Prom Playlist Predictions

The music at prom can often affect how the night goes but there are some guesses to what will be played.


Curtis Meyerpeter

Everyone’s music taste is different, nut there are some dance classics that are always expected to by played.


rom season is one of the most exciting parts of the school year for juniors and seniors. After dressing to impress and looking fabulous in photos, students rush to the convention center to dance all night long to the best music jams they’ve ever heard. From throwback songs to current bops, it’s hard to leave the dance floor when this playlist blasts through speakers.

For prom 2019, many students are eager to hear the pleasant prom playlist that the DJ has put together. Though it is a secret kept only until prom night, these juniors and seniors have put together their own playlist of songs they think will dazzle the prom dance floor.

Throwback Songs

  • “Sweet Caroline” by Neil Diamond
  • “Lip Gloss” by Lil Mama
  • “Apple Bottom Jeans” by T-Pain
  • “Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey
  • “Come on Eileen” by Dexys Midnight Runners

“I [would like to hear] throwback songs because everyone knows them and they always get people in a good mood,” junior Danielle Azzara said. “They are good songs to dance and sing with everyone.”

Current Favorites:

  • “Zeze” by Kodak Black
  • “Money” by Cardi B
  • “Sunflower” by Post Malone
  • “Sicko Mode” by Travis Scott
  • “Mo Bamba” by Sheck Wes
  • “Caroline” by Amine
  • “Black Beatles” by Rae Sremmurd
  • “Thank U, Next” by Ariana Grande

“I want to hear Sunflower by Post Malone [at prom],” junior Luke Bauwens said. “It is an absolute banger.”

Artist Favorites

  • Cardi B
  • Lil Baby
  • Drake
  • Ariana Grande
  • Post Malone

“Anything by Rae Sremmurd or any of the big hits this year from Drake, Travis Scott, etc would be lit to hear [at prom],” senior Hasan Mahini said.