Country music owes its roots to the popular musical traditions from the southern parts of the United States. Just remember to think of your party playlist like a spag bol: a little bit of cheese is a fine addition, but too much can be overpowering. If I may request, can we have a post for list of most inspiring songs? Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel - Tavares 73. It is important to remember that this list has been compiled at the discretion of the author, and as such, there are bound to be certain discrepancies. A few days ago, on Jan. Believe it or not, the song was initially conceived of as a ballad, though Katrina decided to belt it out.
Penned from the perspective of ship workers in Britain at the time of the 1982 war, it was a bold message of non-compliance. Don't Worry, Be Happy - Bobby McFerrin 43. Walking on Sunshine - Katrina and the Waves 14. Afternoon Delight - Starland Vocal Band 88. His soothing vocals makes listening to this song a very peaceful and calming experience. It appeared on their 2008 Only by the Night album and won the Grammy Award for Record of the Year. Post your favorite songs that make you smile in the comments section below and we might just feature them in a follow up article.
It is one of the top country love songs of all time because it has a little bit of everything—nostalgia, everlasting love and family bonding. This 1969 rock classic off their famous Abbey Road album was penned by George Harrison for his wife, Pattie. It was originally penned by Jennifer Rush for her boyfriend Steven, but Dion's breathtaking vocal range brings it to life. Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship 65. Also, I know how difficult it can be to find the perfect gift for you guy. Heartbreak never sounded so carefree.
Best song ever on acoustic guitar! Even stripped of its cross-burning video, the song is plenty inflammatory enough in its conflation of religious fervor and fellatio. Flack made it famous by adding it to her 1969 album First Take. Break My Stride - Matthew Wilder 45. It builds and builds until you can take no more. In writing this post, I listened to over hundreds of songs and handpicked 56 songs. It is featured on their 1979 album The Game and went on to top the charts for four straight weeks. Turn it up, shout, sing, scream, jump, flail.
The track only lasts for just over three minutes, but that really is all you, and your party, need here. Of course, not all of our happy songs meet the requirements but the more happy points they get, the higher they appear on the list. Most people remember this from Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves soundtrack, but it is also featured on the 1991 Waking Up the Neighbors album. At least she went on a limb and made one, and I enjoyed it. It is one of the highlights from her 2008 debut album 19, and the piano lets her soulful voice steal the spotlight. It remains one of the best-selling records of all time at over 10 million copies, and its accompanying music video continues to inspire everything from copycat artists to Halloween costumes to relevant cultural satire.
This 1971 classic from the album Sticky Fingers is full of devotion and longing, making it one of the fiercest declarations of love in rock history. There are other versions from big artists like Billy Joel and Bob Dylan, but this version packs a poignant punch. And fans who will catch the tour are apparently in for a treat. You've got to have a banger that suits your strengths, after all. The Backstreet Boys returned with a second album and this lead-off single in 1997. Also, I like to provide a Dead concert or two as a soundtrack for my trip.
The Promise - When In Rome 70. Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves and the Vandellas 38. Lean On Me - Bill Withers 18. Somehow, after listening and singing, you feel energized and perked up, ready to go again. About 8 songs from Bread. Personally, i go for long stuff, like Beethoven sonatas, or his concerti, or symphonies….
Most of the songs listed in this article are sung by Mohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar and Kishore Kumar. Especially if you nail that third-act key change. Love Train - O Jays 46. Thanks to Burt Bacharach's lyrics and Karen's angelic voice, it nabbed the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Performance by a Duo, Group or Chorus. If you are feeling down and out, and when things seem tough, this song will lift you up.