Playlist: The Morning After

If your special dinner guest stayed a bit longer than anticipated, you're now dealing with a different kind of entertaining. This is the type you do in sweatpants and glasses, unshowered, and definitely unkempt. Let's assume you had a great night with this extended guest, and now you want to send him home with a little extra love. Here's the jam for his toast.



Playlist: Dinnergeddon 7.0

This list started off with some South American flavors and then I fell into a black hole listening to the outrageous Rhythms Del Mundo discography. These musicians prove the value of a cover. Pairing with some of your current favorite artists (Bruno Mars, R.E.M.), they replay old favorites with a devastatingly new spin.

And, of course, I had to finish the list with Shakira. Hips don't lie folks.