’70s Music Modern Jive Freestyle

In my article ’70s Music Part 1, I came up with the idea of having a ’70s Music themed Modern Jive Freestyle. I have calculated that I will need 80 tracks to fill a four hour dance set. In the end I’ve made a list of ninety one songs. Here they are:

You can read the full article and listen to all the tracks by clicking on the links

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  1. You make me feel (Mighty Real) Sylvester
  2. Kissin’ in the back row of the movies The Drifters
  3. You’re more than a number in my little red book The Drifters
  4. My first, my last, my everything Barry White
  5. Copacabana Barry Manilow
  6. Love is in the air John Paul Young
  7. Ain’t no stopping us now McFadden & Whitehead
  8. Haven’t stopped dancing yet Gonzalez
  9. The best disco in town Ritchie Family
  10. Yes sir I can Boogie Baccara

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  1. Disco inferno The Trammps
  2. Knock on wood Amii Stewart
  3. Thunder in my heart Leo Sayer
  4. Relight my fire Take That
  5. Instant replay Dan Hartman
  6. Young hearts run free Candi Staton
  7. Burning love Elvis Presley
  8. You should be dancing The Bee Gees
  9. Night fever The Bee Gees
  10. More than a woman The Bee Gees

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  1. TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia) MFSB featuring The Three Degrees
  2. Backstabbers The O’Jays
  3. Love Train The O’Jays
  4. The love I lost Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes
  5. Don’t leave me this way Thelma Houston
  6. When will I see you again The Three Degrees
  7. K-Jee MFSB
  8. Scrub-board  The Trammps
  9. Bad bad Leroy Brown Jim Croce
  10. Daddy cool Boney M

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  1. Let’s stick together Brian Ferry
  2. Yellow river Christie
  3. Brown sugar The Rolling Stones
  4. Get it on T Rex
  5. Dancing Queen Abbacadabra
  6. Can’t get by without you The Real Thing
  7. Jolene Dolly Parton
  8. I love to love Tina Charles
  9. Saturday Night at The Movies The Drifters
  10. Rainbow Marmalade

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  1. Giving up, giving in The Three Degrees
  2. Law of the land The Temptations
  3. ABC The Jackson 5
  4. Blame it on the boogie The Jacksons
  5. Superstition (Funkanomics remix) Stevie Wonder
  6. Got to give it up Marvin Gaye
  7. Contact Edwin Starr
  8. H.A.P.P.Y. Radio Edwin Starr
  9. I wish Stevie Wonder
  10. Band of Gold Freda Payne
  11. You’ve got me dangling on a string Chairman of The Board

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  1. Get up (I feel like being a sex machine)  James Brown
  2. I know you got Soul  Bobby Byrd
  3. It’s too funky here  James Brown
  4. Uptown Funk/Superstition Mashup  Stevie Wonder & Bruno Mars
  5. Higher Ground  Stevie Wonder
  6. Do you wanna funk  Sylvester
  7. Movin’ Brass Construction
  8. Welcome to our world  Mass Production
  9. Lady’s night  Kool and The Gang
  10. Party is a groove thing  Peoples Choice

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  1. Feel the need in me  The Detroit Emeralds
  2. Maggie May  Rod Stewart
  3. It’s too late Carole King
  4. I will survive  Gloria Gaynor
  5. Heart of Glass  Blondie
  6. Hit me with your rhythm stick Ian Dury and The Blockheads
  7. Tragedy  The Bee Gees
  8. Crazy little thing called love  Queen
  9. Gimme, gimme, gimme (a man after midnight)  Abba
  10. I only want to be with you  The Tourists

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  1. You’re the one that I want  John Travolta and Olivia Newton John
  2. Denis  Blondie
  3. Baker Street  Undercover
  4. Dancing in the city  Marshall Hain
  5. Da ya think I’m sexy  Rod Stewart
  6. Shame, Shame, Shame  Shirley & Company
  7. Moviestar  Harpo
  8. Grease  Frankie Valli
  9. Sweet talking woman  Electric Light Orchestra
  10. Stumbli’ in  Suzi Quatro & Chris Normam

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  1. Shame  Evelyn ‘Champagne’ King
  2. Le Freak  Chic
  3. Crying at the discotheque  Alcazar
  4. Shake, shake, shake  KC & The Sunshine Band
  5. Don’t it make my brown eyes blue  Crystal Gayle
  6. Stuck in the middle with you  Stealers Wheel
  7. Black is black  La Belle Epoque
  8. Ain’t gonna bump no more  Joe Tex
  9. Love really hurts without you Billy Ocean
  10. Oops upside your head  The Gap Band