06/12/2013 12:04 pm ET

A New Orleans Playlist For Your Summer Trip (LISTEN)

With its carefree charm and revelrous reputation, New Orleans has become an American travel destination.

As the birthplace of Jazz, New Orleans naturally has a rich musical history, with songs written in and about the city. Whether you're traveling to the Big Easy this summer, or you just really do know what it means to miss New Orleans, this playlist of NOLA classics will put you in the right state of mind.

We asked readers for their favorite New Orleans tunes and added a few of our own. Listen to the playlist below to hear what we came up with.

Have any songs you would add? Tweet us @HuffPostTravel or leave a comment below.


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