Entertainment Music Oldies and Classic Rock Songs Used in TV Commercials Share PINTEREST Email Print Hulton Archive/Getty Images Music Oldies Major Artists Genres & Styles Top Picks 60s Hits 70s Hits Rock Music Pop Music Alternative Music Classical Music Country Music Folk Music Rap & Hip Hop Rhythm & Blues World Music Punk Music Heavy Metal Jazz Latin Music Learn More By Robert Fontenot Robert Fontenot Jr. is an entertainment critic and journalist focusing on classic rock and roll and published nationally for more than 25 years. our editorial process Robert Fontenot Updated August 05, 2018 Television commercials often turn to classic rock and oldies songs as soundtracks for their pitch to make people of targeted demographics pay attention to their products. Some song and product pairings are more memorable than others, but when they work, they make the commercial—and, therefore, the product—more memorable. That's exactly why companies regularly turn to these classic favorites. When a song appears on TV unexpectedly (and in such a short clip), recalling the title of the song can be a challenge, so here you'll find the artist and the song titles under each brand name or company. This list is useful for you to add forgotten favorites to your playlist, from cars to sodas and everything in between. 7-Up Song: The Partridge Family, "Sunshine" Allstate Song: The Association, "Never My Love" Ameriprise Song: The Spencer Davis Group, "Gimme Some Lovin'" Ameriquest Song: The Spinners, "I'll Be Around" Apple Product: iPhone Song: AC/DC, "Thunderstruck" Product: iPod Song: U2, "Vertigo" AT&T Song: Meat Loaf, "Paradise by the Dashboard Lights" Buick Song: Aerosmith, "Dream On" Song: Nina Simone, "Feeling Good" Burger King Song: Helen Reddy, "I Am Woman" Cadillac Song: Led Zeppelin, "Rock and Roll" California Raisins Song: Marvin Gaye, "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" Carnival Cruises Song: Bobby Darin, "Beyond the Sea" Chase Song: Brenton Wood, "Gimme Little Sign" Song: The Rolling Stones, "I'm Free" Chevrolet Song: The Yardbirds, "Over Under Sideways Down" Song: The Kinks, "You Really Got Me" Song: Climax, "Precious and Few" Song: Herman's Hermits, "I'm Into Something Good" Cialis Song: The Ronettes, "Be My Baby" Cingular/AT&T Wireless Song: The Allman Brothers, "Melissa" Song: The Band, "The Weight" Cisco Song: The Who, "Baba O'Riley" Citgo Song: Three Dog Night, "Shambala" Clinique Song: The Turtles, "Happy Together" Clix Song: Johnny "Guitar" Watson, "Gangster of Love" Clorox Wipes Song: Mario Lanza, "Beloved" Coca-Cola Song: T. Rex, "The Slider" Product: Coca-Cola With LimeSong: Harry Nilsson, "Coconut" Product: Black Cherry Vanilla CokeSong: Barry White, "You're the First, The Last, My Everything" Coors Song: The O’Jays, "Love Train" DeBeers Song: Cat Stevens, "How Can I Tell You" Degree Song: Professor Longhair, "Big Chief" Delta SimpleFares Song: Donovan, "Happiness Runs" DirecTV Song: Joe Bonamassa, "Better Watch Yourself" Song: Thunderclap Newman, "Something in the Air" Dodge Song: Nazareth, "Hair of the Dog" Song: Deep Purple, "Smoke on the Water" Dolce & Gabbana Song: Charles Mingus, "Moanin'" Doubletree Hotels Song: Dinah Washington, "Relax Max" Dr. Pepper Song: Hot Chocolate, "You Sexy Thing" Product: Diet Dr. PepperSong: Tom Jones, "Help Yourself" Song: The Muppets, "Mahna Mahna" Product: Diet Cherry Vanilla Dr. PepperSong: Fats Domino, "Ain't That a Shame" ESPN Mobile Song: Chad and Jeremy, "A Summer Song" Fidelity Investments Song: The Zombies, "Time of the Season" Song: KC and the Sunshine Band, "(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty" Song: Billy Preston, "Nothing From Nothing" FluFacts Song: Mungo Jerry, "In the Summertime" Fox Soccer Channel Song: Dean Martin, "Sway" Gatorade Song: Rare Earth, "I Just Want to Celebrate" GE Song: Tennessee Ernie Ford, "Sixteen Tons" Song: Donovan, "Catch