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100 Best Songs With "World" in the Title

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“World” is used in songs to describe varied sentiments. Singers and songwriters express their thoughts metaphorically to explain concepts and ideas with the term. Feelings and emotions are brought to life with vivid stories in songs about the world. The diverse song themes from different genres compels us to think and ponder about life and our unknown future.

What Does “World” Convey in Songs?

“World” conveys a theatrical range of emotions associated with heart and mind. While certain songs create a somber mood with their gripping lyrics about love and relationships, a great number of songs portray thoughts and beliefs in a figurative manner. Singers and songwriters creatively express their perspectives about the world being a beautiful place. Certain songs about world peace sound preachy, however the intention of these songs is solely to bring about a change in preconceived mindsets.

The different challenges people encounter globally are highlighted aesthetically in songs about world problems. These songs showcase a dense perspective relating to poverty, substance abuse, unemployment, crime, and society pressure. In love songs the term “world” is used to express the unfathomable love for a person. In numerous romantic songs the changes that come about in a person during a relationship, or after a breakup are narrated in a thoughtfully confessional tone. The feeling of sadness that engulfs a person when someone dear departs this world is beautifully showcased in emotive songs.


What Does "World" Symbolize in Songs?

“World” symbolizes a broad spectrum of attributes associated with life and love. A great number of songs about the world coming together convey the message of a united universe devoid of caste, creed, race, and gender exploitation. The pain, turmoil, and heartache that comes with a broken relationship is exquisitely explained in songs about the world falling apart. The feeling of loneliness and betrayal that is experienced after a breakup is showcased in dark themed songs about the world being against you. Certain songs offer a message of hope through new beginnings in a relationship.

The happiness and joy a people derive from love is described poetically in songs about loving someone until the world ends. These songs often showcase character traits that the protagonist admires. In certain tunes, singers express their desire to travel to different parts of the world and explore the beauty of nature. Musicians also describe the beautiful moments of being amidst the wilderness with a sense of romanticism. In certain tunes, the protagonist vents their frustration about people changing for the sake of money. These songs narrate the plight of people who constantly change in a world where money and power matter most. Although "world" denotes a wide range of meanings, in songs, the term symbolizes the following things:


















The list below showcases a collection of rock songs, pop songs, country songs, R&B songs, hip hop songs, folk songs, indie songs, alternative songs, reggae songs, jazz songs, blues songs, synthpop songs, new wave songs, disco songs, EDM songs, and dance songs with world in the title. If you have a view, opinion, or song suggestion, let us know in the comments section.

Top 10 Songs With World in the Title

1. “On Top of the World”—Imagine Dragons

2. “Champion of the World”—Coldplay

3. “We Are the World”—USA for Africa

4. “Rule the World”—2 Chainz featuring Ariana Grande

5. “What a Wonderful World”—Louis Armstrong

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6. “Not the End of the World”—Katy Perry

7. “Waiting on the World to Change”—John Mayer

8. “Heal the World”—Michael Jackson

9. “Blue World”—Mac Miller

10. “World on Fire”—Daughtry


11. “Her World Or Mine”—Michael Ray

12. “Top of the World”—The Carpenters

13. “Woman’s World”—Cher

14. “Let the World Be Ours Tonight”—Deborah Cox

15. “World on Fire”—Slash

16. “Off to See the World”—Lukas Graham

17. “Only Girl (in the World)”—Rihanna

18. “I Believe That We Will Win (World Anthem)”—Pitbull

19. “All Around the World”—Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris

20. “It’s a Beautiful World”—Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds


21. “Around the World”—Natalie La Rose featuring Fetty Wap

22. “If the World Was Ending”—JP Saxe featuring Julia Michaels

23. “You & I (Nobody in the World)”—John Legend

24. “King of the World”—Natalie Grant

25. “Around the World”—Daft Punk

26. “You Mean the World to Me”—Freya Ridings

27. “Ordinary World”—Duran Duran

28. “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World”—Prince

29. “Messed Up World (F’d Up World)”—The Pretty Reckless

30. “Bar at the End of the World”—Kenny Chesney

31. “Everybody Wants To Rule the World”—Tears for Fears

32. “Rhinestone World”—Dallas Smith

33. “Show da World”—Lil Boosie and Webbie featuring Kiara

34. “In a World Like This”—Backstreet Boys

35. “Hottest Girl in the World”—JLS

36. “You Rock My World”—Michael Jackson

37. “Rule the World”—The Wanted

38. “It’s the End of the World As We know It (And I Feel Fine)”—R.E.M.

39. “Change the World”—Eric Clapton

40. “Save the World”—Swedish House Mafia


41. “Wild World”—Cat Stevens

42. “Light of the World (Sing Hallelujah)”—We the Kingdom

43. “I Can’t Change the World”—Brad Paisley

44. “Till the World Ends”—Britney Spears

45. “World of Our Own”—Westlife

46. “One Man Can Change the World”—Big Sean featuring Kanye West and John Legend

47. “Belong to the World”—The Weeknd

48. “A World Without Love”—Peter and Gordon

49. “Drop the World”—Lil Wayne featuring Eminem

50. “Two Less Lonely People in the World”—Air Supply

51. “Welcome to the World”—Kevin Rudolf featuring Kid Cudi

52. “Until the Whole World Hears”—Casting Crowns

53. “World Go Round”—Busta Rhymes featuring Estelle

54. “Us Against the World”—Westlife

55. “Rapti World”—Booba

56. “The World We Live In”—The Killers

57. “Different World”—Iron Maiden

58. “Setting the World on Fire”—Kenny Chesney featuring Pink

59. “Girls Around the World”—Lloyd featuring Lil Wayne

60. “Rule the World”—Take That


61. “Kiss Me Like the World Is Ending”—Avril Lavigne

62. “The World”—Brad Paisley

63. “Wonderful World”—James Morrison

64. “The Best of Both Worlds”—Miley Cyrus

65. “Different World”—Alan Walker, K-391 and Sofia Carson featuring Corsak

66. “World On Fire”—Sarah McLachlan

67. “All Around the World”—Oasis

68. “I Saved the World Today”—Eurythmics

69. “It’s Your World”—Jennifer Hudson featuring R. Kelly

70. “Top of the World”—Tim McGraw

71. “The World I Know”—Collective Soul

72. “Scatman’s World”—Scatman John

73. “Party People (Ignite the World)”—Erika Jayne

74. “Not For All the Love in the World”—The Thrills

75. “Around the World”—Red Hot Chili Peppers

76. “The Whole World”—Outkast featuring Killer Mike

77. “Nothing in This World”—Paris Hilton

78. “The End of the World”—The Cure

79. “Blow Up Outside the World”—Soundgarden

80. “8th World Wonder”—Kimberley Locke


81. “The World Is Mine”—David Guetta featuring JD Davis

82. “Other Side of the World”—KT Tunstall

83. “Man’s World”—Marina

84. “Run the World (Girls)”—Beyonce

85. “Anywhere in the World”—Mark Ronson and Katy B

86. “Mixed Up World”—Sophie Ellis-Bextor

87. “In This World”—Moby

88. “Where You Were (When the World Stopped Turning)”—Alan Jackson

89. “Pimpin’ All Over the World”—Ludacris featuring Bobby Valentino

90. “This Is the World We Live In”—Alcazar

91. “World Wide Suicide”—Pearl Jam

92. “If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)”—Nas featuring Lauryn Hill

93. “Come into My World”—Kylie Minogue

94. “Been Around the World”—Puff Daddy featuring The Notorious B.I.G. and Mase

95. “Peaceful World”—John Mellencamp

96. “It’s Such a Small World”—Rodney Crowell with Rosanne Cash

97. “All Around the World”—Lisa Stansfield

98. “World (The Price of Love)”—New Order

99. “Real World”—Matchbox 20

100. “Big Big World”—Emilia Rydberg

Other Notable World Songs

• “Dark Dark World”—Poppy

• “If I Left the World”—Gryffin featuring Marina and Model Child

• “Welcome To the World Of—LSD

• “Oh, What a World”—Kacey Musgraves

• “World is Yours”—Rich the Kid

• “Jumping All Over the World”—Scooter

• “Forever World”—Lil Yachty featuring Trippie Redd

• “World”—Five For Fighting

• “You Mean the World to Me”—Toni Braxton

• “Top of the World”—Five Finger Death Punch

• “Woman’s World”—Little Mix

• “Love Make the World Go Round”—Jennifer Lopez and Lin-Manuel Miranda

• “Top of the World”—Dixie Chicks

• “All Around the World”—The Vamps featuring Will Simms

• “End of the World”—Lee Ann Womack

• “Change the World”—P.O.D.

