Nothing quite screams 'Summertime!' like turning up the radio to Kenny Chesney singing, well, 'Summertime'. Our hot weather playlist always seems so much more fun! Our friends at USA TODAY have come up with some fab reasons to celebrate the first day of summer, which this year was on Father's Day, June 21. Every single one of these songs or movies will put you in a good mood,or bring you back to your childhood summers, and will help you celebrate our annual Summer Solstice!


Rascal Flatts "Summer Nights'

Katy Perry 'California Gurls'

 Alice Cooper 'Schools Out'


'Jaws' - 1974

'The Parent Trap' - 1961

'Friday the 13th' - 1980

And my personal favorite - 'Dazed and Confused' from 1993

Check out some more summer movies and songs to get you ready for the hot nights, and we'll even throw in some summertime trivia from USA TODAY!  Enjoy the original movie trailer from 1974's 'Jaws', and Happy summer, Dawgs!