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100 Best Rock Love Songs for Intimate Moments and Love Making

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Explore the best soundtracks for your special moments.

Explore the best soundtracks for your special moments.

Romantic Rock Songs

A cozy atmosphere fuels warmth and passion in couples' lives. Let music be the soundtrack to the moments that grow your intimacy. Music is known to make sex even better, as it is the fuel for blissful sexual energy.

While you can opt for different types of music during an intimate encounter, I find that romantic, slow-tempo songs work best for setting the mood. An aesthetic vibe stems from ballads. A sense of calm prevails as you make love with rock love songs playing in the background. Lyrics accompanied by soft, mellow instrumentation escalate passion to a new level. Ballads help create a cozy vibe that leads to an intimate encounter.

Top 10 Songs for Making Love

  1. "Now and Forever"—Richard Marx
  2. "More Than Words"—Extreme
  3. "Is This Love"—Whitesnake
  4. "With Or Without You"—U2
  5. "Dream On"—Aersomith
  6. "You and I"—Scorpions
  7. "Love of a Lifetime"—Firehouse
  8. "I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing"—Aerosmith
  9. "Better Together"—Jack Johnson
  10. "Iris"—Goo Goo Dolls

The lists below contain 90 more lovely songs from many different genres. I've also included a few music videos to give you examples of what great loves songs sound like. Pick and choose from the list below to create your own sensual playlists.

90 More Songs for Making Love

Love Songs 11–19Love Songs 20–28Love Songs 29–37

11. "More Than Words Can Say"—Alias

20. "She’s Always a Woman to Me"—Billy Joel

29. "Bed of Roses"—Bon Jovi

12. "I’ll Be"—Edwin McCain

21. "Nights In White Satin"—The Moody Blues

30. "I’m Yours"—Jason Mraz

13. "I Want To Know What Love Is"—Foreigner

22. "Let’s Make a Night To Remember"—Bryan Adams

31. "When I See You Smile"—Bad English

14. "Drive"—The Cars

23. "You’re The Inspiration"—Chicago

32. "You and Me"—Alice Cooper

15. "Can’t Fight This Feeling"—REO Speedwagon

24. "Love Will Keep Us Alive"—Eagles

33. "Just The Way You Are"—Billy Joel

16. "Faithfully"—Journey

25. "Reason To Live"—Wayland

34. "Heaven in Your Eyes"—Loverboy

17. "Don’t Let Me Down"—The Beatles

26. "Love of My Life"—Queen

35. "Forever"—Kiss

18. "Wonderwall"—Oasis

27. "Baby, I Love Your Way"—Peter Frampton

36. "Waiting For a Girl Like You"—Foreigner

19. "Can’t Stop Loving You"—Van Halen

28. "If"—Bread

37. "And I Love Her"—The Beatles

How to Choose the Right Rock Songs for Intimate Moments

A thoughtful selection of songs is essential for passionate lovemaking. Doing your homework pays dividends all the time. Making a playlist of songs that she can relate to is a great way to build up tender moments that create deeper passions.

Choose songs with lyrical balladry. Girls love listening to songs with meaningful lyrics. The order of songs in your playlist is exceedingly important because you need to create a flow that sparks a willingness and desire to explore. A conversation with playful touches will lead to tender kisses that get moist as you get cozy and feel each other. Certain songs that tease with lyrics are a great catalyst for the next move during a passion-filled romantic encounter. Slow rock love songs create a comfortable atmosphere that ignites passion.

It’s wise to select different types of love songs that include power ballads, acoustic rock ballads, hair metal ballads, and soft rock, to spice things up during intimate moments. Rock love songs with meaningful lyrics help the mind relax and make every moment in the act of love-making memorable.

Ballads also bring all your fantasies alive during intimacy in a playful manner. A romantic playlist of rock songs blends perfectly to get things started with warm cuddles and tender, moist kisses. You can then move to mellow, slow rock anthems and, gradually, to lyrical ballads that evoke that unmistakable warmth and feel that leads to a session of foreplay. With romantic tunes playing in the background, all the sensual and sexual feelings gush forth during intimacy, leading to a prolonged act of lovemaking.

Love Songs 38–45Love Songs 46–53Love Songs 54–61

38. "I’ll Be There For You"—Bon Jovi

46. "Never Tear Us Apart"—Inxs

54. "Crazy"—Aerosmith

39. "The Reason"—Hoobastank

47. "The Scientist"—Coldplay

55. "Love Bites"—Def Leppard

40. "Love Is On the Way"— Saigon Kick

48. "All of Me"—John Legend

56. "Who You Love"—John Mayer and Kate Perry

41. "Every Time You Go Away"—Paul Young

49. "Take My Breath Away"—Berlin

57. "Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman"—Bryan Adams

42. "Save Your Love"—Great White

50. "See you Someday"—Lillian Axe

58. "We’ve Got Tonight"—Bob Seger

43. "Up Where We Belong"—Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes

51. "Every Rose Has it’s Thorn"—Poison

59. "Here’s To Us"—Halestorm

44. "(Everything I Do) I Do It For You"—Bryan Adams

52. "Have I Told You Lately"—Van Morrison

60. "Wonderful Tonight"—Eric Clapton

45. "Fly To The Angels"—Slaughter

53. "Sorry"—Buckcherry

61. "The Flame"—Cheap Trick

Love Songs 62–74Love Songs 75–87Love Songs 88–100

62. "Always"—Bon Jovi

75. "Straight From The Heart"—Bryan Adams

88. "When It’s Love"—Van Halen

63. "Making Memories of Us"—Keith Urban

76. "Against All Odds (Take A Look at Me Now)"—Phil Collins

89. "Something"—The Beatles

64. "By Starlight"—Smashing Pumpkins

77. "She"—Elvis Costello

90. "Apologize"—The Last Vegas

65. "Open Arms"—Journey

78. "Still Got The Blues for You"—Gary Moore

91. "Keep On Loving You"—REO Speedwagon

66. "Yellow"—Coldplay

79. "Don’t Know What You Got (Till It’s Gone)"—Cinderella

92. "When I Look Into Your Eyes"—Firehouse

67. "Love Heals"— W.E.T.

