On my way to work this morning, I was listening to SiriusXM and a song came on that always cheers me up. Not sure if it's for one reason, or another (spoilers, so I won't go into detail until an answer is accepted); however, in the spirit of my previous riddle, can you guess this song? Should be simple enough!

I'm stuck here in traffic, that couldn't go slower;

I could go faster, while riding my mower.

I could take the next exit, I know every street;

What is the point, more traffic I'll meet.

If the insanity continues, I'll run out of gas;

I wish it would move, just pick up, go fast.


If finding me has you stuck in a slump; my genre is originally known as the funk.


Look to the riddle, for it will tell; the words that you seek, aren't hidden that well.


Even the title, can be seen as the same; this song is part of, the Grammy Hall of Fame.

As a bonus question, do you know what this song was written about?

  • $\begingroup$ Is the trivia tag needed to solve this? $\endgroup$ – Joe-You-Know Aug 20 '18 at 16:49
  • $\begingroup$ Could be, it fits into that category also, thank you for pointing that out! $\endgroup$ – Candleshark Aug 20 '18 at 16:55
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    $\begingroup$ Can we get a hint as to the genre (of this one and the other song riddle)? I have no idea where to begin looking! XD $\endgroup$ – El-Guest Aug 20 '18 at 17:14
  • $\begingroup$ Updated both riddles with a genre! $\endgroup$ – Candleshark Aug 20 '18 at 17:30

Is this song

Low Rider, by War? It's a fantastic song (and thankfully one from an era that I know haha!)


thanks to that link, it's about hydraulically hot-rodding classic cars! Also, it's the theme song to the George Lopez show!

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  • $\begingroup$ Hence I didn't want to add too many hints! That was too fast... :( Great shot! $\endgroup$ – Candleshark Aug 20 '18 at 17:29
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    $\begingroup$ In all honesty, if it wasn't from 1955-1985, I had zero chance of guessing it correctly haha! Love the song though! $\endgroup$ – El-Guest Aug 20 '18 at 17:31
  • $\begingroup$ It is a fantastic song! Surprised my first one hasn't been guessed, though it isn't as mainstream! Especially to my generation! $\endgroup$ – Candleshark Aug 20 '18 at 17:35

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