10 Perfect Classic Rock Songs For Your Next Road Trip

10 Perfect Classic Rock Songs For Your Next Road Trip

Check out these rockin' songs to sing along to in your car!

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Check out these rockin' songs to sing along to in your car!

1. "Fat Bottomed Girls" - Queen

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If you only started liking Queen since the movie came out, I'll try my best to forgive you. But whether you're a classic rock fanatic or you prefer other genres, this song is simply a jam. There's not even a buildup to its greatness — it instantly hits you with strong vocals and an infectious sound. I'm seriously dancing to the beat in my head right now.

2. "American Pie" - Don McLean

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Can I start this off by saying Michael and Dwight sing this at the chair model lady's grave in "The Office?" This is one of the strangest and most beautiful classic rock songs ever. It's over eight minutes long with verses that tell stories all centering around "The day the music died," the plane crash that killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J.P. Richardson Jr. But it's overarching theme is the loss of innocence as old generations give way to new. Also, it's such a fun melody and WILL get stuck in your head.

3. "Born to Run" - Bruce Springsteen

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There were so many Springsteen songs I could've put on this list! Like, so many. But I chose this one because it's perfect for belting in the car. Go ahead, try to imitate that gravely sound in Springsteen's voice and shout it to the rooftops, "BABY WE WERE BORN TO RUUUUUUN!" Plus, that beat is unmatched!

4. "Bad Moon Rising" - Credence Clearwater Revival

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If you want to dive head first into some feel-good vibes, CCR is definitely for you. Similar to Springsteen, there were more than a few songs of theirs I could've included on this list. Bad Moon Rising has an old school feel that wonderfully fits the mood of a road trip. Plus, it drew inspiration from film noir AND was used in the movie "American Werewolf in London." How cool is that?

5. "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For" - U2

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U2 is the most underrated classic rock band. Guys, U2 was and is STILL a force to be reckoned with! This song will fill your speakers and your heart — yes, I said that — and you'll no doubt want to keep listening. I won't even get into the depth of the lyrics or the stirring passion in Bono's voice. U2 fights for social justice and they have since their beginnings in 1976. That alone is a reason to stan!

6. "Take It Easy" - The Eagles

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This song screams road trip vibes! I mean, come on. Those harmonies, that melody! Anytime it comes on in my car, I definitely start spazzing like a lunatic, or in other words, dancing. Plus, for you AZ dwellers, The Eagles drop a reference to one of our loneliest towns, Winslow. There's even a statue there to commemorate the song!

7. "Free Fallin'" - Tom Petty

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Who doesn't love this song? Tom Petty is an actual gem, and I say 'is' because he lives on every time his voice streams through our speakers or people strum his melodies on their guitars. Petty has you covered whether you're looking to jam out or relax! "Free Fallin'" is right there in the middle, with a soothing sound and a chorus that you can shout out!

8. "Rocket Man" - Elton John

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Not only is this song a fun sing-along, but it inspires a sense of wonder. Just like Elton John himself, it is magical and passionate. If you listen to this song I think it's gonna be a long, long time before you stop. I hope somebody understood that pun.

9. "Here Comes the Sun" - The Beatles

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Do I even need to explain this one? This song radiates happiness and positivity. I can't imagine being sad while listening to it. The first note hits and you just know everything is going to be OK. Also, please don't mention how The Bee Movie uses this song...

10. "Somebody's Baby" - Jackson Browne

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Jackson Browne is a classic artist whose face you probably won't see on T-shirts at targets or vintage stores. But, let me tell you, his sound is like no other. This song is so groovy and it really just makes you want to bob your head! Also, check out the acoustic version of this song. It is beautiful!

For these and even more classic rock road trip songs, check out my Spotify playlist!

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10 Rappers Whose Lyrics Will Take Your Instagram Captions To The Next Level

Make your life easy by choosing a caption that's already been written for you.

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Finding the perfect caption for you Instagram post is something everyone struggles with. On the contrary, the best rappers in the industry right now seem to have no problem with it. Whether it be Cardi B or Kanye West, you can always count on fire captions. Taken from the rappers themselves, here are the best rap lyrics for Instagram captions.

1. Travis Scott

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  • "It's summertime, why they tryna throw shade?"
  • "Rollin' rollin' rollin' got me stargazin'"
  • "I got 'em stage diving out the nosebleeds"
  • "Anything can happen at the night show"
  • "This right here is astronomical"
  • "Valet park when I pull up in the ride"
  • "Pick up the phone, baby, I know you're home, baby"
  • "Oh my, what a wonderful time"
  • "She said 'where we goin?' I said 'the moon'"
  • "I been up sleepless late nights"
  • 2. Migos

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    • "Walk it like I talk it"
    • "In the kitchen wrist moving like a stir fry"
    • "Put my mind on it, put my grind on it"
    • "We live like sopranos"
    • "Diamonds on my wrist stay drippin"
    • "Addin' up checks, no minus"
    • "I can buy that car, I know that you can't"
    • "No human being, I'm immortal"
    • "Walk in the buildin', they start applaudin'"
    • "Versace, Versace, Versace, Versace"

