Playlist – 15 Apr 2018 – Old Skool B-Boy Party

April 15, 2018 Greg Gioia No comments exist

Talk about a last minute gig– I received a call at 7:00 asking if I could DJ at 8:00 the same night. A whole hour’s notice! Luckily I was free, and the event sounded fun– old school hip hip for breakdancers. That’s the kind of DJ’ing I did when I first started DJ’ing so many years ago.

Droppin’ Science [feat. Cragi G.] – Marley Marl
Do the James – Super Lover Cee & Casanova Rud
The Overweight Lover’s In the House – Heavy D. & The Boyz
You Gots to Chill – EPMD
Follow 4 Now – MC Sway & DJ King Tech
Break the Grip of Shame – Paris
The Creator – Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth
Apache – Sugar Hill Gang
[Hey You] The Rock Steady Crew – The Rocksteady Crew
Jam On It – Newcleus
Brass Monkey [Cameron Paul Remix] – Beastie Boys
Bizarre Love Triangle – New Order
I Ain’t No Joke – Eric B. & Rakim
On the Real Tip – Def Jef
Hip Hop Junkies – Nice ‘N Smooth
Serious [Ceereeus BDP Remix] – Steady B
Run’s House – Run-D.M.C.
Stick ‘Em – Fat Boys
Children’s Story – Slick Rick
Dangerous [remix] – Busta Rhymes
Tell Me When to Go [feat. Keak da Sneak] – E-40
Luck of Lucien – A Tribe Called Quest
’93 ‘Til Infinity – Souls of Mischief
Fix Up Look Sharp – Dizzee Rascal
Got Your Money [feat. Kelis] – Ol’ Dirty Bastard
The Humpty Dance – Digital Underground
Don’t Stop the Rock – Freestyle
Planet Rock – Afrika Bambaataa & the Soul Sonic Force
Play at Your Own Risk – Planet Patrol
Computer Age [Push the Button] – Newcleus
Numbers – Kraftwerk

At this point, a second DJ switched in to do a set of house music. Here’s what he played:

Ian Friday – Carib’s Leap [MKDVJC Unreleased Twisted Musicapella]
Dennis Ferrer – P 2 Da J-Defected
Abicah Soul Project – The Message
Mary Jane Girls – All Night Long [Powdersoul Mix]
Marlon D – Japanese [Prayer Dub Mix]
Marlon D – Jesus Creates Sound [Mark Mendoza Re-edit]
Kentphonik – Sunday Showers [Dj Rork Rework]
Kevin Hedge (Blaze) & David Harness – My Beat [Spaced Out Beat]
Abicah Soul Project – Temptation
Missy Elliott – Lick Shots [Fred Everything Vox Mix]
Girls of the Internet – When U Go [MoBlack Remix]
Palamino – Oh My [Manoo Remix]

It was time for me to step back in, so I eased the crowd back into the hip hop sounds with some electro-rock sounds before hitting them with some Biggie.

Cream – Federico Franchi
Put Your Hands Up for Detroit [Club Mix] – Fedde Le Grand
Over & Over – Hot Chip
Feels Real [Extended Dance Version] – Shit Robot
Hypnotize – Notorious B.I.G.
Manifest – Gang Starr
Can I Kick It? – A Tribe Called Quest
Eric B. is President – Eric B. & Rakim
Nobody Beats the Biz [feat. T.J. Swan] – Biz Markie
Give It Up, Or TurnIt a Loose – James Brown
Apache – Viner, Michael’s Incredible Bongo Band
Siberian Nights – Twilight 22

My second set done, I stuck around to listen to the next DJ spin some electronic sounds.

Mr. V – Somethin’ [Wit Jazz]
Marlon D – Funky Angel [Funky Mix]
Abicah Soul Project – The Melodic Tree [feat. Da Nutz] [Midnite Remix]
Ame – Rej
Fred Everything – Mercyless [feat. Wayne Tennant] [Atjazz Floor Dub]
Mr. V – Just Dance [Alix Alvarez Cosmic Dub]
The O’Jays – I Love Music [Judge Funk DJ Dub Edit]
Martin Solveig & Stephy Haik – Cabo Parano [Original Main Mix]
Little Louie Vega – The Drum [Mr. V’s Alternate Mix]
Peven Everett – Stuck [Groove Assasin’s Pow-Er Re-Rub]
Iz and Diz – Mouth [Pepe Bradock Remix]
Jaydee – Plastic Dreams [Angel’s Dream]
Karizma – Work It Out

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