FANDOM


This article is about Wham!'s song. You may be looking for Avicii's song with a similar name.
997756 20101025 embed004
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
Game(s) Just Dance 2
Just Dance Unlimited
Just Dance Now (Alternate only)
Artist Wham!
From the
Year 1984
Release Date(s) From The Emoji Movie
July 20, 2017 (JDU)
July 25, 2017 (NOW)
Classic
August 10, 2017 (JDU)
Difficulty 1 (Easy)
Effort 2 (Average)
No. of Gold Moves 2 (Classic)
3 (from The Emoji Movie)
No. of Shake Moves
Dancer Gender(s) (Classic)
/ (From The Emoji Movie')
Mashup
Alternate Routines
Dance Mode Solo
Menu Color Bright Purple Heart/Dark Valentino and Greenish Bondi Blue/Dark Blue Charcoal (from The Emoji Movie on JDU 2017)
Mountain Meadow/Lavender (Classic on JDU 2017)
Pictogram Color Green Pea-Jewel (JD2)
Green Haze (Remake)
Salem (Remade Pictograms)
Allports/Purple (from The Emoji Movie)
Glove Color Dodger Blue (JD2)
Bright Turquoise (Remake)
Malachite/Milano Red (from The Emoji Movie)
Lyrics Color Caribbean Green (Remake)
Bright Electric Violet (from The Emoji Movie)
Pictogram Count 57 (Classic)
74 (Remake)
151 (Alternate)
Total Calories
Burnable (kCal)
Duration
Code Name
Preview Audio
Choreographed By
Performed By Jérémy Paquet (JD2)

"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" by Wham! is featured on Just Dance 2 and Just Dance Unlimited. An alternate routine from The Emoji Movie is only available on Just Dance Unlimited and Just Dance Now.

Appearance of the Dancer

Just Dance 2

The dancer is a man with pink curly hair. He is wearing a green v-neck sweater with a pink shirt tucked underneath. He is also wearing a pink wristband, blue and pink baseball shorts, pink socks, white and green checkered Converse shoes, and pink sunglasses.

Remake

In the remake, he looks slightly more realistic and the pattern of his shoes is much more visible. He fades away with a bubbly effect.

From The Emoji Movie

P1

P1 is Gene from The Emoji Movie. He is a yellow emoji with a small yellow tuft combed on the right, brown eyebrows and green eyes. His glove is green and his tights are cyan.

P2

P2 is Jailbreak from The Emoji Movie. She is a brown emoji with a black beanie, blue-purple hair, black eyebrows, long eyelashes and green eyes. Her glove is red and her tights are purple.

Background

Just Dance 2

The background is green with cyan baseball lights shining on the wall. The wall has pink lines in the upper middle.

Remake

The remade background looks more detailed and animated, and repeats of the word GO are seen. The background has a center light that follows the beat of the song, and some elements have intermittent lights. During the bridge and the Gold Moves, a spotlight illuminates the coach from above.

From The Emoji Movie

The routine starts on an ordinary messaging app where somebody offscreen is communicating to his/her friend using Gene, a "Smiling cat with heart eyes" emoji, Hi-5 and Jailbreak on his/her smartphone. The friend then replies using Hi-5 and Gene too to reply to the messages. Once the conversation ends, Gene comes to life and a spotlight is shone on him before the same thing happens to Jailbreak.

The routine takes place in a big circular room with LED light displays on the wall, which flashes stars, pink, light green, and purple, and checker pattern on the floor, which flashes red, green, pink and turquoise in some parts of the routine. Before the start of the chorus, Hi-5 walks into the room in the background and some emojis pop up in the light displays while Gene and Jailbreak perform the "Face with stuck-out tongue and winking eye" emoji together, the "Face blowing a kiss" and "Flushed face" emoji respectively, the "Money-mouth face" and "Winking face" emoji respectively & the "Smiling face with heart eyes" emoji together, all in order twice.