    3. Cardi B

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    • "I like texts from my exes when they want a second chance"
    • "I went from dollar bills, now poppin' rubber bands"
    • "Why would I hop in some beef? When I could just hop in the Porsche"
    • "You know where I'm at, you know where I be"
    • "These expensive, these is red bottoms"
    • "I don't dance now, I make money moves"
    • "It's not a threat it's a warning, be careful with me"
    • "Poured out my whole heart to a piece of sh*t"
    • "Karma for you is gon' be who you end up with"

    4. Drake

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    • "This a Rollie, not a stopwatch, sh*t don't ever stop"
    • "I only love my bed and my mama I'm sorry"
    • "I get it how I live it, I live it how I get it"
    • "No new friends"
    • "Drinking every night because we drink to my accomplishments"
    • "This sh*t got me in my feelings"
    • "With your phone out, gotta hit them angles"
    • "My ex asked me, 'Where you movin'?' I said, 'On to better things'"
    • "My team good, we don't really need a mascot"
    • "Got new money, got new problems, got new enemies"

    5. Nicki Minaj

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    • "Imma keep it moving, be classy and graceful"
    • "In my kingdom, with my Timbs on"
    • "Uh, yo, watch your man, then you should watch your mouth"
    • "At least you took an L off your bucket list"
    • "Defend my honor, protect my pride"
    • "But to live doesn't mean you're alive"
    • "She just mad 'cause he never bought her ice like me"
    • "I fly with the stars in the skies"
    • "They paintin' me out to be the bad guy"
    • "All these b*tches is my sons"

    6. Mac Miller

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    • "My regrets look just like a text I shouldn't send"
    • "Driving with my eyes close, missing all the signs"
    • "I'm a monster with the heart of a lion, divide and conquer"
    • "I got a bone to pick like roses"
    • "I'll do anything for a way out of my head"
    • "Your love is not too kind to me"
    • "Yeah, I got a bad attitude"
    • "No matter where life takes me, find me with a smile"
    • "Imma give you what you came for"
    • "I don't know 'bout you, but me, I'm important, I'm so gorgeous"

    7. A$AP Rocky 

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    • "Same shit, different day"
    • "I got three phones: business, conversation, and relation"
    • "What the face say to the fist?"
    • "I look for ways to say 'I love you', but I ain't into makin' love songs"
    • "Paranoia got me losing all my z's"
    • "Make no mistakes, it's all a leap of faith for love"
    • "She ain't a stranger to the city life"
    • "Can't forget that I'm golden, can't forget where I'm going"
    • "Riding by the rules, I'll abide by it soon"
    • "Ain't a killer so don't kill the vibe"

    8. Kanye West

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    • "Yeah u so mother thick"
    • "Ball so hard, let's get faded"
    • "That sh*t cray"
    • "I'm tripping off the power"
    • "All of my kindness, is taken for weakness"
    • "I'm lookin' for the one have you seen her?"
    • "Don't let me get in my zone"
    • "Let's get lost tonight"
    • "Sun don't shine in the shade, bird can't fly in a cage"
    • "Reach for the stars so if you fall you land on a cloud"
    • "No you're not perfect but you're not your mistakes"

    9. A$AP Ferg

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    • "Gucci down to the socks"
    • "My jewelry glistening why I'm always chilly"
    • "I'm a one night savage"
    • "Put in work, put 'em in the dirt"
    • "Fergy be mobbin' all day"
    • "Ferg is the name"
    • "I'm on a new level"
    • "Don't pray for me pray for the weak"
    • "I was only 8 years old, watching Nick at Nite"
    • "I was fly like a bird"

    10. Lil Wayne 

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    • "Real G's move in silence like lasagna"
    • "I speak the truth but I guess that's a foreign language to y'all"
    • "Okay you're a goon, but what's a goon to a goblin?"
    • "I got some weight on my shoulders, to me it's like feathers"
    • "I am more animal than the zoo allow"
    • "Money talks, bullsh*t walks"
    • "Every night's a long night, every day's a holiday"
    • "I'm a cool cat, but I'm on life nine"
    • "Haters can't see me, nose bleed seats"


    No matter what the occasion, it's always good to have creative Instagram captions on hand. Nobody knows how to make clever captions than rappers themselves. Whether you need creative caption for throwing shade at someone, or you have used only emojis for your past 5 Instagram pictures, rap lyrics make the perfect caption.

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    This playlist is at it's best in times of stressful studying, messed up sleeping schedules and when you just wanna melt into your bed after finals.

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    1. "Ashes Of Our Forever" by Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah

    2. "Movements (Chapter III) - Edit" By Leon Vynehall

    3. "The Gates Of Hell" from BAYONETTA

    4. "Kt" by Bexar Bexar

    5. "Alone in Kyoto" by Air

    6. "It's Magical" by Masayoshi Fujita

    7. "Requim For Dying Mothers, Pt. 1" by Stars Of The Lid

    8. "Sad Alron" by Mark Pritchard

    9. "The Finishing" by Stavroz

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