Every summer many families embark on road trips across the USA. Road trips can be costly and it takes a lot of planning to pull it together. But, it can also be an exciting and great bonding experience for the whole family. Since you'll be spending a lot of time traveling on the road, make sure to bring items that will keep the young ones occupied such as games and toys. Also, don't forget to bring your favorite CD's to keep you calm yet alert during those long drives. Here are some suggested songs for your road trip.
This Day in Music History: On this day in 1880, John Curwen died in Manchester. He was a British educator especially noted for developing a system of musical notation known as the tonic sol-fa. Also, on this day in 1920, singer Peggy Lee was born in Jamestown, North Dakota. Her sultry, purring voice has made numerous hits including the song "Fever."