Best Summer Songs of All Time

School's out, and it's time to get down, get sunburned and get lucky

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13. "Summer Breeze," Seals & Crofts

One of the signature soft-rock groups of the early Seventies, Jim Seals and Dash Crofts were childhood buddies from Texas who moved to California and had a huge hit with this sublimely mellow, CSN&Y-style ode to lazy, June-time domesticity. "Summer Breeze" rolled through the jasmine of America's mind in 1972, with an innocent melody played on a toy piano.

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