Why are songs like The Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations” still summer hits, decades after they came out?
“Summer is supposed to be a simple time,” said Mike Haile of WHMS in Champaign, Illinois. “Simple innocent songs, have stood the test of time easily.”
Haile, a childhood favorite DJ of host Jeremy Hobson’s, shares his favorite summer classics.
Music From The Segment
John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John, “Summer Nights”
Mungo Jerry, “In The Summertime”
Chad & Jeremy, “A Summer Song”
The Drifters, “Under the Boardwalk”
Martha Reeves & the Vandellas, “Dancing in the Street”
Eddie Cochran, “Summertime Blues”
The Beach Boys, “Good Vibrations”
Mike Haile, general manager of WHMS in Champaign, Illinois.