by PATRICIA MCNAMARA, Feis America Magazine contributor

Heading to Phoenix Feis in Arizona this weekend or the Western US Pre-Oireachtas Champs of CA? What about the Rhythm of Ireland Feis in Virginia? Or the Verlin School Feis in New York?

No matter your competitive destination this weekend, we want to share four tunes you should add to your own playlist before lacing up and taking the stage. Best of luck to all competitors and be sure to come back and share your results with us!

“Higher” – The Saturdays
Make your TCRG proud! Play this and it will give you the boost to lift your legs higher.

“No Boundaries” – Kris Allen
A motivational jam that will remind you, nothing should stand in your way of dancing to first place.

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“Step By Step” – Whitney Houston

Throw on your soft shoes and go through your dance step by step after listening to this tune.

“Beautiful Day” – U2
Even if the weather’s muggy this weekend, or you didn’t dance your best, this favorite will turn that frown upside down.

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