Soundtracks To Summer: Tupac’s ‘All Eyez On Me’

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Reminiscing about Pac's last album and the coolest uncle ever

the strokes

Soundtracks To Summer: The Strokes’ ‘Is This It’

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Recounting several summers come and gone listening to the Lower East Side band.

the weeknd

Soundtracks To Summer: Drake’s “The Ride”

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<em>"You know it's real when your latest nights are your greatest nights...</em>


Soundtracks To Summer: Sublime’s ‘Sublime’

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From the time I had my driver’s license, or freedom – as it stands for most teenagers – I recall cruising around in my old Ford Explorer (which lived up to the snarky nicknames of Ford “Exploder” and “Found On Road Dead” shortly thereafter) with a couple childhood friends.


Soundtrack To Summer: Raekwon’s “Ice Cream”

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There's something awesome about reminiscing over songs you shouldn't have heard.

Urban Bytes

Soundtracks To Summer – Steely Dan’s “Hey Nineteen”

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After getting laid off from a summer construction job during college in Kalamazoo, I ended up going back home to Metro Detroit for a surefire spot and wound up hearing Steely Dan's "Hey Nineteen" more times than maybe any other song in my life.

Young Dro

Soundtracks To Summer – DJ Smallz’s ‘Southern Smoke 26′

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Preface: This story takes place between <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/03/my-life-according-to-phonte-part-2-blackface-and-a-storm-named-katrina">parts two</a> <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/06/my-life-according-to-phonte-part-3-tigallo-sets-the-blueprint">and three</a> of <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/06/my-life-according-to-phonte-part-3-tigallo-sets-the-blueprint">My Life According To Phonte</a> series.

Urban Bytes

Soundtracks To Summer – Ray Cash’s ‘Cash On Delivery’

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/07/soundtracks-to-summer-red-hot-chili-peppers-stadium-arcadium" target="_blank">Like AJ</a>, the summer of 2006 was one for the books.

Stadium Arcadium

Soundtracks To Summer – Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Stadium Arcadium’

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Since their self-titled album dropped in 1984, the music industry has been able to count on the Red Hot Chili Peppers to wax and wane through the airwaves, leaving a trail of funky energy in their wake.

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