50 Best Songs for Dueling Pianos


The best way to perform a dueling piano performance is to incorporate songs with a multi dimensional approach. A wide range of styles and genres can be used for this. Here is a look at some examples of great songs for dueling pianos to try out.

Baby Got Back – Sir Mix A Lot
Bennie and the Jets – Elton John
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Celebration – Kool & The Gang
Devil Went Down To Georgia – Charlie Daniels
Don’t Stop Believing – Journey
Family Tradition – Hank Jr.
Friends in Low Places – Garth Brooks
Georgia – Ray Charles
Great Balls of Fire – Jerry lee Lewis
Hey Jude – Beatles
Hotel California – The Eagles
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
Ice Ice Baby – Vanilla Ice
Joy To The World – 3 Dog Night
Layla – Eric Clapton
Let’s Get it On – Marvin Gaye
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
Livin On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
Louie Louie – The Kingsmen Trio
Love Shack – The B-52′s
Lovin Feeling – Righteous Brothers
Margaritaville – Jimmy Buffet
Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett
My Girl – Temptations
New York, New York – Frank Sinatra
Old Time Rock and Roll – Bob Seger
Paradise by the Dashboard Light – Meatloaf
Paradise City – Guns and Roses
Piano man – Billy Joel
Pour Some Sugar on Me – Def Leopard
Proud Mary – Tina Turner
R.E.S.P.E.C.T. – Aretha Franklin
Ring of Fire – Johnny Cash
Roadhouse Blues – The Doors
Rock and Roll All Nite – KISS
September – Earth Wind & Fire
Someone Like You – Adele
Strokin’ – Clarence Carter
Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd
Take it Easy – The Eagles
Tiny Dancer – Elton John
Treasure – Bruno Mars
Twist & Shout – Beatles
What I Got – Sublime
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
You Don’t Have To Call Me Darlin – David Allan Coe

A piano player is always ready to duel. Check out this one clip of an improv dueling piano scene in the street of New Orleans.