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DJ Earworm Releases 2015 Super Mashup: “50 Shades of Pop”

Psssst… Hey. Hey you. Are you looking for some of that pure uncut pop music? ‘Cause DJ Earworm has what you’re jonesin’ for.

San Francisco-based mashup master DJ Earworm, AKA Jordan Roseman (perhaps the name used when his mom is calling him down for supper)  has released an annual mix of the year’s top pop music since 2007, and for 2015, he’s gone all out with a mashup of over 50 of our (and really everybody’s) favorite tracks. Entitled “50 Shades of Pop”, the slight euphoria-inducing super mashup includes all the Billboard-busters like Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Drake, and hello?!… no wait, I mean, hello… Adele.

Even if any one of the tracks from the year’s most popular artists didn’t make your toes tap, DJ Earworm’s mix is likely to do the trick. He’s expertly interwoven all of the of the different hits from different genres, and says of his assemblage that he “[tries] to get a feel of what is in the zeitgeist.” He also says that this year, “music has been going through a softer phase than it was a few years ago, so there’s that return of adult contemporary.” And even though the term “adult contemporary” reminds one of listening to Kenny G while waiting for a dental cleaning, DJ Earworm also says that this mix is “more eclectic than it was five years ago.” So we got that going for us, which is nice.

And, in case you’re inspired to download after watching the video, here is a list of the sampled tracks:

Adele, “Hello”
AlunaGeorge and DJ Snake, “You Know You Like It”
Andy Grammer, Honey, I’m Good.”
Ariana Grande ft. The Weeknd, “Love Me Harder”
Big Sean ft. E-40, “I Don’t F**k With You”
David Guetta ft. Nicki Minaj & Afrojack, “Hey Mama”
Demi Lovato, “Cool For The Summer”
Drake, “Hotline Bling”
Ed Sheeran, “Photograph”
Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”
Ellie Goulding, “Love Me Like You Do”
Fall Out Boy, “Centuries”
Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”
Fetty Wap ft. Remy Boyz, “679”
Fifth Harmony ft. Kid Ink, “Worth It”
Flo Rida ft. Sage The Gemini, “GDFR”
Jason Derulo, “Want To Want Me”
Justin Bieber, “Sorry”
Justin Bieber, “What Do You Mean”
Major Lazer ft. MO & DJ Snake, “Lean On”
Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”
Maroon 5, “Sugar”
Meghan Trainor, “Lips Are Movin”
Meghan Trainor ft. John Legend, “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”
Natalie La Rose ft. Jeremih, “Somebody”
Nick Jonas, “Jealous”
Nicki Minaj ft. Drake & Lil Wayne, “Truffle Butter”
Omarion ft. Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko, “Post To Be”
OMI, “Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix)”
One Direction, “Drag Me Down”
Pitbull ft. Ne-Yo, “Time Of Our Lives”
R. City ft. Adam Levine, “Locked Away”
Rachel Platten, “Fight Song”
Rihanna, “Bitch Better Have My Money”
Rihanna ft. Kanye West & Paul McCartney, “Four Five Seconds”
Sam Smith, “I’m Not The Only One”
Selena Gomez ft. A$AP Rocky, “Good For You”
Shawn Mendes, “Stitches”
SIlento, “Watch Me”
Skrillex & Diplo ft. Justin Bieber, “Where Are U Now”
Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”
Taylor Swift, “Style”
Taylor Swift, “Bad Blood”
Taylor Swift, “Wildest Dreams”
Tove Lo, “Talking Body”
Walk The Moon, “Shut Up And Dance”
Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
The Weeknd, “Earned It”
The Weeknd, “The Hills”
The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”

What do you think of DJ Earworm’s epic poptacular mashapalooza? Did it provide you with some much-needed “rump-rattling beats” (Futurama shout-out!), or just make your rumpy grumpy? Let us know in the comments section below!

HT: Spin
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