Summer K-Pop

Best K-pop Songs for a Summer Roadtrip

As the summer breeze beckons and the open road awaits, there's no better way to embark on a thrilling adventure than with a carefully curated playlist of infectious K-pop tunes. With their catchy melodies, energetic beats, and vibrant vibes, K-pop songs can transform an ordinary road trip into an extraordinary journey filled with joy, excitement, and unforgettable memories. In this blog, we dive into the world of K-pop and unveil a selection of the best K-pop songs that will have you singing along and dancing in your car as you embark on your epic summer road trip.

Setting the Mood

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A perfect road trip playlist begins with a song that sets the mood for the adventure ahead. Songs like BTS' "Life Goes On," BLACKPINK's "As If It's Your Last," or Red Velvet's "Red Flavor" capture the essence of carefree summer days and ignite a sense of wanderlust, making them ideal choices to kickstart your journey.

  • Super Shy - New Jeans
  • Polaroid Love - Enhypen
  • Alcohol-Free - Twice
  • After School - Weeekly
  • Aura - Junny, pH-1
  • Yellow Cab - DPR Live
  • Way Back Home - Shaun

Breezy Summer Anthems


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Summer road trips call for anthems that exude a refreshing and sunny vibe. Songs like TWICE's "Dance The Night Away," EXO's "Ko Ko Bop," or ITZY's "DALLA DALLA" deliver infectious beats, uplifting lyrics, and an undeniable energy that will have you singing and dancing along as you cruise under the summer sun.

  • Fighting - BSS
  • Wave - Ateez
  • Blue Hour - TXT
  • Low Low - WayV Ten & YANGYANG
  • Wannabe - Itzy
  • Don't Call Me - Shinee
  • Drowning - WOODZ
  • Tel√©fono Remix - pH-1¬†

Feel-Good Classics

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No road trip is complete without classic feel-good tunes that bring smiles and nostalgia. Songs like Girls' Generation's "Gee," BIGBANG's "Fantastic Baby," or SHINee's "Replay" are timeless K-pop hits that are sure to spark joy and bring back fond memories, creating a perfect sing-along atmosphere in the car.

  • Bang Bang Bang - BigBang¬†
  • Love Scenario - iKon
  • Ring Ding Dong - Shinee
  • Love Shot - Exo
  • Pretty You - Seventeen
  • Like (Slow Jam Remix) - BTS

Road Trip Anthems


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For those moments when you want to turn up the volume and let loose, K-pop has plenty of anthems that are perfect for singing at the top of your lungs. Songs like BLACKPINK's "DDU-DU DDU-DU," BTS' "Dope," or EXID's "Up & Down" deliver high-energy performances and addictive hooks that will transform your road trip into a non-stop party.

  • Psycho - Red Velvet
  • Time - The Rose
  • Hip - Mamamoo
  • God's Menu - Stray Kids
  • Lilac - IU
  • Answer - Ateez
  • Fever - Enhypen¬†

Sentimental Serenades


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As the sun sets and the road stretches ahead, slower and more heartfelt songs can add a touch of nostalgia and depth to your journey. Ballads like IU's "Palette," BTOB's "Missing You," or AKMU's "200%" showcase the emotional side of K-pop, allowing for moments of reflection and introspection during your road trip.

  • She's in the rain - The Rose¬†
  • Modern Life - Woosung¬†
  • She lives in Paris - Gemini
  • Teddy Bear - NCT Dream
  • Hug - Seventeen¬†
  • Wayo - Bang Ye Dam

With a carefully crafted playlist of the best K-pop songs, your summer road trip is destined for greatness. From setting the mood to breezy anthems, feel-good classics, road trip bangers, and sentimental serenades, K-pop offers a diverse range of tunes to accompany you on your adventure. So, buckle up, roll down the windows, and let the irresistible beats and infectious melodies guide you through a journey filled with laughter, camaraderie, and the magic of K-pop. And while you're hitting the road and grooving to the best K-pop tunes, make sure to savor the flavors of Korea by bringing along our delightful boxes of Korean snacks. Our carefully curated Seoulbox snacks will add an extra dash of excitement and deliciousness to your road trip, offering a taste of Korea's culinary delights as you embark on your adventure.Get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime as you sing, dance, and cruise to the beat of these incredible K-pop hits on your epic summer road trip.

Author: Annalisa

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