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Ex-dj living in Boston. Child of the 80s and 90s. Fan of dive bars and Korean food.

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Mask Off - Future

tempo: 75 bpm

bpm range: 70 bpm to 75 bpm75 bpm to 80 bpm

the DJ's take: I like the flute; laid-back vibe that's perfect for lounging or cruising around in your Accord with the windows down. Had to dig back in the vault for a key-compatible mix recommendation, and it's Be Without You - Mary J. Blige. A little unconventional, but sounds good.

Speaking of notable flutes in pop music, one of my favorites from the 80s:

Update: So now there's apparently a remix with Kendrick Lamar? Guess it's like Despacito - take a decent hit, throw in a guest spot from the hottest artist around at the moment, and watch it blow up even more.

download or stream the song:

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