Top 30 summer songs

Published: Jun 19 2014 07:14:56 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 20 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

With the summer solstice arriving Saturday, it's time to start thinking about what really makes summer complete: the tunes. Check out Billboard's list of the top 30 charting songs with summer-specific themes.

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With the summer solstice arriving June 21, it's time to start thinking about what really makes summer complete: the tunes. Check out Billboard's list of the top 30 charting songs with summer-specific themes ranked based on each track's performance on the Billboard Hot 100 chart from Aug. 4, 1958 -- the inception of the chart -- through the chart dated May 31, 2014. Songs are ranked based on an inverse point system, with weeks at No. 1 earning the greatest value and weeks at No. 100 earning the least.

 
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