A collection of social dance music in odd times, like the songs played at Richard Powers’ Unjammix (an Odd Ball of sorts).
Songs in 5/4 Time
For waltz moves that can be danced to 5/4 music, see the “Five-Step Waltz” section of Dancing Moves – Rotary Waltz.
- “Take Five” by Dave Brubeck
Shifting Time Signatures
- “Two Points for Honesty” (150 bpm) by Guster
- “Iris” (153 bpm) by The Goo Goo Dolls
- “Adolescents” (159 bpm) by Incubus
- “In My Blood” (159 bpm) by Starsailor
Includes a recommendation from Kevin Hsu.
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