• “Take the World By Storm”—Lukas Grahm

• “Perfect World”—Gossip

• “I Don’t Want to Watch the World with Someone Else”—Clinton Kane

• “World I Used To Know”—Scott Stapp

• “The Background World”—Nine Inch Nails

• “Half the World”—Arcane Roots

• “Take On the World”—You Me At Six

• “Small Worlds”—Mac Miller

• “Disappearing World”—Sheryl Crow

• “Running to the Edge of the World”—Marilyn Manson

• “Whole New World/Pretend World”—Sophie

• “The World’s First Ever Monster Truck Front Flip”—Arctic Monkeys

• “King of the World”—Blue

• “Sitting On Top of the World”—Delta Goodrem

• “I Wish for You the World”—James Maker Choir featuring Alistair Griffin

• “Anti Hero (Brave New World)”—Marlon Roudette

• “Ordinary World”—Green Day

• “Another World”—Sonique

• “The Day the World Went Away”—Nine Inch Nails

• “Stop the World”—The Big Pink

• “Leave the World Behind”—Axwell, Angello and Laidback Luke featuring Deborah Cox

• “The End of the World”—Skeeter Davis

• “Light Up the World”—Cast of Glee

• “When the World Was At War We Kept Dancing”—Lana Del Rey

• “Love Around the World”—Snoop Dogg featuring Big Bub

• “World Peace Is None of Your Business”—Morrissey

• “The World’s Greatest”—R. Kelly

• “Set My World on Fire”—The Feeling

• “Give You the World”—The D.E.Y.

• “Livin’ in a World Without You”—The Rasmus

• “Weight of the World”—Lemar

• “Rock the World”—The Script

• “Be My World”—Milky

• “When You Tell The World You’re Mine”—Agnes Carlsson and Bjorn Skifs

• “A World Alone”—Lorde

• “Beautiful World”—Westlife

• “My World”—Metallica

• “Hello World”—Lady Antebellum

• “Parallel Worlds”—Elliot Minor

• “The World is Black”—Good Charlotte

• “Around the World (La La La La La)”—ATC

• “Rock This World”—Hillary Duff

• “When I Look at the World”—U2

• “Around the World”—Kings of Leon

• “Welcome to My World”—Mya

• “Sitting On the Roof of the World”—Dido

• “Break the World”—Nine Lashes

• “God Made the World”—Cold Wave

• “End of the World”—Kelsea Ballerini

• “World So Cold”—Mudvayne

• “Big Bright World”—Garbage

• “You’re the World To Me”—David Grey

• “Whole World Is Watching”—Within Temptation

• “New World”—Krewella

• “World At Your Feet”—Embrace

• “Beauty in the World”—Macy Gray

• “World of Our Love”—Client Liaison

• “Top of the World”—Kimbra

• “Post-American World”—Megadeth

• “Mad World”—Hardwell featuring Jake Reese

• “Telling the World”—Taio Cruz

• “Heavyweight Champion of the World”—Reverend and the Makers

• “Welcome to the World”—T.I. featuring Kanye West and Kid Cudi

• “Perfect World”—Broken Bells

• “Somewhere in the World”—Altiyan Childs

• “Top of the World”—Van Halen

• “Wicked World”—Cold

• “The Whole World Reminds Me of You”—Thirsty Merc

• “Cool World”—Red Velvet

• “Around the World”—East 17

• “World So Cold”—A-Lee

• “Nothing in this World”—Keke Wyatt

• “The World Is Ours Tonight”—Gloriana

• “Another World”—One Direction

• “Sittin’ On Top of the World”—Da Brat

• “King of the World”—Point of Grace

• “Top of the World”—Brandy

• “Sillyworld”—Stone Sour

• “Out of This World”—Jonas Brothers

• “End of the World”—Ash

• “World Filled with Love”—Craig David

• “Light Up (The World)”—Yasmin featuring Shy FX and Ms. Dynamite

• “Hey, Cruel World…”—Marilyn Manson

• “Alone in This World”—Faith Evans

• “Oh What a World”—Rufus Wainwright

• “Little Girl Big World”—Magic!

