Music

We Don’t like Tired Wedding Songs or Line Dances

We’d rather not play the following:
Black Eyed Peas – Let’s Get it Started
Buster Poindexter – Hot Hot Hot
Celine Dion – My Heart will Go On
Clarence Carter – Strokin’
Dave Matthews Band – Crash
Donna Summer – Last Dance
Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy
Gloria Gaynor – I Will Survive
James Blunt – You’re Beautiful
John Mayer – Your Body is a Wonderland
Kool & the Gang – Celebration
Kung Fu Fighting
Meatloaf – Paradise By the Dashboard Light
Rednex – Cotton Eyed Joe
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Soundtrack
Shania Twain – Man, I Feel like a Woman!
Sister Sledge – We Are Family
The Village People – YMCA
Wang Chung – Everybody Have Fun Tonight
Weather Girls – It’s Raining Men
Yanni, Kenny G, etc

Or Line Dances of any kind:
Macarena
The Cha-Cha Slide
Chicken Dance
Electric Slide
Hokey Pokey
The Hustle

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What We Love – a Long List of Styles & Genres

Torch, Twang, Swing, Jazz, 20s-30s
Benny Goodman – Sing Sing Sing
Bobby Darin – Beyond the Sea
Dean Martin – You’re Nobody til Somebody loves You
Frank Sinatra – The Way You Look Tonight
Glenn Miller – In the Mood
Harry Belafonte – Jump in the Line
Janice Siegel – Bie Mir Bist Du Schon
Nat King Cole – L.O.V.E.
Nina Simone – My Baby Just Cares For Me
Sarah Vaughan – Ain’t Misbehavin’
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50s & 60s: Classic Soul, Motown, British Invasion & Rock Around the Clock
Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
Aretha Franklin – Respect
Beach Boys – God Only Knows
The Beatles – Twist & Shout
Betty Everett – The Shoop Shoop Song (It’s in His Kiss)
Bill Haley & the Comets – Shake, Rattle & Roll
Buddy Holly – That’ll be the Day
Chuck Berry – You Never Can Tell
The Crystals – Then He Kissed Me
The Contours – Do You Love Me?
Diana Ross & the Supremes – You Can’t Hurry Love
Dion – The Wanderer
Elvis Presley – Hound Dog
The Foundations – Build Me Up Buttercup
The Four Tops – I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
Gene Vincent – Be-Bop-A-Lula
Gladys Knight & the Pips – I Heard it Through the Grapevine
Gloria Jones – Tainted Love
Ike & Tina Turner – Proud Mary
Jackson 5 – ABC
James Brown – Get Up Offa That Thing
Johnny Cash – Ring Of Fire
The Kinks – All the Day & All the Night
Manfred Mann – Do Wah Diddy Diddy
The Monkees – I’m a Believer
Nancy Sinatra – These Boots are Made for Walking
Neil Diamond – Cherry Cherry
Otis Redding – Hard to Handle
Ray Charles – Hallelujah I Love her So
The Ronettes – Be My Baby
Sam the Sham & the Pharoahs – Wooly Bully
The Shirelles – Will you Still Love me Tomorrow?
Shirley Ellis – The Clapping Song
The Shocking Blue – Venus
Simon & Garfunkel – Cecilia
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles – Tears Of A Clown
Stevie Wonder – Sir Duke
The Temptations – Ain’t Too Proud To Beg
Tom Jones – It’s Not Unusual
Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl
The Who – Can’t Explain
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70s: R&B, Rock, Disco & Funk
The 5 Stairsteps – Ooh Child
ABBA – Dancing Queen
Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
Alicia Bridges – I Love the Nightlife (Disco ‘Round)
Amii Stewart – Knock on Wood
Anita Ward – Ring my Bell
The Archies – Sugar Sugar
A Taste of Honey – Boogie Oogie Oogie
Barry White – You’re My First, My Last, My Everything
The Bee Gees – Stayin’ Alive
Bob Marley – Could You be Loved
Cheryl Lynn – Got to be Real
Curtis Mayfield – Superfly
Diana Ross – Upside Down
Donna Summer – Bad Girls
Earth, Wind & Fire – September
The Emotions – Best of My Love
Heatwave – Boogie Nights
Hot Chocolate – You Sexy Thing
Jean Knight – Mr Big Stuff
KC & the Sunshine Band – Boogie Shoes
King Floyd – Groove Me
Kool & the Gang – Jungle Boogie
