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    Default Top Of The World and Dance The Night Away

    Does these this two songs have anything in common? I can't
    quite pin point it... But they seem to have something in common.

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    I'm not sure. They both have popular appeal. Both are fun and upbeat. Ilike them both.

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    the chorus' on each song sound very similar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pleasure_dome_5150
    the chorus' on each song sound very similar
    Extremely similar.

    Tough choice.....lemme listen to both a few hundred times each.
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    Dance the Night Away. Easy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by clrw5150
    I'm not sure. They both have popular appeal. Both are fun and upbeat. Ilike them both.
    I agree! That's why I can't choose either, because I love them both.

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    Well both the songs have tap-harmonics Ed uses for the choruses. I have always felt that both era's have their similar songs. Source of Infection and Hot for Teacher are similar.
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    these two songs are some of my favorite but i'm gonna go with the clasic dance the night away more memories with that song
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    Top Of The World has much better lyrics. I like it much more than Dance The Night Away.
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    This is line 1 and 1a, I would give a slight edge to Dance The Night Away.

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    I've always thought they sounded a lot alike. If I had to choose, I'd rather stand on top of the world than dance the night away.

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    Well, this really wasn't supposed to be another vs thread.. But
    what the hell..... I'd go with Dance The Night Away. It gets
    alot of airplay from me right now.

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    I'm not a big fan of either song, but will go with Dance the Night Away if only for the foggy memories I have with that song.
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    Very similiar melodies in certain parts, and the chord progressions are similar. It's not a "VS" thread, but since it seems to be going that way, I'd take DTNA by a pretty big margin. A classic.
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