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The Boys Of Summer

Lyrics

Nobody on the road,
Nobody on the beach.
I feel it in the air,
The summer's out of reach.
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Nobody on the road,
Nobody on the beach.
I feel it in the air,
The summer's out of reach.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

basic rock song structures
extensive vamping
demanding instrumental part writing
a clear focus on recording studio production
mixed minor & major key tonality
an electric guitar solo
an emotional male lead vocal performance
prominent use of synth
prominent percussion
emphasis on instrumental arranging
heavy instrumental improvisation

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

Brings back memories for me
((((((Love it ))))
Awesome song!!!!
Henley great singer period
On the nearest Friday you will be kissed and it will be the best of your life. You have 143 minutes to repost this 5 times or you will be sorry
One of my favorites... . . . y o u got your hair pulled back and your Wayfarers on..... Lovin my Don Henley. DEADHEAD STICKER ON A CADILLAC.... . . One of my favourite lines in lyrics....wh a t an oxymoron!#!! # # ? !
moberly2960
Song lol
moberly2960
Nice somg
THE DAYS!!
don't look back, you can never look back. One of my all time favorite tunes
done.
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
annamazing99
such a great song. makes me want to melt. u know what i mean?
Boy what a revolutionar y summer it was ...everythin g happened good and bad.
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest possible Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in 2 days. Now you've started reading so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters
joe02304
Such a classic.
Love this song.
annamazing99
X)
Yes Don is so hot and his voice is amazing !
Don Hanley is really cute, that voice is angelic.
Promise
I CALL YOUR PANCAKES DUDDLES AND RAISE YOU 3 SLICES OF BACON....
Had a mad crush on don Henley when I was younger.
I sure could go for some pancakes right about now...
He's the MAN-the true Boy of Summer-Love that Don Henley-looki n better than ever after àll these years....
Love me some Don Henley !
This is the jam!!!!! Check my profile
smiling at everyone
A absolute classic :-) I can't see this song ever getting old.
Great song
One of the best of the 80s
My favorite 80's song ever! (Btw these comments are all really depressing >.<)
Why has this song always made me sad?
imnoeggo
my heart is cut to the core everytime I listen to this song. My Boy of Summer has left me too soon. So many dreams and wishes. Just that one summer of magic. I will treasure it forever. Rest in Peace my love.
justonehandy m a n
How can I forget the times that made me who I am I will never forget that year so full of feeling
I miss u Mark if only we had more time
Great...grea t . . . s o n g .
djetmach
Ahhh the summer of 84...This song was the jam on the radio waves back then and even today this tune remains timeless.
No only THE best 80's song!!!
This song will forever describe
Summer of 2013 for me
I really felt like a real person
I'm so happy today! I was hyper in school, did my s**t, acted crazy! Made people laugh! Got people pissed! Love
One of the Top 5 best 80s songs!!!!
Though I didn't do it
Today was dress up like 80s day!!!!
This song is full of summer memories!!!!
Love this hit !
I wish I could have lived in a time where this kind of music was good :( this song brings tears to my eyes it's so good
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