songs The Best Pop Songs About Working  

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These are the best pop songs about work ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best pop songs about work come in many forms. Some great pop songs about work are from country crooners while other good songs about work come from rock bands. Many of the all-time greatest songs about work have been rerecorded by new artists every generation.

What tracks will you find on this best pop songs about work list? Dolly Parton's 1980 track, “9 to 5,” celebrated the daily grind with her unstoppable energy. This track also served as the theme song to the film of the same name, which starred Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and, of course, Dolly herself. “Takin Care of Business,” by Bachman-Turner Overdrive is another one of the best pop songs about work.

Bruce Springsteen has long been considered the working man's rocker and his Born in the U.S.A. hit “Working on the Highway” is one of his best. Other tunes that are featured on this top pop songs about working list include “She Works Hard for the Money,” “Shiftwork,” and “Bang on the Drum All Day.”

Do you have a favorite pop song about work? Give the best tracks a thumbs up and share some of your favorite lyrics in the comments section.
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Takin Care of Business Bachman–Turner Overdrive

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Chain Gang Johnny Cash

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9 to 5 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pop Songs About Working
9 to 5 Dolly Parton

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We Can Work It Out The Beatles

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Working on the Highway Bruce Springsteen

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Bang on the Drum All Day Todd Rundgren, Tony Levin

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This Woman's Work is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pop Songs About Working
This Woman's Work Kate Bush

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Shiftwork George Strait, Kenny Chesney

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dukesings added Money For Nothing (Full Length Version) Dire Straits

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Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pop Songs About Working
dukesings added Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) Harry Belafonte

The Best Rock Songs About Working

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Woman's Work Tracy Chapman

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Work It Missy Elliott

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Honest Work Todd Rundgren

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All Work and No Play Van Morrison

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Work It Out En Vogue

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When Work Is Over The Kinks

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Whistle While You Work Louis Armstrong

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Jungle Work Warren Zevon

Rock Stars Who Died at Age 30

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Work It Nelly, Justin Timberlake

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Work That Body Diana Ross

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Work It Out Chrisette Michele

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Night Work Scissor Sisters

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Make Love Work Dolly Parton

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Work to Make It Work Robert Palmer

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Work 'N' Play The Zombies

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Work Kelly Rowland

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Off to Work Chicago

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Work Dannii Minogue

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Make It Work for You Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, Juelz Santana

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Make It Work Ne-Yo, Shaffer Smith

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Work for Love Ministry

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Work Jimmy Eat World

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Work It Out Def Leppard

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No Work Today Chris Rea

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Work to Do The Isley Brothers