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Downtown - Anitta & J Balvin



tempo: 83 bpm

bpm range: 80 bpm to 85 bpm

the dj's take: If you've got kids in the room when this comes on, time to break out the earmuffs (via lyricstranslate.com):


Of course, that's assuming they know Spanish. And understand what it means to go downtown (by means other than public transportation).

Anyway, should get people moving on a Latin night. Could also work on a regular pop set in the right spot.

Some key-compatible tracks from 80 to 85 bpm:

Chainsaw - Nick Jonas
Messin' Around - Pitbull ft. Enrique Iglesias
Be As You Are (JordanXL Remix) - Mike Posner
Send My Love - Adele
The Man - Aloe Blacc
Live Your Life - Rihanna
Royals - Lorde
American Oxygen - Rihanna

And a couple more from 86-87 bpm:

Paper Planes - MIA
Versace On The Floor - Bruno Mars

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