Best Songs to Listen to While Fishing

Music enhances our daily life in every way possible. Fishing is no different, as listening to the right song will improve your fishing experience. It will set the mood as well as make you more relaxed and ready to fish. Moreover, the right song might pump you up in case you are competing with a mighty fish.

Throughout this article, we have compiled some of the best fishing songs.

Josh Turner – Way Down South

This is a fantastic fishing song. It is from Josh Turner’s album “Deep South.”  Throughout this song, Turner talks about his days in the South, from swimming with his friends to fishing. The overall tone and vibe that this song has makes you feel happy and full of energy, which is why it is an excellent fishing song.

Some of the lyrics are:

Swimming’ in the creek with all my friends, way down south

Prayin’ them days would never end, way down south

Give me a worm and a fishin’ pole, I’ll pull a fish on out

Those memories will never get old, way down south

Randy Joe Heavin – I Wanna Go Fishing

This song is all about fishing. He begins by describing all the ways that he could spend his time, such as hanging out with his friends. However, he says that despite all the fun, he wants to go fishing as it takes all his stress away.Additionally he says that he never wants to stop fishing and wishes that he could do it forever without leaving the docks. He also says that it’s his number one.

Some of the lyrics are:

I wann go fishing

Cause it takes my stress away

I wanna go fishing

Try and cast my blues away

I wanna go fishing

I don’t wanna watch the clock

I wanna go fishing

I don’t ever want to stop

Eric Church – Livin’ Part of Life

This song talks about the singer’s need to fish. He wishes that the week would be over quickly as he has many things to do. When tomorrow comes, he will go on a fishing trip and apparently, he will not be back for a long time. It perfectly explains our desire to fish as much as possible, no matter the tasks we have. Fishing is always on our minds and thoughts.

Some of the lyrics are:

So tomorrow I’m takin’ me fishin’

Hang a sign on the door of my life

Tell the world that I’ve gone missin’

An’ I won’t be back for a while

Justin Moore – Bait a Hook

This song might not talk about fishing; however, it sets the mood for a nice fishing trip. Justin Moore sings it; it is from his album “Outlaws like Me.” This song talks about his lover, leaving him for another man. He begins to complain about his lover’s new partner, saying that he cannot even bait a hook or skin a buck. At the end of the song, he says that he is not worried and that he is sure that she will come back to him.

Some of the lyrics:

He can’t even bait a hook

He can’t even skin a buck

He don’t know who Jack Daniels is

He ain’t ever drove a truck

Little Big Town – Boondocks

The singer is full pride because he was born and raised in Boondocks. He says that he feels the muddy waters running through his veins; moreover, he says that no matter where he goes, his heart and soul will always be in Boondocks.

Some of the lyrics:

And I can feel

That muddy water running through my veins

And I can hear that lullaby of a midnight train

It sings to me and it sounds familiar

Trace Adkins – Just Fishin’

This song is very nostalgic. It talks about fishing trips that parents take their children on. We can all relate to this song, as most of the time, our first fishing trip is always with our father.

Some of the lyrics are:

I say, “Daddy loves you, baby” one more time

She says, “I know. I think I’ve got a bite”

And all this laughin’, cryin, smilin’ dyin’ here inside’s

Is what I call, livin’

Final Thoughts

No matter what, music will always be a great addition to your fishing trips. If you want a song to calm you down or pump you up to catch that big fish or even to make you feel nostalgic and remember your first time fishing. These songs have got you covered.