Summer is known to be the season of sun, fun, and parties. We have been blessed with a great number of songs released and enjoyed during this time of the year. With a handful of summer song charts out on the internet, I give you 25 of the best and most recognizable songs of the summer of 2018.
If you're looking for the perfect rainy day soundtrack to help brighten up a cloudy day, make sure to add these songs to your list. All of these songs about rain are guaranteed to make you smile.
Greetings such as "hello," "hi," and "hey, there" can be powerful connectors. Resolve to change someone's day for the positive by acknowledging them. Then make a playlist about pop, rock, country, hip-hop, and R&B "hello" songs.
Travel back in time to the 1950s to celebrate love with doo-wop, early rock n' roll, and pop songs from the era.
Thinking of leaving home for California? These 10 songs will get you packed up and moving to the Golden State. California's calling.
Ringo, Elvis, and CeeLo bring Christmas joy with their albums. These three albums should be on everyone's Christmas rotation.
Do you want to propose to your girlfriend with a romantic playlist of songs playing in the background but are clueless about songs apt for the occasion? Do not fret. This article showcases a collection of thoughtful and romantic proposal songs that make the moment unforgettable.
These top 10 best songs for a funeral are not the typical songs you often see recommended. If you're looking for something different, check out this list. You are sure to be introduced to beautiful songs you've never heard before.
Drinking alcohol is a popular pastime, and a popular topic for a song. This is not everybody's Drinking Song list. It is an eclectic group, crossing genres and generations.
Billboard Hot 100 playlist of popular music artists including Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, Beyonce, and Kanye West. The 30 best songs from top artists of the 2000's and 2010's.
Enjoy this rocking playlist from a "School's Out For Summer" spin class. Alice Cooper joins musicians through the decades here with songs about those last days of school.
The Ghost of Tom Joad is Raging Against the Machine. Here is a list of the 10 best protest songs and songs that offered political and social commentary of the 1990s.
Travel back in time to the 1960s, a time of dramatic change, to celebrate love with R&B, rock n' roll, and pop songs from the era.
Who says all yoga music has to be unrecognizable? Not I! I'm offering up three hour-long 80s yoga playlists that prove that contemporary music is a-OK at any time, even whilst in downward dog.
In the 1960s there was a folk music revival in the form of folk rock. The enjoyable songs that were created still have value today.
I have compiled a list of songs that I think will help during a break up. I split the songs up according to the 5 stages of grief. Enjoy!
Remember those 80s love song duets that you cherish all through the years. Featuring Olivia Newton-John and Cliff Richard, Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes, Lionel Richie and Diana Ross, and many more.
Certain moments in movies have musical moments that helped progress the plot. Or were just added for comedic effect. Or just served as a weird cameo for a famous celebrity.
Few cities in Northern California get sung about the way Los Angeles does. Here's celebrating 10 Northern cities that have made their way into song.
In lieu of continuing to add more entries onto my already-massive list of saddest songs (and crashing many a browser due to the amount of data), I decided to continue the list on a new Hub. Enjoy!
Here you'll find 10 of the best songs to honor grandparents. The songs feature various scenarios concerning growing old. Provided is a brief summary of each song as well as the video to further review whether the song is suitable for your needs.
You know those days that you just feel sentimental? The times when you just want to put on some sad music and cry your eyes out? Well, here are some songs that can help you do that.
Why are we attracted to sad songs when surely we wish to be happy? It has to do with a feeling of authenticity: for a person whose nature can respond to them, sad songs are far from depressing.
There are many great worship songs to help us remember the crucifixion of our Lord Jesus Christ: the symbol of His divine love and sacrifice for all mankind.
Whether you have shapely legs and manicured toes or chicken legs and ugly feet that are best to keep hidden, celebrate the basic beauty and usefulness of legs, feet and toes with a playlist of songs about them.
An eclectic playlist of rock-ish/folk-ish songs fitting for the 4th of July, summer BBQs, road trips, campfires, and just chillin' out and being free.
Is "Baby" the worst Justin Bieber song of all time? Find out with the list of the worst Bieber songs ever made.
Are you on a long trip and playing the same songs on shuffle or listening to the same CD over and over again? These playlists include something for everybody and will allow you to relax and keep your finger off the "next" button.
