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With the mixes we've proposed below* (just click on the title of each one to be taken to a convenient Spotify playlist you can jam to right now), you'll have all your coworkers at your desk before long, basking in the memories of the first time they ever heard "Tops Drop" or hollering along to the rowdy "Road Goes on Forever."


  1. Solange, “Losing You”
  2. Beyoncé, “Crazy in Love”
  3. Kelly Rowland, “Motivation”
  4. Hilary Duff, “My Kind”
  5. Johnny Nash, “I Can See Clearly Now”
  6. Destiny’s Child, “Say My Name”
  7. Beyoncé, “Sorry”
  8. Jaci Velasquez, “Como Se Cura Una Herida”
  9. Archie Bell & The Drells, “Tighten Up”
  10. Renée Elise Goldsberry, Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton, “Satisfied”


  1. Travis Scott, “Pick Up the Phone”
  2. Lil’ Keke, “Southside”
  3. Trae tha Truth, “I’m On”
  4. Fat Pat, “Tops Drop”
  5. Bun B, “Get Throwed”
  6. Devin the Dude, “Doobie Ashtray”
  7. Mike Jones ft. Slim Thug and Paul Wall, “Still Tippin’”
  8. UGK ft. Outkast, “Int’l Players Anthem”
  9. Geto Boys, “Mind Playing Tricks on Me”
  10. DJ Screw, “June 27”
  11. Fat Tony, “Ni*** You Ain’t Fat”
  12. Paul Wall and Chamillionaire, “N Luv Wit My Money”
  13. DJ DMD ft. Lil’ Keke and Fat Pat, “25 Lighters”
  14. Scarface, “On My Block”
  15. Geto Boys, “Damn It Feels Good to Be a Gangsta”


  1. ZZ Top, “La Grange”
  2. ZZ Top, “Tush”
  3. Arcade Fire, “The Suburbs”
  4. The Tontons, “Golden”
  5. The Bobby Fuller Four, “I Fought the Law”
  6. The Suffers, “Gwan”
  7. D.R.I., “Thrashard”
  8. New York City Queens, “Coming Up Daisies”
  9. Blue October, “Calling You”
  10. King’s X, “Over My Head”


  1. Hayes Carll, “She Left Me for Jesus”
  2. Lyle Lovett, “That’s Right (You’re Not from Texas)”
  3. Robert Earl Keen, “The Road Goes on Forever”
  4. Lightnin’ Hopkins, “Mojo Hand”
  5. Clint Black, “Like the Rain”
  6. Robert Ellis, “How I Love You”
  7. Kenny Rogers, “The Gambler”
  8. Cory Morrow, “Nashville Blues”
  9. Charlie Robison, “My Hometown”
  10. Steve Earle, “Telephone Road”
  11. Townes Van Zandt, “White Freightliner Blues”
  12. Glen Campbell, “Galveston”

*Not every song featured here is available to stream on Spotify.

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