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18 Songs That Defined The Summer Of 1996

Spoiler alert: It was the summer EVERYONE danced the "Macarena."

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13. "You're Makin' Me High" by Toni Braxton

Memories you probably have about this song: All of sudden realizing how racy the lyrics were and that you probably shouldn't be singing them around your parents or siblings.

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18. "Macarena (Bayside Boys Remix)" by Los del Río

Memories you probably have about this song: Seeing your mom, dad, aunts, uncles, nana, cousins, and everyone else dance along to this at every wedding, quinceañera, bar/bat mitzvah, birthday, and backyard party you went to that summer.

Relive (OK, not really) the entire summer of '96:

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