Chilled Summertime Playlist

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I’ve gone and done another playlist. This time it’s for chilled out summer days, where all you want to do is drink Pimms, eat Cornettos and soak up all the Vitamin D whilst it lasts. So slap on the SPF, spark up your BBQ and play these lovely summery tunes.

Expect lots of old school soul, Neo-soul, and a bit of 60s pop, rap, reggae, jazz, indie and The Fresh Prince. You’re welcome.

Which one is your favourite? Mine’s probably the Mamas & the Papas (though I love every single song).

 

24 comments

  1. SickChristine · June 19

    I love it! I’m going to have Nina Simone in my head all day now, not a bad thing.

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  2. shelleywilson72 · June 25

    Ooh, I love this! x

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  3. emfletche · June 25

    Dusty followed by Otis…a perfect Sunday morning!

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  4. Gabe Burkhardt · June 25

    Here comes the sun is perfect for today. Cheers!

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  5. Lucy Mitchell · June 25

    Aghhhhh – omg what a fab playlist!!! I am in my kitchen ready to boogie now. Love it!

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    • thebeasley · June 25

      Excellent! I can’t stop listening to it, though I suppose I’d say that as I picked all the tunes x

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  6. lindahobden · June 25

    Love all the songs but I think that the one that screams summer to me is “Summer In The City”. I would’ve added to the list Shakatak’s “Nightbird” to the list – whenever I hear it I just want to wind down my car windows, turn the volume up and cruise the country roads – the song sums up great memories of summers as a teenager 😊

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    • thebeasley · June 30

      I love the songs that remind us of the summers of our youth the most. Thanks Linda.

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  7. American Boy- such a relaxing but fun song, reminds me of being a teenager driving around in the summer! (And how dorky I probably looked….)

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    • thebeasley · June 25

      LOVE American Boy. It’s such a cool tune (that stays in your head all day).

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  8. musicalmumblog · June 25

    Ah very cool playlist! I love ‘You Are The Sunshine Of My Life’ – my brother-in-law played it at our wedding 🙂

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  9. angelanoelauthor · June 25

    OMG- DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince reminds me so much of summers at the beach in high school. I grew up in California and a friend had a convertible VW. I remember being sandy, tanned, and hopeful that the boys whizzing by on their skateboards would stop and stare as we drove by. Thanks for the memories! SUMMERTIME!

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    • thebeasley · June 25

      Ha excellent. Am glad it’s evoked great memories. Been super pale and coming from Oxfordshire, I don’t have memories associated with this song of being sandy nor tanned, but I definitely remember the boys bit.

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  10. fattymccupcakes · June 25

    Great playlist! And, what I wouldn’t give to be enjoying the English sun, listening to summer tunes, while drinking some Pimms!

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