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Don't Need Nobody - Ellie Goulding



Speed: 99 bpm

Recommended bpm range: 95 to 100 bpm, 100 to 105 bpm

The DJ's Take: Within 30 seconds of listening to this on Spotify, I thought of two songs - Show Me - Kid Ink and Partition - Beyoncé. If you're spinning at around 97 bpm, try mixing or making a mashup with tracks like Company - Justin Bieber, Misery - Gwen Stefani, Animals - Maroon 5, Survival of the Fittest - Mobb Deep, and You And Your Friends - Wiz Khalifa.

If you're at 100 to 105 bpm, try mixing with tracks like:

BeFoUr - ZAYN
Team - Iggy Azalea
Nobody Has To Know (Major Lazer & KickRaux Remix) - Kranium ft. Ty Dolla $ign
Player - Tinashe
This Summer's Gonna Hurt... - Maroon 5
Sledgehammer - Fifth Harmony
L.A. Love (La La) - Fergie
Turn Down For What - DJ Snake and Lil Jon
Doing It - Charli XCX ft. Rita Ora
Misery - Maroon 5
Trouble - Iggy Azalea ft. Jennifer Hudson

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