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As tempting as it is to simply jam out to "Get Lucky" on repeat all summer long, even that dreamy Pharrell can reach our burnout threshold, eventually. And, what with variety being the spice of life and all, we thought we'd help you mix up your summer soundtrack with some fresh and out-of-the-box tracks. Did we mention they've all been personally recommended by some of the hottest DJ acts in town?
As far as the tracks go, some are old, some are new. Some are house, some are funk. Some are perfect for chilling with your Pimms and pals, and others are guaranteed to rev up your late-night beachfront bashes. But, all are made for summer listening, and none are likely to ever be heard on Heart.
Ready to push play? Click through to listen to the ultimate summer playlist.
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