The "Gah! People Are Coming Over" Playlist

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Allow us to set the scene. It's Thursday night, and four of your friends are on their way over. You've got a couple bottles of wine, a new bottle of whiskey, and Seamless is on the way. This isn't a "party" party, but you still need a good soundtrack to kick back, relax, and chill out (without putting everyone in a coma).
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With such a scenario in mind, we've selected 16 tracks that straddle the line between low-key hang and casual soirée. Featuring Kanye, CHVRCHES, Sky Ferreira, Danny Brown, and more, these are songs that should set the mood without making everyone feel awkward that no one is twerking.
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