형식적 기원 훵크, 소울, 라틴(특히 살사), 팝 락, 필라델피아 소울
문화적 기원 60년대 말 ~ 70년대 초 미국
주로 쓰는 악기 (리듬)기타, 드럼, 피아노(키보드), 브라스, 베이스기타, 신디사이저, 드럼머신, 타악기, 스트링 섹션, 오케스트라 독주 악기
파생된 형태 힙합, 누 디스코, 포스트 디스코, 일렉트로, 현대 R&B, 하우스, 레이브, 신스팝, 프리스타일, 뉴 웨이브, EDM, 아프로-펑키, 하이에너지, 개러지
이탈로 디스코, 유로디스코, 스페이스 디스코, 디스코 폴로, 누 디스코
퓨전된 장르
디스코 펑크, 디스코 하우스, 마닐라 사운드
주로 하는 지역
미국 : 뉴욕, 필라델피아, 애틀랜타, 마이애미, LA

캐나다 : 몬트리올

대표적인 디스코 곡들 편집

초기의 디스코 형태

The Supremes -You Keep Me Hangin' On

Jerry Butler - Only the Strong Survive


Soul Makossa - Manu Dibango

Stevie Wonder - Superstition

Keep On Truckin' - Eddie Kendricks


Love train - The O'Jays

점점 대중화의 일로를 걷게 된 본격적인 디스코 곡들

BARRY WHITE & Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme

MFSB - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)

Hues Corporation - Rock The Boat

Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting

Rock Your Baby - George McCrae (1974)

KC & The Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight

KC & The Sunshine Band - That's the Way (I Like It)

KC & The Sunshine Band - (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty

KC & The Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man

KC & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love

Electric Light Orchestra - Evil Woman

Electric Light Orchestra - Last Train To London

Electric Light Orchestra - Shine A Little Love

Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby

Donna Summer - MacArthur Park

Donna Summer - Last Dance

Donna Summer - Bad Girls

Donna Summer - Heaven Knows

Donna Summer - No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)

Donna Summer - Hot Stuff

Donna Summer - On the Radio

Bee Gees - You Should Be Dancing

Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Bee Gees - Night Fever

Bee Gees - More Than A Woman

Bee Gees - Love You Inside Out

Andy Gibb - I Just Want to Be Your Everything

Andy Gibb - (Love Is) Thicker Than Water

Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

Van McCoy - "The Hustle"

Donna Summer - Could It Be Magic

Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine

Barry White - You're My First My Last My Everything

LABELLE - Lady Marmalade

Silver Convention - Fly Robin Fly

팝 시장 점령기(토요일 밤의 열기의 히트와 더불어)

Chic - Le Freak

Chic - Good Times

Chic - Everybody Dance

The Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)

The Jacksons - Blame it on the Boogie

The Jacksons - Lovely One

The Jacksons - Can You Feel It



MICHAEL JACKSON - Workin' Day and Night

디스코의 팝 시장 점령기에 디스코와 퓨전된 곡들

Mike Oldfield - Guilty

Blondie - Heart Of Glass


Cher  - Take Me Home

David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing Again

Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Electric Light Orchestra - Shine A Little Love

Electric Light Orchestra - Last Train to London

George Benson - Give Me the Night

Don't Go Breaking My Heart - Elton John & Kiki Dee

M - Pop Muzik

Barbra Streisand - The Main Event

diana ross – upside down

Ian Dury - Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick

Pink Floyd - Another Brick in the Wall

The Eagles - One Of These Nights

The Eagles - Disco Strangler

PAUL McCARTNEY & WINGS - Goodnight Tonight

Queen - Another One Bites the Dust

The Rolling Stones - Miss You

The Rolling Stones - Emotional Rescue

Chicago - Street Player

The Beach Boys - Here Comecs the Night

The Kinks - (Wish I Could Fly Like) Superman

J. Geils Band - Come Back

KISS - I Was Made For Lovin' You

Donna Summer - No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) (Duet With Barbra Streisand)

Andy Gibb - I Just Want to Be Your Everything

Bill Anderson - Double S

디스코 형식으로 리메이크된 곡들, 기타 패러디된 곡들

Ethel Merman - The Ethel Merman Disco Album(full album)

Myron Floren - Disco Polka(full album)

Percy Faith - Disco Party

Percy Faith - Chompin'

Percy Faith - Summer Place '76 (Disco Version of "Theme From A Summer Place")

Percy Faith - El Bimbo

Percy Faith - Hava Nagilah (Disco)

Percy Faith - The King is Dead

PERCY FAITH - 7-6-5-4-3-2-1 (Blow Your Whistle)

PERCY FAITH - Mongonucleosis

PERCY FAITH - Substitute

Walter Murphy - A Fifth of Beethoven

Walter Murphy - Flight 76

Louis Clark and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Hooked on Classics(full album)

Meco - Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band

The Manhattan Transfer - Twilight Zone

Keep Your Eye On The Sparrow -  Rhythm Heritage

Mike Post - Theme from Magnum P.I.

Rick Dees - Disco Duck

Rick Dees - Dis-Gorilla

"Weird Al" Yankovic - Gotta Boogie

기타 전형적인 디스코들

C.J. & Co. - Devil's Gun

70년대 디스코 모음집

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70년대 당시의 디스코 리믹스 음반

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