Tailgating is practically a way of life for a lot of country music fans, so it's no surprise that there are plenty of great country songs that can serve as the soundtrack for that particular kind of party.

From songs that are actually about tailgating to tracks that are the perfect accompaniment to an informal celebration out in the open, country music is home to a lot of high-energy tunes that are perfect for cranking up while hanging out with friends. It's not exactly an activity that lends itself to Celine Dion, after all; really, a good tailgating song sounds best turned up loud in the middle of nowhere.

Which of the following songs is the best country tailgating song? Vote as often as once an hour, and if you don't see your favorite among the choices, let us know in the comments section below.