80. "Right Here Waiting"—Richard Marx

93. "What Love Can Be"—Kingdom Come

68. "In My Life"—The Beatles

81. "Heaven"—Warrant

94. "Angel"—Aerosmith

69. "Lady"—Styx

82. "I’ll See You in My Dreams"—Giant

95. "November Rain"—Guns N’ Roses

70. "I’ll Stand By You"—The Pretenders

83. "Anytime"—MSG (McAuley Schenker Group)

96. "I’d Love You To Want Me"—Lobo

71. "In Your Arms"—Little Caesar

84. "Still Loving You"—Scorpions

97. "Chasing Cars"—Snow Patrol

72. "Ready For Love"—Bad Company

85. "Truly, Madly, Deeply"—Savage Garden

98. "Just The Way You Are"—Bruno Mars

73. "You are So Beautiful"—Joe Cocker

86. "I’ll Follow You"—Shinedown

99. "When I’m With You"–Sheriff

74. "I Melt With You"—Modern Talking

87. "Heaven"—Bryan Adams

100. "Beth"—Kiss

Choosing the right songs can bring you and your partner closer.

Choosing the right songs can bring you and your partner closer.

Music Creates an Environment for Intimacy

With romantic rock songs playing, you can also create an ethereal environment with scented candles. Lighting up the space with scented candles adds sensual dynamism and fervor to the environment. Rock love songs and scented candles blend poetically to create sexual energy like no other.

Do not make the mistake of rushing into things when you want to make love. Let things unfold in accordance with the moment. It’s the little aspects in intimate moments that make beautiful memories. Make conversation with your special one with romantic love songs playing in the background. The words you say to each other pave the way for special moments that you will cherish forever.

Have fun with one another.

Have fun with one another.

Even More Rock Love Songs for Intimate Moments

  • "Don’t Close Your Eyes"—Kix
  • "When You Love a Woman"—Journey
  • "The Luckiest"—Ben Folds
  • "Almost Paradise"—Mike Reno and Ann Wilson
  • "You Give Me Something"—James Morison
  • "Have You Ever Needed Someone So Bad"—Def Leppard
  • "Marry Me"—Train
  • "Just Say Yes"—Snow Patrol
  • "I’ll Never Let You Go (Angel Eyes)"—Steelheart
  • "Love Is All Around"—Wet Wet Wet
  • "Honestly"—Stryper
  • "I Just Died in Your Arms Tonight"—Cutting Crew
  • "You’re The Only Woman (You and I)"—Ambrosia
  • "All of My Love"—Led Zeppelin
  • "The Day That I Met You"—Lillian Axe
  • "Kiss You All Over"—Exile
  • "You Are The Woman"—Firefall
  • "Fields of Gold"—Sting
  • "Lover of the Light"—Mumford and Sons
  • "Never Let Me Go"–Florence and the Machine
  • "All I Want Is You"—U2
  • "Here I Am"—Bryan Adams
  • "In It For Love"—Richie Sambora
  • "Big Love"—Fleetwood Mac
  • "Come Sail Away"—Styx
  • "You’re All I Need"—Motley Crue
  • "Close Your Eyes Forever"—Lita Ford and Ozzy Osbourne
  • "You Took My Breath Away"—Traveling Wilburys
  • "Love Walked In"—Thunder
  • "Please Forgive Me"—Bryan Adams
  • "Love Is Here"—Starsailor
  • "Best I Ever Had (Grey Sky Morning)"—Vertical Horizon
  • "You and Me"—Lifehouse
  • "Because I Love You"—Shakin’ Stevens
  • "What Keeps Me Loving You"—XYZ
  • "If You Needed Somebody"—Bad Company
  • "Never Say Goodbye"—Bon Jovi
  • "I Love You"—Climax Blues Band
  • "(Can’t Live Without Your) Love and Affection"—Nelson
  • "You Make Loving Fun"—Fleetwood Mac
  • "Say You’ll Haunt Me"—Stone Sour
  • "Make It With You"—Bread
  • "Don’t You (Forget About Me)"—Simple Minds
  • "The Blower’s Daughter"—Damien Rice
  • "Tender Is the Night"—Jackson Browne
  • "To Be With You"—Mr. Big
  • "I Will Follow You Into The Dark"—Death Cab For Cutie
  • "You’re The Only Woman"—Ambrosia
  • "Just Remember I Love You"—Firefall
  • "The Search Is Over"—Survivor

© 2018 Ansel Pereira


Edmund Benaojan on June 22, 2020:

Thanks for the compilation.

Cheli from Texas on October 26, 2019:

How could you leave out Layla by Derek and the Dominos (aka Eric Clapton)? THE most passionate song ever recorded?

Majit Prakash Hazarika on July 02, 2018:

That is a very nice compilation.