I was born in 1975. I graduated high school in 1993. The songs on this playlist reflect that. It’s either totally your thing or it’s totally not. I’m having a kitchen dance party as we speak.

Poison - Bel Biv Devoe

It Takes Two - Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock

Bust a Move - Young MC

Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice

Girl You Know It’s True - Milli Vanilli (fun fact… I saw them in concert. Definitely lip synching. Still amazing.)

Let Me Clear My Throat - DJ Kool

Fight for Your Right - Beastie Boys

The Power - Snap!

Rhythm Nation - Janet Jackson

Smooth Criminal - Michael Jackson (Yep. I separate the music from the scandal.)

Push It - Salt-N-Pepa

O.P.P. - Naughty by Nature

Hip Hop Hooray - Naughty by Nature

Mama Said Knock You Out - LL Cool J

Whoomp! There It Is - Tag Team

Informer - Snow

Here Comes the Hotstepper - Ini Kamoze

Jump - Kriss Kross

Jump Around - House of Pain

I’m Too Sexy - Right Said Fred

Baby Got Back - Sir Mix-A-Lot

Humpin’ Around - Bobby Brown

Buffalo Stance - Neneh Cherry

Ain’t 2 Proud 2 Beg - TLC

Mr. Vain - Culture Beat

Pump Up the Jam - Technotronic

Twilight Zone - 2 Unlimited

Feels Good - Tony! Toni! Tone!

Now That We Found Love - Heavy D. & The Boyz

Good Vibrations - Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch

The Look - Roxette

3 A.M. Eternal - The KLF

Round and Round - Tevin Campbell

2 Legit 2 Quit - MC Hammer

Tootsie Roll - 69 Boyz

Back to Life - Soul II Soul

The Humpty Dance - Digital Underground

I Wish - Skee-Lo

Gonna Make You Sweat - C + C Music Factory

Rump Shaker - Wreckx-N-Effect

Funky Cold Medina - Tone-Loc

Wild Thing - Tone-Loc

Groove is in the Heart - Deee-Lite

Control - Janet Jackson

Black or White - Michael Jackson

C’mon n’ Ride It (The Train) - Quad City DJ’s

Another Night - Real McCoy

Cantaloop (Flip Fantastia) - US3

Da’ Dip - Freak Nasty

Come Baby Come - K7

Everybody Everybody - Black Box

Be My Lover - La Bouche

The Bomb! (These Sounds Fall Into My Mind) - The Bucketheads

Ready to Go - Republica

Better Off Alone - Alice DJ

Rhythm of the Night - Corona

It Feels So Good - Sonique

Rub You the Right Way - Johnny Gill

Jennifer Waldman