When all of a sudden you hear your favourite song on a radio and begin singing to it, the sky gets brighter and your life seems to make more sense again. Singing along to the most-loved song makes our day. Like an added value, music lifts up our low spirits and soothes our broken hearts.
“Tell me what music you like and I’ll tell you who you are”. We all share different music tastes. What would be your special music to listen to on a holiday? Imagine that you’re heading down the coastal road with your significant other by your side, what music would be playing in your car? Add some more spice to your trips by bringing your favourite playlist to sing along to! According to a poll by the affordable car hire company, Auto Europe, it turns out that drivers sing along to the car radio 7,817 times in their lives.
So, is your playlist ready to hit the road? We have compiled a list of ten of the best sing-along anthems to have on a road trip playlist.
1. Here I Go Again by Whitesnake
Our list opens with Here I go again, a song released in 1982 by a British rock band Whitesnake, known other hits like Is this love or Still of the night. Whitesnake’s popularity reached its peak in the 80’s. Here i go again was written by David Coverdale, the lead singer, and Bernie Mardsen, former Whitesnake guitarist. The song is best for a solo ride…
2. Livin on a Prayer by Bon Jovi
The next song on our list, Living on a prayer, is lively and inviting for a ride. Take in the spirit of the lyrics and hit the road!
3. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
The song appeared in 1974 on the second album of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Second Helping. Sweet Home Alabama is a happy, positive song that is easy to sing along to.
4. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
This one doesn’t need any introducing. For many the number one song, Bohemian Rhapsody is the pop music anthem from 1975. Buckle up and enjoy the ride!
5. Sweet Child of Mine by Guns N’ Roses
A rock ballad from 1987 by Guns N’ Roses, full of energy and good vibes.
6. Highway to Hell by ACDC
Another number one on our list, Highway to hell by an Australian rock band ACDC gives you the “season ticket on a one way ride”.
7. Bat out of Hell by Meatloaf
Energetic song from 1977 by an American singer and actor Meat Loaf, one of the best-selling authors of all time.
8. Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen
A 1974 song calling to take a ride and runaway to some better place. What a better song to listen to on a road trip?
9. Stacy’s Mom by Fountains of Wayne
This energetic song was released in 2003 and is perfect for a joyful ride. The song was written by Adam Schlesinger, the bassist and Chris Collingwood, the singer of Fountains of Wayne.
10. Don’t Look Back in Anger by Oasis.
Our list closes engaging Don’t look back in anger by Oasis, the band’s signature song from 1996.