Michelle Obama on Carpool Karaoke

Michelle Obama on Carpool Karaoke

We’re driving a few hours to visit friends this weekend, and I need some new recommendations! Our top songs are always…

What Road Trip Songs Do You Love?

…some combination of 1970’s hits and the Trolls soundtrack. Here’s a playlist Toby once wrote when we were driving, above, and here are a few of my old standbys, below:

My Sweet Lord, George Harrison
For Once in My Life, Stevie Wonder
Two Weeks, Grizzly Bear
I Fall to Pieces, Patsy Cline
Waterloo Sunset, The Kinks
Smile Jamaica, Chronixx
Letter From An Occupant, The New Pornographers
I Can’t Reach You, The Who
Be My Baby, The Ronettes
Hang on Sloopy, The McCoys
Don’t Think Twice It’s All Right, Bob Dylan
Light My Fire, The Doors
Come A Little Bit Closer, Jay & The Americans
Postcards From Italy, Beirut
Don’t Stop Me Now, Queen
Fall On Me, R.E.M.
Out of Time, The Rolling Stones
You Can’t Hurry Love, The Supremes
Every Night, Paul McCartney
Take On Me, A-ha
In the Aeroplane Over the Sea, Neutral Milk Hotel
9 to 5, Dolly Parton
I’m Your Toy, Elvis Costello
We’ll Meet Again, Vera Lynn

Growing up, my dad would always listen to classical music or opera in the car and we’d catch him with fat tears rolling down his cheeks because he was so moved. I always love that memory.

What about you? What road trip songs do you love? Please share below…

P.S. Alex on playing music for kids, and what songs do you make out to?

(Photo of Michelle Obama on Carpool Karaoke.)