By: Aadil Kherani
Summer is almost here, falcons! With school letting off you will probably have more time to yourself. What is the best way for you to have a great summer? Some may say more time to hang out with your friends or family, others may say more free time for yourself. Either way you will definitely need one thing- a bunch of great songs for you to jam out to! Today I will talk about some of the biggest new hits for you to listen to this summer as well as some other great songs!
Summer Hit #1: “Levitating” by Dua Lipa (feat. DaBaby)
Dua Lipa released Levitating as a single back in October. Since then it has been on the billboard hot 100 for 31 weeks with its peak at #4. As irresistibly exciting the song is, it will surely continue to be a top hit throughout the summer.
Other Great Dua Lipa Songs: Hotter Than Hell, Blow Your Mind (Mwah), Last Dance, Physical, Hallucinate, Love Again, That Kind Of Woman
Summer Hit #2: “Mr. Perfectly Fine” by Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift, being a very popular artist, announced that she would be releasing re-recordings of all her albums. Her first re-recorded album, Fearless, was released in April along with six unreleased “out of the vault” songs. Mr. Perfectly Fine was released a couple days before the re-recording dropped and ever since then fans have showered it with love.
Other Great Taylor Swift Songs: Haunted, All Too Well, Style, Wildest Dreams, Wonderland, New Romantics, Dancing With Our HandsTied, Paper Rings, betty, the lakes, marjorie, right where you left me
Summer Hit #3: “good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo
Olivia Rodrigo, a disney channel star, has risen to music fame with her debut single drivers license which topped the billboard hot 100. Her second single de ja vu also became an instant hit. Her third single will most likely follow suit.
Other Great Olivia Rodrigo Songs: drivers license, deja vu, All I Want
Summer Hit #4: “WITHOUT YOU” by The Kid LAROI & Miley Cyrus
The Kid LAROI is an up and coming artist mentored by Juice WRLD. His big hit WITHOUT YOU has been remixed adding in Miley Cyrus. Their song has already hit the billboard hot 100 and was performed on SNL.
Other Great Miley Cyrus Songs: Party In The U.S.A., We Can’t Stop, Wrecking Ball, Malibu, Plastic Hearts, Angels Like You, Night Crawling, Midnight Sky, Never Be Me
Summer Hit #5: “Save Your Tears” by The Weeknd & Ariana Grande
Save Your Tears was already a hit, but now a remix with Ariana Grande? AMAZING!!
Other Great The Weeknd Songs: Wicked Games, Can’t Feel My Face, Starboy, The Hills, Hardest To Love, Faith, In Your Eyes, Blinding Lights
Other Great Ariana Grande Songs: Honeymoon Avenue, Piano, The Way, Daydreamin’, Why Try, Leave Me Lonely, Thinking Bout You, no tears left to cry, bloodline, 7 Rings
Other Great Songs To Add To Your Summer Playlist:
“GIRL LIKE ME” by Black Eyed Peas & Shakira
“My Head & My Heart” by Ava Max
“Hard Times” by Paramore
“Kyoto” by Phoebe Bridgers
“Trouble Is…” by All Time Low
“MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” by Lil Nas X
“Homemade Dynamite” by Lorde (feat. Khalid, Post Malone, & SZA)
“ilomilo” by Billie Eilish
“Northern Downpour” by Panic! At The Disco
“LUCID” by Rina Sawayama
“Gypsy” by Lady Gaga
Have a poppin’, music filled, summer!