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The Power of Friendship
There's nothing like a good song about friendship to remind us of the special bond we share with our closest pals. Whether it's celebrating a close bond, reminiscing about fond memories, or simply acknowledging that friends are an important part of our lives, these songs capture the power of friendship perfectly.
From old classics like "You Can’t Make Old Friends" and "Friends Will Be Friends" to modern pop hits like "Count on Me" by Bruno Mars and "Gift of a Friend" by Demi Lovato, there's sure to be a song about friendship that speaks to you.
So whether you're blasting these tunes on a road trip with your besties or just taking a moment to appreciate your friends from afar, these songs are sure to hit the spot.
1. “That’s What Friends Are For” by Dionne Warwick
Keep smiling, keep shining
Knowing you can always count on me, for sure
That's what friends are for.
2. “You’ve Got a Friend in Me” by Randy Newman
You've got a friend in me
You got troubles, and I got 'em too
There isn't anything I wouldn't do for you
We stick together and we see it through
'Cause you've got a friend in me.
3. “Real Friends” by Camila Cabello
I'm just lookin' for some real friends
All they ever do is let me down
Every time I let somebody in
Then I find out what they're all about.
4. “Thank You For Being a Friend” by Andrew Gold
Thank you for being a friend
Traveled down a road and back again
Your heart is true, you're a pal and a confidant.
5. “Gift of a Friend” by Demi Lovato
The world comes to life
And everything's bright from beginning to end
When you have a friend by your side
That helps you to find the beauty of all
When you'll open your heart and believe in
The gift of a friend.
6. “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa Ft. Charlie Put
It's been a long day without you, my friend
And I'll tell you all about it when I see you again
We've come a long way from where we began
Oh, I'll tell you all about it when I see you again.
7. “True Friend” by Hannah Montana
You're a true friend
You're here till the end
You pull me aside
When something ain't right.
8. “You Can’t Make Old Friends” by Kenny Rogers Ft. Dolly Parton
You can't make old friends
Can't make old friends
It was me and you, since way back when
But you can't make old friends.
9. “Friends Will Be Friends” by Queen
Friends will be friends
When you're through with life and all hope is lost
Hold out your hand 'cause friends will be friends
Right till the end.
10. “Lunchbox Friends” by Melanie Martinez
I don't want no lunchbox friends, no
I want someone who understands, oh, oh, no
Come to my house, let's die together
Friendship that would last forever.
11. “Best Friend” by Jason Chen
And I don't wanna ruin what we have
Love is so unpredictable
But it's the risk that I'm taking, hoping, praying
You'd fall in love with your best friend.
12. “Trouble Is a Friend” by Lenka
He's there in the dark
He's there in my heart
He waits in the winds
He's gotta play a part
Trouble is a friend.
13. “Count On Me” by Bruno Mars
You can count on me like one two three
I'll be there
And I know when I need it I can count on you like four three two
You'll be there
'Cause that's what friends are supposed to do, oh yeah.
14. “Graduation (Friends Forever)” by Vitamin C
As we go on
We remember all the times
we had together
And as our lives change
We will still be friends forever.
15. “You’re My Best Friend” by Queen
You're the best friend that I ever had
I've been with you such a long time
You're my sunshine and I want you to know
That my feelings are true
I really love you
Oh, you're my best friend.
16. “Best Friend” by Yelawolf Ft. Eminem
Let the trumpets blow with your appearance
I can almost hear it
My best friend, best friend
When you wish me hell upon my soul and spirit
Behold these lyrics
I got a best friend.
17. “My Friends Over You” by New Found Glory
There's no room left here on my back
It was damaged long ago
Though you swear that you are true
I still pick my friends over you.
18. “Waiting On a Friend” by The Rolling Stones
A smile relieves a heart that grieves, remember what I said
I'm not waiting on a lady
I'm just waiting on a friend.
19. “Sleeping With a Friend” by Neon Trees
I'm scared but if my heart's gonna break
Before the night will end
I said, ooh ooh
We're in danger
Sleeping with a friend.
20. “Can We Still Be Friends?” by Todd Rundgren
We can't play this game anymore, but
Can we still be friends?
Things just can't go on like before, but
Can we still be friends?
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