In the chorus, the background briefly turns black before turning into a dome with red, green, yellow, purple and orange floating tiles on the floor and 2D speakers and dots of LED lights on the wall. The speakers move along the wall in a clockwise manner and Hi-5 can be seen dancing on a floating red tile. As the chorus moves on, a line of tiles drop down onto the floor to the beat of the song before receding away bit by bit. At the end of the chorus, the tiles move away from Gene and Jailbreak to the beat of the song.

In the bridge, the dome changes to a wall of 18 icons that have pink, lime green, purple, cream, orange and sky blue colours. The tiles then disappear to reveal several emojis, including Gene's parents Mel and Mary Meh, Poop, and Steven, a devil emoji. The lighting then changes and the LED lights behind the emoji turn on, making them look dark.

Once the bridge ends, the background turns black and returns to the circular room from the beginning, but this time, the emojis from the aforementioned bridge and a disco ball can now be seen in the background.

Gold Moves

Just Dance 2/Remake

There are two Gold Moves in the routine, both of which are the same:
Both Gold Moves: Raise both of your hands while rotating your hips.

From The Emoji Movie

There are three Gold Moves in the routine:
Gold Move 1: Open your right and left arm consecutively.
Gold Move 2: Stretch out your arms (P1 does it while kneeling in front of P2).
Gold Move 3: Move your right arm in a counterclockwise motion while lifting your left knee up.

Appearances in Mashups

Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go appears in the following Mashups:

Dance Quests

Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go appears in the following Dance Quest map:

  • Watermelon (Alt)

Trivia

  • This is the first song by Wham! in the series. It is followed by Last Christmas (which was covered), though technically first followed by Careless Whisper, where George Michael was featured.
  • Since the Classic dancer's shoes are white, it seems as if he has no shoes on.
  • In Take On Me's Mashup, Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go has a Gold Move that was not part of the original routine.
  • Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go was found in the Greatest Hits files, along with Heart of Glass, Louie Louie, Crazy Christmas, Mugsy Baloney, Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit of Monika), Why Oh Why, Walk Like an Egyptian, Sway (Quien Sera) and Price Tag.
    • This song, Sway (Quien Sera and Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit of Monika are the only songs from these files that did not reappear as a DLC in Just Dance 3.
  • At the very start of the remake, an alarm clock can be heard.
    • At the end, the dancer hops while exiting out of the screen.
  • Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go is the second song to have an Alternate based off of a pop culture promotion. The first was Chiwawa.
    • However, this is the first to be based off a full motion picture, and not a straight-to TV series of movies.
      • It is also the second song from Just Dance 2 to have an Alternate routine (after When I Grow Up).
  • The preview audio for the Alternate has an issue: when it ends, it fades away and then it plays the song from the beginning.
    • It was fixed three days later on July 23.
      • It was also changed as well, when the Alternate was first released, it started at the line, "But something's bugging you"; now, it starts at "But I should've been with you instead".
  • The Alternate coaches are the third and fourth after P2 from Pop Star and P1 from Only You (And You Alone) whose fake eyes constantly blink.
  • This song has the longest gap record of games between it's original routine (Just Dance 2) and it's alternate (Just Dance Unlimited).
  • The Just Dance Now extractable gameplay for the Alternate has a bug affecting the pictogram slide, which makes some golden rays appear at its bottom.
  • The Alternate's preview gameplay uses the Just Dance 2018 interface.[1]
    • The interface is also shown in the thumbnail, although it doesn't usually happen.
  • On Just Dance Unlimited, the unused Greatest Hits menu icon is used for the Classic routine.
  • On the Just Dance Unlimited version of the Classic routine, only the right hand moves are counted even on camera consoles.
  • The original version was added on Just Dance Unlimited on August 10, 2017.
    • This song and Macarena are the only songs from a main series game earlier than Just Dance 2016 to be added to Just Dance Now and Just Dance Unlimited during the lifespan of Just Dance 2017.
    • When it was also added to Unlimited, the avatar can be seen under the "Just Dance Unlimited Exclusives" section of the avatar selection menu instead of "Just Dance 2"
  • The dancer's left arm has a misplacement at the start of the second pre-chorus: instead of stretching both arms out, he only stretches his right one.
    • He also does a mistake during the line "Take me dancing tonight": instead of putting his left hand on his hip, he keeps it open.

