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25 Songs That Belong on Your Boating Playlist

March 23, 2020 by Michael Kiel

Some of the best boating days include good friends, a packed cooler, and a killer playlist. We asked our fellow boaters and followers to share some of their favorite songs to listen to out on the water and they did not disappoint. Included are some staple boating songs, some modern tunes, and a variety of songs in-between. 

Here are our top 25 songs that belong on your boating playlist:

1. “Buy Me a Boat” by Chris Janson

2. “Redneck Yacht Club” by Craig Morgan

3. “Pontoon” by Little Big Town

4. “The Booze Cruise” by Blackjack Billy

5. "I’m On A Boat” by The Lonely Island feat. T-Pain

6. “Ship Faced” by The Cadillac Three 

7. “Vacation” by Dirty Heads

8. “How Deep is Your Love” by Calvin Harries

9. “When it Rains it Pours” by Luke Combs 

10. “Kickstart My Heart (Live)” by Mӧtley Crüe

11. “Fix a Drink” by Chris Janson

12. “Juice” by Lizzo

13. “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC

14. “Summer” by Calvin Harris

15. “Drink in my Hand” by Eric Church

16. “(Sittin’ On) the Dock of the Bay” by Otis Redding 

17. “Somewhere on a Beach” by Dierks Bently 

18. “Day Drinking” by Little Big Town

19.  “Rich Girl - Remastered” by Daryl Hall & John Oates

20. “Castaway” by Zac Brown Band

21. “Changes in Latitude, Changes in Attitude” by Jimmy Buffett

22. “Corona and Lime” by Shawyze, Cisco Adler

23. “My House” by Flo Rida 

24. “Listen to the Music” by The Doobie Brothers

25. “Take It Easy - 2013 Remaster” by Eagles

What are some of your must-play songs when you’re out on your boat? Join the conversation and let us know in the comments!

Michael Kiel