Just Dance 2022 Game Review

Just Dance 2022 Review: Livestream without copyright strikes

How to not get copyright strikes on my Just Dance livestream

4/5 stars

Just Dance 2022 is adding 40 more songs, both new and old. See the full tracklist.

What can I say about Just Dance 2022? I love a good rhythm game and this is a good rhythm game. That’s no secret, they’ve kept the same formula from 2009 and added sugar and spice every year. The dance moves are a bit more elaborate each year. To make things a bit more accessible and inclusive they’ve added new ways for more people to participate like logging in on your phone or playing with the AppleTV remote. My heart loves the complexity of the dance moves, Co-op mode, and Sweat mode; but my knees can’t quite keep up. The new stages are kind of wild. Here’s a clip of me dancing to Smalltown Boy on my Twitch channel. Look at how vibrant and interactive it is.

The graphics are amazing but I haven’t seen any substantial change in the dancers or the crispness of the outlines. The biggest change is the interactive maps — and the number of KPop songs now available. There is a whole playlist with just Kpop. There is also a feature to make your own list with all the KPop, Hip Hop, or Pop songs available. There are 40 new songs on Just Dance 2022 not to mention the 700 songs added by the Just Dance Unlimited subscription. It’s overwhelming to search through the entire library distinguishing between old songs and new songs. If you’re wondering, Just Dance Unlimited is $3.99 for one month, $9.99 for three months, and $24.99 for a year.

Here is the list of new songs on Just Dance 2022:

*Alternative Versions/ AV means there are two or more stages of the song.

Don’t Go Yet — Camila Cabella

Love Story — Taylor Swift

Good 4 U — Olivia Rodrigo

Build a Bitch — Bella Poarch

Levitating — Dua Lipa *AV

Happier Than Ever — Billie Eilish

Mood — 24kGoldn Ft iann dior

Nails, Hair, Hips, Heels — Todrick Hall *AV

Run The World (Girls) — Beyonce / *AV

Pop/Stars — K/DA, Madison Beer, (G)I-DLE ft. Jaira Burns

Rock Your Body — Justin Timberlake

Mr. Blue Sky — The Sunlight Shakers

You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) — Sylvester

Jerusalema — Master KG Ft. Nomcebo Zikode

Freed From Desire — GALA

Human — Sevdaliza

I’m Outta Love — Anastacia

Judas — Lady Gaga

Chaccaron — El Chombo

Aespa — Black Mamba/ *AV

Sua Cara — Major Lazer ft. Anitta & Pabllo Vittar / *AV

Level Up — Ciara

Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) — Katy Perry

China — Anuel AA, Daddy Yankee, Karol G Ft. Ozuna, J Balvin/ *AV

Girl Like Me — Black Eyed Peas x Shakira/ *AV

Funk — Meghan Trainor

Flash Pose — Pabllo Vittar Ft. Charli XCX

Buttons — The Pussycat Dolls ft Snoop Dogg/ *AV

Poster Girl — Zara Larsson

Boombaya- Black Pink/*AV

Baianá — Bakermat

Jopping — SuperM/*AV

My Way — Domino Saints

Chandelier — Sia/*AV

Save Your Tears (remix) — The Weeknd & Arianna Grande

Stop Drop Roll — Ayo & Teo

Believer — Imagine Dragons

You Can Dance — Chilly Gonzales

Smalltown Boy — Bronski Beat

Think About Thinks — Daði Freyr (Daoi Freyer)

Boss Witch — Skarlett Klaw

Songs that I would’ve liked to see, obviously any Meg Thee Stallion, new Rihanna, anything from Beyonce’s Black is King and Drogba by Afro B — I mean, does he not deserve? I would love to see more Afrobeats on Just Dance — kind of. There is one song, Jerusalema and it is fire! Afrobeats is an umbrella term to describe popular music from West Africa and the diaspora like Afrofusion and Afropop. It’s fun to share culture and dances but there are so many culture vultures out there I’m a bit torn. I would love to see Tiwa Savage, Burna Boy, Wiz Kid, MORE DANCEHALL, PERIOD! I’m talking Spice, Shenseea, Vybz Kartel. It’s about time to put Tony Matterhorn’s Dutty Wine on Just Dance, it just is, don’t at me.

This part is for the streamers searching, “How do I stream Just Dance without a copyright strike?” The simple answer is, you don’t! There are very few songs that will not get muted during your stream. I played around with a few songs and Facebook Gaming turned my livestream off and deleted the vod like, excuse me? I’m going to give you some songs that are safe to livestream on third party sites.

Stop Drop And Roll — Ayo & Teo

My Way — Domino Saints (coming Nov 9th)

Dagomba — Just Dance 2

Nitro Bot — Sentai Express (Just Dance 2014)

Isidora — Bog Bog Orkestar (Just Dance 2014)

Epic Sirtaki (Just Dance 2015)

Drop the Mambo(Just Dance 2016)

Chiwawa (Just Dance 2016)

Irish Meadow (Just Dance 2016)

Kool Kontact(Just Dance 2016)

Carnaval Boom(Just Dance 2017)

Ghost in the Keys(Just Dance 2017)

Oishii Oishii(Just Dance 2017)

Tico Tico (Just Dance 2017)

All You Gotta Do (is Just Dance)(Just Dance 2018)

Sayonara(Just Dance 2018)

Sugar Dance(Just Dance 2018)

Infernal Calop — (Can Can) (Just Dance 2020)

Spectronizer — Sentai Express (Just Dance 3)

Miss Understood — Sammie (Just Dance 2014)

On My Mind — Imposs ft. J Perry ((Just Dance 2015)

Stadium Flow — Imposs (Just Dance 2016)

Te Dominar — Daya Luz (Just Dance 2017)

Run the Night — Gigi Rowe (Just Dance 2017)

Got That — Gigi Rowe (Just Dance 2018)

Fire On The Dancefloor — Michelle Delamore (Just Dance 2019)

New Reality — Gigi Rowe (Just Dance 2019)

Yameen Yasar — DJ Absi (Just Dance 2021)

Paca Dance(Just Dance 2021)

Last Friday Night — Katy Perry

Jerusalema — Master KG ft. Nomcebo Zikode

Judas — Lady Gaga

Mood — 24kGoldn

I’m Outta Love — Anastacia

Funk — Meghan Trainor

Boombayah — Blackpink

Black Mamba — Aespa

Overall, I love the game, I love to dance, I love the expansion of the culture with old school Dancehall, yes Sean Paul’s Temperature is old school now, and the addition of Kpop. I give Just Dance 2022 4/5 stars.



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