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October 23, 2015 / Release Date
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A really great debut EP. I'm so glad Joe Jonas didn't give up after his failure of a solo career and gave it a go with another band. It paid off. There's something compelling about DNCE and the songs are witty, catchy and fun. I can't wait for their debut album, they have big things ahead of them. Definitely recommend this one.
Favorite songs: Toothbrush; Jinx
bleh. fun but boring and a bit generic. has some very retro-sounding production however. behind the corny lyrics there is actually some solid instrumentation.
fav tracks: cake by the ocean
Before I start, I'm going to say this now... I love the EP. I'll explain my rating. When I heard that their debut single was called Cake by the Ocean, I kept thinking wtf? It sounded like a joke to me. Then they released the EP and I saw the tracklist. Rather than a proper introduction to them, it felt like it was a joke. The strange thing about that? The EP is pretty good.

Key tracks: Jinx, Cake by the Ocean
Most of the songs on this EP are very dancy. 'Cake by the Ocean' is dancy. This is kind of motivational to me as it encourages me to do whatever the heck I want, just go for it. I listened to this one day when I was feeling bad and I felt encouraged and it's like go crazy, a good crazy. Joe singing 'waste time with a masterpiece' makes me go ' I'm such an awesome person!"

Toothbrush is very dancy as well. Joe's vocals are great and so are Cole's and Jinjoo's. The beat is great. It has ... read more
► WORST TRACKS: "Cake by the Ocean" and "Pay My Rent"
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Track List

  1. Cake by the Ocean
  2. Pay My Rent
  3. Toothbrush
  4. Jinx
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