The Best of 2018 The Best Road Trip Songs Of 2018  

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If you're planning an adventure or need a summer playlist, these 2018 road trip songs should keep you entertained during the long hours on the highway. A good song for the road is catchy, a little fast-paced, and sometimes even lyrically tackles subjects like driving, traveling, and personal journeys. What are the best new road trip songs out there? Help decide below! 

What recent songs would be great for an open road? From popular hits that top the charts to works by more obscure, independent artists, this list will help you compile the perfect road trip playlist. All the newest, catchiest songs for the open highway are below for your browsing pleasure. Featuring the best of pop, hip-hip, EDM, and even K-pop, these are all great songs to sing along and dance to on your next road trip or even during a long drive.

What are the best road trip songs of the year? Help decide by voting your favorites to the top of the list. Feel free to also add any new songs that everyone needs on their 2018 road trip playlist.

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IDGAF Dua Lipa

2
85 51
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No Tears Left To Cry Ariana Grande

3
103 76
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The Middle Zedd, Maren Morris, Grey

4
74 57
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One Kiss Calvin Harris, Dua Lipa

5
71 64
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Finesse (Remix) Bruno Mars, Cardi B

6
12 2
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thank u, next Ariana Grande

7
9 2
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Happier Marshmello Ft. Bastille

8
36 40
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Big1400 added Lucid Dreams Juice WRLD

9
48 58
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acapellasrverycool added This Is America Childish Gambino

10
39 51
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Capital Letters Hailee Steinfeld

11
36 47
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2002 Anne-Marie

12
33 43
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Remind Me To Forget Kygo, Miguel

13
5 2
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Better Khalid

14
34 47
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Babe Sugarland, Taylor Swift

15
39 55
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Nice For What Drake

16
25 34
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Big1400 added Call Out My Name The Weeknd

17
23 31
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Born To Be Yours Kygo, Imagine Dragons

18
38 56
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My My My! Troye Sivan

19
25 39
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I Wanna Know NOTD, Bea Miller

20
32 51
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Let Me Zayn

21
27 47
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Curious Hayley Kiyoko

22
1 4
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All Ashore Punch Brothers

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21 39
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Lullaby Sigala, Paloma Faith

24
18 36
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Have It All Jason Mraz

25
20 41
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Girls Rita Ora, Cardi B, Bebe Rexha

26
15 33
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Everybody Hates Me The Chainsmokers

27
15 34
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Burn the House Down AJR

28
15 35
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Ferrari Bebe Rexha

29
15 38
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Can't Dance Meghan Trainor

30
11 31
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Roller Coaster Chungha

31
13 35
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A Good Night John Legend, BloodPop

32
7 24
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All The Ways Meghan Trainor

33
9 28
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Rather Be Malte Ebert

34
9 28
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Out My Mind Tritonal

35
9 28
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Inhale Duke Dumont, Ebenezer

36
16 42
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We Are... Noah Cyrus, MØ

37
6 22
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Finest Hour Cash Cash, Abir

38
9 29
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Home Sweet Highway Ashley McBryde

39
14 40
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Dancing Kylie Minogue

40
8 28
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Drive

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8 28
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Low (R3HAB Remix) Greyson Chance, R3HAB

42
8 30
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Heroine Sunmi

43
8 30
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New Houses Two Door Cinema Club

44
6 26
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Sun In Our Eyes Diplo, MØ

45
6 27
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Younger A Great Big World

46
8 33
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For the F*ck of It Snakehips, Jeremih, Amine

47
5 24
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Better Not Louis the Child, Wafia

48
7 31
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Love Song Zak Abel

49
6 28
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California Hot Shade, Mike Perry, Karlyn

50
5 25
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Longer Than I Thought Loote, Joe Jonas