The Sunset Sessions Wedding Cocktail Hour

November 23, 2016 by Gregg Hollmann

hawaiian_sunsetFor today’s wedding cocktail hour playlist, we are thrilled to welcome guest blogger DJ Troy Michael. Troy is a wedding DJ specialist based in Hawaii in the greater Honolulu area. Troy’s resume includes time in the San Francisco Bay area where he spun in numerous clubs and lounges. Troy’s approach to weddings is similar to our own – that is, a tasteful, music-centric approach with mixing and musical programming at the forefront. For more information about Troy’s wedding DJ services, visit

Troy has prepared a delightful “Sunset Sessions” set incorporating a variety of musical styles including soul, R&B, lounge, jazz, downtempo electronica and Latin cuts. Prominently, Troy’s highly musical playlist includes numerous cover versions of popular artists like Bob Marley, Disclosure and Corinne Bailey Rae. Two standout tracks from the set are “Everybody Loves the Sunshine”(Roy Ayers) and “Beautiful” (Triangle Sun).

Listen to all of these tracks (unmixed) on Troy’s Spotify channel by clicking here.

For a signature drink to enjoy while watching the sunset, Troy has selected the popular Cuban drink, the Mojito. For a mojito drink recipe, click here.

The Sunset Sessions Wedding Cocktail Hour – Compiled by Guest Blogger DJ Troy Michael

Summer Madness – Kool & The Gang
Catching a Wave – Cory Oliveros
Waiting in Vain – Lee Ritenour w/ Maxi Priest (cover)
Suavecito – Malo
Fall in Love – Badbadnotgood
Everybody Loves the Sunshine – Roy Ayers Ubiquity
Something Good – Juan Luis Guerra
Love Hangover – JetTricks featuring AdeFunke
When Ya Gotta Go Ya Gotta Go – Gelka
Days Like This (Spinna & Ticklah Club Mix) – Shaun Escoffery
Beautiful – Triangle Sun
Perfect Day – Michael Ashe
Lovers Rock – Sade
Latch – Daniela Andrade (cover)
Put Your Records On – Marcel Mangabeira (cover)
Night and Day – Bebel Gilberto (cover)
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