C&C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) - single cover

“Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” is a dance-pop song by American group C+C Music Factory. It was released on November 18, 1990 as the lead single from their debut album, “Gonna Make You Sweat,” in 1990. The song was written and produced by Robert Clivillés and David Cole, who were the primary members of C+C Music Factory. Upon its release, “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” achieved tremendous commercial success. It topped the charts in several countries, including the United States, where it reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song’s infectious energy and universal appeal propelled it to become one of the biggest dance hits of the 1990s.

“Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” is characterized by its infectious energy, high-energy beats, and a catchy vocal hook that has become instantly recognizable. The song incorporates elements of house music, rap, and dance-pop, creating a crossover hit that appealed to a wide audience.

The song’s empowering lyrics encourage listeners to let loose, dance, and enjoy the moment. The memorable and uplifting refrain, “Everybody dance now,” became a defining element of the song, inviting people of all backgrounds to come together and celebrate through music and dance. The music video for “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” features energetic dance sequences, showcasing a diverse group of dancers showcasing their skills. The video captures the vibrant and joyful atmosphere that the song promotes, further enhancing its appeal.

“Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” remains a popular and enduring anthem of the dance music genre. Its energetic beats, catchy hooks, and positive message continue to make it a favorite at dance clubs, parties, and sporting events. The song’s timeless quality and its ability to get people on their feet and dancing have secured its place as a classic in the pop music landscape.

C&C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) – Lyrics