Adult alternative pop-rock singer/songwriter/guitarist
It samples Kool & the Gang's "Summer Madness".
The song earned the duo's second Grammy after "Parents Just Don't Understand" in 1988.
From 1996 to 1998, Children's BBC used the song as their background music (in between programme links).
"Summertime" was remixed by DJ Jazzy Jeff himself, with a September 2007 single release.
The song was also used in a Wal-mart commercial.
A line from the song was sampled for Ludacris' song "Two Miles an Hour" from his album The Red Light District.