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The Best Summer Songs Of All Time

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(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

There is something about summertime and the perfect summer song. Summer and summer songs have provided the perfect soundtrack to days spent at the beach, at the lake, at the mall, or just cruisin’ down the street with the windows down. Rolling Stone magazine recently released a list of the 50 Best Summer Songs of All Time, and all these songs will bring back memories for just about everyone.

Let’s take a look at the the Top 10 Best Summer Songs:

10. “Cruel Summer” – Bananarama

9. “Summertime” – DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

8. “Vacation” – The Go-Gos

7. “Summer In The City ” Lovin’ Spoonful

6. “Hot Fun In The Summertime” Sly & The Family Stone

5. “Rockaway Beach” – The Ramones

4. “California Girls” – The Beach Boys

3. “School’s Out” – Alice Cooper

2. “Summertime Blue” – Eddie Cochran

1. “Dancing in the Street” – Martha and the Vandellas

We went around the room and reminisced about our favorite summertime songs.

Julie’s favorite summertime songs reach WAY BACK.

“Elvira” – Oak Ridge Boys

“Boys of Summer” – Don Henley

John’s favorite summertime songs span the spectrum.

“Magic Carpet Ride” – Steppenwolf

“Country Grammar” – Nelly

Tony’s favorite summertime songs come from his high school days.

“Gin and Juice” – Snoop Dogg

“Centerfield” – John Fogerty

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