It doesn’t matter who you are, from the president to the guy who makes venti white mochas, everyone in the world has fantasized about quitting a job that they totally hate while listening to one of their favorite pump up songs. Stomping out of your job jamming pump up music is the number one fantasy of countless members of the workforce, and everyone should get to do it once in their life. It doesn’t matter if you like hip-hop, metal, country, or pop there are plenty of feel-good songs to facilitate you leaving your old life behind. So what song do you play when you quit your job?
The best quit your job songs are the tunes that pump you up while making you forget that you’ve lost your main source of income. They’re fist in the air, sing along anthems, that aren’t just good pump up songs, they’re the perfect tracks to expedite your transition into a new life of hanging out on the couch and eating cereal for lunch. Unless you’ve got a new job lined up, in which case bully for you. The songs on this list are the perfect tunes for stealing your office printer and partying your way out of the office.Vote up the songs that you want playing as your march out of your lame job with your head held high. If the tune you want playing while you bail on your low-life boss isn’t on this list, feel free to add it.
Take This Job and Shove ItJohnny Paycheck"Take this job and shove it."
We're Not Gonna Take ItTwisted Sister
Albums: Stay Hungry
Composer: Twisted Sister, Dee Snider
Length (seconds): 3:39"We're not gonna take it, No, we ain't gonna take it, We're not gonna take it anymore"
Albums: No Strings Attached
Composer: Andreas Carlsson, Kristian Lundin, Jacob Schulze
Producer: Kristian Lundin, Jacob Schulze
Length (seconds): 3:18
Composer: Lee Hazlewood
Producer: Lee Hazlewood
Length (seconds): 2:40"These boots are made for walking, and that's just what they'll do. One of these days these boots are gonna walk all over you."
Albums: On the Border, One of These Nights, Desperado
Composer: Jack Tempchin
Producer: Bill Szymczyk
Length (seconds): 4:15
Albums: Ill Communication
Composer: Beastie Boys, Adam Yauch, Mike D, Ad-Rock
Producer: Mario Caldato, Jr.
Length (seconds): 2:58"So listen up 'cause you can't say nothin'. You'll shut me down with a push of your button? But yo I'm out and I'm gone. I'll tell you now I keep it on and on."
Albums: Saints & Sinners
Composer: David Coverdale, Bernie Marsden
Length (seconds): 4:33"Going down the only roooooaaad I've ever known"
Albums: Rage Against the Machine
Length (seconds): 5:44
Albums: School's Out
Composer: Alice Cooper, Dennis Dunaway, Glen Buxton, Neal Smith, Michael Bruce
Producer: Bob Ezrin
Length (seconds): 3:27"School's out for summer, School's out forever"
I've Had ItBlack Flag"I can’t go to work, the boss is a jerk."
Albums: Significant Other
Composer: John Otto, Wes Borland, Sam Rivers
Producer: Terry Date, Limp Bizkit
Length (seconds): 2:46
Composer: Lindsey Buckingham
Producer: Fleetwood Mac, Ken Caillat, Richard Dashut
Length (seconds): 2:4"You don't know what it means to win"
Albums: Mondo Bizarro
Length (seconds): 2:18"I can't take this crazy pace, I've become a mental case. Yeah, this is the job that ate my brain"
I QuitDescendents"Got better things to do with my life - I quit"
Picture Me Rollin'Big Syke, Tupac Shakur
Albums: All Eyez on Me
Length (seconds): 5:15"Picture me rollin'. Move to the side a little bit so you can get a clear picture."
I 95 Asshole Song
Albums: Who's Next
Composer: The Who, Pete Townshend
Producer: Glyn Johns
Length (seconds): 3:38"Meet the new boss, same as the old boss"
thank u, nextAriana Grande
"Thank you, next (next)"
Waylon Jennings If You See Me Getting Smaller I'm Leaving
Dennis Leary I'm an Asshole
Composer: Florence Welch, Isabella Summers
Length (seconds): 3:40"The horses are coming so you better run"
Walk Before They Make Me RunRolling Stones
A Million Miles AwayDavid Byrne
Length (seconds): 263
Party Like a RockstarShop Boyz
Albums: Rockstar Mentality
Length (seconds): 4:13"I'm on a money making mission, but I party like a rockstar."
Power TripMonster Magnet
Composer: Dave Wyndorf
Length (seconds): 3:31"I'm never gonna work another day in my life!"