(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "GET UP OFFA THAT THING")

JAMES BROWN: Aooow! Oh! Woo! Sing it now...

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED is about to get you moving.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "GET UP OFFA THAT THING")

BROWN: Yeah. I'm back...

CORNISH: After weeks of promises, teasing and shivering anticipation, the ATC Cabin Fever playlist is now open and ready for business.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "GET UP OFFA THAT THING")

BROWN: (Singing) Get up off of that thing and dance till you feel better. Get up off of that thing and dance till you - sing it now. Get up off of that thing...

MELISSA BLOCK, HOST:

There, the godfather of soul is giving us the official motto for the Cabin Fever playlist: Get up off of that thing and dance till you feel better. We asked you to share the songs that help you shake off the cold, that get you going and grooving despite gray days and bone-chilling, toe-numbing weather.

CORNISH: You answered our call - about 800 of you - with so many good songs...

BLOCK: Too many good songs...

CORNISH: ...that we had to make some hard but - we think - danceable choices like this one.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "BANG THE DRUM ALL DAY")

TODD RUNDGREN: (Singing) I don't want to work. I want to bang on the drum all day...

BLOCK: Todd Rundgren. Yeah, Audie. We're feeling that one.

CORNISH: Definitely.

BLOCK: And this one.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "THE LOCO-MOTION")

LITTLE EVA: (Singing) You got to swing your hips now. Come on, baby...

CORNISH: Oh, yeah. Little Eva, "The Loco-Motion." And then there's this one.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "CAN'T HOLD US")

MACKLEMORE AND LEWIS: (Rapping) And I'm eating at the beat like you gave a little speed to a great white shark on Shark Week raw. Tell me go up, girl, deuces, goodbye, I got a world to see. And my girl, she want to see Rome. Caesar will make you a believer...

CORNISH: Macklemore and Lewis with "Can't Hold Us." Listener Susan Johns Smith, of Baltimore, sent in that pick with a blunt comment. And yes, we kept it in mind while putting this mix together.

BLOCK: That's right, Audie. She writes this: I love you guys, but I'm 63 years old, and you all seem stuck in the 20th century when it comes to music favorites. Ow, snap.

CORNISH: Ooh. Boom. Roasted.

BLOCK: Well, if the shoe fits, which is why we're now going to juxtapose Benny Goodman...

(SOUNDBITE OF BENNY GOODMAN SONG, "SING SING SING")

CORNISH: ...with Shakira.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "WAKA WAKA")

SHAKIRA: (Singing) If you get down, get up, oh, oh. When you get down, get up, eh, eh. Tsamina mina zangalewa. This time for Africa. Tsamina mina, eh, eh. Waka Waka, eh, eh...

CORNISH: We know. Sing, sing, sing into "Waka Waka." It's crazy. But hey, it makes us happy.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "WAKA WAKA")

SHAKIRA: (Singing) Tsamina mina, eh, eh. Waka Waka, eh, eh. Tsamina mina zangalewa. This time for Africa...

BLOCK: There are now 80-plus songs on our Cabin Fever playlist...

CORNISH: Culled from your suggestions, ready to help cure the winter blues.

BLOCK: So check them out and dance until you feel better. at npr.org.

CORNISH: And we'll have more from the list next week.

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "WAKA WAKA" )

SHAKIRA: (Singing) Tsamina mina. Tsamina mina zangalewa. This time for Africa. Tsamina mina, eh, eh. Waka Waka, eh, eh. Tsamina mina zangalewa, anawa ah, ah. Tsamina mina, eh, eh. Waka Waka, eh, eh. Tsamina mina zangalewa. This time for Africa. Django, eh, eh. Django, eh, eh. Tsamina mina zangalewa, anawa ah, ah Django, eh, eh. Django, eh, eh. Tsamina mina zangalewa, anawa ah, ah...

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