The annual summery summary is back, as the race is on for the top summer song of 2021.
What will be the No. 1 song of the summer of 2021? We're making our way toward the answer, as Billboard's annual Songs of the Summer chart returns to Billboard.com today (June 22).
The 20-position Songs of the Summer running tally tracks the most popular titles based on cumulative performance on the weekly streaming-, airplay- and sales-based Billboard Hot 100 chart from Memorial Day through Labor Day (this year encompassing charts dated June 12 through Sept. 11). At the end of the season, the top song of the summer will be revealed.