Just Dance 4
Released: Wii, PS3, Xbox 360
NAOctober 9, 2012
AUOctober 2, 2012
EUOctober 2, 2012
Wii U
NANovember 18, 2012
AUNovember 30, 2012
EUNovember 30, 2012
System(s): Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U
Developed by: Ubisoft Milan, Ubisoft Paris, Ubisoft Romania, Ubisoft Reflections, Ubisoft Pune
Published by: Ubisoft
Genre(s): Rhythm
Rating(s): E10+, PEGI3
Preceded by: Just Dance 3
Succeeded by: Just Dance 2014

Just Dance 4 is a dance/rhythm game developed and published by Ubisoft. It is the fourth installment in the series and the first to be released on the Wii U. The game was released on October 2, 2012 with the Wii U version being released on November 18, 2012.      


Players are judged on their ability to mimic dance moves performed by on-screen dancers. Players can choose the song they dance to and score is kept depending on the amount of accurate timings and movements.

New features and modes in Just Dance 4 include a dance battle mode, expansions to the game's Just Sweat mode, and unlockable bonus routines for specific songs.

Players can unlock 'Dance Quests', with each song having up to six missions that can be completed. To complete these quests, players would have to follow specific critera and movements to clear them.

Dancer Cards can be created by players which display their most frequently played songs, their highest scores, and online and offline challenges. Online leaderboards are available for the Wii U, PS3, and Xbox 360 versions of the game.

Another new feature is the new visual; The excess neon used on the clothes of the dancers previously have been removed, and clothes are shown in their natural, more realistic state. Backgrounds are also more detailed and animated, rather than the simple backgrounds used in previous games.

Special Editions

Just Dance 4 Special Edition

There is a special edition of the game which only adds one song; Umbrella by Rihanna, as well as an Alternate Version to the song can be unlocked in-game. However, the Special Edition is only for the PAL Wii due to Umbrella being on the default tracklist for all other consoles.

Wii U Version

The Wii U version of Just Dance 4 has its own special additions and features as well as having the most exclusive Mashups. For the first time in the series, a game mode can support up to 5 players at once. Puppet Master Mode allows four players to dance on-screen at once. The fifth player uses the Wii U Gamepad and becomes the Master of Ceremonies. The MC has the ability to switch dance routines in real time. The other four players must perform the moves decided by the MC.

The Wii U operator also has the ability to create custom choreographies on Puppet Master Modes and choose the next song. The Wii U controller allows light painting, which can be used for writing/drawing things on the screen for the other 4 players. It is also possible to display the lyrics on the gamepad.

Also, 3 exclusive songs are included, Ain't No Other Man, Domino and Want U Back in the Wii U. (Want U Back is a DLC on the other three consoles.)


Track List

  • '*' - Indicates this song is covered.
  • P - This track is exclusive to the PAL region (Europe and Australia).
  • N - This track is exclusive to the NTSC region (North and South America).
  • S - Special edition on PAL Wii, main list already on others
  • E - DLC on NTSC Wii, main list already on others
  • C - Cheetos Code (NTSC on Wii and Xbox only)
  • W - This track is a Wii U exclusive.
  • D - This track is also featured in the demo version (Xbox 360 only).
There are 50 tracks in this game.
Song Artist Difficulty Year Mode Dancer(s)
Call Me Maybe Carly Rae Jepsen 1 2011 Solo
Call Me Maybe
Good Feeling Flo Rida 2 2011 Solo
Good Feeling
Rock Lobster The B-52's 2 1979 Duet
Rock Lobster
Disturbia Rihanna 3 2008 Solo
What Makes You Beautiful(D) One Direction 1 2011 Dance Crew
What Makes You Beautiful
Hot For Me A.K.A 2 2012 Solo
Aserejé (The Ketchup Song) Las Ketchup 1 2002 Duet
Hit ’Em Up Style (Oops!) Blu Cantrell 1 2001 Solo
Hit em up
We No Speak Americano* Yolanda Be Cool and D-CUP (Hit The Electro Beat) 2 2012 Solo
We Speak no americano
Oops!...I Did It Again* Britney Spears (The Girly Team) 2 2000 Dance Crew
Beauty And A Beat Justin Bieber ft. Nicki Minaj 3 2012 Solo
Beauty and the Beast
Everybody Needs Somebody To Love* The Blues Brothers (Dancing Bros) 2 1980 Duet
Crazy Little Thing Anja 3 2012 Solo
Super Bass Nicki Minaj 3 2010 Solo
Tribal Dance 2 Unlimited 3 1993 Duet
On the Floor Jennifer Lopez ft. Pitbull 1 2011 Solo
Beware of the Boys (Mundian To Bach Ke) Panjabi MC 2 2003 Dance Crew
Never Gonna Give You Up Rick Astley 1 1987 Solo
Maneater Nelly Furtado 2 2006 Solo
Run the Show Kat DeLuna ft. Busta Rhymes 3 2007 Duet
Livin’ la Vida Loca Ricky Martin 3 1999 Solo
You’re the First, the Last, My Everything Barry White 1 1974 Dance Crew
You're the first the last my everything jdn
Oh No! Marina and the Diamonds 3 2010 Solo
I Like It The Blackout Allstars 3 1994 Duet
Love You Like a Love Song Selena Gomez and the Scene 1 2011 Solo
Crucified Army of Lovers 3 1991 Dance Crew
Mas Que Nada Sergio Mendes ft. The Black Eyed Peas 1 2006 Solo
Some Catchin' Up To Do Sammy 1 2012 Solo
28 Some catchin
The Final Countdown(D) Europe 3 1986 Duet
Mr. Saxobeat Alexandra Stan 1 2011 Solo
Jailhouse Rock Elvis Presley 1 1957 Dance Crew
Moves Like Jagger Maroon 5 ft. Christina Aguilera 2 2010 Solo
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You Boys Town Gang 1 1982 Duet
Make The Party (Don’t Stop) (E) Bunny Beatz 2 2012 Solo
Wild Wild West Will Smith 3 1999 Dance Crew
So What(D) P!nk 1 2008 Solo
Istanbul (Not Constantinople) They Might Be Giants 1 1990 Dance Crew
Superstition Stevie Wonder 1 1972 Solo
(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes 3 1987 Duet
Rock n’ Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain) Skrillex 2 2010 Solo
Time Warp* The Rocky Horror Picture Show Cast (Halloween Thrills) 3 1975 Dance Crew
You Make Me Feel... (C) Cobra Starship ft. Sabi 2 2011 Solo
You Make Me Feel
Brand New Start (C) Anja 2 2012 Solo
Good Girl (N) Carrie Underwood 1 2012 Solo
Umbrella (S) Rihanna ft. Jay-Z 1 2007 Solo
Cercavo Amore (P) Emma 3 2012 Solo
Diggin’ in the Dirt (P) Stefanie Heinzmann 2 2012 Solo
Ain’t No Other Man* (W) Christina Aguilera (The Girly Team) 2 2006 Solo
Domino (W) Jessie J 1 2011 Solo
Want U Back (W) Cher Lloyd ft. Astro 1 2011 Solo

Removed Songs

These are the songs that were originally planned to be in the game, but were later scrapped for unknown reasons.

Song Artist Difficulty Year Mode Dancer(s)
So Good B.o.B 2 2012 Solo
So Good

Alternate Modes

  • U - This routine can either be unlocked through Mojo (on the Wii) or through Uplay.
  • WP - This routine is exclusive to the Wii, Wii U and Playstation 3.
  • NW - This routine is not available on the Wii.
  • NOW - This alternative routine is available in Just Dance Now along with it's Classic routine
  • JDU - This alternative routine is available in Just Dance Unlimited along with it's Classic routine
Song Alternate Mode Difficulty Dancer(s)
Call Me Maybe (U) Alternate Solo 3
Call Me Maybe Alternate
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You Alternate Solo 3
Can't Take My Eyes of You Alternate
Everybody Needs Somebody To Love (WP) Hold My Hand Hold My Hand 1
Good Feeling Extreme Solo 4
Jailhouse Rock (NW) Line Dance Solo 3
Run the Show Extreme Solo 4
Tribal Dance With a Katana Solo 1
Umbrella With an Umbrella Solo 2
What Makes You Beautiful Extreme Solo 4
Wild Wild West Extreme Solo 4



Mashups are present in the game.