Gallery

Game Files

Screenshots

Others

Videos

Official Music Video

Teasers

Gameplays

References

Site Navigation

v - e - dJustdance box logo
Just Dance
A Little Less ConversationAcceptable in the 80sBebeCan’t Get You Out of My HeadCotton Eye JoeDareEye of the TigerFameFunplexGirls & BoysGirls Just Want to Have FunGroove Is in the HeartHeart of GlassHot N ColdI Get AroundI Like to Move ItJerk It OutJin Go Lo BaKids in AmericaLe FreakLouie LouieLumpMashed Potato TimePump Up the JamRing My BellStep By StepSurfin’ BirdThat’s the Way (I Like It)U Can’t Touch ThisWannabeWarm UpWho Let the Dogs Out?Womanizer
Just Dance 2
A-PunkAlrightBaby GirlBig Girl (You Are Beautiful)Body Movin’Call MeCosmic GirlCrazy in LoveD.A.N.C.E.DagombaFunkytownGirlfriendHey YaHolidayHot StuffIdealisticI Got You (I Feel Good)Iko IkoIt’s Raining MenI Want You BackJai Ho! (You Are My Destiny)JumpJump in the LineJungle BoogieKatti KalandalMonster MashMove Your FeetMugsy BaloneyProud MaryRasputinRockafeller SkankS.O.SSatisfactionShould I Stay or Should I GoSoul Bossa NovaSway (Quien Sera)Sympathy For The DevilTake Me OutThat’s Not My NameThe PowerThe Shoop Shoop Song (It’s in His Kiss)TiK ToKToxicViva Las VegasWake Me Up Before You Go-GoWalk Like An EgyptianWhen I Grow Up
Just Dance 3
AirplanesApache (Jump On It)Are You Gonna Go My WayBaby Don’t Stop NowBaby One More TimeBaby ZoukBarbra StreisandBeautiful LiarBoogie WonderlandBoomCalifornia GurlsCrazy Little Thing Called LoveDa FunkDance All NiteDynamiteE.T.Forget YouGiddy on Up (Giddy on Out)Gonna Make You SweatHey Boy Hey GirlHungarian Dance No. 5I Don’t Feel Like Dancin’I Feel LoveI’m So ExcitedI Was Made For Lovin’ YouJamaican DanceJambo MamboJump (For My Love)Kurio ko uddah le janaLand of 1000 DancesLet’s Go To The MallLollipopMamasitaMarcia BailaNight Boat To CairoNo LimitOnly Girl (In The World)Party Rock AnthemPata PataPrice TagPromiscuousPump ItSatelliteShe’s Got Me DancingSomethin’ StupidSoul Searchin’SpectronizerTake On MeTeenage DreamThe Master BlasterThinkThis is HalloweenTightropeTwist and Shake ItVenusVideo Killed the Radio StarWhat You Waiting For?
Just Dance 4
Ain’t No Other ManAserejéBeauty And A BeatBeware of the Boys (Mundian To Bach KeBrand New StartCall Me MaybeCan’t Take My Eyes Off YouCercavo AmoreCrazy Little ThingCrucifiedDiggin’ in the DirtDisturbiaDominoEverybody Needs Somebody To LoveGood FeelingGood GirlHit ’Em Up Style (Oops!)Hot For MeI Like ItIstanbul (Not Constantinople) •  (I’ve Had) The Time Of My LifeJailhouse RockLivin’ la Vida LocaLove You Like A Love SongMake The Party (Don’t Stop)ManeaterMas Que NadaMoves Like JaggerMr. SaxobeatNever Gonna Give You UpOh No!On the FloorOops!...I Did It AgainRock LobsterRock n’ Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain)Run The ShowSo WhatSome Catchin’ Up To DoSuper BassSuperstitionThe Final CountdownTime WarpTribal DanceUmbrellaWant U BackWe No Speak AmericanoWhat Makes You BeautifulWild Wild WestYou Make Me Feel...You’re the First, the Last, My Everything
Workout Routines
Aerobics in SpaceCheerleaders Boot CampElectro Body CombatSweat Around The WorldSwinging 60’s Workout
Just Dance 2014
