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.
This segment aired on August 10, 2016.