Skip Nav
Kid Shopping
130+ New Baby and Kid Products You'll Wish You Could Get Your Hands On ASAP
touching stories
Mom's Perspective on Down Syndrome Will Change How You Feel About the Condition
Food and Activities
9 Italian Crockpot Recipes the Whole Family Will Enjoy

Fun Summer Songs for Kids and Parents

Musical Playlist For Family Road Trips and Car Rides

"Look kids! Big Ben, Parliament!" Get ready for those Vacationesque family road trips with a music compilation suited to please everyone in the car. Parents won't have to endure hours of Hannah Montana and the kids won't grind their teeth to the tune of Rush if mama downloads some of these top Summer songs onto her playlist. Pretty soon everyone will be singing along and the root tooters in the backseat will be demanding a repeat.

  • "Coconut" by Harry Nilsson
  • "We're Going to Be Friends" by White Stripes
  • "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" by Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
  • "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" by Queen
  • "Wishful Thinking" by the Ditty Bops
  • "Walking on Sunshine" by Katrina and the Waves

To see the other 15 songs, just


  • "I Love a Rainy Night" by Eddie Rabbit
  • "Love Story" by Taylor Swift
  • "Just a Ride" by Jem
  • "Wooly Bully" by Sam The Sham & The Pharoahs
  • "Surfin USA" by The Beach Boys
  • "In the Summertime" by Mungo Jerry
  • "Wipeout" by the Sufaris
  • "Here Comes the Sun" by George Harrison
  • "Tutti Frutti" by Little Richard
  • "Splish Splash" by Bobby Darin
  • "Beautiful Day" by U2
  • "Stand by Me" by Ben E. King
  • "No Rain" by Blind Melon
  • "Lollipop" by The Chordettes
  • "Sweet Home Alabama" by Lynard Skynard


Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Celebrity Couples in Music Videos
The Chainsmokers and Halsey's "Closer" Music Video
Motivational Playlist
Lady Gaga's Twitter Comebacks October 2016
Latin Music Videos From the '90s
Demi Lovato and Paulina Rubio Singing Together in Mexico
Little Mix Shout Out to My Ex About Zayn Malik

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Moms
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds