Please help me find some songs for my roadtrip!?

I am going on a three week long road trip next week across the country and I want to create a playlist with songs about and or that contain the names of the states we drive through in the lyrics. This is the list of the states we pass through: 1. Arizona 2. New Mexico 3. Texas 4. Lousiana 5. Mississippi 6. Alabama 7. Georgia 8. Tennessee 9. Kentucky 10. Indiana 11. Illinois 12. Wisconsin 13. Minnesota 14. South Dakota 15. Wyoming 16. Montana 17. Idaho 18. Idaho 19. Nevada 20. California. Help please! I have been finding mostly country songs and thats ok I'd just like a little more variety, rock is good, no folksongs please, keep it contemporary. Thanks! :)

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  • 9 years ago
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    I can only think of very few

    Georgia - Charlie Daniels Band - Devil Went Down To Georgia

    Kentucky - Elvis Presley - Kentucky Rain

    Arizona (with a reference to Texas) Kings of Leon - Arizona

    Tennessee - Creedance Clearwater Rival (or Tina Turner) - Proud Mary (makes reference to Memphis Tennessee)

    Pam Tillis - Maybe it was Memphis

    Louisiana and Mississippi - Alan Wake and Loretta Lynn - Louisiana Woman Mississippi Man

    Mississippi - Alannah Myles - Black Velvet

    New Mexico - The Cinematics - New Mexico

    Alabama - Lynard Skynard - Sweet Home Alabama (there is also a band called Alabama they sing country)

    Brad Paisley - Old Alabama

    Texas ( there is a band that is called Texas and they sing kind of country I suppose)

    Little Texas - God Blessed Texas

    Deep In The Heart of Texas

    Indiana - Jon Mclaughlin - Indiana

    Illinois - (There is band called Illinois) - Dan Fogelberg - Illinois

    Wisconsin - Bon Iver - Wisconsin

    Minnesota - Bon Iver - Minnesota

    South Dakota - Liz Phair - South Dakota

    Nancy Griffith Deadwood, South Dakota

    Magic Man - South Dakota

    Wyoming - Two o'clock Courage - Wyoming

    Brand New Sin - Wyoming

    John Denver - Song of Wyoming

    Kellie Coffey - Why Wyoming

    Yonder Mountain String Band - Winds O' Wyoming

    Montana - Frank Zappa - Montana

    Marie Osmond - Meet Me In Montana

    Idaho - Train - Idaho

    Nerina Pallot - Idaho

    Josh Ritter - Idaho

    B52's - Private Idaho

    Nevada - Billy Joel - Stop in Nevada

    Mark Knapfler - Sands of Nevada

    Deer Tick - Nevada

    California - Katy Perry - California Girls

    Eagles - Hotel California

    2Pac - California

    Phantom Planet - California

    There is a parody of Katy Perry's California Girls on youtube called Milwaukee Boys

    Bill Boutwell - Get It Done Before the Devil Has Time To Do You

    You can get a free addon to firefox called firefox youtube downloader to get all these songs off of youtube if you choose

    Here I'm going to suggest some other songs for your road trip (just songs I personally like) You can never have too much music for a road trip! just make sure you listen to all the songs you before you go, because you may not like them :) (and for curse words if you are driving with your parents and if they would be hearing the music too) they shouldn't have anything though, but just make sure beforehand if that is the case, I know my Grandparents were really uptight about that kind of thing :)

    Kelly Clarkson - What Doesn't Kill You (Stronger)

    Gnarls Barkley - Smiley Faces

    WeAreIAM - Galvanize

    Arctic Monkeys - No Buses

    Abandoned Pools - Sunny Day

    Abandoned Pools - Start Over

    Cage the Elephant - Ain't No Rest for the Wicked

    MGMT - Electric Feel

    MGMT - Kids

    Dropkick Murphys - Walk Away

    Dropkick Murphys - Dirty Glass

    Arctic Monkeys - Mardy Bum

    Owl Eyes - Pumped Up Kicks

    Atomic Tom- Take Me Out

    WeAreIAM - Are You Prow Duh?

    Bad Religion - 21st Century (Digital Boy)

    Blue Foundation - Eyes on Fire

    Billy Joel - Still Rock n Roll To Me

    Danny Elfman - The Little Things

    Dashboard Confessional - Vindicated

    Circ - Destroy She Said

    Foo Fighters (or Paramore) - My Hero

    Dope Stars Inc.- Bang Your Head

    Ellie Goulding - Lights

    Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence

    Enter Shikari - Juggernauts (Nero Remix)

    Kamelot - When the Lights Are Down

    Halestorm - Bad Romance

    Imogen Heap - First Train Home

    Imogen Heap - Hide and Seek (original or roksonix's dubstep remix)

    La Roux - In For the Kill

    Loss of a Child - All the While

    Moby - Porcelain

    Verve - Bittersweet Symphony

    Savage Garden - I Want You

    Dj Tiesto - Hungry

    Mount Eden - Still Alive

    WeAreIAM - Just Freeze

    Panic at the Disco - Ready to Go

    Goo Goo Dolls - Iris

    Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars

    Rise Against - Swing Life Away

    Perfect Circle - Passive

    Perfect Circle - The Nurse Who Loved Me

    Perfect Circle - The Noose

    Perfect Circle - Imagine

    WeAreIAM - This is Exotronic

    Incubus - Drive

    Eagle Eye Cherry - Save Tonight

    Buck 65 - Kennedy Killed the Hat

    Axis of Awesome - 4 Chords

    Dresden Dolls - Girl Anachronism

    Trifonic - Good Enough

    K.C. and the Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogeyman

    September - Cry For You

    Social Distortion - Story of My Life

    Social Distortion - Angel's Wings

    Social Distortion - Nickels and Dimes

    Placebo - Pure Morning

    Placebo - For What It's Worth

    Sick Puppies - All the Same

    Revolution on the Dance Floor

    Red hot Chili Peppers - Snow (Hey Oh)

    Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge

    Stars - your Ex-Lover is Dead

    Dandy Warhols - Bohemian Like You

    Dandy Warhols - I Am Over It

    Dandy Warhols - Mission Control

    Tiesto feat. Tegan and Sara - Feel it in my Bones

    Wawa - Jukebox

    Dead Sara - Weatherman

    Flyleaf - Sick

    Flyleaf - I'm Alive

    Lisa Miskovsky - Still Alive

    Ana Johnson - We Are

    Aerosmith - Walk This Way

    Aerosmith - Dream On

    Distillers - City of Angels

    Breaking Benjamin - So Cold

    Hope You can find some things you like, and that you have a good trip!

  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    I'm a country track fan so i might hearken to anything country! My favourite singers are Alan Jackson, Taylor Swift, Toby Keith, and Kenny Chesney! I also like Brad Paisley and Miranda Lambert!

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