The Best Summer Dance Music

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On this edition of All Songs Considered, host Bob Boilen talks with NPR Music's Frannie Kelley, Amy Schriefer and Sami Yenigun about their favorite songs for getting your "groove" on and shaking your "booty" this summer. Hear new music from Swedish pop singer Robyn, Kylie Minogue, Big Boi, a special premiere of a new track by Scissor Sisters and more.

The Best Summer Dance Music

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Juvenile

  • Artist: Juvenile
  • Album: Beast Mode
  • Song: Drop That Azz
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  • "Drop That Azz"
  • Album: Beast Mode
  • Artist: Juvenile
  • Label: E1 Music
  • Released: 2010
 
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Robyn

  • Artist: Robyn
  • Album: Body Talk, Pt. 1
  • Song: Dancing on My Own

You can hear this song at Vimeo.

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  • "Dancing on My Own"
  • Album: Body Talk, Pt. 1
  • Artist: Robyn
  • Label: Interscope Records
  • Released: 2010
 
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Gramophonedzie

  • Artist: Gramophonedzie
  • Album: Brazilian
  • Song: Brazilian

This song is available from Beatport and Defected.

 
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Big Boi

  • Artist: Big Boi
  • Album: Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty
  • Song: Follow Us

You can hear this song on YouTube.

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  • "Follow Us"
  • Album: Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty
  • Artist: Big Boi
  • Label: Mercury
  • Released: 2010
 
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Kylie Minogue

  • Artist: Kylie Minogue
  • Album: Aphrodite
  • Song: All the Lovers
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  • "All the Lovers"
  • Album: Aphrodite
  • Artist: Kylie Minogue
  • Label: Cargo Records
  • Released: 2010
 
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Dave Nada

  • Artist: Dave Nada
  • Album: Punk Rock Latino
  • Song: Punk Rock Latino
 
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Scissor Sisters

  • Artist: Scissor Sisters
  • Album: Night Work
  • Song: Night Work
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  • "Night Work"
  • Album: Night Work
  • Artist: Scissor Sisters
  • Label: Universal Distribution
  • Released: 2010
 
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Uffie

  • Artist: Uffie
  • Album: Sex Dreams and Denim Jeans
  • Song: Add Suv (Armand Van Helden Vocal Remix)
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  • "Add Suv (Armand Van Helden Vocal Remix)"
  • Album: Sex Dreams and Denim Jeans
  • Artist: Uffie
  • Label: Elektra
  • Released: 2010
 
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Yelawolf

  • Artist: Yelawolf
  • Album: Peter Rosenberg Presents The Uprising Mixtape
  • Song: Ain't Goin' Out Like That

This album is available at DatPiff.com.

 

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