Free Library of Philadelphia

Recent Posts
Free Library Blog
Home > Blog > June 2010 > Barbeque Fun Music

It’s the summer time and I’m sure you’re eager to pull the grill out of the garage or lug it from the basement, but you know what goes best with a barbeque (besides being with friends and family) – MUSIC!

Here’s my playlist of great upbeat songs to get your barbeque up and running!

Click on the artist to request material from the library
Click on the song to listen/watch the video

The HeavyHow You Like Me Now

MGMT - Electric Feel

Passion PitThe Reeling


Daft PunkHarder, Better, Faster, Stronger

Jr. Walker and The All-StarsShotgun

Talking HeadsOnce In a Lifetime

David Bowie -  Let’s Dance

Iggy PopLust for Life

Gnarls BarkleyCrazy

ColdplayViva la Vida

Lady GaGaPoker Face

Whitney HoustonMillion Dollar Bill

Martha & the VandellasDancing in the Street

EstelleAmerican Boy (feat. Kanye West)

What’s your favorite song to hear at a backyard barbeque or a block party?


Tags: music

Phoenix CD Cover © V2 Records
Phoenix CD Cover © V2 Records
Estelle CD cover © Atlantic
Estelle CD cover © Atlantic
Fri, June 11, 2010
Fun list! Thanks.
Laura - Philadelphia, PA
Fri, June 11, 2010
Artist: Madness Song: any and all
Rocco - Philadelphia area
Mon, June 14, 2010
In the Summertime, Will Smith & Fresh Prince. Great chilling and grilling music!!
Ken - Univ. City
Wed, June 16, 2010
Hey I am an from New Jersey and I was very impressed by this list. I applaud you for putting this up :) I might use this at my new Barbeque gig.
Ankit - New Jersey
Sun, July 18, 2010
Keep 'em coming... you all do such a great job at such Concepts... can't tell you how much I, for one appreciate all you do!
Mike - Philadelphia
Fri, January 28, 2011
great list My fav. song is Chromeo - Fancy Footwork (from step up 3D)
Roberto - lost in space
Thu, May 26, 2011
I find myself coming to your blog more and more often to the point where my visits are almost daily now!
Eteweemacem - United States
Wed, July 13, 2011
I just book marked your blog on Digg and StumbleUpon.I enjoy reading your commentaries.
nassandgync - USA
Sun, July 17, 2011
I've been visiting your blog for a while now and I always find a gem in your new posts. Thanks for sharing.
tuspipperneni - USA
Tue, July 19, 2011
Very informative post. Thanks for taking the time to share your view with us.
tuspipperneni - USA
Thu, July 21, 2011
I just book marked your blog on Digg and StumbleUpon.I enjoy reading your commentaries.
tuspipperneni - USA
Mon, June 25, 2012
I´ve seen this cover of of Lady Gaga by College 11, pretty cool! :)
Anita -
Leave this field empty
Add a Comment to Barbeque Fun Music
Email (Your email is kept private and will not be shown publicly)
Location (Example: Philadelphia, New Jersey, South Philly, Germantown)

Note: please do not alter the following two fields.