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell – You’re All I Need to Get By
Michael Jackson – Wanna Be Startin’ Something
The O’Jays – Love Train
Rick James – Super Freak
Rolling Stones – Jumpin’ Jack Flash
Rose Royce – Car Wash
Staple Singers – I’ll Take You There
Stevie Nicks – Edge of Seventeen
Sugarhill Gang – Apache
Tavares – Heaven Must be Missing an Angel
Thelma Houston – Don’t Leave Me This Way
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – American Girl
T Rex – Get it On (Bang a Gong)
WAR – Low Rider
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80s: Popular Hits, New Wave & Retro
A-Ha – Take on Me
Adam & the Ants – Goody Two Shoes
B52s – Love Shack
Bananarama – Venus
Billy Idol – Dancing with Myself
Billy Joel – Uptown Girl
Blondie – Call Me
Bruce Springsteen – Dancing in the Dark
The Cars – Let’s Go
The Clash – Train in Vain
Culture Club – Karma Chameleon
The Cure – Just Like Heaven
Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
David Bowie – Modern Love
Depeche Mode – Just Can’t Get Enough
Devo – Whip it
Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Come on Eileen
Duran Duran – Hungry Like the Wolf
Elton John – I’m Still Standin’
Elvis Costello – Pump it Up
English Beat – I Confess
Erasure – A Little Respect
General Public – Tenderness
The Go-Go’s – We Got the Beat
Hall & Oates – You Make My Dreams
Human League – Don’t You Want Me Baby
INXS – Need you Tonight
The Jam – A Town Called Malice
Janet Jackson – What Have you Done for Me Lately?
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts – I Love Rock ‘n Roll
Kenny Loggins – Footloose
Kim Wilde – Kids in America
Lionel Richie – All Night Long (All Night)
Los Lobos – La Bamba
Madness – Our House
Michael Jackson – P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
Modern English – Melt With You
Naked Eyes – Always Something There to Remind Me
New Order – The Perfect Kiss
OMD – If You Leave
Paul Simon – You Can Call Me Al
Pet Shop Boys – West End Girls
Pointer Sisters – I’m So Excited
Prince & the Revolution – Let’s Go Crazy
The Proclaimers – I’m Gonna be (500 Miles)
Queen – Under Pressure (feat David Bowie)
R.E.M. – It’s the End of the World (as We Know it)
The Ramones – Rock & Roll High School
Rick Springfield – Jessie’s Girl
Sheila E – Glamorous Life
The Smiths – This Charming Man
Soft Cell – Tainted Love
Talking Heads – Once in a Lifetime
Tom Tom Club – Genius Of Love
Violent Femmes – Blister in the Sun
Wham! – Wake Me up Before You Go-Go
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80s – 2000s: Dance & Current Hits
Aaliyah – Are You that Somebody?
Ace of Base – The Sign
Adele – Rolling in the Deep
Amy Winehouse – Valerie
Backstreet Boys – I Want it That Way
BeyoncĂ© – Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
Britney Spears – Gimme More
Carly Rae Jepsen – Call Me Maybe
Cee Lo Green – Forget You
Chaka Khan – I Feel For You
Daft Punk – Get Lucky (feat Pharrell)
Deee-Lite – Groove is in the Heart
Enur – Calabria 2007 (feat Natasja)
Estelle – American Boy (feat Kanye West)
Faith Evans – Love like This
Fine Young Cannibals – Good Thing
Foster the People – Pumped Up Kicks
George Michael – Freedom ’90
Ghost Town DJs – My Boo
Gnarls Barkley – Crazy
Icona Pop – I Love It
Iggy Azalea – Fancy (feat Charli XCX)
James – Laid
Junior Senior – Move Your Feet
Justin Timberlake – Rock Your Body
Katy Perry – Firework
Kelly Clarkson – Since U Been Gone
Ke$ha – Tik Tok
Killers – Mr Brightside
Kylie Minogue – Can’t Get You Out of My Head
Lady GaGa – Just Dance
Lauryn Hill – That Thing (Doo Wop)
Lisa Lisa & the Cult Jam – I Wonder if I Take You Home
LMFAO – Party Rock Anthem
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – Can’t Hold Us
Madonna – Like A Prayer
Mariah Carey – Fantasy (Remix – feat ODB)
Maroon 5 – Moves Like Jagger
Mary J. Blige – Real Love
Miley Cyrus – Party in the U.S.A.
