No road trip is epic unless it has the ultimate road trip playlist. If you are planning a road trip, it is never too early to start looking up your favorite songs to enjoy during the drive!
With so many genres of music, it can be difficult to make everyone happy at all times but I’ve got you covered, with my top picks from across the last four decades of music!
Every generation has that one song that becomes their song. A song that revives the soul and gets the juices following. Here are 10 of them!
- Steppenwolf – Born to be wild
- Bryan Adams – Summer of 69
- The Proclaimers – I’m Gonna Be (500 miles)
- Survivor – Eye of the Tiger
- Bruce Springsteen – Born in the USA
- Beach Boys – Good Vibrations
- Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar on Me
- Joan Jett & the Blackhearts – I Love rock ‘n’ roll
- Whitesnake – Here I Go Again
- Ed Sheeran – Castle on a Hill
Best Sing Along Songs
How can you have a road trip playlist without having sing along songs? Windows down, volume on loud and singing off-tune is a rite of passage for any roadtripper!
- George Ezra – Shotgun
- Blanco Brown – The Git Up
- Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
- Shania Twain – That Don’t Impress Me Much
- Ray Charles – Hit the Road Jack
- Tegan and Sara – I’ll Be Back Someday
- Trolls Soundtrack – Get Back Up Again
- The Mamas & The Papas – California Dreamin’
- Creedence Clearwater Revival- Bad Moon Rising
- Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
- Toy Story Soundtrack – You’ve Got a Friend in Me
- Moana Soundtrack – How Far I’ll Go
- Mother Goose Club – Driving in my car
Songs Everyone Knows
No matter who is traveling these are 10 songs everyone is guaranteed to know and enjoy!
- Maroon 5 – Memories
- Frozen Soundtrack – Let it Go
- Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
- Pinkfong – Baby Shark
- Super Simple Songs – The Wheels on the Bus
- The Jungle Book Soundtrack – The Bare Necessities
- Justin Timberlake – Can’t Stop the Feeling
- The Lion King Soundtrack – Hakuna Matata
- Dire Straits – Sultans Of Swing
- The Jackson 5 – ABC
Songs that Make You Dance
Who said you can’t dance sitting down? These 15 songs say other wise! From Kenny Loggins to Ed Sheeran, from Elvis to Ava Max, I’ve got all genres covered!
- Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber – I Don’t Care
- Walk The Moon – Shut Up and Dance
- Tones & I – Dance Monkey
- The Weeknd – Blinding Lights
- Kenny Loggins – Footloose
- Katrina & The Waves – Walking on Sunshine
- Elvis Vs. JXL – A Little Less Conversation
- Pharrell Williams – Happy
- David Guetta – Memories
- Rhianna – Pon de Replay
- P!nk – So What
- Taylor Swift – Shake It Off
- Glee Cast – Greased Lightning
- Outkast – Hey Ya
- Ava Max – Sweet but Psycho
Printable Kid's Travel Journal
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When you’re back home and bags are unpacked, your little adventurer can always open You Went Where? and relive every minute of every adventure.
Gone crazy in the backseat with these dance numbers. Let the bass vibrate through you and get you pumped towards the final leg of your trip!
- Armin van Buuren vs Vini Vici feat. Hilight Tribe – Great Spirit
- Jonas Brothers – Sucker
- Jonas Blue feat. Jack & Jack – Rise
- Armin Van Buren – Blah Blah Blah
- Smash Mouth – I’m a Believer
- Katy Perry – Roar
- Sia – Cheap Thrills
- Imagine Dragons – Thunder
- Green Day – Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)
- Lenny Kravitz – Are You Gonna Go My Way
- The White Stripes – Seven Nation Army
- Gorillaz – Feel Good, Inc.
- The Cardigans – My Favorite Game
- Panic! At The Disco – High Hopes
Keep Calm & Enjoy the Ride
On every road trip, there is a section where every’s battery is down and you sit quietly, looking out the window and taking the scenic beauty. Let these 12 songs play in the background to enhance that experience.
- Kygo & Whitney Houston – Higher Love
- Blake Shelton – God’s Country
- Joan Osborne – One of Us
- Del Amitri – Roll to Me
- Dido – Sand in my Shoes
- Daddy Yankee + Katy Perry feat. Snow – Con Calma
- George Ezra – Budapest
- Don Mclean – American Pie
- Maroon 5 – Girls Like you
- Dua Lipa – Don’t Start Now
- Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – Old Town Road
- Lady Gaga – Poker Face
Keep Calm & Enjoy the Ride
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Road Trip Tips for Families
A quality road trip sound track is great for the heart and soul. You’ll have a blast with this ultimate road trip playlist that you can sing, dance, and relax to. So load up your music player and hit the road.
Don’t forget to add your favorite road trip songs in the comments!