Best Highway Songs in Title

Highway Songs, Songs With Highway in the Title


What a great way to celebrate a trip on the road than with the Top 10 Highway Songs. The highway songs can also celebrate famous highways like Route 66. It is probably no surprise that the songs on the list are either rock or country with one song being folk. One song is on the list twice – once as a rock song and once as a country song. It is even more interesting than the original release was ranked lower than the re-release.

Best Highway Songs in Title


When you think of the highway and think of working the highway, most will think of truckers. No, we don’t mean to make reference to the movie Maximum Overdrive either. Perfect for truckers and highway patrolmen and many more – enjoy our list of highway songs!

Highway Songs List

My Wedding Songs is a reader-supported website.  As an Amazon Associate, we earn revenue from qualifying purchases.

10. Highwayman – The Highwaymen
1985, Highwayman

9. Carefree Highway – Gordon Lightfoot
1974, Sundown

8. Life Is A Highway – Tom Cochrane
1991, Mad Mad World

7. Ventura Highway – America
1972, Homecoming

6. Highway 20 Ride – Zac Brown Band
2009, The Foundation


5. Rockin’ Down the Highway – The Doobie Brothers
1972, Toulouse Street

4. I Am The Highway – Audioslave
2002, Audioslave

3. Highway Don’t Care – Tim McGraw
2013, Two Lanes of Freedom

2. Highway To Hell – AC/DC
1979, Highway to Hell

1. Life Is A Highway – Rascal Flatts
2006, Me and My Gang


Other Top Highway Songs

Charlie Patton Highway (Turn it Up, Pt. 1) – Robert Plant
2020, Digging Deep: Subterranea

I Am the Highway – Mustangs of The West
2020, I Am the Highway

how will i rest in peace if i’m buried by a highway?// – KennyHoopla
2020, how will i rest in peace if i’m buried by a highway?

Highway Tune – Greta Van Fleet
2017, From The Fires

Highway – August Rain feat. Dara Maclean
2014, American Jesus


Long Lonesome Highway – Michael Parks
2011, Long Lonesome Highway

Sunshine Highway – Dropkick Murphys
2005, The Warrior’s Code

Pacific Coast Highway – Nils
2005, Pacific Coast Highway

Highway 101 – Social Distortion
2004, Sex, Love And Rock ‘N’ Roll

Highway Patol – Junior Brown
1993, Guit With It


Kings Highway – Tom Petty
1991, Into The Great Wide Open

Highway 40 Blues – Ricky Skaggs
1982, Highways & Heartaches

Highway Song – Blackfoot
1979, Strikes

Highway Star – Deep Purple
1972, Machine Head


Highway song list curated by Matthew Campbell

If you have a favorite Highway song not on our list, be sure to comment on it below so that we can add it!

Other related song lists to read:

Hot New Songs Delivered Monthly!

6 responses to “Highway Songs – Songs With Highway in the Title”

  1. RJ says:

    Long Lonesome Highway by Michael Parks. Also the theme song for the 70s show ‘Then Came Bronson’

    • Matthew Campbell says:

      Thank you SO much RJ for our song suggestion. I cannot believe it wasn’t on the list already. Well, it is now.

  2. Mike says:

    How is Bachman-Turner Overdrive’s Roll on down the highway not in the top 10? It was huge!

  3. Lance Simons says:

    Highway 40 Blues

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *