Music on ESPN NASCAR broadcasts

Originally Published: August 4, 2010

ESPN's NASCAR coverage goes into high gear at the Brickyard 400 on July 25 when the network begins broadcasting Sprint Cup races for the rest of the season, and numerous songs are slated to complement racing telecasts.

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AP Photo/Shea WalshThree Days Grace's "The Good Life" can be part of a NASCAR viewer's soundtrack.

Here are the songs that can be heard on ESPN's NASCAR programs, including links to the artists' websites, and links for you to download and buy the songs and/or albums:

'NASCAR Countdown,' Sprint Cup races, Nationwide races:

The Wings

  • "Band on the Run"* from the album "Wingspan (Hits & History)" (iTunes | Amazon)

Stevie Wonder

  • "Superstition"* from the album "Stevie Wonder: The Definitive Collection" (iTunes | Amazon)

Tears for Fears

  • "Everybody Wants to Rule the World"* from the album "Songs from the Big Chair" (iTunes | Amazon)

The All-American Rejects

  • "Dirty Little Secret* from the album "Move Along" (iTunes | Amazon)


  • "Feels like the First Time"* from the album "Foreigner" (iTunes | Amazon)


  • "Drive "* from the album "Make Yourself" (iTunes | Amazon)

Three Days Grace

  • "The Good Life" from the album "Life Starts Now" (iTunes | Amazon)


  • "Click Click Boom"* from the album "Every Six Seconds" (iTunes | Amazon)

The Troggs

  • "Wild Thing"* from the album "20th Century Masters -- The Millennium Collection: The Best of The Troggs" (iTunes | Amazon)

The Blue Van

* -- Airing from July 1 to Sept. 6

Nationwide Series races: Comic Book Heroes

  • "Move Out of the Way" from the album "Take A Seat" (iTunes | Amazon)
  • "Catch Me if You Can" from the album "Take A Seat" (iTunes | Amazon)
  • "Wide Open" from the album "Take A Seat" (iTunes | Amazon)
  • "Here & Now" from the album "Take A Seat" (iTunes | Amazon)
  • "Go It Alone" from the album "Take A Seat" (iTunes | Amazon)


Here are artists and music that will be featured on ESPN's "NASCAR Now" in August:


  • "Too Far Gone" from the album "These Things" (iTunes | Amazon)

Terry Davidson & The Gears

  • "Rat Rod" from the album "Damnation Blues" (iTunes | Amazon)

The Easy Outs

  • "Come On Come On" from the "Come On Come On" single (iTunes)

The Dirty Denims

  • "Ride Tonight" from the EP "Going Out"