Don’t Diss the Disco

Many moons ago, I used to DJ in a band called the Disco Queens, with right (diss)honorable Irvine Welsh, and Kris Needs.

We scraped each other from floors everywhere from Manumission to Leith.

I was recently asked by one of my lovely girlfriends to compile a list of records to dance to at her wedding…

28th Street Crew – I Need A Rhythm/Jomanda – Make My Body Rock

Madonna- Music & Ray of Light

Sybil/Isaac Hayes – Walk on By

Kevin Saunderson/Reese- Rock to the beat

Frankie Goes to Hollywood – Relax

Robert Palmer -Addicted to Love

RUN DMC/Aerosmith – Walk This Way

Bowie-Let’s Dance

Cherelle- I didn’t mean to turn to you on

kool & the gang-Celebration

Justin Timberlake-Sexyback

Lovestation/womack&womack remix- Teardrops

The Emotions – Best of My Love

Earth Wind & Fire – September

Tina Turner-What’s Love Gotta Do

Derrick May-Strings of Life

Bob Sinclair- Gym Tonic

Rolling Stones

Heaven 17-Temptation


House of Pain-Jump Around

Chaka Khan – Ain’t Nobody/Do you love what you feel/i feel for you

Sister Sledge – Lost In Music

T Rex – 21st Century Boy

Nirvana- Smells Like Teen Spirit

Guns n Roses- Mr Brownstone

Derrick L Carter- Sueno Latino

Donna Summer- I feel love – the 15 min version

Cameo- Single Life (not everyone’s married)

U2-Discoteque, Vertigo

Blueboy- Remember Me

Transvision Vamp- I want your love

Snap- the power, Blackbox, Yazoo.  hee hee…

Kylie- Cannae get ye outta me hed

Shirley Bassey & the Propellerheads- History Repeating

Primal scream- country girl/rocks off

Grace Jones- Pull up to the bumper baby

Zootwoman-It’s Automatic


Chilli Peppers-Californication

Foo Fighters- I’ll just go home with the drummer

Billy Idol, White Wedding

Eartha Kitt


New Order-Blue Monday

Duran Duran-Rio/or the one about models

Monie Love- It’s a Shame

Raze-Break for Love

Jackie Wilson-Higher & Higher

Stax, Motown,

Nina Simone-My baby just cares for…

Publc Image Ltd- Flowers of Romance


Missy Elliot-Freeeek on

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