‘How many summers still remain/ How many days are lost in vain,’ asks Mellencamp.
From backseat singalongs to nomadic anthems, the best road trip songs capture the feeling of freedom that’s sometimes just a car ride away.
He has selected films such as ‘Tortilla Flat,’ ‘Cool Hand Luke,’ ‘On the Waterfront,’ and more.
The Mellencamp documentary of the same now is also available now on Turner Classic Movies (TCM) YouTube channel.
The film will also be streamed on Turner Classic Movie’s (TCM) YouTube channel August 27.
Other artists set to perform include John Mellencamp, Margo Price, and more.
Matthew McConaughey will narrate the new film, due out later this year.
The virtual ‘Farm Aid 2020 On the Road’ will feature performances from over 20 artists.
John Mellencamp is a rock singer-songwriter who's known for such hit songs as 'Jack & Diane', 'Hurts So Good' and 'Pink Houses'.
Previous recipients of the prestigious award include Joan Baez, Bruce Springsteen and John Mellencamp.
This year, the star-studded event, which also features John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews, heads to East Troy, Wisconsin.
The version from Wilson's 'New Moon Daughter' album was selected by the HBO series' soundtrack curator T Bone Burnett.
'Other People’s Stuff' is released through Republic Records on 7 December.
These shows on ‘The John Mellencamp Show’ will start promptly at 8pm and will not have an opening act.
The legendary Neil Diamond was also presented with the Johnny Mercer Award and performed a rousing version of 'Sweet Caroline'.