the Wind" GM Song: The Marshall Tucker Band, "Can't You See" GMC Song: Bill Withers, "Use Me" Honda Song: Parliament, "Tear the Roof off the Sucker (Give Up the Funk)" HP Song: Maxine Sullivan, "Blue Skies" Product: HP PhotosmartSong: The Robins, "Out of the Picture" Product: HP Picture BookSong: The Kinks, "Picture Book" Hummer Song: The Who, "Happy Jack" Song: Tom Jones, "Help Yourself" Song: Ruth Brown, "This Little Girl's Gone Rockin'" Jeep Song: Andy Kim, "Rock Me Slowly" Journey Diamond Song: Barbra Streisand, "What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life" Just For Men Song: Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" Kia Song: The Sound of Music (Original Cast), "So Long, Farewell" Kohl's Song: The Lovin’ Spoonful, "Do You Believe in Magic" Song: Electric Light Orchestra, "Do Ya" Korbel Song: Pilot, "Magic" Land Rover Song: The Sonics, "Have Love Will Travel" Lexmark Song: The Rolling Stones, "Complicated" Levis Song: Johnny Cash, "I Walk the Line" Song: The Commodores, "Easy" Lexus Song: Nina Simone, "Backlash Blues" Lincoln Song: Santo and Johnny, "Sleep Walk" M&Ms Song: The Hues Corporation, "Rock the Boat" Mastercard Song: Roger Miller, "Walkin' in the Sunshine" Mercedes Song: Booker T & the M.G.'s, "Green Onions" Song: Nat King Cole, "For Sentimental Reasons (I Love You)" Song: Janis Joplin, "Mercedes-Benz" Mercury Song: Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" 'Miami Ink' TV Show Song: Toots and the Maytals, "Funky Kingston" Monster.com Song: Electric Light Orchestra, "Do Ya" Mylanta Song: John Sebastian, "Welcome Back (Theme from 'Welcome Back Kotter')" NFL.com Song: Canned Heat, "Let's Work Together" Nike Song: Kool & the Gang, "Summer Madness" Nissan Song: Tito Puente, "Oye Como Va" Office Depot Song: Bachman-Turner Overdrive, "Taking Care of Business" OfficeMax Song: The Spinners, "Rubberband Man" Old Navy Song: Kiss, "Rock and Roll All Nite" Pepsi Song: The Rolling Stones, "Brown Sugar" Song: Michael Jackson, "Billie Jean" Product: Diet Pepsi Song: Steppenwolf, "Born to Be Wild" Pillsbury Song: Pilot, "Magic" Pizza Hut Song: Nancy Sinatra, "These Boots Were Made for Walkin'" Planters Song: Bay City Rollers, "Saturday Night" Pringles Song: Carl Carlton, " Everlasting Love" Royal Caribbean Cruises Song: Iggy Pop, "Lust for Life" Saturn Song: The Muppets, "Mahna Mahna" Sears Song: Electric Light Orchestra, "Mr. Blue Sky" Slimfast Song: Chairmen of the Board, "Give Me Just a Little More Time" Smart Balance Song: Jackie DeShannon, "Put a Little Love in Your Heart" Snickers Song: Bobby Sherman, "Make Your Own Kind of Music" Sunkist Song: The Beach Boys, "Good Vibrations" Special K Song: Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto, "The Girl From Ipanema" T-Mobile Song: Def Leppard, "Pour Some Sugar on Me" Talbot's Song: Marvin Gaye, "You're a Wonderful One" Song: Sonny Curtis, "Love Is All Around" Target Song: Max Frost and the Troopers, "Shape of Things to Come" Song: Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band, "Express Yourself" Song: The Beatles, "Hello Goodbye" Tide Song: Al Green, "Let's Stay Together" Tommy Hilfiger Song: Jefferson Airplane, "Volunteers" Total Song: Canned Heat, "On the Road Again" Toyota Song: Eric Weissberg and Steve Mandell, "Dueling Banjos" UPS Song: Stevie Wonder, "Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing" Verizon Song: The Five Stairsteps, "O-o-h Child" VH1 Song: The Carpenters, "Sing" Visa Song: Raymond Scott, "Powerhouse" Song: Buddy Holly, "Take Your Time" Volkswagen Song: The Ohio Players, "Love Rollercoaster" Volvo Song: Donovan, "Catch the Wind" Vonage Song: Rock-A-Teens, "Woo Hoo" Wendy's Song: Steppenwolf, "Magic Carpet Ride" Wrangler Song: Thin Lizzy, "The Boys Are Back in Town” Yoplait Song: Brian Hyland, "Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini" Zales Song: The Yardbirds, "For Your Love"