Songs of our summer

“My favorite song of this summer was ‘Beer Never Broke My Heart‘ by Luke Combs. My favorite memory with this song was playing it with my friends as we played cricket and basketball.” – Dhanush Mallavarpu, 11

“’Truth Hurts‘ by Lizzo, [my] favorite memory associated with it would definitely be singing the song with my friends, despite our terrible voices.” – Victoria Bile, 10

“’Senorita‘ by Shawn Mendes and Camilla Cabello. I liked the song because of the background music. I first heard the song at summer camp. We had a lip-sync battle and the two guys who performed the song did it really well.” – Vinay Govindaraju, 10

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Photo illustration of sophomore Rohit Ramaswamy.

“’Tribe‘ by Bas and J. Cole. I like the song because of the chill vibes and the J. Cole feature. The song reminds me of relaxing on the beach during the summer.” – Nicholas Bowling, 11

“’Uproar‘ by Lil Wayne. The beat reminds me of the early 2000’s when I grew up,” He said. “It reminded me of driving to school with my dad.”- Rohit Ramaswamy, 10

“’Down Bad‘ by Dreamville. I like the song a lot because of the various artists in the song reminds me of the bus and train rides on my vacation through Europe.” – Noah Waggoner, 11