Song Of Summer, Round 2: Meet Seven New Contenders

Summer 2012 is in full swing (we won’t dare say it’s almost over), which means the Song of the Summer competition is heating up. Some favorites that were aiming for the revered title have since dropped off the map (So long, fun.!) and a few latecomers are quickly making up for lost time (like Marina and the Diamonds’ “Primadonna,” above.)

Love them or hate them, these contenders for Song of Summer will stick with you for the rest of your life—so let your hair down and crank the AC, cuz we’re gonna serve, and work and turn, and hun-hun-hunny.

Click through to meet the new Song of Summer contenders