Slide into Summer with the Top 35 Most Iconic Songs of The Season, featuring Atlanta’s own Brett Ryder debuting his Hip-Hop Pop Single “Summer Breeze”

May 14 11:16 2024
Slide into Summer with the Top 35 Most Iconic Songs of The Season, featuring Atlanta’s own Brett Ryder debuting his Hip-Hop Pop Single "Summer Breeze"
Summer Breeze Brett Ryder Album Cover
Get ready for the ultimate summer playlist! As temperatures rise and memories of carefree days beckon, immerse yourself in the 35 most iconic summer songs of all time. From classics like “Summertime” by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince to modern hits like “Cruel Summer” by Taylor Swift, this playlist has it all. And introducing the newest addition, “Summer Breeze,” by 18-year-old Atlanta talent – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, Brett Ryder.

Atlanta, GA – May 14, 2024 – Summer has always been the season that inspires songwriters the most. While there are artists whose music embodies the feeling of autumn or winter, no musician has ever competed to create “the song of spring.” And it’s no surprise. Most music is ultimately about conveying a sense of freedom, and there’s no time of year that better represents that feeling than summer.

Even if you’re long past the days of having a “summer vacation,” there’s something about the warm temperatures, sprinklers on lawns, and backyard BBQ’s that can transport you back to being a carefree kid again. So slather on the SPF and dive into this collection of the 35 most iconic summer songs of all time. This list spans decades of summer jams, from ’60s soul sunshine to “Hot Girl Summer.” But first check out the newest song, Summer Breeze, by 18-year-old Atlanta-based singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, Brett Ryder, who is making a name for himself in the music industry. Summer Breeze drops Friday, May 17th, 2024 everywhere you stream music!

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“Summer Breeze” captures the essence of everyone’s favorite season with a catchy hook, upbeat lyrics and an addictive beat, making it the perfect addition to any playlist. This feel-good track will have listeners craving the carefree days of summer lovin’, soaking up the sun, or drinking a margarita while lounging on a unicorn float. It doesn’t matter what kind of music you like, there’s something about this song that appeals to everyone. 

Now, on to the list:

The 35 Most Iconic Summer Songs of All Time:

  1. “Summertime” by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
  2. “California Gurls” by Katy Perry ft. Snoop Dogg
  3. “Hot Fun in the Summertime” by Sly & The Family Stone
  4. “Surfin’ U.S.A.” by The Beach Boys
  5. “In the Summertime” by Mungo Jerry
  6. “Cruel Summer” by Bananarama
  7. “Summer of ’69” by Bryan Adams
  8. “Good Vibrations” by The Beach Boys
  9. “School’s Out” by Alice Cooper
  10. “Boys of Summer” by Don Henley
  11. “Under the Boardwalk” by The Drifters
  12. “All Summer Long” by Kid Rock
  13. “Kokomo” by The Beach Boys
  14. “Summer Nights” by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
  15. “Surfin’ Safari” by The Beach Boys
  16. “Summertime Blues” by Eddie Cochran
  17. “Summer in the City” by The Lovin’ Spoonful
  18. “Walking on Sunshine” by Katrina and the Waves
  19. “Here Comes the Sun” by The Beatles
  20. “Rockaway Beach” by Ramones
  21. “Summer Love” by Justin Timberlake
  22. “Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini” by Brian Hyland
  23. “Summertime Sadness” by Lana Del Rey
  24. “Steal My Sunshine” by Len
  25. “Dancing in the Street” by Martha and the Vandellas
  26. “The Boys of Summer” by Ataris
  27. “Summer Wind” by Frank Sinatra
  28. “Heat Wave” by Martha and the Vandellas
  29. “Summer Nights” by Rascal Flatts
  30. “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris
  31. “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay” by Otis Redding
  32. “Soak Up the Sun” by Sheryl Crow
  33. “Summer Girls” by LFO
  34. “Cruel Summer” by Taylor Swift
  35. “The Tide is High” by Blondie

About Brett Ryder:

Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, Brett Ryder is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist known for his soulful vocals, heartfelt lyrics, and infectious melodies. Drawing inspiration from classic rock to modern pop, Brett’s music is a unique blend of timeless charm and contemporary flair.

For more information about Brett Ryder and his music, visit

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