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Cruel Summer? Best summer songs of all time

As Minnesota sweats through its first heat wave, here's a few takes on the greatest summer songs of all time.
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What are the best summer songs of all time?

It's been debated locally before. Minnesotans weighed in when the Current asked the question.

Billboard has a top 30 listing.

And Entertainment Weekly has a top 100. That list features songs that are not just about summer. EW said the tunes had to meet these criteria: singles had to peak during summer months, and more vaguely, each had to capture the breezy, loopy, head-spinning quintessence of summer.

Several Minnesota acts are on the EW list, including Prince's "Little Red Corvette" (No. 65) and Bob Dylan (No. 25):

Lipps Inc. was No. 91 on the list with "Funky Town:"

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