10 Yacht Rock Hits To Get You Ready for the Weekend
["Getty Images for SiriusXM"][/caption]Summertime is all about relaxation and there is no better music genre than Yacht Rock to set off any patio or pool party. You're in luck. This Saturday, July 1st, Rock N Bowl and 99.9 KTDY have teamed up for a night of the biggest hits live and on-stage in Downtown Lafayette.
So what is Yacht Rock anyway?
Yacht rock refers to a style of soft rock music that was popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s. It is typically made up of smooth melodies, lush production, and lyrics often associated with the luxurious coastal lifestyle.
Here are ten iconic yacht rock hits to get you in the mood :
"Sailing" by Christopher Cross
"What a Fool Believes" by The Doobie Brothers
"Ride Like the Wind" by Christopher Cross
"Africa" by Toto
"Rosanna" by Toto
"Baker Street" by Gerry Rafferty
"How Deep Is Your Love" by Bee Gees
"Escape (The Piña Colada Song)" by Rupert Holmes
"Steal Away" by Robbie Dupree
"I Keep Forgettin' (Every Time You're Near)" by Michael McDonald
We hope to see you Saturday night at Rock N Bowl! Get your tickets below!