Our picks for the best road trip tunes
It’s summer road trip time! If you’re thinking about heading out on the highway this summer, as well as providing you with the ideal transport through our brilliant car hire, minibus hire, and Flexi hire service here at Intack Self Drive, we’ve also got a few recommendations for road trip tunes that are sure to get everyone in the mood for a well earned break! We’re sure you’ll be the envy of all the other passengers for your great taste in music if you fire off a few of these colossal tracks. But, obviously we know that music is completely subjective, so that’s why we’ve included something for everyone on our lists!
So, let’s get into the best songs that you need to add to your road-trip playlist this summer.
Most popular driving tracks
People love nostalgia, so it’s no wonder that some of the most popular tracks from Spotify playlists that included terms like ‘car’, ‘driving’ and ‘road trip’ are classic rock tracks that have stood the test of time. We could not agree more with these picks here at Intack Self Drive.
- Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
- Don’t Stop Believin’ - Journey
- Hotel California - Eagles
- Mr. Brightside - The Killers
- Highway to Hell - ACDC
- Hey, Soul Sister - Train
- Africa - TOTO
- Livin’ On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
- Party In The U.S.A. - Miley Cyrus
- Hey There Delilah - Plain White T’s
Sure fire, singalong anthems - all you need for a successful roadtrip! However, if you’re looking for something a tad more contemporary, no problem! Here are a few of our favourite, popular modern musicians to include if you’re catering to a slightly younger audience:
- Post Malone
- DJ Khalid
- Ed Sheeran
- Kanye West
- Harry Styles
- Tom Grennan
Obviously there’s quite the variety in there, so you’re sure to please everyone on board!
The perfect family-friendly trip
However, if it’s a family road trip, you can’t go wrong with a bit of Disney. The house of mouse has been producing fantastic, family-friendly, singalong hits for decades; and adding a few of these to your playlist will add a nice nostalgic touch for both adults and younger fans. So, here are our top picks for the Disney songs you need to include in your family-friendly road trip playlist.
- How Far I’ll Go - Auli’i Cravalho - Moana
- Hakuna Matata - Nathan Lane - The Lion King
- Under The Sea - Samuel E. Wright - The Little Mermaid
- Be Our Guest - Angela Lansbury and Jerry Orbach - Beauty and the Beast
- Part of Your World - Jodi Benson - The Little Mermaid
- I Just Can’t Wait to Be King - Jason Weaver - The Lion King
- Zero to Hero - Sounds of Blackness - Hercules
- You’ve got a friend in me - Randy Newman - Toy Story
- Let It Go - Idina Menzel - Frozen
- Go The Distance – Roger Bart - Hercules
Those are our lists! With the music all sorted, let’s talk transport - we’ve got almost half a century of van, car and minibus hire experience under our belt here at Intack, and we’re always here to help! You can rely on us to provide you with fantastic deals on daily, weekly, and short term minibus hire services, so if you’re ready to get started, you can browse the best van hire deals right here on our site, or give us a call on 01254 57811!