Gothic rock is darker, but these songs are dark enough if you prefer mainstream. Ten atmospheric songs to reflect your mood when you're down.
This article explores nihilism's roots in punk rock music and provides a playlist of 10 representative songs which should provide suitable listening while ushering in the apocalypse.
This is a compilation of 10 powerful, vintage songs having to do with the wind literally, or as a metaphor.
The 60's brought a number of changes to the music world, but there was no short supply have feel-good songs. Here are 25 of some of the best songs from the 60's that can bring a smile to your face.
Music contributes so much to life; it's only fitting that it should be part of death. These are songs that contemplate the past and celebrate a life well-lived. Songs you could play at a funeral
Rivers have the power to move mountains, they also have the power to touch our hearts and renew our spirits. Many have been inspired to put thoughts and feelings about rivers to music. Here are some fine examples of moving songs about rivers.
WYEP in Pittsburgh asked its listeners to submit their list of the 20 best road trip songs. This task got me searching through my memory and my cds to put together my top 20 list of favorites.
Letting go of past disappointments can be difficult, but necessary in moving forward. Here are some great, inspirational songs about letting go from wonderful musical artists.
It's graduation season once again. So, let me list down 10 amazing new songs that are perfect for everyone's graduation playlist. These songs will help you celebrate this amazing milestone and also give you a hint of what is waiting out in the real world.
Whether you are looking for fun music to workout to, dance to or to listen to while getting ready, this playlist is full of sexy songs to get you feeling confident!
4 Popular Country Songs for the Lyin' Cheatin' You-Know-What. If you need a reminder that others can empathize, these tunes should do the trick. Add them to your "I Will Survive" playlist.
Looking for some romantic music albums to set the mood for your romantic date? Here are some of the best romantic albums from movie soundtracks.
1994 was a highlight year in the realm of alternative rock, with many songs by great artists in the forefront.
Serj Tankian is the lead singer of nu-metal band System of a Down. Here are the top 5 songs that he performed as his solo act during the band's hiatus.
If the world is just too much for you, get lost in music. Here you'll find a list of songs to calm you down. The choices have been reviewed for their lyrics, mood and message. Some are up-tempo and happy while others are soft and reflective.
There is one thing that bonds people regardless of their background: music. This article highlights 15 songs that bring together women of all ages in the name of motherhood.
This list covers top 300 most popular, liked and simply the best English songs of all time. These hits have catchy melodies, clever lyrics, or a certain something that makes you love them and push that "repeat" button again and again!
There have been so many great southern gospel songs that have been written in the last 70 plus years that it can be very hard to limit the top list to just ten. These are what I believe to be not only the most popular songs in the southern gospel...
Top 15 Spotify songs to listen to when viewing "Stranger Things." A Halloween- themed playlist for the show's second season on Netflix.
So you want to play in a cover band? Maybe you already do? Either way, here are the songs that if you don't play already, you'll perform more times than you can count. Learn 'em and get to love 'em!
Each person would probably have their own unique choices, but this is my top ten list of my all-time favorite break-up songs. If my love left me, this is what I'd be playing.
Here's the ultimate playlist for people who love cats as much as they enjoy people. Cat ladies and cat dudes: Snuggle up with your furry friends and have some fun. You're a breed apart.
Need a Mood Booster? Here are 10 Country Songs that will put you in a good mood. Add them to your playlist, or just play them in the background while on your laptop.
Worship music is some of the most beautiful and popular Christian music. A few well-known worship singers in Christian music today include Darlene Zschech and Chris Tomlin who always seem to be coming out with a wonderful worship song.
Love songs can send us back in time to feel wonderful feelings of love and youth. We are transported to different times in our lives with people we love or a time period that is connected to a specific song. I hope you feel the love when hearing these old songs.
We use our hands to love, fight, work, worship, and communicate. Celebrate the usefulness of these remarkable body parts by creating a playlist of pop, rock, and country songs about hands.
We cannot ask for more than a best friend. While there is a playlist of songs for every occasion, it’s songs about best friends that evoke special memories.
This article was written based off of my personal experience of songs that have gotten me through some of the hardest moments in my life. I wrote this article in hopes to inspire my reader's of how influential music can really be in your life.