99 LuftballonsAlfonso Signorini (Eroe Nazionale)ApplauseAquarius/Let the Sunshine InBlame It on the BoogieBluured LinesC’monCandyCareless WhisperCould You Be LovedDanseDançandoFeel So RightFeel This MomentFine ChinaFlashdance ... What A FeelingFollow The LeaderGentlemanGet LuckyGhostbustersGimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)I Kissed a GirlI Will SurviveIn The SummertimeIsidoraIt’s YouJust A GigoloJust DanceKiss YouLimboLove BoatMaríaMiss UnderstoodMoskauNitro BotPound The AlarmPrince AliRich GirlSafe And SoundShe Wolf (Falling to Pieces)Starships#thatPOWERThe Other SideThe WayTroublemakerTurn Up the LoveWaking Up in VegasWhere Have You BeenWildY.M.C.A.
Just Dance 2015
4x4Addicted To YouAin’t No Mountain High EnoughBad RomanceBailandoBang BangBest Song EverBirthdayBlack WidowBuilt For ThisBurnDark HorseDiamondsDon’t Worry Be HappyEpic SirtakiFatimaGet LowHappyHolding Out for a HeroI Love ItIt’s My BirthdayLet It GoLove Is AllLove Me AgainMacarenaMahna MahnaMapsMe And My Broken HeartMovement is Happiness (Find Your Thing)Never Can Say GoodbyeOnly You (And You Alone)PapaoutaiProblemShe Looks So PerfectSpeedy GonzalesSummerTetrisThe FoxTill I Find YouWalk This WayXMas TreeYou Spin Me Round (Like a Record)You’re On My Mind
Uplay Exclusives
Nitro Bot
Just Dance 2016
All About That BassAnimalsBalkan Blast RemixBlameBorn This WayBoys (Summertime Love)CircusChiwawaCool for the SummerCopacabanaDrop the MamboFancyFunGibberishHangover (BaBaBa)Heartbeat SongHey MamaHit The Road JackI Gotta FeelingI’m An AlbatraozIevan PolkkaIrish Meadow DanceJunto a tiKaboom PowKool KontactLet’s GrooveLightsNo ControlRabiosaSame Old LoveStadium FlowStuck On A FeelingTeacherThe Choice Is YoursThese Boots Are Made For WalkingThis Is How We DoUnder the SeaUptown FunkWant To Want MeWhen The Rain Begins To FallWilliam Tell OvertureYou’re The One That I WantYou Never Can Tell
Uplay Exclusives
DagombaEpic SirtakiFeel So RightIsidoraSpectronizerXMas TreeYou’re On My Mind
Unlimited Exclusives
Am I WrongBetter When I’m Dancin’CheerleaderGet UglyHold My HandShut Up and DanceSmile (Улыбайся)Taste the Feeling
Just Dance 2017
All About UsBailarBangBonbonCake By The OceanCan’t Feel My FaceCarnaval BoomCheap ThrillsCola SongDADDYDon’t Stop Me NowDon’t Wanna KnowDragostea Din TeiEl TikiGhost In The KeysGrooveHips Don’t LieI Love Rock ‘N’ RollInto YouLa BicicletaLast ChristmasLean OnLeilaLike I WouldLittle SwingOishii OishiiPoPiPoRadicalRun the NightScream & ShoutSeptemberSingle Ladies (Put a Ring on It)SorryTe DominarTico-Tico No FubáTitaniumWatch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)What Is LoveWherever I GoWorth It
Ubisoft Club Exclusives
Drop the MamboKool KontactLet Me Love YouWilliam Tell Overture
Unlimited Exclusives
A Pirate You Shall BeAin’t My FaultDon’t Let Me DownDon’t WorryHandClapHickory Dickory DockHow Deep Is Your LoveImya 505Je sais pas danserJuju On That BeatMary Had A Little LambMe TooOna tańczy dla mnieThe GreatestWe Go Well TogetherYouth
Just Dance 2018
24K MagicAutomatonBubble Pop!ChantajeDaddy CoolFootlooseJohn WayneKissing StrangersLove WardMake It JingleNaughty GirlRockabyeSide to SideThe Way I Are (Dance With Somebody)
Unreleased Songs
All I Want for Christmas Is YouCloserDancing QueenIn The Hall Of The Pixel KingItsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot BikiniJungle DrumLet’s Get It StartedMan DownRespectRobot RockSo Good