  • (W) - This Mashup is available only on the Wii U.
  • (PW) - This Mashup is available only on the PlayStation 3 and the Wii U.
  • (U) - This Mashup can be unlocked through Mojo (on the Wii) or through Uplay.
Song Difficulty
(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life (PW) 1
Ain’t No Other Man* (W) 2
Asereje (The Ketchup Song) (W) 2
Beauty and a Beat (U) 2
Beware of the Boys (Mundian To Bach Ke) 2
Call Me Maybe 1
Can't Take My Eyes Off You (W) 1
Crucified (PW) 1
Disturbia 3
Good Feeling (U) 2
Hit ’Em Up Style (Oops!) (W) 1
I Like It (W) 2
Jailhouse Rock (PW) 3
Livin’ la Vida Loca (PW) 3
Love You Like A Love Song (PW) 1
Maneater (PW) 2
Mas Que Nada (PW) 1
Moves Like Jagger 1
Mr. Saxobeat (W) 1
Never Gonna Give You Up (W) 2
Oh No! 2
Oops!...I Did It Again* 3
Rock n’ Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain) 2
Rock Lobster 3
Run the Show (PW) 2
So What (PW) 2
Super Bass (PW) 2
The Final Countdown (W) 3
Tribal Dance (PW) 3
We No Speak Americano* (W) 1
What Makes You Beautiful 2
Wild Wild West (PW) 1
You’re the First, the Last, My Everything 3

Puppet Master Modes

Puppet Master Modes were introduced in Just Dance 4 for the Wii U only. Here are the songs with this mode:

Song Artist Year
Ain’t No Other Man* Christina Aguilera
(The Girly Team)
Beauty and a Beat Justin Bieber feat. Nicki Minaj 2012
Call Me Maybe Carly Rae Jepsen 2012
Disturbia Rihanna 2008
Good Feeling Flo Rida 2011
Love You Like A Love Song Selena Gomez & the Scene 2011
Maneater Nelly Furtado 2006
Mas Que Nada Sérgio Mendes feat. The Black Eyed Peas 2006
Moves Like Jagger Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera 2010
Mr. Saxobeat Alexandra Stan 2011
Never Gonna Give You Up Rick Astley 1988
Oh No! Marina and the Diamonds 2010
Rock n' Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain) Skrillex 2010
So What P!nk 2008
Super Bass Nicki Minaj 2011
We No Speak Americano* Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP
(Hit The Electro Beat)
What Makes You Beautiful One Direction 2011


Battle Artist Difficulty Year Menu Square
Rock n’ Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain) vs Livin’ la Vida Loca Skrillex vs. Ricky Martin 1 2010 vs. 1999
Super Bass vs Love You Like A Love Song Nicki Minaj vs. Selena Gomez & the Scene 3 Both 2011
Beauty And A Beat vs Call Me Maybe Justin Bieber ft. Nicki Minaj vs. Carly Rae Jepsen 1 Both 2012
Tribal Dance vs Rock Lobster 2 Unlimited vs. The B-52's 2 1993 vs. 1980
Moves Like Jagger vs Never Gonna Give You Up Maroon 5 ft. Christina Aguilera vs Rick Astley 2 2011 vs. 1987

Just Sweat

  • (U) indicates that the workout has to be unlocked via the Wheel of Gifts.
Workout Genre +10min +25min +40min Menu Cover
Aerobics in Space Dynamic Fitness Steps / 80's Pop Music Moon Cruise Solar Trip Galactic Journey
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Sweat Around The World Latin Dance Practice / World Music Garden Journey Forest Dance Jungle Adventure
SJXE41 7223beb4 14
Electro Body Combat Cardio Fighting Exercise / Electro Music Amateur Match Pro Competition World Championship
SJXE41 551c13db 14
Cheerleaders Boot Camp Extreme Training / Punk Rock Music Garage Rehearsal Club Concert Stadium Show
SJXE41 11295e74 14
Swinging 60's Workout (U) Funny Health Conditioning / Classy Pop Music Breakfast Practice Tea Party Training Flower Power Party
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Downloadable Content

All DLCs cost 300 Wii Points on the Wii and $2.99 on the other consoles.

  • NW - Available for Wii consoles in the NTSC region only
  • P - Available in the PAL region only
  • WXP - Wii, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 only
  • WC - Only available in the store without using the code
Song Artist Difficulty Year Mode Dancer(s)
Part Of Me  Katy Perry 4 2012 Solo
You Make Me Feel... (WC) Cobra Starship ft. Sabi 2 2011 Solo
Gangnam Style  PSY 3 2012 Duet
Funhouse  P!nk 3 2009 Solo
Make The Party (Don't Stop) (NW) Bunny Beatz 2 2012 Solo
Dagomba Sorcerer 2 2003 Solo
One Thing One Direction 1 2011 Duet
Heavy Cross  Gossip 2 2009 Solo
So Glamorous The Girly Team 2 2012 Solo
So glamorous jdn
Hit The Lights  Selena Gomez and the Scene 2 2012 Solo
Want U Back (WXP) Cher Lloyd ft. Astro 1 2012 Solo
Good Girl (P) Carrie Underwood 1 2012 Solo
Oath  Cher Lloyd ft. Becky G 2 2012 Duet
We R Who We R  Ke$ha 2 2010 Solo
Boom (JD3) Reggaeton Storm 2 2005 Solo
Boom jdn
Professor Pumplestickle Nick Phoenix and Thomas J. Bergersen 3 2006 Duet
The Lazy Song Bruno Mars 1 2010 Solo
Gold Dust DJ Fresh 2 2010 Solo
Die Young  Ke$ha 3 2012 Duet
Primadonna  Marina and the Diamonds 2 2012 Solo
Baby Girl  Reggaeton 2 2003 Solo


