Songs for special occasions

Counting down to New Years Eve? Singing along to your national anthem? Need to break out Happy Birthday or the Bridal Waltz? Nightlife has you covered with our wide range of songs for special occasions.


You can use the Manage My Nightlife app to:

  • Play songs suited to special occasions, including:
    – New Years Eve and Chinese New Years Eve countdown
    – Auld Lang Syne
    – Happy Birthday
    – The Ode
    + more, all available in the Occasions list on your system
  • Schedule these songs to play at a certain date and time.

Getting started

To get started, you will need to:

  • Be a Nightlife customer
  • Download the free Manage My Nightlife app from the App Store or Google Play to your phone, or use the web-app on your PC
  • Have your Manage My Nightlife login credentials ready
  • Sign into the app on your phone, Turntablet® or PC.


Playing an occasion song:

  1. Sign into the Manage My Nightlife app or web-app
  2. Go to Menu > Search Songs
  3. Tap the Genre tab, then scroll down the results and find the ‘Occasions’ genre
  4. Tap the ‘Occasions’ genre and browse the list to find your special song
  5. If you want to play your song immediately, tap the + icon. Your song will be loaded next in the playlist queue.

Scheduling an occasion song to play at a specific date and time

  1. Follow steps 1 through to 4 above
  2. When you’ve found your special song in the ‘Occasions’ genre, tap the arrow to expand the song details. In the expanded view, tap the clock icon which opens the scheduling window
  3. Use the scheduler to set the date and time that you want the song to play
  4. Choose whether you want the special song to interrupt the playing song at the date and time specified, or play after the playing song has finished
  5. Tap ‘Schedule’ to apply your changes. You will see a clock icon in the Current Playlist indicating a song (or songs) is scheduled to play.

To delete a scheduled occasion song, tap the clock icon in the Current Playlist tab. In this menu, tap the circle to select the song and then tap the trash icon.

Updated on February 13, 2020

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