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Rapper poses in front of Peterbilt, says he got CDL to ‘move cocaine’

A rap artist has shared a new music video featuring tons of semi trucks -- and a questionable message about his supposed reasons for getting into the trucking industry.

U2 rockers Bono and The Edge disclosed as investors in freight-booking startup Convoy

A Silicon Valley-based freight-booking startup announced this morning that U2 band members Bono and The Edge have "invested in the future of trucking by supporting Convoy."
Girl Scout music video reminds truckers not to crash into shark bridge in Enid

Girl Scouts music video reminds truckers not to crash into shark bridge in Enid

A group of helpful Oklahoma Girl Scouts created a music video designed to remind truckers to steer clear of a notorious low clearance "shark" bridge.
Just a pre-trip inspection rap song to get you hyped for the weekend

Just a pre-trip inspection rap song to get you hyped

We recently uncovered this track from Herb Smoke and Big Silencer featuring some solid pointers on pre-trip inspections.
Country star's equipment truck crashes into Long Island overpass

Country star’s equipment truck crashes into Long Island overpass

Hours after country singer Luke Bryan finished singing his hit "Crash My Party" for New York concert goers, one of his tour semi trucks crashed into an overpass on Long Island. Equipment Truck Becomes Wedges...
LISTEN: Did You Know That "Convoy" Singer C.W. McCall Didn't Actually Exist?

LISTEN: Did You Know That “Convoy” Singer C.W. McCall Didn’t Actually Exist?

This surprising short audio piece from NPR delves into the history of the trucker protest anthem "Convoy" -- and the surprising truth about the man who sings it. The NPR piece looks into how the...
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VIDEO: A Day In The Life Of Jimmy Buffett’s Lead Truck Driver

Ever wondered what it's like to be the truck driver for a major touring band? Find out in this clip featuring Big Mike Mason -- the lead trucker for Jimmy Buffet's tour. "I'm With The...
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LISTEN: Terrance Mathis’s “Take This E-Log And Shove It”

Take a listen as the Singing Trucker Terrance Mathis tells his dispatcher that he can "Take This E-Log And Shove It." Take a Listen to More of the Singing Trucker's Tunes! Mathis has been at the YouTube/Singing...

Gorgeous Music Video Tells Of The Trucker Tragedy Behind “Jason’s Law”

Paul Marhoefer's song "Elloree" immortalizes the night that trucker Jason Rivenburg was tragically robbed and killed while sleeping at an abandoned gas station because he couldn't find safe parking. The stark beauty of Marhoefer's song is...

QUIZ: Have You REALLY Been Everywhere?

Take this quiz based off of the beloved Johnny Cash song "I've Been Everywhere" and see whether you can really say that you've been everywhere. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wOgVtZUiuBc
Mario Carboni Brings You The World's Fastest Version Of "Truck Drivin' Man"video

TRUCK DRIVER SONGS: Mario Carboni Brings You The World’s Fastest Version Of “Truck Drivin’...

Take a listen as Portland-based musician Mario Carboni heats up the piano with his super speedy version of "Truck Drivin' Man". Learn more about Mario by visiting his website honkytonkrebel.com.
Eric Church Tour Bus Driver Says He Was Threatened By Trucker With Screw Driver

Eric Church Tour Bus Driver Says He Was Threatened By Trucker With Screw Driver

A truck driver was arrested on suspicion of assault after allegedly threatening country star Eric Church's tour bus driver with a screw driver during a road rage incident, according to local news outlet KWBE. Church's...
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Truck Driver Songs: Paul Cauthen’s “Still Drivin'”

Described as a "thumping country-funk jam that sounds like lost Jerry Reed cut" by Wide Open Country Magazine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSeXhBVl_P0 Video Credit: lightningrodrecords
Over 1000 Truckers Treated To Surprise Set By Rolling Stones

Over 1000 Truckers Treated To Surprise Set By Rolling Stones

Last night in Las Vegas about 1200 truckers were treated to a 90 minute unannounced Rolling Stones concert, courtesy of Freightliner. The surprise show was part of 2016 Freightliner's customer appreciation dinner in a conference room...
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LISTEN: NPR Features Two Lady Truckers With 9 Million Miles Between Them

Listen as NPR features 75 year old Sandi Talbott and her best friend and fellow trucker Idella Hansen, 66, as they recount stories from their decades of driving big rigs. RT @StoryCorps: #NPR @MorningEdition, big rig truckers...
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Truck Driver Songs: Cass McCombs “Big Wheel”

Take a listen as Alt-Country singer/songwriter Cass McCombs delivers a thoughtful take on the joys and sorrows of the trucking lifestyle in his song "Big Wheel". The song starts: "I dig The taste of diesel and the...
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