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The Songs that Make You Want to Hit the Road!

Ranked by Votes

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Ranked by Votes
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The List

401Peter GabrielSledgehammer Buy
402The Black CrowesGo Faster Buy
403The BeatlesGot To Get You Into My Life Buy
404The Guess WhoAmerican Woman Buy
405Steve EarleGuitar Town Buy
406Citizen CopeBullet And A Target Buy
407Willy PorterJesus On The Grille Buy
408King CrimsonNeal And Jack And Me Buy
409Van MorrisonBrown Eyed Girl Buy
410SublimeWhat I Got Buy
411The Marshall Tucker Band24 Hours At A Time Buy
412PretendersMiddle Of The Road Buy
413YesClose To The Edge Buy
414Tom WaitsBig Joe And Phantom 309 Buy
415Creedence Clearwater RevivalProud Mary Buy
416The Rolling StonesPaint It, Black Buy
417Dire StraitsSultans Of Swing Buy
418Lenny KravitzAre You Gonna Go My Way Buy
419Steely DanBodhisattva Buy
420Dixie ChicksWide Open Spaces Buy
421The Cat EmpireThe Car Song Buy
422Boz ScaggsBreakdown Dead Ahead Buy
423Arlo GuthrieComing Into Los Angeles Buy
424Michael Franti & SpearheadSay Hey (I Love You) Buy
425ZZ TopManic Mechanic Buy
426Bob DylanStuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again Buy
427David GrayBabylon Buy
428Roxy MusicLove Is The Drug Buy
429Barenaked LadiesBrian Wilson Buy
430The OffspringYou're Gonna Go Far, Kid Buy
431Warren ZevonWerewolves Of London Buy
432New Riders Of The Purple SageHenry Buy
433The Rolling StonesRoute 66 Buy
434Boz ScaggsLoan Me A Dime Buy
435William DevaughnBe Thankful For What You Got Buy
436Bruce Springsteen Darlington County Buy
437WeezerTrippin' Down The Freeway Buy
438CakeShort Skirt / Long Jacket Buy
439Matthew SweetGirlfriend Buy
440The Rolling StonesAll Down The Line Buy
441Tom Petty & The HeartbreakersRunaway Trains Buy
442QueenBicycle Race Buy
443Creedence Clearwater RevivalTravelin' Band Buy
444Dandy WarholsBohemian Like You Buy
445The MuppetsMovin' Right Along Buy
446The Grateful DeadTerrapin Station Buy
447QueenDon't Stop Me Now Buy
448Tom Petty Saving Grace Buy
449Bill Monroe Orange Blossom Special Buy
450The RamonesBlitzkrieg Bop Buy

Voted on by XPN Listeners

Thanks to the over 6,300 XPN Listeners and Members who voted in this year's Countdown, and to XPN's Business Sponsors, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems and Philadelphia Brewing Company for their support of the 885 Ultimate Road Trip Songs Countdown.

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