number 17 on VH1’s list of the 100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs.

7. “Thong Song” by Sisqo

“Thong Song” was released as the lead single from Sisqo’s debut solo album, Unleash the Dragon.

The song was released in 1999 and was written and produced by Sisqo and Timbaland.

It became a major hit and earned four Grammy nominations, in addition to numerous other awards.

The song peaked at number one on the Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 chart and at number three on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

8. “Dance (A$$) by Big Sean (Featuring Nicki Minaj)

The popular song “U Can’t Touch This” by MC Hammer is sampled in this song’s rhythmic, catchy beat.

It reached its highest position on the US Billboard Hot Rap Songs at number two, the US Billboard Rhythmic at number four, and the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs at number three.

9. “Back That Thang Up” by Juvenile

Juvenile, an American rapper, released “Back That Thang Up” as the second single from his album 400 Degreez.

Before he released the chart-topping “Slow Motion” in 2004, this song was his biggest hit for a few years.

On the Billboard Hot 100 charts, this popular butt song peaked at number 19, and it was ranked 478 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 greatest songs of all time.

10. “Shake Ya Tailfeather” by P. Diddy, Murphy Lee, and Nelly

This song became the third number-one hit for Nelly, the first for Murphy Lee, and the fourth for P. Diddy after surging to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 charts.

It received a nomination for the Billboard Music Award for Rhythmic Top 40 Title of the Year in 2004 and won the Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo in the same year.

11. “Smack That” by Akon (Featuring Eminem)

This song received a Grammy nomination and peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.

The category of the nomination was “Best Rap/Sung Collaboration.”

Akon describes a woman in the song who is only drawn to him because of his fame, and the song’s lyrics are explicitly sexual.

12. “Bootylicious” by Destiny’s Child

Beyoncé Knowles, the song’s lead singer, was inspired to write this song and choose the title by the derogatory remarks made about her in the media.

Although the song’s title may suggest otherwise, she aimed to write lyrics that praised curvy figures.

It involves having faith in your unique beauty.

The single reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 four times after its initial release.

Additionally, it made the top five in several nations, including Australia and Canada.

13. “Fat Bottomed Girls” by Queen

Queen wrote this rock song in the late 1970s.

It describes a man who appreciates the voluptuous curves of women.

Commercially, this song was successful because it peaked at number 24 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Queen’s album cover for Jazz included a naked woman riding a bicycle before it was changed in response to many stores refusing to stock it.

The same image was used in a new version, except this time, underwear was drawn to cover the pictured woman.

14. “My Humps” by The Black Eyed Peas

The song tells the story of a woman who makes the most of her figure.

In the club, Fergie claims that men admire her and threaten drama if they touch her “humps.”

The song went on to become one of the group’s best-selling singles and their second to peak at number five on the Billboard Hot 100.

15. “Ms. Fat Booty” by Mos Def

This song, which serves as the lead single from American rapper Mos Def’s debut solo album Black on Both Sides, was released through Rawkus Records.

In the song “Ms. Fat Booty,” a man confesses his love for a young woman’s large buttocks.

Several charts, including the Dutch Single Top 100 and the UK Singles Chart, featured this song.

This song was ranked 144 on Pitchfork’s list of the “Top 200 Tracks of the 1990s” in 2010.

16. “Bubble Butt” by Major Lazer (Featuring 2 Chainz, Bruno Mars, Tyga, and Mystic)

“Bubble Butt” was released in 2013 and is considered to be an electronic dancehall song.

The song’s lyrics focus on the physical attributes of women.

The song reached number 56 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and number nine on the US Hot Dance/Electric Songs charts. 

Despite the song’s commercial success, some of the lyrics, particularly one line by Tyga, caused controversy.

To emphasize the song’s title, the music video shows numerous women getting air-like balloon injections in their butts.

17. “Low” by  Flo Rida (Featuring T-Pain)

This song is about Flo Rida singing about strippers in clubs.

Prior to this song’s release, Fergie’s “Fergalicious” was the number-one-selling digital record in a single week.

“Low” by Flo Rida beat this record with 467,000 digital sales in one week. 

Flo Rida broke his own record a year later with 636,000 digital downloads in a week with his song “Right Round.” 

18. “A** Like That” by Eminem

This song involves Eminem frequently fantasizing about women with attractive backsides.

The vulgar lyrics of “A** Like That,” like those of many other Eminem tracks, sparked lots of debate.

His repeated accusations about ogling the women, however, were a parody of “Triumph the Insult Comic Dog’s” remarks.

This comedic rap song, despite some criticism, climbed to number 60 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.

19. “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor

One of the most well-known songs about booties is “All About That Bass.” 

This song encourages listeners to accept their physical attributes rather than looking towards photoshopped models as the standard. 

