Saturday, March 19, 2011


Fatback DC is one of the most popular club events/DJ collectives in the DC area for those who like the soulful side of dance floor music. The fatback crew team up tonite at LIV on U Street (corner of U & 11th). They are all about “funk, soul, boogaloo and more from around the globe.”

Fatback recently celebrated their 3 year anniversary, releasing a list of their top 30 jams:

1. Outstanding (Gap Band)

2. Lean On Me (Bill Withers)
3. Gimme Some Lovin (Spencer Davis Group)
4. Age of Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (5th Dimension)
5. Shotgun (Jr. Walker & The Allstars)
6. I Love Music (O’Jays)

7. Million Dollar Bill (Whitney Houston)
8. Real Love (Mary J. Blige)
9. Bounce Rock Skate Roll (Vaughn Mason & Crew)
10. Galaxy (War)
11. Can You Feel It (Jacksons)
12. Rock the Casbah (Brad Shitt Casbah breakdown)

13. Doing it to Death (Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s)
14. Cry To Me (Solomon Burke)
15. Twenty-Five Miles (Edwin Starr)
16. Italo Nitro (Fela v. Kano, Afrodisiac Soundsystem)
17. Love TKO (Teddy Pendergrass)
18. In the Basement (Etta James and Sugar Pie DeSanto)
19. All I Do (Stevie Wonder)

20. Law of the Land (Temptations)
21. Sunshine of Your Love (Spanky Wilson)
22. 96 Tears (? and The Mysterians)
23. Get Down on It (Kool & The Gang)
24. Pow Wow (Manny Corchado)
25. Ignition Remix (R. Kelly)

26. You Bring Out the Best in Me (D.I.T.)
27. Zorba the Greek
28. Stuck in the Middle with You (Stealers Wheel)
29. Firecracker (Mass Production)
30. Respect (Aretha Franklin)