Soul and joy.

Crooners in solitude.

1960s grit and fun.

Smooth and dreamy Italian.

Groovy new wave and alternative.

Devastatingly soulful.

Sultry lady crooners.

Stellar uplifting disco. 

Cool modern gals with lovely voices.

Like being in a Woody Allen movie, but nix the Woody Allen part.

Heartfelt twang.

Slick and smooth 1990s.

For any context and any crowd, this playlist will do the trick.