Bwog’s Late Night Dining/Procrastinating Correspondent Carolyn Ruvkun asked the staff of JJ’s Place to compile “celebrity playlists.”  As follows is what they returned with great excitement; Bwog proudly presents you with enough conversation starters to last you through the semester. Procrastinate on, friends.


  • Clear Touch, “Freestyle”
  • Noel, “Silent Morning”
  • Michael Jackson, “Beat it”
  • Cynthia, “Endless Nights”
  • Lil Wayne, “Got Money”
  • Beyonce, “If I Were a Boy”
  • Jay-Z,  “Jockin”
  • Judy Torres, “No Reason to Cry”
  • Lil Wayne, “Mrs. Officer”
  • Coro, “Where are you tonight?”
  • Giggles, “Love Letter”


  • Wu Tang Clan, “C.R.E.A.M”
  • Weezer, “Sweater Song”
  • Queen and David Bowie, “Under Pressure”
  • Queen, “Another One Bites the Dust”
  • Jimmy Hendrix, “Foxy”
  • Biggie Smalls, “Big Poppa”
  • James Brown, “Funky Drummer”
  • Otis Redding, “Sitting on the Dock of the Bay”
  • Smokey Robinson, “Tears of a Clown”
  • Temptations, “The Girl’s Alright With Me”


  • Hector Acosta, “Primavera Azul”
  • Aventura, “El Malo”
  • Don Omar, “Hasta Abajo”
  • Frankie Ruiz, “Tu Con El”
  • Maxwell, “Woman’s Worth”
  • Luis Enrique, “Yo No Se Manana”
  • R. Kelly, “A Woman’s Threat”
  • Hector Lavoe, “El Cantante”
  • Arcangel, “Pa Que La Pases Bien”
  • El Torito, “Tu Primera Vez”


  • Ali Farka Toure, “Arsani”
  • Eddie Floyd, “Big Bird”
  • Television, “Friction”
  • Neutral Milk Hotel, “Two-Headed Boy”
  • Iggy Pop, “The Passenger”
  • Gang of Four, “Not Great Men”
  • Liz Phair, “Johnny Sunshine”
  • Mable John, “Don’t You Hit Me No More”
  • Little Joy, “With Strangers”
  • Big Mama Thornton, “Hound Dog”


  • BB King, “Big Boss Man”
  • Ester Dean ft. Chris Brown, “Drop it Low Girl”
  • Betty Wright, “Tonight Is the Night”
  • Theodis Ealey, “Stand Up In It”
  • Z.Z. Hill, “Love Is So Good When You Are Stealing It”
  • Ray Charles, “I Got a Woman”
  • Michael Jackson, “This Girl Is Mine”
  • Betty Wright, “Woman to Woman”
  • Lenny Williams, “‘Cause I Love You”
  • Shirley Murdock, “As We Lay”


  • Prince, “When Doves Cry”
  • Al Green, “For the Good Times”
  • Aretha Franklin, “A Rose Is Still a Rose”
  • Whispers, “A Song For Donny”
  • Ashford and Simpson, “Solid As a Rock”
  • Baby Face, “When Can I See You Again”
  • Chaka Kahn, “Through the Fire”
  • Chicago, “If You Leave Me Now”
  • Sam Cooke, “Frankie and Johnny”
  • The Whispers, “Get You In The Mood”
  • Manhattans, “I Kinda Miss You”


  • Rick James, “Super Freak”
  • TI feat. Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Kanye West and M.I.A, “Swagga Like Us”
  • Young Jeezy, “Vacation”
  • Daddy Yankee, “Somos Asi Underground”
  • Lipps Inc, “Funky Town”
  • Barry White, “Ain’t No Stopping Us Now”
  • Chic, “Good Times”
  • Young Jeezy, “My President Is Black”
  • Ludacris feat. T Pain, “One More Drink”
  • Fat Joe, “Lean Back”