Moloko – Sing it Back
Montell Jordan – This is How We Do It
N*Sync – Bye Bye Bye
Nelly – Hot in Herre
New Kids on the Block – Step By Step
Pharrell – Happy
P!nk – Raise Your Glass
Pitbull – Give Me Everything (feat Ne-Yo)
Prince – Kiss
Rihanna – We Found Love (feat Calvin Harris)
Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines (feat T.I. & Pharrell)
Robyn – Call Your Girlfriend
Shakira – Hips Don’t Lie
Taio Cruz – Dynamite
Taylor Swift – We are Never Ever Getting Back Together
Tiffany – I Think We’re Alone Now
Timbaland – The Way I Are
Whitney Houston – I Wanna Dance with Somebody
Will Smith – Gettin’ Jiggy wit it
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Hip Hop & Old Skool
A Tribe Called Quest – Scenario
Beastie Boys – Intergalactic
Bell Biv Devoe – Poison
Biz Markie – Just a Friend
Black Sheep – This or That? (The Choice is Yours)
Blackstreet – No Diggity (feat Dr. Dre)
Busta Rhymes – Woo Hah!
Cali Swag District – Teach Me How to Dougie
Chris Brown – Forever
Coolio – Fantastic Voyage
De La Soul – Me Myself & I
Digable Planets – Rebirth of Slick (Cool like Dat)
Digital Underground – The Humpty Dance
DJ Kool – Let Me Clear My Throat
Drake – Hold On, We’re Going Home (feat Majid Jordan)
Fatman Scoop – Be Faithful
Flo Rida – Low
Ginuwine – Pony
Ice Cube – Bop Gun
Jay-Z – Empire State of Mind (feat Alicia Keyes)
Kanye West – Ni**as in Paris (feat Jay-Z)
Kelis – Milkshake
LL Kool J – Mama Said Knock You Out
Ma$e – Feels So Good
Missy Elliott – Lose Control
Notorious B.I.G. – Juicy
Ol’ Dirty Bastard – Baby I Got Your Money (feat Kelis)
Outkast – Hey Ya!
Pharrell – Happy
Pras – Ghetto Superstar (feat Mya & O.D.B)
Punjabi MC – Beware of the Boys (feat Jay-Z)
Q Tip – Vivrant Thing
Quad City DJS – C’mon ‘n Ride it (The Train)
R. Kelly – Ignition (Remix)
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock – It Takes Two
Run DMC – It’s Tricky
Salt-N-Pepa – Shoop
Snoop – Who Am I (What’s My Name?)
Sugarhill Gang – Apache
T.I. – Live Your Life (feat Rihanna)
Timbaland – The Way I Are
Usher – Yeah (feat Lil’ John)
Warren G & Nate Dogg – Regulate
Wyclef Jean & Refugee All Stars – Stayin’ Alive
Young MC – Bust a Move
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Indie Rock/Pop, Brit Pop & the AlternaHits
Arcade Fire – Rebellion (Lies)
Basement Jaxx – Do Your Thing
Bloc Party – Banquet
Blur – Girls & Boys
The Breeders – Cannonball
The Buzzcocks – Ever Fallen in Love?
The Cardigans – Love Fool
Caesars – Jerk it Out
Dandy Warhols – Bohemian like You
Duck Sauce – Barbra Streisand
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros – Home
Elastica – Connection
Florence & the Machine – Dog Days are Over
Franz Ferdinand – Take Me Out
Fun – We are Young (feat Janelle Monae)
Gogol Bordello – Start Wearing Purple
Happy Mondays – Step On
Hercules & Love Affair – Blind (Frankie Knuckles Remix)
Hot Chip – Over & Over
Interpol – PDA
Justice – D.A.N.C.E.
