Songs for the Summer

Every summer vacation needs a soundtrack. Search our catalog for CDs you can borrow from your local library or listen to music on-the-go by streaming albums with Hoopla. Whether on the road or in the air, on a staycation or a destination abroad, try these tunes for your summer activities!

Song of the Summer and More

Album cover for "Dance Latin #1 Hits 2.0"Album cover for "Fifty Big Ones: Greatest Hits" by The Beach BoysAlbum cover for the "Grease" movie soundtrackAlbum cover for "The Block"

"Despacito" by Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, and Justin Bieber

According to Mashable, "Despacito" has been named 2017's song of the summer by being in the top spot on the charts and setting a record for most-streamed song. Find it on the album Dance Latin #1 Hits 2.0.

"Surfin' Safari" and more songs by The Beach Boys

With hits like "Kokomo," "Good Vibrations," and "California Girls," The Beach Boys usually bring up images of fun in the sun. Try their compilation albums The Very Best of The Beach Boys: Sounds of Summer and Fifty Big Ones: Greatest Hits.

"Summer Nights" by John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John

Hear about Danny and Sandy's summer romance with this duet from the soundtrack to Grease.

"Summertime" by New Kids on the Block (NKOTB)

When New Kids on the Block reunited a few years ago, they released their first new album The Block, which featured the song "Summertime."

What is your favorite song to listen to in the summer? Comment below!

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