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Boom Clap - Charli XCX



Speed: 92 bpm

Recommended bpm range: 90 to 95 bpm

The DJ's Take: I don't even need to see the video to know this song comes from a teen rom-dramedy soundtrack. Definite 80s vibe, and I think there's some hit potential here. If you're keeping it key-compatible and eclectic, try mixing or mashing up with tracks like NO - Meghan Trainor, No Mediocre - T.I., Africa - Toto, It Girl - Jason Derulo, I Got To Have It - Ed OG, Say Aah - Trey Songz, Single Ladies - BeyoncĂ©, In Da Club - 50 Cent, Juicy - Notorious BIG, Ooh! - Mary J. Blige, Addiction - Ryan Leslie ft. Fabolous, and Why You Wanna - T.I.

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