Quarantine DJ, DJ D-Nice, Just Created a Spotify Playlist – Here’s What’s On It

by Jeremy Spirogis
DJ D-Nice

It’s been every week since DJ D-Nice gave a mindblowing digital celebration on Instagram dwell. Fans are nonetheless speaking about it and fortuitously, Nice hasn’t slowed down on the extent of leisure he’s offering throughout quarantine. The widespread DJ has stepped the sport up even additional by partnering with Spotify to provide music lovers a deal with within the type of a customized playlist to jam to whereas the nation stays in some degree of lockdown. 

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DJ D-Nice’s Instagram quarantine celebration

Nice determined to lift everybody’s spirits whereas beneath quarantine shut down as a result of coronavirus by planning an impromptu dwell stream celebration from his personal kitchen in his LA residence. The celeb DJ spared no expense in making a vibe that listeners would really feel at an precise packed membership. He arrange his residence station together with his well-known high hat he’s identified for sporting, his turntables and microphone, and a few of his favourite libations to get pleasure from all through his set.

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I by no means would’ve imagined that the very best celebration I’d create and DJ could be from the consolation of my own residence. Homeschool is a factor! Yesterday was completely insane. The quantity of artists and associates that just about partied with me far exceeded my expectations. I’m feeling nothing however gratitude. Thanks to all of you that supported. This has been an effective way to maintain our spirits excessive. Blessings! Sending some like to my household. Shout out to all of my trade execs! Much like to all the artists! JLo, Drake, Naomi Campbell, De La Soul, Black Thought, Diddy, Bun B., Keri Hilson, Will Packer, Gabrielle Union, H.E.R., America Ferrara, Donnie Wahlberg, Uncle Luke, Russell Simmons, Dapper Dan, Rob Morgan, Mary J. Blige, DJ Khaled, T.I., Kelly Rowland, Common, Lance Gross, Queen Latifah, DJ Clark Kent, Rich Medina, DJ Tony Touch, Stretch Armstrong, Traci Ellis Ross, Ne-Yo, Usher, DJ Premier, Swizz Beatz, NO I.D., Yvette Noel Schure, Erykah Badu, Fat Joe, Jay Electronica, PNB Rock, Nile Rogers, Fonzworth Bentley, Marisa Tomei, Michelle Williams, Victor Cruz, Karruenche Tran, Ciara, Daymond John, Angie Martinez, Groove Theory’s Bryce, Tank, Cam’ron, Ludacris, Fabolous, Dorian Missick, Yvette Nicole Brown, Tasha Smith, Jadakiss, Kwamé, Chris Spencer, Royale Watkins, Estelle, Bresha Webb, Jermaine Dupri, Vanessa Williams, DJ Aktive, Lee Daniels, Affion Crockett, MC Lyte, Ro James, D-Dot Angelette, Kenny Burns, Tika Sumpter, Marlon Wayans, Lauren London, Loni Love, Dallas Austin, June Ambrose, April Walker, Just Blaze, Kangol Kid from UTFO, Omar Epps, Keisha Epps, Roland Martin, Big Tigger, DJ Trauma, Lil Jon, Dule Hill, Jazmyn Simon, DJ Cassidy, Marsai Martin, Lance Gross, Anthony Hamilton, Young Guru, Lalah Hathaway, Carl Payne, Damien Hall, Denyce Lawton, Lennox Lewis, Niecy Nash, Mashonda, Erick Sermon, Jairobi, DJ Envy, DJ Enuff, Miles Brown, Lamann Rucker, Mark Brown, DJ VLuv, and extra. Wow! #DNiceHomeschool #DNicePictures #SelfPortrait.

A post shared by D-Nice (@dnice) on Mar 21, 2020 at 7:40am PDT

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For over 9 hours, Nice attracted over 100,000 viewers rocking to a combination of outdated and new music from almost each musical style. He performed hits by tons of of artists, together with: Ashford & Simpson, Chaka Khan, Prince, Maze that includes Frankie Beverly, Ludacris, Heavy D, Big Daddy Kane, Notorious B.I.G., Too Short, The Ying Yang Twins, Fela, Patrice Rushen, Evelyn “Champagne” King, Davido and Kenny Rogers simply to call just a few. 

Viewers from all over the world tuned in, together with some well-known faces — like the previous President Barack Obama! Nice had such an enormous turnout, that he returned for a second set the following day and sparked a motion for different DJ’s and artists to provide their followers related leisure throughout quarantine.

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His mission was to take individuals’s minds off of the unknown and assist with nervousness throughout this time and he did simply that. “Homeschool was a simple idea that was just a way to take my mind off of Coronavirus and the quarantine,” he advised The Root. “What I have always known is that music is powerful and has the ability to bring people together, so this was an opportunity for me to marry my passion and purpose together to help lift spirits.”

DJ D-Nice created a Spotify playlist for subscribers to have their very own quarantine celebration

After Nice’s iconic dwell Instagram session, Spotify took discover to Nice’s viewership and the affect it had not simply on on a regular basis individuals, but additionally on a number of the largest celebs. The music streaming service executives had been impressed and determined to make use of the chance and create a by no means earlier than seen partnership.

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Spotify tapped Nice to create an unique “Homeschool playlist,” named in honor of his widespread nine-hour quarantine half. The playlist options over 50 songs and sticks to Nice’s eclectic musical style, with tunes from soul singers like The Emotions, Stevie Wonder, Teena Marie – dance tunes from artists like Cherrelle and Sylvester – and funk music from others like Chaka Khan and Rufus. 

Nice is a fan of Spotify and even labored with the streaming service earlier than, spinning tunes at their Best New Artist celebration in each 2019 and 2020.

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“I am honored and humbled to partner with Spotify on the official Homeschool Playlist,” Nice stated in an official assertion. “This list will rotate on songs that are guaranteed to make listeners dance and enjoy themselves. Stay tuned for more updates to this list.”

The playlist is accessible for streaming now. Now, followers can have their very own digital dance celebration with hand-selected tunes from Nice at their very own discretion. 

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