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Top 40 Dance/Electronica Singles of 2015 (#20-11)

Continuing our countdown of the best dance/electronica singles of 2015 (40-31 is here, 30-21 is here), here’s a look at numbers 20-11. 20) Hurts – “Lights” Teaming up with Rhye’s Robin Hannibal, dramatic synth-pop duo Hurts embraced their previously hidden funk side on a slinky serenade which suggests they should lighten up a little more often. 19) Class Actress – “More Than You” Accompanied by a provocative noir-ish video that […]


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MIMO Top 40 Dance/Electronica Singles of 2014 (15-11)

We’re counting down the best dance/electronica singles of 2014 (40-36 here, 35-31 here, 30-26 here, 25-21 here, 20-16 here). We’ll pick it up now at number 15. 15) Jungle – “Busy Earnin’” Surely the slinkiest reflection on the credit crunch ever recorded, enigmatic electro-soul duo Jungle lived up to all their early hype with an impossibly infectious blend of chirruping brass hooks and falsetto-led melodies that could have been mistaken […]


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The Electronic Music Playlist July 2014

From a former Mercury Prize winner’s unexpected sample of a Miley Cyrus track, to a reworking of a two-step garage classic, to the classy return of Britain’s premier soul chanteuse; here’s a look at five of the best dance/electronica tracks you need to look out for this July. Jessie Ware – “Tough Love” British chanteuse Jessie Ware delivered one of the most stunning albums of 2012 with Devotion, and this […]


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Electronic Music Playlist (January 2014)

From an unexpected venture into dance music from a Hollywood veteran to an inspired reimagining of a Whitney Houston classic, here are five dance/electronic tracks you need to hear this January. Foxes – “Holding Onto Heaven” Following on from the triumphant “Youth,” Zedd vocalist Foxes continues in a similarly dramatic vein with a slow-building blend of soaring strings and skittering breakbeats which suggests that her forthcoming debut album, Glorious, may […]