Essential songs the other guy

I liked this thread a lot. I feel that people generally made really interesting choices. My question: If you had to live with someone else's choices, whose would it be? I'll go with Mitch2, followed closely by the N'awlins flavored list proposed by Siliab.

The header should read 5 essential songs - in reference to the thread started here last week.
Had me wondering if I was having a bad dyslexia day.