Olivia's funky summer playlist

Put the Top 40 hits aside for a while...

Need some new tunes this summer? Try some jazz and funk for a change to mix it up a bit…


My Baby Just Cares for Me – Nina Simone

Birdland – Weather Report

Hit the Road Jack – Ray Charles

Cry Me a River – Dinah Washington (but also check out the Michael Bublé version)

Summertime – George Gerswhin

Puttin’ on the Ritz – Fred Astaire

Dream a Little Dream of Me – Ella Fitzgerald

Honeysuckle Rose – Eva Cassidy

The Man I Love – Billie Holiday

Ain’t Got No, I Got Life – Nina Simone

MacArthur Park – Maynard Ferguson

So What – Miles Davis

Chameleon – Herbie Hancock

Respect – Aretha Franklin

Ain’t Misbehavin’ – Louis Armstrong


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