Top 10 Tunes for Summer Cruising

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One of the best parts about summer is driving around, music blasting as you cruise with the windows down feeling the fresh air on your face! Whether you plan on doing a long road trip, just driving around your city or heading to the beach, make sure your playlist is bumping to the right tunes!


We’ve created an eclectic assortment of some of the all-time best songs that resonate with cool, summer vibes. Enjoy, the top 10 tunes for summer cruising!


10. “Fireworks” – Katy Perry

Who doesn’t love Katy Perry? This tune is the ultimate pop anthem; something everyone can sing along to, especially when you’re cruising in your car during summer. Blast it loud and proud!


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9. “Born to Be Wild” – Steppenwolf

There’s no better tune to get you into the mood for some wild and crazy summer fun! These lyrics will have you bopping your head and belting out the words as you unleash your carefree spirit, cruising in search for some summer driving fun.


born to be wild summer music playlist for road trip


8. “Bohemian Rhapsody” – Queen

With over 1 BILLION YouTube views, no summer cruising is complete without a little Bohemian Rhapsody! Channel your inner Wayne’s World and escape from reality.



7. “Mr. Brightside” – The Killers

This is the perfect jam to belt out in your car at full blast with all your friends. Trust us, whoever hears this song playing will pull up alongside you and join in on the singing fun!

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6. “Despacito” Luis Fonsi ft. Daddy Yankee

With a whooping 6.3+ BILLION views on YouTube, Despacito continues to remain a staple summer song. Feel the Latin vibes as you cruise around. Based upon its popularity, chances are you won’t be the only one listening to this cool beat in your car.

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5. “Shut Up and Drive” – Rihanna

There’s nothing stopping you from putting the pedal to the metal once this jam comes on, blaring at full volume. It’s the ultimate track for long drives, and a good pick me up when you hit a traffic jam!



4. “Born to Run” – Bruce Springsteen

This classic track will have you belt out the lyrics enthusiastically and bopping your head as you fly past other cars on the interstate.



3. “24k Magic” – Bruno Mars

Make sure you to keep your hands on the steering and not dance to this smash hit as you try to sing-along and feel the cool breeze going past your ears.



2. “Sunflower” – Post Malone and Swae Lee

This track from the “Into the Spider-Verse” soundtrack is the ultimate summer jam for 2019. Jam out and blast the radio to one of the hottest summer songs around!



1.“Uptown Funk” – Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars

This 2014 track is not only a throwback to the funk era but also a go-to tune for all road trips. It is the song of the summer no matter where you’re headed. Don’t miss out on this groovy tune that will have you dancing in your car all the way.

best summer songs for cruising


With these jams, there no way you can’t enjoy your ultimate summer road trip!

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