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Duet Dance Studio

2412 W North Ave., #201, Chicago, IL 60647

312.823.8199 |

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2412 West North Avenue, Suite 201
Chicago, IL, 60647
United States


Duet Dance Studio Chicago offers ballroom dance lessons and wedding dance classes. We teach salsa, swing, tango and waltz dance lessons. Privately and in groups, for adults and kids.

17 Unique First Dance Songs of 2018


Get useful tips on ballroom dancing and wedding dance preparation and watch tutorial videos created by Szewai Lee, founder of Duet Dance Studio.

17 Unique First Dance Songs of 2018

Szewai Lee

The wedding professionals at Duet Dance Studio put their heads together and are pleased to present a list of the hottest, unique first dance songs for 2018. In the list below you’ll find new hits, beautiful country songs, and classic oldies. THE BEST PART? We’ve listed the style(s) of dance which fit each song, so that you can get started on your first dance right away! Need more help with your first dance? Book a lesson with Duet Dance Studio for a personalized lesson with one of our pros who can help you customize your first dance and meet your goals. If you don’t live in the Chicago area, check out our Online Wedding Dance Program, which makes long distance learning a breeze! 


1. "It Ain't Wrong Loving You" by HONNE

Dance styles: Rumba and Smooth Swing


2. "Love on the Brain" by Rihanna

Dance Style: Modified Waltz


3. "Perfect" by Ed Sheeran

Style: Modified Waltz


4. "City of Stars" from La La Land

Dance Style: Rumba


5. "Something in the Way You Move" by Ellie Goulding

Dance Styles: Rumba and Smooth Swing


6. "Stay" by Zedd & Alessia Cara

Dance Styles: Rumba and Smooth Swing


7. "Electric Love" by Borns

Dance Styles: Rumba and Smooth Swing


8. "Something Just Like This" by The Chainsmokers and Coldplay

Dance Styles: Rumba, Smooth Swing, and Salsa!


9. "Mean to Me" by Brett Eldridge

Dance Style: Slow Foxtrot


10. "Head Over Boots" by Jon Pardi

Dance Styles: Rumba, East Coast Swing (Triple) and Slow Country 2-Step

11. "In Case you Didn't Know" by Brett Young

Dance Styles: Slow Foxtrot and Single Swing


12. "From the Ground Up" by Dan and Shay

Dance Styles: Modified Waltz and Smooth Swing


13. "The Way You Look Tonight" by Frank Sinatra

Dance Styles: Foxtrot and Single Swing


14. "L-O-V-E" by Nat King Cole

Dance Styles: Foxtrot and Single Swing


15. "How Sweet It Is" by Marvin Gaye

Dance Styles: Rumba, Smooth Swing or Triple Swing


16. "You and Me" by Penny and the Quarters

Dance Styles: Rumba, Smooth Swing


17. "Coming Home" by Leon Bridges

Dance Style: Slow Foxtrot

Cover Photo: Matt Andrews Photography featuring Duet's students, Megan and Donnie.

The Duet Team is a group of friendly dancers who are passionate about helping people and sharing the joy of ballroom dance. And we love to make new friends and have fun at work! Duet Dance Studio is located in Chicago West Bucktown. We offer ballroom dance lessonswedding dance instruction and private dance parties. Online Wedding Dance Lessons and Skype dance lessons are also available! Dances we teach include Salsa, Swing, Tango, Bachata, Merengue, Waltz and Foxtrot. Sign up for an introductory dance lesson now to get started!