I just learned yesterday that Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band’s music was finally being made available on streaming services other than Pandora. This makes me way happier than it should make any adult.
To understand why I guess you’d need to know that Seger was a staple in my early childhood, both in the car during road trips and in the garage of my childhood home where my dad would work on his motorcycles every weekend. Seger was present enough that I vividly remember (repeatedly) declaring him to be my favorite artist when I was between the ages of about 5 and 8.
And unlike most of the “favorite” artists and bands that I’ve had since then, my love for Seger has not faded in any significant way.
So, with that in mind, here are my five favorite Bob Seger songs: