As the mercury begins to tumble in Gotham, allow us to put a little sizzle in your step. Tying in with two blowout shows at the Paradise Theater from sultry London outfit the xx (not to mention rock's sweatiest week in the city, CMJ), we present our list of the sexiest songs in existence. Once that's put you in the mood, check out NYC's best hookup bars—or if you're feeling refined, the city's classiest live-music venues. And for those of us still firmly in the gutter, tune in to our top 25 oral sex songs. Let's get it on, NYC!
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50 best sex songs ever
Let our playlist take you by the hand, whisper sweet nothing in your ear, and lead you all the way to the bedroom.
Top 25 oral sex songs
Celebrating the art of oral in pop music
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Classiest jazz haunts
Where to go for some old-fashioned seduction.
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The Sex issue 2012
Our annual investigation of the state of mating in NYC.