The Captain’s top 20 driving tunes

We all have tunes we love to drive to, the Captain can’t help but turn up the 80’s prog-rock to eat up those motorway miles.

You might turn your nose up now but trust me if you’ve access to a music streaming service, add these to a playlist just don’t blame the Captain when other motorists catch you singing along.

  • Journey – Don’t Stop Believin’
  • REO Speedwagon – Take it on the Run
  • Kansas – Carry on Wayward Son
  • Fleetwood Mac – Go Your Own Way
  • Boston – More than a feeling
  • Don Henley – Boys of Summer
  • Bruce Hornsby & The Range – The way it is
  • Glen Frey – The Heat is on
  • Van Halen – Jump
  • Huey Lewis & The News – Hip to Be Square
  • Kenny Logins – I’m alright
  • Robert Palmer – Johnny and Mary
  • Yes – Owner of a Lonely Heart
  • Iggy Pop – Real Wild Child
  • The Cars – Drive
  • INXS – Don’t Change
  • The Buggles – Video Killed the Radio Star
  • A Flock of Seaguls – I Ran
  • Peter Gabriel – Big Time
  • Rod Stewart – Young Turks

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