Many songs are about love, heartbreak, overcoming defeat and other such topics. But sometimes the sad situation of tragedy takes the songwriter down another path of inspiration.
The Vietnam War is well-known for stirring up intense anti-war sentiments. Nowhere is this more evident than within the wide array of protest songs that went down in the late '60s. Still, many people might be interested to learn that protest songs were quite popular during the Civil War and WWI.
Many great songs have names in their title. Here are 10 of the best songs with titles containing girls names along with a few polls and quizzes to test your musical knowledge.
Recommended listening from the '70s, including the ballads and love songs of Leo Sayer, Anne Murray, Melissa Manchester, and many more.
Where have all of the protest songs gone? The answer is nowhere. Here is a list of 10 songs which are part of the soundtrack to the modern day protest movement.
Trucker music rode high in the 1960s, came back a decade later and is still made today. We survey the genre from its roots in 1939 to current practitioners.
When someone doesn't love you back - an unrequited love song might just be what you need. Here are some of my favorite picks.
There were a great number of songs that became popular during the two World Wars; this is a sampling of several selections.
You're in the friend zone if you have a one-way romantic attraction to a friend. Here are pop, rock, R&B, and country songs about the friend zone: struggling to tell a friend you love them, flirting, and rejecting a friend as a dating partner. Make a playlist to reflect how you feel.
Add a playlist of pop, rock, and country songs about tequila to your fun. We have a long list of tequila-loving songs to start you off.
Insects are massively important to the Earth's ecology. Read about insects inspiring classical composers: Rimsky-Korsakov, Vaughan Williams, Mussorgsky, Chopin, Shostakovich, Josquin des Prez and Bartok.
Come listen to the soundtrack to the story of a girl who's trapped endlessly in the same day of her death. I give my interpretations on the music itself and how it connects to the film.
Since we can't always get what we want in relationships, business, politics, or other aspects of life, celebrate the benefits of compromise with pop, rock, country, and R&B songs about meeting in the middle.
Music can have many purposes, but for many of us, nothing is better than mood elevating music. Here you can find 15 of the most uplifting songs from the 1970's.
Here are some great alternative/indie bands from the decade of the nineties, worthy of remembering or discovering by music fans.
The year is 1975. The president is Gerald Ford. The price of gas is $.57 gallon. The biggest music hit of 1975 is "Love Will Keep Us Together". Top ten plus video and album facts. Listen to music.
Sometimes, all we need is a song to make us feel a little better and motivated to move forward after a devastating break up. So, these are five new hit songs that can help us and we can all relate to.
Listen to the soundtrack about a woman who fell in love with a man and his desire for ropes and chains. I give my interpretation on the music itself and how it connects to the film.
Country Music and rain go hand in hand. There are many country songs about rain and I've compiled some in this article. Videos included.
A roundup of this author's pick of some of the songs that were popular during the 1960s protest era.
Ten gorgeous songs to honor mom. The selections here are not the typical suggestions kicked out from a standard google search. You'll find a few surprises on this list, so be sure to check it out.
The Year is 1990. Music is becoming bolder and louder. Some of the top ten artist includes, Britney Spears, Jon Bon Jovi, Heart, MC Hammer, Mariah Carey, Nelson, Tommry Page, and Wilson Phillips.
I listed 5 amazing songs that I hope can help us get through the day, make us feel a little bit better, and help us realize that it's okay to feel sad. We are strong and we've got this!
Rain in a song can mean many things. It can be gentle, refreshing and welcome, or violent and threatening. It can represent human emotions like love, loss, loneliness or grief. When the sky turns dark, and rain falls from the sky, enough of it is sure to give you the blues.
Are you true to your word? Promises can bind people together or tear relationships apart. Make a Promise Playlist about assurances kept and broken with these pop, rock, and country songs.
Looking for that perfect song to play for your next romantic evening? Here is a list of some of the best love songs to create a great playlist for your special date, anniversary, or Valentine's Day!
If you're a baby boomer, and you're looking for some music to get you in the mood for Halloween, look no further. Here is the perfect creepy classic rock Halloween playlist.
Shake your booty, your keister, badonkadonk, heiny, cheeks, rear end ... to this playlist of pop, rock, country, hip hop, R&B songs about backsides.
