9:30 Coffee Break: September Songs

September. Back to work, school, books
Poster for WPA Statewide Library Project, showing a boy holding a book in his raised hand, circa 1936. (Work Projects Administration Poster Collection, Library of Congress)

With another day of temperatures in the 80s expected for Minneapolis-St. Paul, it may be easy to feel like summer will be here forever, yet today we've flipped the calendar over to a new month: September is here, and that means the seasons will be changing before too long.

This period of transition has inspired many songwriters through the years, and there are a lot of songs with "September" right in the title. Many more mention the month of September in the lyrics.

We want to mark the start of this new month with September songs. Help us build a September playlist; don't forget to think outside the title on this one. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention "September" in the title or lyrics? Send us your requests.

Songs Played

Big Star "September Gurls"
Earth, Wind and Fire "September"
The Happenings "See You in September"
The First Class "Beach Baby"
Barry White "September When I First Met You"

Do you deserve a Coffee Break? We at The Current's Morning Show think you do, and we want to bring treats from Morningstar Coffee and Café Latté to your workplace. Let us know why you'd like a Coffee Break.

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