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The ultimate Spotify road trip playlist

We reveal who makes the top 10 most popular road trip playlist songs

Harry Styles

Many of us spend a lot of our lives on the road - whether that's as a driver or a passenger.

But whether you're commuting, nipping to the shops or embarking on a long road trip - one of the main essentials is a trusty playlist.

Here we look at what are the most popular tunes people listen to on Spotify when behind the wheel*.

To help you put together the perfect road trip playlist, we have revealed the most listened-to tracks at the wheel, based on how many times each song appears on any driving-related Spotify playlist.

So, what are the essential tunes for a used Tesla, bangers for a used BMW, audio for your used Audi? Let’s take a look.

Top 10 most popular road trip playlist songs:

10. Blinding Lights – The Weeknd

9. Party in the U.S.A. – Miley Cyrus

8. Someone You Loved – Lewis Capaldi

7. I Ain’t Worried – OneRepublic

6. Unholy (feat. Kim Petras) – Sam Smith

5. As It Was – Harry Styles

4. Riptide – Vance Joy

3. Flowers – Miley Cyrus

2. Yellow – Coldplay

1. Mr. Brightside – The Killers

Access the ultimate driving playlist dataset and listen to the top 100 songs via our Spotify driving playlist.

*This is the top 10 driving playlist on Spotify as of March 2023.

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