Everybody loves low frequencies, right? To celebrate all things bass we've rounded up a list of some of our favourite test tracks when it comes to the bottom end. Volume isn't everything, quite the opposite, so expect subtlety and detail, as well as the occasional trouser-flapper. Whether you're listening to a stereo system or a decent pair of headphones, you're in your car or testing a subwoofer , all of these tracks will help when it comes to figuring out how your set-up handles low pitch frequencies. From reggae to rock, classical to dance, there should be something to tickle your fancy, with double bass, bass guitar and serious sub-bass all on show. You can get a taste for the tracks via YouTube below, or head straight to our Apple Music , Spotify and Tidal playlists where you can find all 25 in one place. An instantly-recognisable slice of early 80s funk, thanks in no small part to its fat slap of a bassline. Sliding up and down the bottom-end of the frequency spectrum, the plucked bass notes should sound punchy, natural and full of detail.
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39. The Cure - The Lovecats
When it comes to music, everyone has their own preferences. Some tend to prefer songs that are loud, while others prefer a gentle tune. Songs with good bass also has their own base to cater to. However, it is not easy to choose the great ones. Worry not, we are here to help you find the best bass songs. Even when it comes to bass music, everyone has their own preferences. There are a lot of bass songs and they are all different. So, you need a list which can point you in the right direction, providing you a wide range of songs to choose from and here we are. Without much ado, here are some of the songs with good bass. When talking about songs with best bass, it is hard not to talk about this widely popular hit by David Guetta with Sia.
24. Rio – Duran Duran (John Taylor)
View Product Details. Don't have an account? Sign Up. Bass music is one of the building blocks of southern Hip-Hop and one of Hip-Hop's most distinct sounds and styles. It populated dancefloors across the South as far back as the mids, with roots in both the clashing electro of Mantronix and the futuristic bombast of the Soulsonic Force. With pioneers like Luther "Luke" Campbell and DJ Magic Mike at the forefront, it became a huge commercial force in the s, before being supplanted by coming styles like crunk. It's always guaranteed to get everybody sweatin' and the fastest way to turn the party up. So we picked 25 of the greatest bass songs.
But first, what do we mean by the greatest bassline ever? Can there be such a thing? What this list tells us is that there is no one style that dominates the polls. We have metal in there, bass deployed in compositions that are far removed from the jazz-fusion as practised by Jaco Pastorius, who, no big surprise, made the cut.