Fall 2016 Dance Playlist by DJ Gregg Ambient

Here in our home state of New Jersey, the temperatures are dropping and colorful fall foliage is in full effect!  In this blog, Ambient DJ music mixologist Gregg Ambient shares his top dance floor picks of the new season.  Enjoy the music on the Spotify player immediately following the list.fall_2016_playlist_gregg_ambient_pie

The Fall 2016 Dance Playlist by DJ Gregg Ambient

  1. Give it Up – Nathan Sykes f/ G-Eazy (pop) – enjoy this glittery Jamiroquai-esque production
  2. Let Me Love You – DJ Snake w/ Justin Bieber  (dance)
  3. Closer – The Chainsmokers w/  Halsey (EDM)
  4. Girls Like – Tinie Tempah f/ Zara Larsson (dance)
  5. Bailar – Deorro w/ Elvis Crespo (a great EDM / Merengue track)
  6. 24K Magic – Bruno Mars (pop/funk)
  7. The Greatest – Sia (pop)
  8. Millionaire – Cash Cash & Digital Farm Animals f/ Nelly (performed live at the recent DJ Times DJ Expo in Atlantic City!) (dance)
  9. This Girl (Kungs vs Cookin’ on 3 Burners) – Kungs (dance)
  10. Fade – Kanye West (R&B / House)
  11. Starboy – The Weeknd w/ Daft Punk (pop / electronic)
  12. One Dance – Drake (R&B)
  13. Safari – J Balvin f/ Pharrell Williams, BIA and Sky (Latin/reggaeton)
  14. Your Number – Ayo Jay (reggae)
  15. Daylight – The Disciples (house music)
  16. Wonky Bassline Disco Banger – Red Rack’Em (house music)
  17. The First Time Free (Claptone Remix) – Ultra Nate w/ Roland Clark (house)
  18. Ale’ Sofi – DJ Cloak Dagger (featured on the latest Buddha Bar installment.. also try the Captain Planet remix) (electronic / lounge)
  19. Broccoli – D.R.A.M. f/ Lil’ Yachty (hip hop)
  20. LUV – Tory Lanez (R&B)
  21. Juju on the Beat (TZ Anthem) – Sleepy Zee and MC Tay (hip hop)
  22. Be Here – Duke Dumont (dance)
  23. Feel – Mahmut Orhan (take a trip to a Middle Eastern bazaar… quite the exotic track) (dance)
  24. OOOUU – Young M.A. (hip hop)
  25. Feel Like I Do – Disclosure w/ Al Green (soul / dance)
  26. Just Got Paid – Johnny Kemp (throwback)
  27. How Do I Let Go – Dennis Ferrer (throwback)
  28. Best of Me – Anthony Hamilton (throwback)
  29. The Lady in My Life – Michael Jackson (throwback)

Listen on Spotify

Dud of the Season

Gregg’s least favorite track of the season is Lady Gaga’s “Perfect Illusion” – Gaga’s finest work is fading away in the rearview mirror.  Hope that she can start making dance floor hits again!

Mix of the Month

The “80s 90s Something Mix” is an R&B-centric mix that revisits the good musical vibes of the late 1980s early 1990s. Representative artists include Terence Trent D’Arby, Soul II Soul, Janet Jackson, Lisa Stansfield, Seduction, Maxi Priest, George Michael, Seal and more.

 

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Spring 2016 Playlist – by DJ Gregg Ambient

Spring is officially here!  We kick off our quarterly top songs playlists with a submission by Gregg Hollmann, aka DJ Gregg Ambient.  Gregg’s top twenty selections below reflect a variety of hip hop, R&B, pop,  Latin, reggae and EDM.   Regarding a potential Summer blockbuster, Gregg’s top pick at this juncture is Gwen Stefani’s “Make Me Like You.”

Listen to this playlist on Spotify at:

https://open.spotify.com/user/gregg_ambientdjs/playlist/12eiuvNkn36Y9f09Z5lDBn

Drumroll, please….

DJ Gregg Ambient’s Top 20 Songs of Spring 2016

  1. Work – Rihanna w/ Drake (R&B)
  2. Jumpman – Drake & Future (hip hop)
  3. Sorry – Justin Bieber f/ Skrillex (pop/electronic)
  4. Ginza – J. Balvin (reggaeton)
  5. Cake By the Ocean – DNCE (pop/dance)
  6. My House – Flo Rida (pop)
  7. Make Me Like You – Gwen Stefani (pop)
  8. Formation (John Keenan & Mark Picchio Remix) – Beyonce (R&B/Dance)
  9. El Taxi – Osmani Garcia w/ Pitbull (Latin/Reggae)
  10. Be Right There – Diplo f/ Sleepy Tom (EDM)
  11. Antidote – Travi$ Scott (hip hop)
  12. Trumpets – Sak Noel, Sean Paul & Salvi (Latin/Reggae)
  13. 679 – Fetty Wap (hip hop)
  14. Bang My Head – David Guetta, Sia and Fetty Wap (dance)
  15. Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson f/ Bruno Mars (pop/funk)
  16. Company – Justin Bieber (pop)
  17. Easy Love – Sigala (dance)
  18. Sugar (Frey Remix) – Robin Schulz f/ Francesco Yates (house)
  19. Automatic – ZHU and Aluna George (Electronic)
  20. Down in the DM (radio edited version) – Yo Gotti (hip hop)

Throwbacks:

  1. Brazilian Love Affair – George Duke
  2. Walking in Rhythm – Blackbyrds
  3. La Dolce Vita – Donna Summer & Giorgio Moroder

DJ Mix of the Quarter:

Reggae/electronic/Caribbean DJ/producer Ted Ganung recently laid down a proper set at Cielo that we were fortunate to experience live.  For those who missed it, listen here: