The Best Songs For The “Ultimate” Road Trip Playlist

 AAA reports that 34 million people will be hitting the road this summer for vacation, and for most people, a road trip just isn’t the same without a great playlist. 

A new survey finds:

  • 60% of Americans like to set the mood of their road trip with a carefully curated playlist.
  • Playlists are so important to road trippers that 35% of people said they’d “turn the car around” if they didn’t have what they needed to listen to the music of their choice.
  • Of those with road trip playlists, 47% say they have a memory associated with a specific song.
  • So, what songs do people want on their “ultimate” road trip playlist?
  • The most popular include……………….. (click here for the complete list):
  • Note- SEVERAL of your K-Hit’s favorites made the list!  
    • “Sweet Home Alabama,” Lynyrd Skynyrd (39%)
    • “Hotel California,” The Eagles (29%)
    • “Life is a Highway,” Tom Cochrane (27%)
    • “Take Me Home Country Roads,” John Denver (26%)
    • “On the Road Again,” Willie Nelson (25%)
    • “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X (25%)
    • “Shut Up and Drive,” Rihanna (24%)
    • “Highway to Hell,” ACDC (23%)
    • “Hit the Road Jack,” Ray Charles (20%)
    • “Here I Go Again,” Whitesnake (18%)
    • “Don’t Stop Me Now,” Queen (18%)
    • “Go Your Own Way,” Fleetwood Mac (18%)

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