the disco fever blog

I’ve been a DJ for over 25 years and have picked up quite a bit of knowledge in that time so in my blog you’ll find tons of useful information, playlists and more!

The most requested party songs of 2021!

What a crazy year 2021 was! Despite not being officially allowed to get back to work until the 19th of July, I still managed to squeeze in 61 events before the end of the year and in that time managed to play over 3,200 tracks! But what were the most popular tunes? My annual chart continues with the biggest party bangers of 2021!

5 popular post-COVID first dance songs in 2021!

5 modern first dance songs for 2022

The last 18 months have been a bit of a blur no thanks to COVID but weddings are back, bigger and better than before! When it comes to the first dance couples are often stuck for ideas. Do you go for a classic or modern first dance? It’s a difficult choice but I’m here to help you out!

The 10 most requested Garage tracks

UK Garage has remained a very popular choice for music at parties over the past few years so I thought it was about time I came up with a list of the top 10 most requested tracks!

Leap year love!

It’s the 29th Feb and it’s a very special day! But why do women traditionally propose on this day? Where did the tradition come from?

Real Weddings – Lizzie & Jay

Lizzie & Jay booked me in March 2019 to DJ at their wedding last night and it was pretty clear right from the off that they were well into their music!

Where’s the party?

It may seem like a stupid question. Surely the party is at the venue you’ve chosen, right? WRONG! Where YOU are is way more important than you think!

When should you book your wedding DJ?

This is an all too common question seen on the internet.  Everyone has their own idea, but what’s the truth? A real wedding DJ reveals all…

Are you a song clicker?

Has the digital age shortened our attention spans? Are you more likely to keep skipping through music now than you were before streaming services became popular? You could be a song clicker!

5 tips to help you make the most of a photo booth!

Photo booths are a great entertainment add-on for weddings and any other kind of party and there’s something about a box of fancy dress stuff and a camera that make it very hard for even the shyest of people to ignore.

5 top tips to keep your dance floor packed!

Ask ANYONE and they’ll tell you that their worst nightmare is an empty dance floor so here are my top tips to help get the party rocking and keep it going strong all night!

Wedding band or DJ? YOU decide!

In this post, I put the age-old question to the test. What’s better? A Wedding band or a DJ? Is there a clear, definitive answer? Let’s find out!

10 awesome father & daughter songs

Get your guests some tissues because these 10 awesome Father & Daughter dance songs are going to have everyone in floods of tears!

The 10 best final songs of the night

As if choosing your first dance isn’t hard enough, the final song of the night is just as important! Here are 10 of the best tracks to end any party with!

Real Weddings – Charlie & Ellen

What do you get when you have a beautiful venue and a crowd up for an amazing party? You get one of the best weddings I’ve ever DJ’d at!

The most requested party songs of 2017!

The numbers are in and have been verified and checked! Based on all the events I DJ’d at in 2017, here are the top 100 songs I played throughout the year!

Real Weddings – Phoebe & Arni

I had the honour of being the DJ at Phoebe and Arni’s recent wedding. In this blog post, I look at all the cool songs I played to get people dancing!

An introduction to MyEventPlanner

MyEventPlanner is offered FREE to anyone who books with Disco Fever. But what is it and what can it do? I made a video, check it out!

Introducing Ellie Sax

What happens when you team up a DJ with a saxophone? Meet Ellie Sax, one of the most sought-after sax players in the world!