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My Biggest Gig Ever.

Last week I had the honor of Djing on Election Night at President Obama’s HQ. What’s was supposed to be a great event, became even more so by turning out to be one joyful dance party.

My friend Puja Patel interviewed me about that night. You can read it on Stereogum.

Many people have wondered about the songs I played before President Obama’s speech. So here they are. The songs are pretty much in the order I played them. Check it out…

Doris Payne – Just One Look
The Supremes – Come See About Me
Martha & the Vandellas – Jimmy Mack
Martha & the Vandellas – Dancing In the Street
The Heavy – How You Like Me Now
Beatles – Twist & Shout
Aretha Franklin – Respect
The Contours – Do You Love Me
The Supremes – Can’t Hurry Love
Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness
Ray Charles – What I’d Say
Stevie Wonder – Boogie On Reggae Woman
The Whispers – And The Beat Goes On
Shalamar – Second Time Around
Lakeside – Fantastic Voyage
Marvin Gaye – Got To Give It Up
Michael Jackson – Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’
Mary J. Blige – Just Fine (Treat ‘Em Right Mix)
George Benson – Love X Love (Koko Southport Mix)
KC & the Sunshine Band – Boogie Shoes
Beyonce – Get Me Bodied (Extended Mix)
Bill Withers – Lovely Day (DJ Eleven Remix)
Nu Shooz – I Can’t Wait
Maze & Frankie Beverly – Before I Let Go
Diana Ross – I’m Coming Out
Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons – December 1963
Teena Marie – Square Biz
McFadden & Whitehead – Ain’t No Stopping Us Now
Shalamar – A Night To Remember
Zapp – Dance Floor
Zapp – Doo Wa Diddy
Sheila E – A Love Bizarre
Tony! Toni! Tone! – Feels Good
Jean Knight – Mr. Big Stuff
King Floyd III – Groove Me
Otis Redding – It’s Your Thing
Jackson 5 – I Want You Back (DJ Z-Trip Remix)
Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
Earth, Wind & Fire – Got To Get Your Into My Life
James Taylor – Your Smiling Face
Reo Speedwagon – Roll with the Changes
Bruce Springsteen – We Take Care of Our Own
U2 – Even Better Than the Real Thing
Stevie Wonder – Signed, Sealed, Delivered
Bruce Springsteen – We Take Care of Our Own

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  • http://www.djorion.com Orion

    too dope!

  • http://twitter.com/jackiehuba Jackie Huba

    Thanks for sharing this!

  • http://huphtur.nl huphtur

    Most the song in a handy playlist: http://rd.io/x/QV51hDNHSws

  • http://twitter.com/HBPolymath Tiffoknee

    Yes!

  • http://www.facebook.com/WESLEYWAYNE1 Wesley Wayne

    I was watching and was like who is djing or put together a mix for this? I was like they have a DJ & they are playing all my jams to my Moms, great job/selections sir… what an honor.