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Ginger
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I see what you did there.


« on: November 13, 2009, 12:37:51 AM »

Melanie Fiona's "Give It to Me Right" is NOT a tango, I know this, but we're going to have to butcher/sweetheartize/wrangle something tangoey in to this if I can't find a better idea.

J's am partner for this fund-raiser likes "grrl p0wr" songs- chicks taking charge, whatever, but most of those for modern-day music "that you hear on the radio and recognize" are swings and cha-chas.

Does anyone have any suggestions for a good tango that feels danceably traditional... but isn't? I believe that Tango is one thing that should STAY 'purist'... but the people organizing DWOS aren't ballroom dancers, and frankly, as nice as they are, still don't know their asses from a hole in the ground, and don't take kindly to constructive criticism.

Help.
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« Reply #1 on: November 13, 2009, 01:31:33 AM »

Some Shakira?
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« Reply #2 on: November 14, 2009, 12:27:16 PM »

I've seen a Tango to Nelly Furtado - think it was 'Maneater'
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« Reply #3 on: November 14, 2009, 04:08:44 PM »

bust your windows: jazzmine sullivan
dirty dice: katie melhua
addicted; waldeck
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