Songs That Scream Summer

I gotta feeling that tonight’s gonna be a good night
That tonight’s gonna be a good night
That tonight’s gonna be a good, good night

– “I Gotta Feeling,” Black Eyed Peas

Certain songs come on and it’s impossible to control your response. You’re bobbing your head, singing at the top of your lungs. These are the songs of summer. Those songs that no matter how old scream: days at the beach, backyard BBQs and carefree days.

Well it’s the height of summer and I researched the tops songs from the past decade to create the ultimate summer playlist. Try not to feel too old when you see the release dates and if we missed your favorite summer song of 2005, 2007 or whenever say so in the comments.

Go on, watch these videos and sing and dance.

2005: “Don’t Cha,” Pussy Cat Dolls featuring Busta Rhymes

2006:”Hips Don’t Lie,”  Shakira

2007: “Umbrella” Jay Z and Rihanna

2008: “Forever,” Chris Brown

2009: “I Got a Feeling,” Black Eyed Peas

2010: “California Gurls,” Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg

2011: “Party Rock Anthem,” LMFAO

2012: “Call Me Maybe,” Carly Rae Jepsen

2013: “Blurred Lines,” Robin Thicke featuring  T.I. and Pharrell

2014: “All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor


Tell Us:  What you think the top summer song for this year is?