Song Of The Summer

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Michael McDonald Picks The Song Of The Summer

Stereogum's annual Song Of The Summer contest is still anyone's game, and who better to assess this year's competitors than Michael McDonald? This fall the…
Scott Lapatine | July 25, 2017 - 9:51 am

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Vote For The Song Of The Summer 2017

We're now more than halfway through July, which means practically speaking we've reached the fulcrum point of summer 2017. That means you've probably got a…
Chris DeVille | July 17, 2017 - 12:03 pm

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Here Is Your Song Of The Summer 2016

Summer is rapidly careening to a close. We as a hemisphere are currently immersed in the dog days, a time of constant heat advisories and…
Chris DeVille | August 17, 2016 - 11:01 am

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Vote For The Song Of The Summer 2016

We're a few days into August, which means Summer Sixteen is about halfway over, officially speaking, and rapidly drawing to a conclusion if you consider…
Chris DeVille | August 4, 2016 - 9:47 am

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Here Is Your Song Of The Summer 2015

It still feels like summer, but that won't last long. We're less than two weeks away from #PSL and before you know it we'll be…
Scott Lapatine | August 28, 2015 - 12:43 pm

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Vote For The Song Of The Summer 2015

I'm not sure exactly when Song Of The Summer became a thing. Magazines, radio, and MTV were never tripping over each other trying to anoint…
Scott Lapatine | August 6, 2015 - 10:14 am

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Mitski & Ryan Hemsworth Predict The Song Of The Summer 2015

The song of the summer is a slippery, ephemeral thing. You can try to predict it, labels can (and will) try their hardest to make…
James Rettig | June 24, 2015 - 11:07 am

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Here’s Your Song Of The Summer 2014

So here we are: After a contentious polling process and thousands of votes cast, the results are in! And your song of the summer is…
Stereogum | July 3, 2014 - 12:55 pm

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Vote For The Song Of The Summer 2014

Last week, we embarked on the process of assembling a ballot for our Song Of The Summer poll, and thanks to you guys, we now…
Stereogum | June 24, 2014 - 12:58 pm

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Let’s Shortlist The Song Of The Summer 2014

When we did this poll last year, we knew even before voting began what the Song Of The Summer would be: "Get Lucky," obviously. And…
Michael Nelson | June 16, 2014 - 12:50 pm

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Here’s Your Song Of The Summer 2013

We kicked off this process last month, when you guys nominated several thousand songs to be considered Song Of The Summer 2013, and after tabulating…
Michael Nelson | July 2, 2013 - 12:26 pm

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Vote For The Song Of The Summer 2013

Last week, we asked you guys to give us some nominations for our 2013 Song Of The Summer poll, and you came through with hundreds…
Michael Nelson | June 20, 2013 - 10:00 am

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Let’s Shortlist The Song Of The Summer 2013

When we did this poll last year, we carefully chose slightly different language, asking you guys not to vote for the "Song Of The Summer,"
Michael Nelson | June 12, 2013 - 4:17 pm