Summer has a sound all to itself. It's the season of vacations, hot weather, cold refreshments, no school and weekend road trips, and requires a tailor-made playlist. So, while you're preparing to experience the fun of summer, be sure to include these essential pop songs to sing along to, set the mood and keep you company on your summer adventures!

Kid Rock - 'All Summer Long'

Don Henley - 'The Boys of Summer'

LFO - 'Summer Girls'

The Beach Boys - 'Kokomo'

John Mayer - 'No Such Thing'

Katy Perry - 'California Gurls'

DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - 'Summertime'

Bryan Adams - 'Summer of '69'

Sheryl Crow - 'Soak Up the Sun'

Coolio - 'Fantastic Voyage'

David Lee Roth - 'California Girls'