  • The DLC instruction manual is seen to contain fake DLCs like Brand New Start which has the Jungle Drum dancer, Alright and Katti Kalandal. On the DLC instruction manual for the Xbox 360 version, it shows Brand New Start with Kids in America dancer.
    • This probably is because the only first DLC released was Part Of Me.
  • Just Dance 4 is the last game in a row to have a song by Britney Spears, as they have appeared every game in the main series except for Just Dance 2014 and Just Dance 2015.
  • On the PlayStation 3 version, if there is a DLC downloaded to the system, the scores won't be seen next to the dancer(s) like in the other consoles. They have to be seen through the leaderboard.
  • The effort ratings have been removed from the game, and they have been absent from every game in the main series since.
  • This is the first game where the lyrics are highlighted on all consoles. The highlighting color is usually the same color as the coach's glove or the pictograms.
  • Battle Mode was first introduced to the main series in this game.
    • This would appear for the last time on Just Dance 2014.
  • On the NTSC boxart, Umbrella and Moves Like Jagger have different color schemes but Umbrella's color scheme is from the bridge, when she turns golden.
  • No Mashups in this game have gold moves (including console-exclusives). This is currently the only game where this happens.
  • There are 33 total Mashups in the game. However, only the Wii U version holds all of them. The Wii and Xbox 360 versions have only 12 of them each, and the PS3 version has 24 of them.
  • Just Dance 4 has the most new routines in the series. There are:
    • 50 classic routines.
    • 10 alternate routines.
    • 16 brand new DLCs.
  • On the Wii U version of the game, there is a notification that will appear at the bottom-right corner of the song list saying that there are 64 Mojo levels. However, there are only 62 gifts on the Wii U version.
    • On the rest of the consoles, its maximum level is 33.
  • Light painting and karaoke is not available while playing Puppet Master Modes.
  • On the Wii U, Want U Back has got Dance Quests, while the DLC version does not have them.
  • In the beta version as seen in gameplay footage, the pictogram bar was going to still have the flashing triangle where the pictograms fade, as seen in the previous three games, instead of a rectangle.
    • Also, the Gold Move effect from Just Dance 3 is used along with the sound effect from this game in the beta version. It was also used in Just Dance Wii 2.
  • On the PAL boxart, Mr. Saxobeat has different color schemes.
  • The On Fire feature, which was used to give you more points if you get multiple "Perfect"s or "Good"s in a row, has been removed from the game. It has been absent from every game in the main series ever since.
  • The game files contain a video of various people from the development team dancing randomly and wearing various costume accessories. This video is formatted like other coach videos in the files. This was likely made for testing purposes.
  • On the title screen in the Xbox 360 version, the coach from Disturbia shows the pose that the player has to do (by raising his or her hand) to activate the menu control.
  • You're the First, the Last, My Everything plays during the Credits.
  • If The player continues the song after pausing, it'll go on to the countdown starting with 3. The speed depends on the song's BPM.
  • The logo for Ubisoft Paris, Ubisoft Pune, Ubisoft Romania, Ubisoft Reflections and Ubisoft Milan and the loading screen is different in the Wii/Wii U versions than in the Xbox 360/PS3 versions.
    • Also, the results music is different in the Wii version than all other consoles.
    • In the Xbox 360/PS3 versions, the logo for Ubisoft Paris, Ubisoft Pune, Ubisoft Romania, Ubisoft Reflections and Ubisoft Pune has 5 star sound effects representing 5 stars.
    • The Xbox 360 version's Menu is purely different then all other consoles.
    • The Wii U version's menu has a different Back button and loading icon.

Beta Elements

For a full list of Just Dance 4’s beta elements, see Just Dance 4/Beta Elements.


For a full list of Just Dance 4’s achievements, see Just Dance 4 Achievements.


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