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The ULTIMATE Road-Trip music playlist

We’ve compiled our favourites to create quite possibly the widest mix of driving music songs and genres you’re ever going to find!

Uplifting, road and holiday themed sing-along and cruising classics from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, this side of the millennium and covering anything from pop to rock, hip-hop, reggae, dance, indie, a spot of new age and metal… 

 

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Above & Beyond – Sun in Your Eyes https://amzn.to/2sHX7s2

 

AC/DC – Highway to Hell https://amzn.to/2xK7CRz

- Hail Caesar https://amzn.to/2HqCHt5

 

Alanis Morissette – Ironic https://amzn.to/2LUFr5n

- Hand in my Pocket https://amzn.to/2JhLSBS

 

All Saints – Pure Shores https://amzn.to/2sA7MFX

 

America – Horse with no Name https://amzn.to/2HlPpJy

 

Angelo Badalamenti – Dub Driving https://amzn.to/2xQZvT1

 

ATB – Long Way Home https://amzn.to/2kRyW6O

 

Audioslave – I Am the Highway https://amzn.to/2xRuka6

 

Avicii – Wake me Up https://amzn.to/2sDY4T3

 

Barenaked Ladies – One Week https://amzn.to/2sMVb1n

 

Blind Faith – Can’t Find my Way Home https://amzn.to/2kTUq3h

 

Blink 182 – All the Small Things https://amzn.to/2LZ6nkk

 

Blue Oyster Cult – Don’t Fear the Reaper https://amzn.to/2kQRvID

 

Blur – Parklife https://amzn.to/2kPXayj

- Song 2 https://amzn.to/2xZwKE3

 

Bob Marley - Don’t Worry Be Happy https://amzn.to/2syFCeB

- Three Little Birds https://amzn.to/2JiOxev

- One Love https://amzn.to/2xQLCo5

 

Bob Sinclair – Love Generation https://amzn.to/2M3QgSI

 

Bon Jovi – Livin’ on a Prayer https://amzn.to/2xMWaEw

- It’s my Life https://amzn.to/2JnF41m

 

Broken Bells – The High Road https://amzn.to/2xNXruY

 

Bruce Hornsby & The Range – The Way it Is https://amzn.to/2HnfuHW

 

Bruno Martini & Timbaland – Road (feat Johnny Franco) https://amzn.to/2HnWDfW

 

Bryan Adams – Summer of ‘69 https://amzn.to/2szwc2j

 

Canned Heat – On the Road Again https://amzn.to/2M2nxgT

 

Catatonia – Road Rage https://amzn.to/2HnvKc6

 

Chase & Status – Take me Away https://amzn.to/2sNC1bQ

 

Chuck Berry – No Particular Place to Go https://amzn.to/2sJpq9l

 

Circa Waves – T-Shirt Weather https://amzn.to/2kVy9SE

 

Citizen Cope – Son’s Gonna Rise (feat Carlos Santana) https://amzn.to/2sKhkNO

 

Coldplay – Sky Full of Stars https://amzn.to/2sGrUFN

- Adventure of a Lifetime https://amzn.to/2kQGO8K

- In My Head https://amzn.to/2HpJaV2

- Every Teardrop is a Waterfall https://amzn.to/2kVOCGo

- Up & Up https://amzn.to/2kVNxOR

 

Coolio – Gangsta’s Paradise https://amzn.to/2Hrvmtg

 

Cornershop – Brimful of Asha https://amzn.to/2Jcbgc6

 

Crowded House – Weather with You https://amzn.to/2kVGxl6

 

Current Swell – Young and Able https://amzn.to/2JmBuER

 

Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Want to Have Fun https://amzn.to/2JiWCf2

 

David Bowie – Space Oddity https://amzn.to/2JkmTtF

 

Deftones – My Own Summer https://amzn.to/2kSfO8V

- Passenger https://amzn.to/2kSDutG

 

Dido – Take My Hand https://amzn.to/2sOoNvk

 

Duke Dumont – Ocean Drive https://amzn.to/2sNdqno

 

Eagle-Eye Cherry – Save Tonight https://amzn.to/2Jo6DI5

 

Eddie Vedder – Hard Sun https://amzn.to/2HmWgCl

- Long Nights https://amzn.to/2M2UQ3p

- Rise https://amzn.to/2HqVHrm

 

Elbow – One Day Like This https://amzn.to/2syLxjR

 

Eminem – Without Me https://amzn.to/2M8Z8pU

 

Empire of the Sun – We Are the People https://amzn.to/2M0ChwV

- Walking on a Dream https://amzn.to/2xNHntt

 

Enya – Orinoco Flow https://amzn.to/2sEmomM

- Caribbean Blue https://amzn.to/2JbAsiM

- Anywhere Is https://amzn.to/2M038Jr

 