• “Drawings (Rings Around the World)”—Super Furry Animals

• “All the Love in the World”—Nine Inch Nails

• “What the World Needs”—Wynonna

• “All the Love in the World”—The Corrs

• “Until the World Goes Cold”—Trivium

• “I Have a Special Plan for This World”—Current 93

• “Free the World”—La Toya Jackson

• “Colour the World”—Sash! Featuring Dr. Alban

• “Wash My World”—Laurent Wolf

• “A Place in This World”—Taylor Swift

• “The World Is Not Enough”—Garbage

• “Arms Around the World”—Louise

• “Us Against the World”—Coldplay

• “Stop the World”—Demi Lovato

• “The World is Outside”—Ghosts

• “After the World”—Disciple

• “Set the World On Fire”—Luca Hanni

• “A World to Believe In”—Celine Dion and Yuna Ito

• “The World At Large”—Modest Mouse

• “If I Could Teach the World”—Bone Thugs-n-Harmony

• “Step to the New World”—Soulhead

• “Place in This World”—Michael W. Smith

• “It’s Not the End of the World, But I Can See It From Here”—Lostprophets

• “Today I’m Gonna Try and Change the World”—Johnny Reid

• “Another World”—The Chemical Brothers

• “New World”—Robert Plant

• “The World Is Yours”—Nas

• “World In Our Hands”—Taio Cruz

• “I’d Love to Change the World”—Ten Years After

• “The World”—Angel

• “Doggy Dogg World”—Snoop Doggy Dogg featuring Tha Dogg Pound & the Dramatics

• “Half the World”—Rush

• “We Can Leave the World”—Sasha

• “Playboys of the Southwestern World”—Blake Shelton

• “All Across the World”—Silverchair

• “Fill My Little World”—The Feeling

• “Light Up the World”—Steps

• “In a World Gone Mad”—Beastie Boys

• “The World You Make”—Sheryl Crow

• “Poster Girl (Wrong Side of the World)”—Beccy Cole

• “Girls (All Around the World)”—Reece Mastin

• “Weight of the World”—Smilo

• “The World Was a Mess But His Hair Was Perfect”—The Rakes

• “Into the New World”—Girls’ Generation

• “Set the World on Fire”—E-Type

• “Only the World”—Mandisa

• “World in Your Hands”—Culture Beat

• “The Sensual World”—Kate Bush

• “Goodbye Cruel World”—Shakespears Sister

• “Us Against the World”—Christina Milian

• “We Got the World”—Icona Pop

• “Lost in the World”—Kanye West featuring Bon Iver

• “End of the World”—McFly

• “The World Should Revolve Around Me”—Little Jackie

• “World So Cold”—Three Days Grace

• “This Could Be Anywhere in the World”—Alexisonfire

• “My World”—Sick Puppies

• “World in My Eyes”—Depeche Mode

• “Teen Angst (What the World Needs Now)”—Cracker

• “World Wide Woman”—Beyonce

• “Tell the World I’m Here”—Ulrik Munther

• “Make the World Move”—Christina Aguilera

• “World Scum”—Soulfly

• “The Whole World Lost It’s Head”—The Go-Go’s

• “All Over the World”—Ola

• “The World Tonight”—Paul McCartney

• “Halfway Around the World”—A-Teens

• “The World As I See It”—Jason Mraz

• “Real World”—Queensryche

• “When World’s Collide”—Powerman 5000

• “Stranger in This World”—Stefanie Heinzmann

• “Drowned World/Substitute for Love”—Madonna

• “Takin’ Over the World”—The Pussycat Dolls

• “Crazy World”—Young Jeezy

• “Angry World”—Neil Young

• “She Had the World”—Panic at the Disco

• “Any Other World”—Mika

• “Back to the World”—Tevin Campbell

• “This World”—Selah Sue

• “Perfect World”—Huey Lewis and the News

• “Leaders of the Free World”—Elbow

• “In Another World”—Joe Diffie

• “Love Me Like the World Is Ending”—Ben Lee

• “Weight of the World”—Evanesence

• “Miss World”—Hole

• “The World Is Mine”—Ice Cube

• “Fools Gold/What The World Is Waiting For”—The Stone Roses

• “Light of the World”—Kim Appleby

• “World in Motion…”—New Order

• “Saving the World”—Brooke Fraser

• “Me and My Crazy World”—Lost Boyz

• “Way of the World”—Tina Turner

• “That’s The Way of the World”—D Mob

• “Pop Goes the World”—Men Without Hats

• “Rock My World (Little Country Girl)”—Brooks & Dunn

• “Around the World”—Aqua

• “One World, One Flame”—Bryan Adams

• “The World is in My Hands”—Cascada

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