Who doesn't like a big hairy man in a truck?  OK, not all truckers are big and hairy. In fact, there's more female truckers now then ever before.  It's National Trucker Week.  What are your top five trucker songs?

  • 1

    Six Days On The Road - Dave Dudley

    According to country music historian Bill Malone, "Six Days on the Road" was not the first truck driving song.

  • 2

    Truckin - Greatful Dead

    This track was recognized by the United States in Library of Congress in 1997 as a national treasure.

  • 3

    Jimi Hendrix - Crosstown Traffic

    Unlike many of the tracks on the Electric Ladyland album, this recording features the full lineup of the Experience with Hendrix

  • 4

    Highway Star - Deep Purple

    This track was born on a tour bus.  Had to make the truckin' list.

  • 5

    Misty Mountain Hop - Led Zepplin

    A different version of this song is featured on the second disc of the remastered two CD deluxe edition of Led Zeppelin IV.