This is your mixtape for the beach and for parties. All these songs have an amazing groove and they are all retro, meaning songs from the analog days. In my opinion, these tunes can’t get any better in terms of craft, groove, vibe and musicianship.

Hope you enjoy! And let me know how you like them by posting in the comments section below.

Here are my 20 favorite retro classic songs for summer:

20. “Nowhere to Run” – Martha Reeves and the Vandellas

19. “It’s Your Thing” – Isley Brothers

18. “I’ll Be Around” – The Spinners

17. “Back Stabbers” – The O’Jays

16. “You Dropped A Bomb On Me” – The Gap Band

15. “Billie Jean” – Michael Jackson

14. “Rock With You” – Michael Jackson

13. “September” – Earth Wind and Fire

12. “Upside Down” – Diana Ross

11. “Lovely Day” – Bill Withers

Check back next week for numbers 10 through 1!


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