20 Songs For A Great British Heatwave (SPOTIFY PLAYLIST)

18/07/2013 15:28 | Updated 17 July 2014
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In the words of Irving Berlin: we're having a heatwave! In case you hadn't noticed. (Note: that second sentence was just a scratch lyric.)

And every hot summer - or at least 'longer than average spell of sunshine' - needs a soundtrack. From Wham! to The Jam, Billy Idol to Ella Fitzgerald, here are 20 of the finest, sunniest tracks to accompany this crazy weather...

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