Author Courtney Smith joins to offer her expertise on an urgent topic in advance of Valentine’s Day: Can we abstract the sexiest songs of all time into a universal list of arousing musical qualities? We try our best by examining five decades of pop sexiness, discovering lyrical lingerie, and consider the most (and least) seductive instruments.
- Nina Simone – I Want Some Sugar in My Bowl
- Donna Summer – Love to Love You Baby
- INXS – Need You Tonight
- Portishead – Glory Box
- Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire
- The Weeknd – Often
Check out Courtney’s article Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby: Every Trick You Need to Seduce Someone with a Playlist on Refinery29