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Wanderlust Playlist: The Ultimate Travel Soundtrack


Planes, trains and automobiles! Whatever your mode of travel, no trip is complete without a good playlist.

I was raised on country music so I admit that it is a little country leaning; however, if the twang just isn’t your thang (see what I did there?), don’t fret!
This is the ultimate travel soundtrack to satisfy your wanderlust.

Here’s my top 50 songs (in no particular order) that accompany me on my journeys.

1. Southern Comfort Zone – Brad Paisley
2.Β Road Trippin’ – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
3. Cecilia and the Satelitte – Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness
4. Budapest – George Ezra
5. Seaside – The Kooks
6. Pompeii – Bastille
7. Fast Car (Boyce Avenue & Kina Grannis acoustic cover) – Tracy Chapman
8. Free and Easy – Dierks Bentley
9. Mama I’m Alright – Miranda Lambert
10. Wide Open Spaces – Dixie Chicks
11. Home – Edward Sharpe
12. I Want Crazy – Hunter Hayes
13. Barcelona – George Ezra
14. Automatic – Miranda Lambert
15. Railroads – Holly Williams
16. Two Lanes of Freedom – Tim McGraw
17. Another Sunday In The South – Miranda Lambert
18. Follow Your Arrow – Kacey Musgraves
19. American Honey – Lady Antebellum
20. Three Days In Bed – Holly Williams
21. Goodbye Town – Lady Antebellum
22. A Life That’s Good – Lennon and Maisey
23. My House – Kacey Musgraves
24. La Vie En Rose – Louis Armstrong
25. Compass – Lady Antebellum


26. Wanderlust – Frank Turner
27. Good Life – One Republic
28. Morning Song – The Lumineers
29. Life For Rent – Dido
30. Traveller – Chris Stapleton
31. Wild Child – Kenny Chesney & Grace Potter
32. Long Time Gone – Dixie Chicks
33. Take Me Home, Country Road – John Denver
34. Dead Sea – The Lumineers
35. I Lived – One Republic
36. Hopeless Wanderer – Mumford & Sons
37. Highway Don’t Care – Tim McGraw
38. The Highway – Holly Williams
39. Knee Deep – Zac Brown Band
40. Toes – Zac Brown Band
41. Home – Dierks Bentley
42. An Evening In Roma – Dean Martin
43. Cowboy Take Me Away – Dixie Chicks
44. That’s Amore – Dean Martin
45. If It Gets You Where You Wanna Go – Dallas Smith
46. Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd
47. Comin’ Home – City and Colour
48. Wild Child – Brett Dennen
49. Top Of The World – Imagine Dragons
50. Adventure of a Lifetime – Coldplay

Over to you! What do you like to listen to during your travels?Β 

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  • Reply
    February 8, 2016 at 3:06 am

    Very nice post! We will definitely use this Wander playlist during our next journeys. Thanks for sharing!

    • Reply
      February 8, 2016 at 1:12 pm

      Thank you πŸ™‚ I’m glad you like it!

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    Pam @ Skinny chick travelling
    February 10, 2016 at 6:18 pm

    Some of them I never heard, so I’ll have to email this back to me to remember to check them all out πŸ˜€ Thnx for extra work now πŸ˜€

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      February 10, 2016 at 9:52 pm

      haha I hope you like them! If you have any you think I should add, let me know!

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    Jennifer St Louis
    February 13, 2016 at 1:20 pm

    Great list! We travel full time and the kids and I always make a new playlist for each country! You have some great songs on your list that we will be adding to ours. Thanks!

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      February 14, 2016 at 2:25 pm

      Love that you love this, and I also love that you share similar experiences with your kids. πŸ™‚ Thanks for commenting!

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    February 24, 2016 at 11:58 pm

    Love your playlist!

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