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The Best Rock Songs About Working 

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Updated November 5, 2019 1k votes 252 voters 19k views 74 items

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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The Beatles
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Bachman Turner Overdrive
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The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon
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The Beatles
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Todd Rundgren
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AAron Camaro added Rush
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This Woman's Work is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rock Songs About Working
Kate Bush
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Huey Lewis & the News
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Beauty-Leaf added R.E.M.
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Mick Jagger
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The Rolling Stones
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Bruce Springsteen
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RickSchneider added Steely Dan
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Warren Zevon
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Van Morrison
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The Kinks
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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
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Bruce Springsteen
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Todd Rundgren
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