Kid Cudi – Pursuit of Happiness (Steve Aoki Remix)
The Kills – Getting Down
LCD Soundsystem – All My Friends
Le Tigre – Deceptacon
Lily Allen – Smile
The Lumineers – Ho Hey
M.I.A. – Paper Planes
MGMT – Kids
Modern Lovers – Roadrunner
Modest Mouse – Float On
Passion Pit – Little Secrets
Phoenix – Lisztomania
The Pixies – Here Comes Your Man
Pulp – Common People
Scissor Sisters – I Don’t Feel like Dancin’
Spoon – I Turn My Camera On
The Stone Roses – Fools Gold
The Strokes – Last Night
Supergrass – Alright
Ting Tings – That’s Not My Name
TV on the Radio – Golden Age
Ween – Voodoo Lady
Weezer – Buddy Holly
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Y Control (Faint Remix)
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Hair Metal, Rock & Dance Floor Sing-A-Longs
AC/DC – You Shook Me All Night Long
Bon Jovi – Livin’ on a Prayer
Bryan Adams – Summer of ’69
The Darkness – I Believe in a Thing Called Love
Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar on Me
Eagles of Death Metal – Cherry Cola
Eddie Money – Take Me Home Tonight
Guns ‘n Roses – Sweet Child of Mine
Journey – Don’t Stop Believin’
Lita Ford – Kiss Me Deadly
The Outfield – Your Love
Queen – We are the Champions
Thin Lizzy – The Boys are Back in Town
Tom Petty – Don’t Do me Like That
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Easy Listening & AM Gold
Al Stewart – The Year of the Cat
Badfinger – No Matter What you Are
Bee Gees – How Deep is Your Love
Blue Swede – Hooked on a Feeling
Boz Skaggs – Lowdown
Burt Bacharach – This Guy’s in Love with You
Captain & Tennille – Love Will Keep us Together
The Carpenters – We’ve Only Just Begun
Dolly Parton – 9 to 5
Fleetwood Mac – You Make Loving Fun
Gerry Rafferty – Right Down the Line
Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass – Casino Royale
Jackie DeShannon – Only Love can Break your Heart
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton – Islands in the Stream
Linda Ronstadt – Just One Look
Maria Muldaur – Midnight at the Oasis
Marlo Thomas & Friends – Free to Be (You & Me)
Melanie – Brand New Key
Michael McDonald – I Keep Forgettin’
Neil Diamond – Sweet Caroline
Nilsson – Everyone’s Talkin’
Orleans – Still the One
Roy Orbison – You Got It
Stealer’s Wheel – Stuck In the Middle
Steely Dan – Peg
Toto – Africa
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Slow & Romantic
Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
Alicia Keys – If I Ain’t Got You
The Association – Never My Love
Band of Horses – No One’s Gonna Love You
The Bangles – Eternal Flame
Beach Boys – Don’t Worry Baby
The Beatles – In My Life
Bill Withers – Lovely Day
Bobby Vincent – Blue Velvet
Bryan Ferry – Slave to Love
The Carpenters – Close to You
Cat Power – Sea of Love
Chad & Jeremy – A Summer Song
The Delfonics – La La (Means I Love You)
Depeche Mode – Somebody
The Drifters – Save The Last Dance For Me
Duran Duran – Save A Prayer
Dusty Springfield – Son Of A Preacher Man
Elton John – Tiny Dancer
Etta James – At Last
The Flamingos – I Only Have Eyes For You
Frankie Valli – Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You
George Harrison – If Not For You
Heatwave – Always & Forever
James Brown – I’ll Go Crazy
Jesus & Mary Chain – Just Like Honey
Johnny Cash – Cause I Love You
Madonna – Crazy For You
Marvin Gaye & Tammy Terrell – You’re All I Need To Get By
Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs – Stay
Mazzy Star – Fade Into You
Norah Jones – Don’t Know Why
Otis Redding – These Arms Of Mine
Patsy Cline – Crazy
Paul McCartney – Maybe I’m Amazed
Peter Gabriel – In Your Eyes
Sam Cooke – You Send Me
Santo & Johnny – Sleepwalker
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles – I Second that Emotion
Solomon Burke – Cry to Me
Spandau Ballet – True
Stevie Wonder – I Believe (When I Fall in Love)
Thompson Twins – If You Were Here
The Turtles – Happy Together
Weezer – Island in the Sun
Wham! – Careless Whisper
Yaz – Only You
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Cocktails & Lounge
A.C. Newman
Adele
Air
The Aislers Set
Al Bowlly