v - e - dAlt routines box logo
Extreme Routines
AnimalsBarbra StreisandBlame It on the BoogieBlurred LinesCircusFine ChinaGood FeelingPound The AlarmRun the ShowScream & ShoutSorry#thatPOWERWhat Makes You BeautifulWhere Have You BeenWild Wild West
Sweat Routines
Follow The LeaderGentlemanGhostbustersI Kissed a GirlI Was Made For Lovin’ YouIt’s YouJust DanceKiss YouLimboMaríaRabiosaSeptemberSummerThis Is How We DoTroublemaker
On-Stage Modes
Careless WhisperGimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)I Kissed a GirlI Will SurviveJust Dance#thatPOWERWhere Have You Been
Puppet/Party Master Modes
Puppet Master Modes
Ain’t No Other ManBeauty And A BeatCall Me MaybeDisturbiaGood FeelingLove You Like A Love SongManeaterMas Que NadaMoves Like JaggerMr. SaxobeatNever Gonna Give You UpOh No!Rock n’ Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain)So WhatSuper BassWe No Speak AmericanoWhat Makes You Beautiful
Party Master Modes
BirthdayBuilt For ThisDummyFlashdance... What A FeelingFollow The LeaderGentlemanHolding Out for a HeroI Will SurviveJust DanceLove BoatMapsShe Wolf (Falling to Pieces)StarshipsSummerTroublemakerWhere Have You Been
Battles
Beauty And A Beat vs Call Me MaybeC’mon vs #thatPOWERFine China vs GentlemanKiss You vs Pound The AlarmMoves Like Jagger vs Never Gonna Give You UpRock n’ Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain) vs Livin’ la Vida LocaShe Wolf vs Where Have You BeenSuper Bass vs Love You Like A Love SongTribal Dance vs Rock Lobster
Special Alternates
Fanmade
Blurred LinesThis Is How We DoTurn Up the LoveWe No Speak Americano
Hold-My-Hand
Everybody Needs Somebody To LoveGiddy on Up (Giddy on Out)
Line Dance
Hit The Road JackJailhouse Rock
Seated
DiamondsRich GirlTeacherWhat Is Love
Miscellaneous
All About That BassApplauseBad RomanceBorn This WayCall Me MaybeCan’t Take My Eyes Off YouCheap ThrillsCake By The OceanChiwawaCola SongDADDYDon’t Stop Me NowEl TikiFancyHappyHey MamaHips Don’t LieI Gotta FeelingI Love ItIt’s My BirthdayKiss YouLean OnLet It GoPapaoutaiRadicalStarshipsTaste The FeelingThe FoxTribal DanceTurn Up the LoveUmbrellaUptown FunkWalk This WayWant To Want MeWatch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)When I Grow UpWorth It
Community Remix
Just Dance 2015
Addicted To YouBad RomanceBad Romance (Official Choreography)BirthdayBlack WidowBuilt For ThisBurnDark HorseDiamondsHappyHolding Out for a HeroI Love ItLove Me AgainMapsOnly YouProblemSummerThe FoxXMas TreeYou Spin Me Round (Like A Record)
Just Dance 2016
All About That BassChiwawaHey MamaI Gotta FeelingI'm An AlbatraozIevan PolkkaKaboom PowThe Choice Is YoursUptown Funk
Just Dance 2017
Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
Just Dance Now
Crazy ChristmasSexy And I Know It
Others
Just Dance VIP
Bang BangBirthdayBlack WidowBurnGet LowHappyIt’s My BirthdayLove Me AgainMacarenaTill I Find YouWalk This WayYou’re On My Mind
Showtime
All About That BassBorn This WayHey MamaI Gotta FeelingLightsThis Is How We DoUptown FunkWant To Want MeWhen The Rain Begins To FallYou’re The One That I Want

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.