Well, the moment everyone has been waiting for has finally arrived: summer. It’s time to kick back, relax and listen to some country jams. There seems to be this phenomenon that country music just sounds better during summer. There’s something about sitting in the hot, summer sun that makes you want to crack open an ice cold beverage and listen to an upbeat country song. Every country artist seems to have at least one song that everyone associates summertime with, so in case you’re looking for some country music to listen to this summer here are 25 new and classic country songs that are essential.

  1. “Barefoot Blue Jean Night”- Jake Owen
  2. “Loving You Easy”- Zac Brown Band
  3. “Vacation”- Thomas Rhett
  4. “Runnin’ Outta Moonlight” – Randy Houser
  5. “Drunk On Your Love”- Brett Eldredge
  6. “Leave the Night On”- Sam Hunt
  7. “Somewhere On A Beach”- Deirks Bentley
  8. “That’s My Kind Of Night”- Luke Bryan
  9. “T-Shirt”- Thomas Rhett
  10. “All Summer Long”- Kid Rock
  11. “Sun Daze”– Florida Georgia Line
  12. “Dirt Road Anthem”- Jason Aldean
  13. “Chillin’ It”- Cole Swindell
  14. “Long Hot Summer”- Keith Urban
  15. “Honey Bee”- Blake Shelton
  16. “Something Like That”- Tim McGraw
  17. “Day Drinking”- Little Big Town
  18. “Farmer’s Daughter”- Rodney Atkins
  19. “I Go Back”- Kenny Chesney
  20. “Beachin’”- Jake Owen
  21. “Sunshine and Whiskey”- Frankie Ballard
  22. “Toes”- Zac Brown Band
  23. “Drunk on You” – Luke Bryan
  24. “This Is How We Roll”- Florida Georgia Line
  25. "Summer Nights"- Rascal Flatts