Our list of top 50 rock songs heard at auto repair shops

Rock music has always been a staple of auto repair shops. The fast-paced, guitar-driven riffs and pounding drums create a perfect backdrop for the mechanical work that goes on in these spaces. Here are the top 50 rock songs that are likely to be heard in an auto repair shop:

  1. “Back in Black” by AC/DC
  2. “Enter Sandman” by Metallica
  3. “Sweet Child O’ Mine” by Guns N’ Roses
  4. “You Give Love a Bad Name” by Bon Jovi
  5. “Livin’ on a Prayer” by Bon Jovi
  6. “Highway to Hell” by AC/DC
  7. “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC
  8. “Crazy Train” by Ozzy Osbourne
  9. “Paranoid” by Black Sabbath
  10. “Iron Man” by Black Sabbath
  11. “Welcome to the Jungle” by Guns N’ Roses
  12. “Pour Some Sugar On Me” by Def Leppard
  13. “Walk This Way” by Aerosmith
  14. “Born to Be Wild” by Steppenwolf
  15. “The Boys Are Back in Town” by Thin Lizzy
  16. “Jump” by Van Halen
  17. “Sweet Emotion” by Aerosmith
  18. “All Right Now” by Free
  19. “Rock and Roll All Nite” by Kiss
  20. “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey
  21. “Runnin’ with the Devil” by Van Halen
  22. “Rebel Yell” by Billy Idol
  23. “Here I Go Again” by Whitesnake
  24. “Smoke on the Water” by Deep Purple
  25. “We Will Rock You” by Queen
  26. “We Are the Champions” by Queen
  27. “Detroit Rock City” by Kiss
  28. “Juke Box Hero” by Foreigner
  29. “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor
  30. “Rock You Like a Hurricane” by Scorpions
  31. “The Stroke” by Billy Squier
  32. “Sharp Dressed Man” by ZZ Top
  33. “Carry on Wayward Son” by Kansas
  34. “More Than a Feeling” by Boston
  35. “Don’t Fear the Reaper” by Blue Öyster Cult
  36. “Sultans of Swing” by Dire Straits
  37. “Slow Ride” by Foghat
  38. “Black Betty” by Ram Jam
  39. “Livin’ After Midnight” by Judas Priest
  40. “Dream On” by Aerosmith
  41. “Rock of Ages” by Def Leppard
  42. “Bad to the Bone” by George Thorogood and the Destroyers
  43. “Money for Nothing” by Dire Straits
  44. “Kashmir” by Led Zeppelin
  45. “Rockin’ in the Free World” by Neil Young
  46. “White Wedding” by Billy Idol
  47. “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll” by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
  48. “Dude (Looks Like a Lady)” by Aerosmith
  49. “The Final Countdown” by Europe
  50. “Runaway Train” by Soul Asylum

These classic rock songs are guaranteed to keep the adrenaline pumping while mechanics work on cars, trucks, and motorcycles. They provide a fitting soundtrack for the noisy, dusty, and gritty environment of the auto repair shop.