Amazon Prime has released its Songs of Summer album, just in time for the bloom of British summer time.

As the title suggests, the album includes a collection of classic summer anthems such as Bananarama’s ‘Cruel Summer’ and Otis Redding’s ‘Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay’, covered by modern artists such as Passenger,  Brandi Carlile & Oh Pep!, As well as a whole new list of songs recorded exclusively for the album.

If you want something to help you get in the mood for summer, this is the album for you. More information, including details on how to listen, can be found at www.amazon.co.uk/songsofsummer
Full tracklisting below:

Newly-written songs

·       ALO — “Summer Dream (We Got The Time)”

·       Baio (of Vampire Weekend) — “Don’t Fight Fate”

·       Benji Hughes — “Summersong”

·       Blitzen Trapper — “Summer Rain”

·       Dirty Heads — “So Long”

·       Kate Voegele — “Must Be Summertime”

·       Kris Orlowski — “Indian Summer”

·       Ryan Bingham — “Kindred Mountain High”

·       Ryan Miller (of Guster) — “June Summer Moon”

·       Stephen Kellogg — “I Will Be Crazy For You”

·       Sublime with Rome — “Secrets”

·       The Kin — “Weekend”

 

Newly-recorded songs:

·       Aoife O’Donovan — “Red & White & Blue & Gold (Acoustic)”

·       Beats Antique — “Cruel Summer”

·       Big Jesus — “The Last Day of Summer”

·       Brandi Carlile — “God Only Knows”

·       Christian Lopez Band — “Dancing in the Moonlight”

·       Eric Hutchinson — “Don’t Worry Be Happy”

·       Escondido — “Summer Breeze”

·       Fort Frances — “Summer in the City”

·       Globelamp — “California Sun”

·       Laura Gibson — “Sunny Afternoon”

·       LOLO — “The Boys of Summer”

·       Matt Nathanson — “Gold in the Summertime (Acoustic)”

·       Michael Franti & Spearhead — “Summertime Is In Our Hands (Acoustic)”

·       Oh Pep! — “The Swimming Song”

·       Passenger — “Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay”

·       Rob Grote (of The Districts) — “Nightswimming”

·       The Secret Sisters — “Sealed with a Kiss”

·       Surfer Blood — “A Summer Song”

·       Teddy Thompson and Kelly Jones — “Walking on Sunshine”

·       The Bright Light Social Hour — “Sun King”

·       The Mountain Goats — “Summer”

·       The Staves – “Photobooth”

·       The Strumbellas — “Summer of ‘69”

·       The Wild Reeds — “Surfer Girl”

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