Summertime is the most important season of the year for country music. The right songs on your playlist can make your summer that much better. Whether you are a country music connoisseur or not, these songs bring out the best vibe in almost everyone who is taking in the hot summer sun.
Whether you are throwing a party, having a bonfire, sitting at the pool or driving down your hometown roads, you want to make sure you are playing the perfect country song.
Here are some “must have” country songs that are guaranteed to put a smile on your face and get your summer break started right.
“Beachin,” by Jake Owens
This is an all-time “windows down” type song that was released in 2013 from Owens’ own album “Days of Gold.” This song gives off chill vibes in pop country music. Mentally, it puts you in a Jeep with the top down, driving to a relaxing day at the beach.
“7 Summers,” by Morgan Wallen
Even if you are not a huge country music fan and as long you do not live under a rock, you have probably heard of Morgan Wallen. The song “7 Summers” is a country hit released in summer 2020. It still deserves a top spot on your playlist and can get everyone at your summer party singing along.
“Pirate Flag,” by Kenny Chesney
Kenny Chesney is famous for his “summer vibe” country genre and getting people to lift their drinks up high. This song is one of the best at doing so. It taps into the good memories you have with old friends or running loose in your hometown. If your spirits are ever low this summer, you can bet your boots this song will lift you back up.
“Toes,” by Zach Brown Band
This song, released in 2006, is a song that might be forgotten sometimes, but it is a country music classic. Zach Brown is famous for shelling out the chill vibes and “Toes” certainly does just that. It is a great song that will make you sit at your favorite boat dock with your feet hanging in the cool water wherever you might be.
“Up Down,” by Morgan Wallen, featuring Florida Georgia Line
This song is a hidden gem that is shared by two bands that can get any party going down the right track. Make sure you got the boat loaded up and the coolers iced down with plenty of drinks because this song will sure get everyone in the summertime party mood.
“Chattahoochee,” by Alan Jackson
If you are a new listener to country and are looking for a great throwback to play, this song will cover it. “Chattahoochee” was released in 1992 and has been a fan favorite since the day it was released. It delivers a great southern “swing” tone.