The Best Road Trip Playlist Of All Time

The Best Road Trip Playlist Of All Time

Ever heard of a silent road trip? Of course not! The best road trips involve good company, exciting destinations and a collection of music that you can’t help but sing along to at the top of your voice. Are you about to embark on the road trip of a lifetime and are looking for some soundtrack inspiration? Firstly, we’re outrageously jealous. Secondly, we’ve got it covered!
Before you take a listen, it’s a bit of an eclectic mix, just the way it should be. Some are driving themed, some classics, and some we simply challenge anyone not to sing along to. Let us present to you: The Ultimate Road Trip Playlist.
NB: no Proclaimers or Journey in sight. You’re welcome.

1. Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Runnin’ Down A Dream

2. Phantom Planet – California (Tchad Blake Mix)

3. Tom Cochrane – Life Is A Highway

4. Earth, Wind & Fire – September

5. Chamillionaire – Ridin’ Dirty

6. The La’s – There She Goes

7. Elton John – Tiny Dancer

8. George Ezra – Budapest

9. Jungle – Accelerate

10. Johnny Cash – One Piece At a Time

Other suggestions to add to the mix, because we wouldn’t want to leave you without a tune:
• Tracy Chapman – Fast Car
• Canned Heat – On the Road Again
• Basement Jaxx – Red Alert
• Roy Orbison – I Drove All Night
• Coconut Records – West Coast
• The Beatles – Here Comes the Sun
• The Temper Trap – Sweet Disposition
• Coconut Records – West Coast
• Bruce Springsteen – Dancing in the Dark
• Creedence Clearwater Revival – Fortunate Son
• Prince – Little Red Corvette
• Astronomy – Nothin On My Mind
• Hot Natured – Benediction
• Katy Perry – Teenage Dream
• Rihanna – Shut Up And Drive
• Talking Heads – Road to Nowhere
• Modern Lovers – Roadrunner
• Wilson Pickett – Mustang Sally
• Ray Charles – Hit the Road Jack
• Whitesnake – Here I Go Again
• Edward Sharp and the Magnetic Zeros – Home

Are you about to go road tripping? What’s on your road trip playlist? Let us know in the comments below!




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