Fatboy Slim – Don’t Let the Man Get You Down https://amzn.to/2xN1vvO

 

Feeder – Seven Days in the Sun https://amzn.to/2kONIvd

- Buck Rogers https://amzn.to/2Jjzugt

 

Fever Ray – Keep the Streets Empty for Me https://amzn.to/2xPOiSG

 

Filter – Take a Picture https://amzn.to/2xTuHBi

 

First Aid Kit – My Silver Lining https://amzn.to/2kWTKdk

 

Five Finger Death Punch – Far from Home https://amzn.to/2sFKBcB

 

Fleetwood Mac – The Chain https://amzn.to/2M0BIDs

- Seven Wonders https://amzn.to/2sIxV4Q

- Go Your Own Way https://amzn.to/2M3Qpp5

- Dreams https://amzn.to/2HqGQ04

- Gypsy https://amzn.to/2xQRbD0

 

Florence and the Machine – Dog Days are Over https://amzn.to/2sGIGV8

 

Flo Rida – Good Feeling https://amzn.to/2HpFaDZ

 

Florida Georgia Line – This is How We Roll https://amzn.to/2xMVTl7

- Cruise https://amzn.to/2sJ8CiM

 

Foo Fighters – Everlong https://amzn.to/2kONnsr

- The Pretender https://amzn.to/2JkELof

- Learn to Fly https://amzn.to/2HnRswB

- Times like These https://amzn.to/2xLZS17

 

Friendly Fires – Paris https://amzn.to/2JkBwgz

 

Fun Lovin’ Criminals – Scooby Snacks https://amzn.to/2xPAqYO

 

Gavin DeGraw – I Don’t Want to Be https://amzn.to/2HnYT6U

 

Genesis – Follow You Follow Me https://amzn.to/2kQjhVl

- Home by the Sea https://amzn.to/2sD4yRg

 

Greenday - Good Riddance (time of your life) https://amzn.to/2sycFQ1

- Holiday https://amzn.to/2kTlOhv

- Stop When the Red Lights Flash https://amzn.to/2Jlo9wA

-Welcome to Paradise https://amzn.to/2JnMx0r

- Minority https://amzn.to/2kVlhvu

 

Groove Armada – Edge Hill https://amzn.to/2sJp2YF

- At the River https://amzn.to/2JkrfRq

- Inside my Mind (Blue Skies) https://amzn.to/2HpUgcJ

- My Friend https://amzn.to/2kRAQV0

 

Hootie & The Blowfish – Hold my Hand https://amzn.to/2sMAGBX

 

Ides of March – Vehicle https://amzn.to/2LtU1zP

 

Iggy Pop – The Passenger https://amzn.to/2szRQmY

 

Imagine Dragons – On Top of the World https://amzn.to/2xKYw6L

- Thunder https://amzn.to/2sIILYA

 

Incubus – Drive https://amzn.to/2Jg2ZEd

-Wish You Were Here https://amzn.to/2syFBr5

 

Iron Maiden – The Trooper https://amzn.to/2sB2KsI

 

Jack Johnson – Better Together https://amzn.to/2JnBHaI

 

Jack’s Mannequin – The Mixed Tape https://amzn.to/2kV0qJ5

 

Jamiroquai – Virtual Insanity https://amzn.to/2kQWLvA

 

Ja Rule – Life Ain’t a Game https://amzn.to/2sIY0kb

 

Jimi Hendrix – All Along the Watchtower https://amzn.to/2sHXRNP

 

Joe Cocker – With a Little Help From My Friends https://amzn.to/2HpMyze

 

John Denver – Take me Home https://amzn.to/2sMuMky

 

Johnny Cash – I’ve Been Everywhere https://amzn.to/2sMgTmf

 

Johnny Nash – I can See Clearly Now https://amzn.to/2HvFZeE

 

Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire https://amzn.to/2sJ5HH5

- The Immortals https://amzn.to/2xSatbc

Len – Steal my Sunshine https://amzn.to/2M4rJgp

 

Lighthouse Family – Ocean Drive https://amzn.to/2M433Vb

 

Limp Bizkit – Rollin’ https://amzn.to/2sz0N05

 

Loreena McKennitt – Night Ride Across the Caucasus https://amzn.to/2Hq6UbI

- The Highwayman https://amzn.to/2kPQnVs

 

Lost Witness – Happiness Happening https://amzn.to/2kSycOV

 

Madonna – Ray of Light https://amzn.to/2sJwB1u

 

Manic Street Preachers – Motorcycle Emptiness https://amzn.to/2HtqR14

 

Massive Attack – Teardrop https://amzn.to/2sHTbYh

 

MARC & Caroline Hoier – Won’t Let You Down https://amzn.to/2sJXSRl

 

Metallica – Enter Sandman https://amzn.to/2sGMAgQ

- Orion https://amzn.to/2Jjof7X

- Nothing Else Matters https://amzn.to/2sF5tl1

 

Mike Oldfield – Moonlight Shadow https://amzn.to/2xIKYZN

- Voyager https://amzn.to/2Jkfxq0

 

Moby – Porcelain https://amzn.to/2HlW6eE

- Go https://amzn.to/2HqWGHZ

- Extreme Ways https://amzn.to/2Lwlxg1

- In This World https://amzn.to/2JiOort

 

Modest Mouse – Float On https://amzn.to/2sIsC5h

 

Mumford & Sons – Hopeless Wanderer https://amzn.to/2HlT9us

 

Muse – Knights of Cydonia https://amzn.to/2HmgkF4

- Starlight https://amzn.to/2JdrxO7

- Sunburn https://amzn.to/2xQQnxK

- Map of the Problematique https://amzn.to/2HpIaQI

- Feeling Good https://amzn.to/2kVg1Ig

- Follow Me https://amzn.to/2JnYS4L

- Invincible https://amzn.to/2kT4PMr

 

Nada Surf – Always Love https://amzn.to/2sDRATa

 

Nelly Furtado – I’m Like a Bird https://amzn.to/2Js2ylS

 

Netsky – Memory Lane https://amzn.to/2xSfGQ0

 

Nine Inch Nails – Deep https://amzn.to/2HpFsL2

 

Nirvana – Come as You Are https://amzn.to/2JC3Zl8

 

Nora Jones – Come Away with Me https://amzn.to/2xKzlBD

 

Oasis – Wonderwall https://amzn.to/2JileV8

 

One Republic – Good Life https://amzn.to/2HkNmWb

- Counting Stars https://amzn.to/2Hojo3g

- I Lived https://amzn.to/2xQF5JY

- If I lose Myself (feat Alesso) https://amzn.to/2HtvF6x

- Wherever I Go https://amzn.to/2JgRMTQ

 

Orbital – One Perfect Sunrise https://amzn.to/2xZHQsH

- Kinetic https://amzn.to/2Hr9qhK

 

Pearl Jam – Even Flow https://amzn.to/2xIJMWj

- Just Breathe https://amzn.to/2HmcEmR

 

Pharrell Williams – Freedom https://amzn.to/2HpVZyJ

- Happy https://amzn.to/2sHWnTC

 

Placebo – Pure Morning https://amzn.to/2HrlTC5

- Slave to the Wage https://amzn.to/2sM53IW

- Loud Like Love https://amzn.to/2sHV4nQ

- Life’s What You Make It https://amzn.to/2sOED98

- Every You Every Me https://amzn.to/2Hrn8kR

 

Pras – Ghetto Superstar https://amzn.to/2sNze2t

 

Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody https://amzn.to/2sI2bN8

- I want to Break Free https://amzn.to/2kOVLbp

- Don’t Stop Me Now https://amzn.to/2HlBe7i

 

Saliva – Superstar https://amzn.to/2Jn64yg

 

Savage Garden – To the Moon & Back https://amzn.to/2sO1UIm

 

Scorpions – Wind of Change https://amzn.to/2M2J1dx

 

Sheryl Crow – If it Makes you Happy https://amzn.to/2HoCRRt

- Everyday is a Winding Road https://amzn.to/2Jkmfwf

 

Smash Mouth – Walkin’ on the Sun https://amzn.to/2Hpfo2x

 

Sniff’n The Tears – Drivers Seat https://amzn.to/2sOC5YL

 

Snoop Dogg – Young, Wild and Free https://amzn.to/2Hr1a1m

- The Next Episode https://amzn.to/2kVdmhQ

 

Soul Asylum – Runaway Train https://amzn.to/2xMGTUl

 

Stealers Wheel – Stuck in the Middle with You https://amzn.to/2kTxJff

 

Steppenwolf – Magic Carpet Ride https://amzn.to/2Jgy9XW

- Born to be Wild https://amzn.to/2xJTE1Y

 

Stereophonics – Dakota https://amzn.to/2xLnKCh

- Maybe Tomorrow https://amzn.to/2HmfbNP

 

Steve Earle – Copperhead Road https://amzn.to/2xWTqEW

 

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel – Make me Smile https://amzn.to/2xPMo4u

 

Stevie Nicks – Edge of Seventeen https://amzn.to/2JgeUxw

 

Sting – Englishman in New York https://amzn.to/2sP4r5p

 

Stone Temple Pilots – Interstate Love Song https://amzn.to/2sLrBtb

 

Swedish House Mafia – Don’t You Worry Child https://amzn.to/2xYtWXN

 

System of a Down – Hypnotize https://amzn.to/2sIsoLA

 

Ray Charles – Hit the Road Jack https://amzn.to/2LYfHVw

 

