music The Best Rock Songs About Working  

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When it comes to rock music, no subject is off limits. For this list we're ranking the best rock songs about working, and we want you to vote up your favorites. How many good rock working songs can you think of off the top of your head? Below you'll find popular songs that you've definitely heard before, but also some more underground rock songs with working in the title or lyrics. Bachman Turner Overdrive sings about working overtime on “Takin’ Care of Business.” Todd Rundgren sings about not wanting to work on “Bang The Drum All Day.” 

You can add your favroite on the job tunes to this list. Feel free to contribute with any new rock songs about working that aren't already on the poll.

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A Hard Day's Night The Beatles

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Working Class Hero The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon

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Bang the Drum All Day Todd Rundgren

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Takin' Care of Business Bachman Turner Overdrive

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We Can Work It Out The Beatles

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Workin for a Livin Huey Lewis & the News

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Working on the Highway Bruce Springsteen

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Work for Love Ministry

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6 3
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Let's Work Prince

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Work Me, Lord Janis Joplin

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This Woman's Work is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Working
This Woman's Work Kate Bush

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The All-Time Best Rock Bassists

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On My Way to Work Paul McCartney

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RickSchneider added Dirty Work Steely Dan

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RickSchneider added Dirty Work Z-Ro, Black Mike, Pharoah

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Dirty Work The Rolling Stones

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5 4
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When Work Is Over The Kinks

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4 3
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It'll All Work Out Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

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4 3
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The Greatest One-Hit Wonder Songs of the 70s

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4 3
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Work to Do The Isley Brothers

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The Work Song Billy Squier

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3 2
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3 2
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Work It Out Def Leppard

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Let's Work Mick Jagger

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3 2
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Life of Work Iggy Pop

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3 2
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Work 'N' Play The Zombies

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Love Work Out Crosby & Nash

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3 3
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3 3
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3 3
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3 3
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All Work and No Play Van Morrison

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I'll Work for Your Love Bruce Springsteen

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2 2
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The 37 Greatest On-Stage Falls of All Time

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Working On It Chris Rea

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Piece of Work Jimmy Buffett, Toby Keith

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We Can Work It All Out Hank Williams, Jr.

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Body Work Tegan and Sara, Morgan Page

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Honest Work Todd Rundgren

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Dong Work for Yuda Frank Zappa

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We Can Work It Out Chaka Khan

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3 4
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3 4
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Work That We Do Sublime

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Work in Progress Sister Hazel

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Off to Work Chicago