Thursday, 6 February 2020

Disco Playlist




The much-maligned genre of disco was one that dominated my mid-late teenage years. It was everywhere - on the radio, on the TV, in fashion. Its music is finite, however, covering a relatively short period. So, here are some of those glitter ball floor fillers.

1. Stayin’ Alive - The Bee Gees
2. Disco Inferno - The Trammps
3. Ladies Night - Kool & The Gang
4. Boogie Wonderland - Earth, Wind & Fire
5. Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel - Tavares
6. Rock The Boat - Hues Corporation
7. Use It Up, Wear It Out - Odyssey
8. Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now - McFadden & Whitehead
9. The Hustle - Van McCoy
10. Good Times - Chic
11. Never Can Say Goodbye - Gloria Gaynor
12. Funky Town -  Lipps Inc.

13. Native New Yorker - Odyssey
14. Celebration - Kool & The Gang
15. That’s The Way (I Like It) - KC & The Sunshine Band
16. More Than A Woman - Tavares
17. Is It Love You’re After - Rose Royce
18. Night Birds - Shakatak
19. Night Fever - The Bee Gees
20. Nights On Broadway - Candi Staton
21. If I Can’t Have You - Yvonne Elliman
22. I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
23. The Mighty Power Of Love - Tavares
24. Boogie Nights - Heatwave
25. Street Life - The Crusaders
26. Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground) - The Jacksons
27. You Should Be Dancing - The Bee Gees
28. We Are Family - Sister Sledge
29. Don’t Leave Me This Way - Thelma Houston
30. Off The Wall - Michael Jackson


  

31. Everybody Dance - Chic
32. I’m Every Woman - Chaka Khan
33. The Best Of My Love - The Emotions
34. Knock On Wood - Amii Stewart
35. Car Wash - Rose Royce
36. Love Come Down - Evelyn “Champagne” King
37. Jive Talkin’ - Andy Gibb
38. Get Down Tonight - KC & The Sunshine Band
39. This Is It - Melba Moore
40. Love Train - The O’Jays
41. Lost In Music - Sister Sledge
42. Love Hangover - Diana Ross
43. Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough - Michael Jackson
44. You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) - Sylvester
45. Oops Upside Your Head - The Gapp Band
46. Get Down On It - Kool & The Gang
47. September - Earth, Wind & Fire
48. Hot Stuff - Donna Summer
49. I Haven’t Stopped Dancin’ Yet - Gonzalez
50. Rock Your Baby - George McCrae
51. I Can Make You Feel Good - Shalamar
52. Bad Luck - Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes
53. Rock With You - Michael Jackson
54. Shadow Dancing - Andy Gibb
55. Young Hearts Run Free - Candi Staton
56. I Feel Love - Donna Summer
57. Fantasy - Earth, Wind & Fire
58. Boogie Shoes - KC & The Sunshine Band
59. Blame It On The Boogie - The Jacksons
60. Le Freak - Chic
61. Back To My Roots - Odyssey
62. Disco Stomp - Hamilton Bohannon
63. (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop - The Fatback Band
64. I Wanna Dance Wit ‘Choo - Disco Tex & The Sex-O-Lettes
65. Get Down Saturday Night - Oliver Cheatham
66. I’ve Seen That Face Before - Grace Jones
67. Lady Marmalade - Labelle
68. You Gave Me Love - Crown Heights Affair
69. Shame - Evelyn “Champagne” King
70. Get Dancin’ - Disco Tex & The Sex-O-Lettes