Yesterday was New York’s first very hot and sticky day of the year, and while it’s not officially summertime, soon enough we’ll all be eating ices and going to the beach CONSTANTLY. Not sitting in our apartments blogging I’m sure. Since our favorite summertime memories will remain soundtracked by the music of the day, it’s probably not too early to decide now what the Song Of The Summer 2011 should be. You don’t want to link next month’s Independence Day barbecue forever with “Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall.” Today Vulture presents a slightly tweaked version of Buzzfeed‘s last 30 years of summer songs, and it seems like a pretty accurate list. So take a look below and fill in the blank: 2011. My guess for the hit that will be most inescapable in the coming weeks…

Click here to read the full article by Scott c/o Stereogum.