The L.A. area has inspired numerous songs over the years. Marshall Fish looks at eight of his favorite tunes related to the City of Angels.
Feel the music. Great movie scores. Great movie tracks. Classical movie music. Best Hollywood movie scores. Moving movie scores. Beautiful movie scores. Beautiful movie tracks. Best movie tracks.
Geek culture and rock music have a long history together, going back to Led Zeppelin singing about Tolkien's characters and earlier. Here are five that I especially enjoy.
The water cycle—,floods, droughts, and fun on the water—have all been popular in music, expressed in different styles. Here are five compositions, from oldest to most recent, with water as a theme.
The year is 2000 and the music has been inspired by the change of a new century. Here you will find both the top hits and videos like Breathe, Smooth, Amazed, Bent, Maria Maria, Say My Name and more.
For some of us older folks, new music is hard to get into. One of the ways we can be exposed to new music incidentally is to hear it on TV.
Mental illness impacts many. Because of that it should not be a huge surprise that many songs have been written about mental illness. We will consider 12 of these great songs.
My objective, purely scientific list of the 100 greatest songs ever recorded. Read on for some delightful musical gems.
There is an undeniable rebel spirit at the heart of country music. No wonder so many artists have sung about the business of bootlegging and the moonshine it produces. Check out the top 10 songs here.
Country Music songs for romance, love, longing and intimacy. Set the mood with Tim and Faith, Shania, Kenny, Dolly, Waylon, Willie, George Strait, Clint Black, Lonestar, George Jones, LeAnn Rimes, and Ronnie Milsap.
Count down the best ballads of the better days - from Billy Joel to Whitesnake to Journey, we've got it all!
Here's a compilation of travel themed songs, inspired by a long ride in a U-Haul with nothing but the radio. The truck was equipped with a CD player, but we didn't bring any CDs.
Rockabilly, an early version of rock and roll, originated in the 1950s, saw a revival in the 1980s, and continues to have fans worldwide today. Here's a look at some essential rockabilly collections.
I'm always on the hunt for the latest music. I have my favorites from the past, and keeping up with what comes out each year helps me to make sure that I find each album from my favorite artists.
10 Country songs for dads that cover a vast array of emotions. Not all relationships with dads are good so this list covers top songs for both good and bad experiences.
There are quite a few excellent songs about wolves, but here is a list of my top 10 favorites. Find out what they are, and listen to some new music now!
Do you like songs that get you pumped? Here are 21 motivational epic songs for working out, life, and getting stuff done. Music to get stuff done with. Music to get pumped to.
This is an eclectic list that doesn't focus on any particular genre or era. They are not necessarily the most popular songs about money. They are just my own personal favorites. Maybe you will like them too.
I love to hear duets at weddings. There is just something so right about hearing a man and woman singing a love song in harmony. It is a musical mirror of the wedding itself, in a way. And there are so many amazing duets out there that are...
An eclectic collection of great acoustic rock performances, featuring Nirvana, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Eric Clapton, Bon Jovi, Darius Rucker, Ed Sheeran and David Gilmour.
As the nineties came winding down, we still had important albums by great artists in the final wave of nineties alternative rock.
Talented solo artists continue to be discovered year after year. Most of these amazing singers are unbelievably young and are still fresh in the industry. So here is a list of the 28 hottest and youngest solo singers that are under 28 years old.
Here's a list of 35 amazingly heartfelt and incredibly honest songs that could help us understand anxiety, depression, and other mental illnesses and give us the strength to live with our own daily battles with mental health.
Check out this 12 song rocking Back to School playlist that will put you right back in the classroom.
There are a lot of great cover songs out there, many of them just as good as, and some even better than, the originals. The 10 covers here are definitely not any of those.
Some songs just seem to reach your ear and head straight for your heart. Here are 5 that do just that along with some interesting facts, polls and trivia.
The Handmaid's Tale is speculative fictitious tale about oppression, indoctrination, and segregation. The playlist below features songs incorporating the spirit of Hulu's new television series.
There's a saying that it's not the song that makes you feel emotional, but the people and things that come to your mind when you hear it.
Featured here are a list of graduation country songs to celebrate accomplishment and moving on to the next stage in life. These nine songs have lyrics ranging from motivational to sentimental. Find the right song with the right words for your celebration.