The Verge Playlist: Future Jock Jams
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At some point on Sunday, if youre watching the Super Bowl, youll hear a familiar sound. Not the sound of a referee making a bad call, or the sound of an abandoned hot dog falling to the floor, or the sound of half-drunk fans growling at other half-drunk fans. No, I’m talking about the sound of jock jams; the only sound capable of satisfying an entire stadium of aggressively competitive people with a lot of money. There’s “Tootsie Roll,” “Pump Up The Jam,” “It Takes Two.” Even if you haven’t listened to those songs in years, I bet you can hear them in your head right now if you try.
Inspired by the mid-90s compilation tapes of the same name, Ive put together a playlist of “Future Jock Jams.” Not songs that will be jock jams in the…