Summer (War song)
|Single by War|
|from the album Greatest Hits|
|B-side||"All Day Music"|
|Released||June 21, 1976|
|Length||3:58 (7" version) 6:40 (full version)|
"Summer" is a song by the band War, recorded on April 4, 1976 and released on June 21, 1976, midsummer's day, as a single from their Greatest Hits album in 1976. "Summer" peaked at number seven on the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart and number four on the R&B chart. The track peaked at number one on the Easy Listening chart and was one of three entries to make the chart.
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||7|
|U.S. Billboard Easy Listening||1|
|U.S. Billboard Hot Soul Singles||4|
|United States (RIAA)||Gold||1,000,000^|
^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 608.
- Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 252.
- "American single certifications – War – Summer". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved August 21, 2019. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH.