tempo: 45 bpm
bpm range: 40 bpm to 45 bpm, 45 bpm to 50 bpm
the dj's take: A solid modern slow jam for the club or a lounge. Worth mixing or mashing up with Lust For Life - Lana Del Rey ft. The Weeknd; just make sure people don't start nodding off.
Interesting article from Rolling Stone on Tiller's album True to Self - a familiar theme of looking to the past as an influence for today's flavor of R&B. It's been awhile since the genre was really relevant; maybe music like this can broaden the appeal and bring it back.
If you're looking to elevate the energy, try double-timing into some pop or hiphop. Two extensive lists of hits to blend with:
From 85 to 90 bpm:
And in the 90 to 95 bpm range:
download or stream the song:
spotify playlist (85 to 90 bpm)
spotify playlist (90 to 95 bpm)