DJ Scilla has a strict regimen for editing her playlists. “I play it in my car for a week — if I don’t skip any songs, it’s good.” Here, Scilla’s fast-forward-proof picks. Hear them now on Spotify.


If I Had a Hammer — Trini Lopez
Mississippi Isabel — King Charles
Stardust — Hoagy Carmichael
Wooly Bully — Sam the Sham and The Pharaohs
Passion Flower — Mina
Last Train to Memphis — Bobby Charles
Matilda — Harry Belafonte
Wagon Wheel — Old Crow Medicine Show
5 Years Time — Noah and the Whale