Song of the Day #3,358: ‘Happy Together’ – The Turtles

Our third entry in the 30 Day Music Challenge calls for ‘A Song That Reminds You of Summertime.’

I struggled a bit with this one. My first instinct was to think back on various “Songs of the Summer” — from Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’ to Carly Rae Jepsen’s ‘Call Me Maybe’ or Luis Fonsi’s ‘Despacito.’ But those songs don’t really invoke the season for me. The ‘Song of the Summer’ is more of a music industry concept than a mood-setter.

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