Music can set the tone for any mood, occasion or day. Valentine’s Day is almost here and it can be the perfect day to play some music and allow it to fill the day with love.
Music can be the best way to express your feelings and deep emotion. Love songs are a way perfect way to say “I love you” without even having to say the words aloud. Even if you are not at the love stage of your relationship, romantic/love songs can show them you care and think of them when listening to each song.
If you are planning the perfect date with dinner at home, you can play love songs as you prepare dinner and eat to put you in the loving mood. Music can fill your day/night even if you just want to stay in and snuggle with your loved one. It can influence an even more powerful love than you already feel with your special someone.
Music serves many purposes; it doesn’t only have to serve as background music for a perfect date. You can put together a perfect playlist and make a mixtape for that special someone. Mixtapes tell the person you are thinking of them and each song on the playlist reminds you of them. Creating a mixtape can be the most thoughtful gift, as you have taken the time to find the perfect songs to put in the playlist.
Take a look through this list of the most recent love songs popular today to find your perfect songs for Valentine’s Day (or any day you’d like to dedicate or play for your love or future-love).
Justin Timberlake- 'Mirrors'
It is clear JT is a recent newlywed with his new album "The 20/20 Experience" all about love.
There are many lyrics in this song that can make your heart melt and he starts off with the very best heart-melting lyrics: “Aren’t you somethin’ to admire? ‘Cause your shine is somethin’ like a mirror, and I can’t help but notice, you reflect in this heart of mine”
Notable mentions: “Tunnel Vision and “Pusher Love Girl”
Heart-melting lyric: “In the darkest night hour, I’ll search through the crowd, your face is all that I see”
Notable mentions: “Drunk in Love”
Bruno Mars- 'Treasure'
Heart-melting lyric: “You know you can make my wish come true, if you let me treasure you”
Bruno Mars has amazing vocals that can make anyone fall in love and therefore provides us with many notable mentions such as “Locked Out of Heaven”, “Gorilla”, “Grenade” and “Just the Way You Are”.
Katy Perry- 'Unconditionally'
Heart-melting lyric: ”I’ll take your bad days with your good, walk through the storm I would, I do it all because I love you”
Notable mentions: "Walking On Air", "This Moment", "Love Me" and "Legendary Lovers"
Drake- 'Hold On, We're Going Home'
Heart-melting lyrics: “I got my eyes on you, you’re everything that I see, I want your high love and emotion endlessly”
Notable mention: "Own It"
John Legend- 'All of Me'
Heart-melting lyrics: “I’ll give my all to you, you’re my end and my beginning, even when I lose I’m winning”
Notable mentions: "Made to Love" and "You & I (Nobody in the World)"
Kanye West- 'Bound 2'
Some may not find this song to be as chivalrous as other love songs but in his way own, Kanye writes a love song for his fiancé Kim Kardashian.
Heart-melting lyrics: “And hey, ayo, we made it, Thanksgiving, so hey, maybe we can make it to Christmas… Maybe we could still make it to the church steps”
Avicii- 'Addicted to You'
Heart-melting lyrics: “I’m addicted to you, hooked on your love, like a powerful drug I can’t get enough of, lost in your eyes, drowning in blue, outta control, what can I do?”
Notable mention: "You Make Me"
John Mayer- 'Who You Love'
Heart-melting lyric: “You can’t make yourself stop dreaming, who you’re dreaming of, if it’s who you love, then it’s who you love”
Heart-melting lyrics: “Something in the way you move, makes me like I can’t live without you. It takes me all the way. I want you to stay”
Notable mention: "Loveeeeeee Song"