Al Green
The Aluminum Group
Le Fabuleux Destin d’ Amelie Poulain Soundtrack (Yann
Tiersen)
American Analog Set
Amy Winehouse
Angelo Badalamenti
Animal Collective
Anita O’Day
Apples in Stereo
April March
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti
Astrud Gilberto
Audrey Hepburn
Au Revoir Simone
The Avett Brothers
Badly Drawn Boy
A Band of Bees
Band of Horses
Beach Boys
Beach Fossils
Beach House
The Beatles
Bebel Gilberto
Beck
Beirut
Belle & Sebastian
Ben Folds
Big Star
Bill Callahan/Smog
Bill Evans
Billie Holiday
Bishop Allen
B.J. Thomas
Black Angels
Black Keys
Blitzen Trapper
Blonde Redhead
Blossom Dearie
Bon Iver
Bottle Rocket Soundtrack
Brenda Lee
Brian Eno
Broadcast
Broken Social Scene
Bryan Ferry & Roxy Music
Built to Spill
Burt Bacharach
Caetano Veloso
Calexico
The Cardigans
Cat Power
Chris Montez
Cibo Matto
Cinema Paradiso Soundtrack (Ennio Morricone)
Coconut Records
Cocteau Twins
Coldplay
Cole Porter
Coralie Clement
Crooklyn (Vols 1 & 2) Soundtracks
Crystal Stilts
Cults
The Darjeeling Limited Soundtrack
Dave Brubeck
Dean Martin
Death Cab For Cutie
Deerhunter
Denise James
Destroyer
Django Reinhardt
Dolly Mixture
Dolly Parton
Dusty Springfield
Eartha Kitt
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros
Ella Fitzgerald
Elliott Smith
Empire of the Sun
Erik Satie
Erlend Oye
Etta James
Everything but the Girl
Explosions in the Sky
Feist
The Fifth Dimension
Fleetwood Mac
The Free Design
Four Tet
France Gall
Francoise Hardy
Frank Ocean
Frank Sinatra
The Fresh & Onlys
Fugu
Fujiya & Miyagi
Gal Costa
Gerry Mulligan
Getz/Gilberto
Golden Era Jazz
Gotan Project
Grimes
Grizzly Bear
Hank Williams
Henry Mancini & His Orchestra
Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
Holden
Holly Golightly
Hot Chip
Irma Thomas
Iron and Wine
Ivy
Jacques Dutronc
Jesus & Mary Chain
Johnny Cash
Jose Gonzalez
Juana Molina
Julie London
Junior Boys
Karen O & the Kids
Kate Bush
Kay Starr
Kings of Convenience
King Krule
The Kinks
The Knife
Koop
Lee Hazlewood
Les Triplettes de Belleville Soundtrack (Benoit Charest)
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Soundtrack
Lloyd Cole & the Commotions
Louie Armstrong
Luna
Madeleine Peyroux
Magnetic Fields
Mahogany
Mark Mothersbaugh
Margo Guryan
Marlene Dietrich
Massive Attack
Mazzy Star
Mel Torme
Melody Gardot
Metric
Miles Davis
Morrissey
Mos Def
Mosquitos
My Morning Jacket
Nancy Sinatra
Nancy Wilson
The National
Neko Case
Nick Drake
Nico
Nicola Conte
Nina Simone
Noonday Underground
Nouvelle Vague
Paris Combo
Paul Simon
Petra Haden
Petula Clark
Phoenix
Pink Martini
Pipas
Poolside
Purity Ring
Quincy Jones
The Radio Dept
Ray LaMontagne
Real Estate
Regina Spektor
Richard Hawley
Roberta Flack
Roy Orbison
The Royal Tenenbaums Soundtrack
Royksopp
Rufus Wainwright
Rushmore Soundtrack
Ryan Adams
Sambassadeur
Sandie Shaw
School of Seven Bells
Scott Walker
The Sea & Cake
Sebastien Tellier
Serge Gainsbourg
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
She & Him
The Shins
Simon & Garfunkel
Sister Nancy
The Smiths
Sondre Lerche
The Spinanes
Spoon
St. Etienne
St. Vincent
Stars
Stereolab
Sufjan Stevens
The Sundays
Tame Impala
Tears for Fears
Teenage Fanclub
Tom Waits
Toro y Moi
Tracey Thorn
Twin Sister
Ulrich Schnauss
Vampire Weekend
Velvet Underground
Veronica Falls
Wanda Jackson
Washed Out
Wilco
Wild Nothing
The Woodentops
The xx
Yo La Tengo
Yves Montand
Zero 7
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International Artists
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Asha Bhosle
Astrud Gilberto
Bebel Gilberto
Buena Vista Social Club Soundtrack
Caetano Veloso
Celia Cruz
Cesaria Evora
Elvis Crespo
Ennio Morricone
France Gall
Francoise Hardy
Gal Costa
Gerry Mulligan
Gilberto Gil
Jacques Dutronc
Joao Gilberto
Jose Gonzalez
Laetitia Sadier
The Liminanas
Los Soberanos
Mambo All-Stars
Maria Rita
Nouvelle Vague
Os Mutantes
Punjabi MC
Regina Elis
Sambassadeur
Serge Gainsbourg
Sergio Mendez & Brasil ’66
Seu Jorge
Stan Getz
Tito Puente
Tom Ze
Trash Pour 4
Wanda de Sah
Yves Montand
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