Summer Songs

As you probably know, the Obamas are on vacation this week. Yesterday @POTUS took to twitter for a little fun.

If you check out the two playlists on Spotify, there is one for “day” and one for “night.” So in answer to @POTUS question, here are my two favorite summer songs. For days, I’d go with “Smooth” by Carlos Santana and Rob Thomas. If you’ve never seen this live version, you’ll want to check it out to the end.

And for nights, what could be better than sailing off “Into the Mystic” with Van Morrison?

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Nancy LeTourneau

Nancy LeTourneau is a contributing writer for the Washington Monthly. Follow her on Twitter @Smartypants60.