In addition to being a number-one hit, it received numerous nominations and awards, including the “Top Hot 100 Song” and “Top Digital Song” Billboard Music Awards. 

20. “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk” by  Trace Adkins

Country artist Trace Adkins sings about admiring a woman’s butt as she performs in a country music bar.

This well-known country song peaked at number 40 on the Pop 100 and Billboard Hot 100 charts and number two on the US Hot Country Songs chart.

After more than 500,000 music downloads, it also became certified gold.

21. “Salt Shaker” by Ying Yang Twins Ft. Lil John and the East Side Boyz

“Salt Shaker” is a crunk song about guys admiring women who are dancing provocatively in the club.

This song’s lyrics contain several catchy references.

For instance, they make a reference to Bill Bojangles, a black tap dancer well-known for his roles in the Shirley Temple movies, in one of their lines.

This song would go on to become the group’s biggest hit, making its Hot 100 chart debut at number nine.

Additionally, it reached its peak at number two on Billboard’s US Hot Rap Songs list and number three on the US Rhythmic chart.

22. “Booty” by Jennifer Lopez (Featuring Iggy Azalea)

“Booty” is a catchy song that promotes acceptance of one’s figure.

It was a top 20 hit in the US and peaked at number 18 on the Hot 100 charts with great commercial success.

It also made it into the top 40 in other nations, including Australia, Canada, and New Zealand.

23. “Anaconda” by Nicki Minaj

Our list of the 30 best booty songs wouldn’t be complete without the inclusion of Nicki Minaj‘s “Anaconda.”

“Anaconda” was the second single from the album The Pink Print, which gained notoriety for its booty-focused cover photo featuring Queen Barbz’s butt.

Lyrics from “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot are sampled in this song.

Within 24 hours of its debut, this hit had over 19.6 million VEVO views, proving its near-immediate success.

24. “Rump Shaker” by Wreckx-N-Effect

This song peaked at number one on the Hot Rap Singles chart, number two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and number nine on the Hot Dance Music and Club Play charts.

25. “Donk” by Soulja Boy

The fourth song from American rapper Soulja Boy’s 2008 debut studio album, souljaboytellem.com, “Donk,” continues the booty-appreciation trend.

This song reached number 22 on the US Billboard Hot Rap Songs, 21 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles, 30 on the Australia Physical Singles, and 37 on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.

26. “Get Low” by Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz (Featuring Ying Yang Twins) 

The group’s first single, “Get Low,” brought them tremendous success.

It peaked at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 and at number five on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.

The song also ranked number 99 on VH1’s list of the 100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs and peaked at number 10 in several other countries.

Movies such as Coach Carter, White Chicks, and The Proposal use this popular song.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine, a comedy series, also uses a part of the song.

27. “Pop, Lock, and Drop It” by Huey

“Pop, lock, and drop it” was Huey’s debut single and became a hit, reaching #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

The song features a Southern hip-hop beat and lyrics about dancing.

Its catchy chorus and infectious rhythm made it popular in clubs.

The song helped to establish Huey as a rising star in the hip-hop world and remains one of his best-known songs.

28. “How Low” by Ludacris

This song features a repetitive chorus and features Ludacris rapping about his skills on the microphone and his sexual conquests.

It peaked at number 13 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and number 2 on both the US Hot Rap Songs and the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts.

The song “How Low” was nominated for a Grammy in 2011 for Best Rap Solo Performance where it lost out to Eminem’s “Not Afraid”.

29. “Her Strut” by Bob Seger

Bob Segar added the fast-paced single “Her Strut” to his album Against the Wind.

He was inspired to write the lyrics by feminist icon Jane Fonda.

“Her Strut,” like many other butt songs on this list, was criticized for objectifying women, especially at this time.

This rock song is about a strong, independent woman who men admire but who they also like to watch as she walks.

30. “Goodies” by Ciara (Featuring Petey Pablo)

In her song “Goodies,” American singer Ciara sings about a big booty lady who rejects men’s sexual advances.

Her body parts are referenced as “goodies” in the song.

This song was highly appreciated and became successful commercially.

It was the longest-running #1 debut song by a new artist since 1977 when it peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and held that position for seven weeks.

Best Booty Songs – Final Thoughts

In conclusion, the list of the 30 Best Booty Songs showcases the diverse musical genre that celebrates and highlights the body part that has been an object of fascination for many generations.

From classic soul and R&B tunes to modern hip-hop and pop tracks, this list represents the evolution of how different artists have approached and sung about booty.

Whether it’s a song about appreciation, empowerment, or just pure sexual energy, these 30 songs are a testament to the timeless appeal of booty in music.

Will Fenton

Will, the founder of MIDDER, is a multifaceted individual with a deep passion for music and personal finance. As a self-proclaimed music and personal finance geek, he has a keen eye for futuristic technologies, especially those that empower creators and the public.

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