music picklists

Songs About Work

These are the best songs about people working for a living.

1A Hard Day's NightThe Beatles1964
2Rocket ManElton John1972
3Workin' For a Livin'Huey Lewis and The News1982
4Manic MondayThe Bangles1986
5Piano ManBilly Joel1973
6She Works Hard For the MoneyDonna Summer1983
7Takin' Care of BusinessBachman-Turner Overdrive1974
8Blue Collar Man (Long Nights)Styx1978
9Five O'Clock WorldThe Vogues1965
10Working For the WeekendLoverboy1981
11TaxmanThe Beatles1966
12Living for the CityStevie Wonder1973
13Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money)Pet Shop Boys1986
14Welcome to the Working WeekElvis Costello1978
15Everything She WantsWham!1984
16Paperback WriterThe Beatles1966
179 to 5Dolly Parton1980
18PatchesClarence Carter1970
19We Gotta Get Out of This PlaceThe Animals1965
20Summertime BluesEddie Cochran1958
21Peace of MindBoston1976
22Chain GangSam Cooke1960
23Back on the Chain GangThe Pretenders1982
24She Came in Through the Bathroom WindowThe Beatles1969
25Get a JobThe Silhouettes1958
26Workin' Day and NightMichael Jackson1979
27Draggin' the LineTommy James1971
28The Load-OutJackson Browne1977
299 to 5 (Morning Train)Sheena Easton1980
30Movin' Out (Anthony's Song)Billy Joel1977
31Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)Harry Belafonte1956
32Every Little KissBruce Hornsby and The Range1986
33Lovely RitaThe Beatles1967
34Fast CarTracy Chapman1988
35TaxiHarry Chapin1972
36Working in the Coal MineLee Dorsey1966
37Car WashRose Royce1976
38I've Been Working on the RailroadPete Seeger1964
39Take this Job and Shove ItJohnny Paycheck1977
40Sixteen TonsTennessee Ernie Ford1955
41Bang the Drum All DayTodd Rundgren1983
42Working Class HeroJohn Lennon1970
43Maggie's FarmBob Dylan1965
44Working on the HighwayBruce Springsteen1984