Tuesday, July 12, 2016 – Songs of Summer


Tuesday, July 12, 2016 – Songs of Summer

Let’s go Boomers! Below is list of opening lines of songs about summer. See you can match the song to the artist. You probably cannot. I had to Google most of the artists. But I bet you can sing them all! Stay cool and sing along.

  1. Summertime and the living is easy
  2. Hot time; summer in the city; back of neck is dirt and gritty;
  3. In the good old summertime, in the good old summertime,
  4. In the summer time when the weather is hot, you can sit right down and touch the sky – Have a drink; have drive go out and see what you can find.
  5. ‘Here comes the sun (doo doo doo doo), Here comes the sun, and I say It’s all right.
  6. The long, hot summer seems to know every time you are near…
  7. Cause there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues
  8. Hot Fun in the Summer Time
  9. Summertime, summertime, sum, sum summertime
  10. You are my sunshine, my only sunshine, you make me happy when skies are gray…Kerrville 5.18.12 056 (800x516)1.Summertime and the living is easy – multiple artists, but try Janis Joplin or Billy Holliday

    2.Hot time; summer in the city; back of neck is dirt and gritty; Loving Spoonful

    3.In the good old summertime, in the good old summertime, – multiple artists

    4.In the summer time when the weather is hot, you can sit right down – Have a drink; have drive go out and see what you can find. Mungo Jerry

    5.’Here comes the sun (doo doo doo doo), Here comes the sun, and I say It’s all right. The Beatles

    6.The long, hot summer, seems to know every time you are near… Jimmie Rogers

    7.Cause there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues – Eddie Cochran

    8.Hot Fun in the Summer Time – Sly and the Family Stone

    9.Summertime, summertime, sum, sum summertime – The Jamies

    10.You are my sunshine, my only sunshine – Johnny Cash and the original Jimmie Davis

    Madeline Hunter 2Extra Credit if you can identify the painter of these pictures. They were on display in Kerrville, Texas 2014. Hint:  The artist was from Colfax, Louisiana.

2 responses to “Tuesday, July 12, 2016 – Songs of Summer

  1. Carolyn Sue Edwards

    Cannot successfully post again. Loved this. I only got 3 correct but I m blaming it on recovery.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. If you got Mungo Jerry, then you are good. You can also blame it on the Bossa Nova or Blame It On The Stones.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s