The Sunshine Summer Playlist For Seniors

These Classics Are Sure to Put You in a Summer Mood


Summertime can easily evoke happy memories of days gone by. And there are few better ways to awaken nostalgia than music! Pick one song, or pick them all, but below is a list of numbers that Sunshine Retirement Living has selected to bring a summer smile to your face and put a pep in your step. We think you’ll find this playlist for seniors to be the perfect accompaniment while you go on your morning walk, attend a summer BBQ with your friends, or just have an impromptu dance party! May we have this dance?

  • Rockin’ Robin – Bobby Day
  • Rock Around the Clock – Bill Haley and His Comets
  • The Locomotion – Little Eva
  • Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
  • Chantilly Lace – The Big Bopper
  • I Get Around – The Beach Boys
  • The Twist – Chubby Checker
  • Mack the Knife – Bobby Darin
  • Runaround Sue – Dion
  • Can’t Buy Me Love – The Beatles
  • Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley
  • Come Fly With Me – Frank Sinatra
  • At the Hop – Danny and the Juniors
  • Tutti Frutti – Little Richard
  • Wake Up Little Susie – The Everly Brothers
  • I’m in a Dancing Mood – Jimmy Palmer & His Orchestra
  • Do Wah Diddy – Manfred Mann
  • The Doo Ron Ron – The Crystals
  • I Want to Hold Your Hand – The Beatles
  • Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company B, The Andrew Sisters

With these classic tunes to create the soundtrack to your summer, it’s sure to be the greatest one yet!

What’s your favorite song? What memories does it bring up?

To learn more about how we incorporate music into our residents’ lifestyles at Sunshine Retirement Living, contact our friendly team today.

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