My Favorite Road Trip Music

What’s a road trip without road trip music? Here is a list are some of my favorite road trip songs, and videos to accompany most of them.

Johnny Cash – I’ve Been Everywhere

Steppenwolf – Born To Be Wild

Jerry Reed – East Bound And Down

Junior Brown – Highway Patrol

Rascal Flatts – Life Is a Highway

Lindsey Buckingham – Holiday Road

The Doors – Roadhouse Blues

Buster Poindexter – Hit The Road Jack

Ray Charles – Mess Around

Roger Miller – King of the Road

C.W. McCall – Convoy

Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra – The Theme From Route 66

Bobby Troup – Route 66

B-52’s – Love Shack

Beach Boys – I Get Around

Eagles – Take It Easy

Dave Dudley – Truck Driving Man

Dave Dudley – Six Days On The Road

Willie Nelson – On The Road Again

Gary Numan – Cars

Junior Brown – Broke Down South of Dallas

Sammy Hagar – I Can’t Drive 55

Eddie Rabbitt – Drivin’ My Life Away

Weird Al Yankovic – Truck Drivin` Song

Weird Al Yankovic – Biggest Ball of Twine in Minnesota

Fabulous Thunderbirds – Way Down South

Dusty Chaps – Don’t Haul Bricks on 66

Mary Cutrufello – The Long Red Line

America – Ventura Highway

Delta Rhythm Boys – Dry Bones

Simon & Garfunkel – Homeward Bound

Kevin Welch – Willy Rogers Highway

LeRoi Brothers – California Sun

Two High String Band – Goodbye California (Hello, Illinois)

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One Response to My Favorite Road Trip Music

  1. Jim says:

    Great list. A couple from my list:

    Wings – Helen Wheels (“Spend my day on the motorway where the carbuerators clash” and “Shake some dust of of this old bus, gotta get her out of town”)

    Deep Purple – Highway Star (“Eight cylinders, all mine! All right, hold tight, I’m a highway star!”)

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