Ray LaMontagne – You’re the Best Thing https://amzn.to/2sD95mK

 

Razorlight – In the Morning https://amzn.to/2HskGdJ

 

Red Hot Chili Peppers – Road Trippin’ https://amzn.to/2sI1seN

 

R.E.M – Shiny Happy People https://amzn.to/2Hjp1Qt

 

Robert Miles – Children https://amzn.to/2JgZdKv

 

Rusted Root – Send me on my Way https://amzn.to/2JmVvv7

 

Tal Bachman – She’s so High https://amzn.to/2kVsRqg

 

Talking Heads – This Must be the Place https://amzn.to/2HpGM0m

 

Tenacious D – Tribute https://amzn.to/2Jk0nAY

 

The Allman Brothers – Ramblin’ Man https://amzn.to/2xQxGKD

 

The Cardigans – My Favourite Game https://amzn.to/2Hq2TEc

 

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This https://amzn.to/2kPFymd

 

The Chemical Brothers – The Golden Path https://amzn.to/2JkEZvo

 

The Corrs – Runaway https://amzn.to/2Jeiv3l

 

The Cure – Friday I’m in Love https://amzn.to/2JitJ2x

- Just Like Heaven https://amzn.to/2kSf3wt

- A Forest https://amzn.to/2sCrCjS

 

The Church – Under the Milky Way https://amzn.to/2Hu3K6z

 

The Dandy Warhols – Bohemian Like You https://amzn.to/2Hlxd2N

 

The Darkness – I Believe in a Thing Called Love https://amzn.to/2sO50Mr

 

The Doors – Riders on the Storm https://amzn.to/2M2DLqs

 

The Flys – Got You Where I Want You https://amzn.to/2M7qKvO

 

The Goo Goo Dolls – Iris https://amzn.to/2JjxogB

 

The Killers – Mr Brightside https://amzn.to/2sA16rn

 

The La’s – There She Goes https://amzn.to/2su87dl

 

The London Film Score Orchestra – The Lonely Shepherd (Kill Bill) https://amzn.to/2HogFa2

 

The Lumineers – Sleep on the Floor https://amzn.to/2JjZnwF

 

The Mamas & The Papas – California Dreamin’ https://amzn.to/2sDUxEh

 

The Naked & Famous – Young Blood https://amzn.to/2kStHnt

 

The Offspring – Come Out & Play https://amzn.to/2HuOQNo

 

The Presidents of the United States of America – Peaches https://amzn.to/2Lv7oPY

 

The Prodigy – You’ll be Under my Wheels https://amzn.to/2kVifHC

- Wind It Up https://amzn.to/2M4ZzSh

- The Day is my Enemy https://amzn.to/2HpboiJ

 

The Rolling Stones – Route 66 (get your kicks) https://amzn.to/2JjSZFH

- Start Me Up https://amzn.to/2Jjb76P

 

The Smashing Pumpkins – 1979 https://amzn.to/2JcYMkD

- Today https://amzn.to/2Jinqfk

- Eye https://amzn.to/2HvDEAo

 

The Temper Trap – Sweet Disposition https://amzn.to/2Jiev1F

 

The Verve – Bittersweet Symphony https://amzn.to/2sxO91o

 

The Vines – Ride https://amzn.to/2Hr6Log

 

The Wallflowers – One Headlight https://amzn.to/2sLk1Pb

The Wannadies – You & Me https://amzn.to/2M8zO3t

 

The XX – Intro https://amzn.to/2JlTwqC

 

The 1975 – Chocolate https://amzn.to/2JqFfZM

 

Thin Lizzy – The Boys are Back in Town https://amzn.to/2sEn8s4

 

Three Drives – Greece 2000 https://amzn.to/2Hs9kX2

 

Tiesto – 10 Seconds Before Sunrise https://amzn.to/2sNbprh

 

Tom Petty – Learning to Fly https://amzn.to/2sKE54g

- Free Fallin’ https://amzn.to/2JiXAMi

 

Toploader – Dancing in the Moonlight https://amzn.to/2sHK0qH

 

Toto – Africa https://amzn.to/2Hng2Oa

 

Train – Drive By https://amzn.to/2HnYT6U

 

U2 - one tree hill https://amzn.to/2sLoQIl

- Beautiful Day https://amzn.to/2Hrpb8f

 

Uncle Kracker – Follow Me https://amzn.to/2sHJGIx

 

Van Morrison – Into the Mystic https://amzn.to/2M65dUi

 

Wham – Wake Me Up Before you Go-Go https://amzn.to/2sJnldx

 

World Party – Ship of Fools https://amzn.to/2HsWmZf

 

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Maps https://amzn.to/2HmfpVb

 

4 Strings – Take Me Away https://amzn.to/2kTdO01

 

Did we miss something? Let us know your favourite driving songs in the comments below! 

 

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