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This article is about Cher Lloyd's song. You may be looking for The Jackson 5's song with a similar name.
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Want U Back
Game(s) Just Dance 4 (Wii U)
Just Dance 2015 (DLC)
Just Dance Now
Just Dance Unlimited
Artist Cher Lloyd ft. Astro
From the
Year 2012
Released Date(s) December 25, 2012 (JD4)
November 25, 2014 (2015)
Difficulty 1
Effort
No. of Gold Moves 4
No. of Shake Moves
Dancer Gender(s)
Mashup
Alternate Routines
Dance Mode Solo
Menu Color
Pictogram Color Teal
Glove Color Red
Lyrics Color Mint Green
Pictogram Count 114
Total Calories
Burnable (kCal)
Duration
Code Name WantUBack
Preview Audio
WantUBack
Choreographed By
Performed By Laura Ferretti

"Want U Back" by Cher Lloyd featuring Astro is featured on Just Dance 4, Just Dance 2015, Just Dance Now, and Just Dance Unlimited.

Appearance of the Dancer

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The dancer is a woman with short magenta hair in a bob, teal blue pants, light blue heels with yellow ribbons on them, and a multi-colored poncho, which is pink, neon blue and yellow.


Background

The dancer is standing on a checker-style platform with different shades of red. A large red spotlight shines in the background. Photographs of the dancer ruining various dance routines in the same game also rain down.

Gold Moves

There are 4 Gold Moves in the routine:
Gold Moves 1, 2 and 3: Lift your right arm and leg.
Gold Move 4: Put your hands beside your head and spin your head in a circle. This is the final move of the routine.

Appearances in Mashups

Want U Back appears in the following Mashup:

Dance Quests 

Note that these Dance Quests are not available in the DLC version.

  • One player gets 3 stars
  • One player gets 4 stars
  • One player gets 5 stars
  • Get all Gold Moves
  • Get the "Poser" Dance style
  • Get GOOD when "I want you back" is sung

Dance Quests

Want U Back appears in the following Dance Quest:

  • Unicorn

Trivia 

  • This is the first Cher Lloyd song in the series. It is succeeded by Oath, which is a DLC in the same game.
  • Throughout the dance, there are pictures of the dancer ruining pictures of other dancers, in a manner commonly known as "photo-bombing." The dancers are Maneater, Rock Lobster, Superstition, Good Feeling, Asereje, We No Speak Americano and Cercavo Amore.
  • In the chorus, there are three dots, but only "shhh" is heard.
    • Even though "shhh" is heard, "shhh" is used to censor "s**t".
  • On the Wii U, the dance style that the dance quests recommend is Poser.
  • This song came out as DLC for the other consoles on Christmas Day in 2012.
  • This is the second time images of past dancers appear, the first was in Teenage Dream.
  • This dance was played in Cher Lloyd's music video  for Oath.
  • In the picture where the dancer ruins Cercavo Amore, it is only seen in the last chorus way back in the background.
    • The picture looks like the dancer is kissing the hand of the dancer of Cercavo Amore.
  • In the Wii U version, it says "Just sound like a helicopter Brrrrrrrrrr..." But in other versions, it says, "Does this sound like a helicopter? Brrrrrrrrrr..."
    • On all the successive games, it's "Just sound like a helicopter Brrrrrrrrrr..." for all consoles.
  • On Just Dance 2015, for the Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 (camera), less moves are counted for than on Just Dance 4.
  • This is the only Just Dance 4 song featured on Just Dance 2015 that was not in Just Dance 2014.
  • This is also the only Wii U exclusive song from Just Dance 4 that was available in other consoles.
    • It is also the only one to return as a DLC in a future game.
  • There are two types of the fourth gold move in the pictograms in the Just Dance Now files, the one with the arrow and the one without the arrow.
    • The one without the arrow would be a beta element.
  • There is a glitch whenever the song is present in a Just Sweat mode; whenever the player plays the song, no calories will be counted for. The sweat bar on the top will still be taken in account, however. This is the also the case with Domino.
  • On Just Dance 4, the lyrics So I needed to upgrade was mistakely written as Thought I needed to upgrade. This was later fixed in Just Dance 2015 onwards.

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