It’s officially summer and time to make that hit summer songs playlist for parties, holidays and road trips! Get ready for all your warm-weather adventures this year will be sorted with our 10 songs to put on your playlist to get you in the mood for summer.
Whether it be a road trip going nowhere, sunbathing in the local park or having a BBQ, summer is all about the music. You’ll need a soundtrack of the best songs for summer to accompany you wherever you go, and, regardless of your taste, these fresh tunes are essential this summer.
1.‘Cool’ by Jonas Brothers
The Jonas Brothers are back with our first song for your summer playlist. The music video for this track speaks for itself, its short and sweet with summer vibes for days. The Jonas Brothers are looking cool and loving life, just as you should be this summer!
2. ‘I Don’t Care’ by Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran have paired up again after their 2015 hit ‘Love Yourself’ to bring us this sweet summer tune of ‘I Don’t Care’. Cynical as it might be, this song is chill and easy to dance to, so a perfect hit for your summer songs playlist.
3. ‘Old Town Road (Remix)’ by Lil Nax X feat. Billy Ray Cyrus
Even though this tune came out three months ago, we can’t get enough of it. This hit first got attention from being banned on country radio, despite country king Billy Ray Cyrus’ involvement, but ironically, it’s been a hit ever since and we’re not going to stop loving it any time soon.
4. ‘Bad Guy’ by Billie Eilish
Electro-pop queen Billie Eilish is high up on our summer songs playlist. Even though this song has mostly chill vibes, it’s perfect for a late night dance in the club. Catch Billie at multiple festivals this summer as she takes the pop world by storm.
5. ‘If I Can’t Have You’ by Shawn Mendez
This upbeat, snazzy pop-rock track by American singer and songwriter Shawn Mendez is a definite hit for our summer songs playlist, it’s great to groove along to and we can guarantee it’ll get stuck in your head all summer long.
6. ‘Talk’ by Khalid
Continuing the chill summer vibes is Khalid, with this cool urban track. We’re loving Khalid at the moment, and it doesn’t look like he’s gonna stop releasing new music anything soon, so add this current hit to your summer songs playlist and get ready to drive on a slow road going nowhere.
7. ‘Nikes’ by Jake Miller
Jake Miller takes us back to the 80’s with this bouncing summer tune. It’s catchy and upbeat, so get ready and join Jake and get your Nikes on and get ready to dance your heart out all summer.
8. ‘Not OK’ by Kygo and Chelsea Cutter
Kygo is bringing the old school vibes back just in time for summer with this new collab with US artist Chelsea Cutter to bring you this edgy breakup banger, perfect for those late summer nights just having a good time with friends.
9. ‘Me’ by Taylor Swift Feat Brendon Urie
T-Swift is back with this summer pop anthem featuring Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie, after almost a decade of different albums with different sounds, Taylor continues to dominate the charts and with this banger and killer music video, you’ll be bobbing along to it all summer!
10. ‘Wish Wish’ by DJ Khaled, Cardi B, 21 Savage
DJ Khaled has done it again and brought together some of our favourite artists for this hip summer jam, add it to your summer songs playlist for the perfect summer party vibe all night long!