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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Hips Don't Lie - Shakira ft. Wyclef Jean

tempo: 100 bpm

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

the dj's take: Track #6 in our version 31 mix (13:21):

Talk about painting with a broad brush - I found a video that totally disproves the song title:

Curious as to how many aspiring little Lionel Messis have popped a knee or an ankle practicing this. I put the over/under at ~25,000 worldwide.

As for the track, those opening notes are pretty distinctive - worth a spin on a throwback pop night.

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