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Want Dem All - Sean Paul ft. Konshens



Speed: 117 bpm

The DJ's Take: If you feel like seeing young women lose their inhibitions on the dance floor, this is worth a spot in your rotation. The driving thump should help shake up the Bacardi in everyone's systems and make things more lively. One disclaimer - Want Dem All could make the place explode or fizzle, so feel things out before you drop it, especially when the venue isn't full of people of Caribbean descent. If your crowd is a little lower-energy and it's not working, go into some traditional key-compatible pop like Get Lucky. If it is working, I'd mix with something like Straight Up or Move Ya Body and see how long you can stretch out the dancehall vibe.

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