Have you ever just been just sad and you’re trying to get in a better mood? I’ve picked 15 songs that have cheered me up over the years and help me get back to being myself. Maybe they will do the same for you!
#1. Happy- Pharrell
You have to admit the Despicable Me song can get you up and smile with the catchy beat and the thought of minions in your head.
#2. Can’t Stop the Feeling- Justin Timberlake
Another animated movie song that will get you up and dancing with no cares in the world.
#3. Hey Ya!- Outkast
Oh! A classic song that almost everyone knows the lyrics too. It will bring many generations together and be “Alright, Alright, Alright, Alright..”
#4. Big Green Tractor- Jason Aldean
Another oldie but goodie that will put a little yeehaw smile on your face while talking about a tractor that you may not own but will want after you play it on repeat.
#5 Lift Yourself- Kanye West
You have to give it up to Yeezus himself that this song has “bars” with his upbeat music to lift your spirits.
#6. thank u, next- Ariana Grande
The Powerhouse of a voice Ariana Grande made a song that thanking her ex-boyfriends with the lessons that taught her throughout the years.
#7. ABC- Jackson 5
Now this song right here has the nostalgia that will make you sing the ABC’s and count your numbers.
#8. Dancing Queen- ABBA
ABBA’s Dancing Queen will make you want to get up and jive to the classic song that we love from the movie musical Mama Mia.
#9. Cheap Thrills- Sia
This song has a good message of having as much fun as you can by dancing. This is going to get you out of that funk and getting down to the beat with anyone
“Shortie” this melody will want you to do what the title says “replay.” It is a great song that will warm your heart on the love story that Iyaz is singing about.
#11. All Star- Smash Mouth
This rockin’ hit by Smash Mouth will tell you “hey now, you’re an All-star” and get your head bopping.
#12. Ice Ice Baby- Vanilla Ice
“Collaborate and Listen; Ice is back” with this old classic rap song that can get everyone on their feet rapping the lyrics.
#13. Latch- Disclosure, Sam Smith
“I’m latching on,” to this song! This song has a nice beat that wants you to get up and dance will a big smile on your face.
#14. no tears left to cry- Ariana Grande
Another song by Miss. Grande will lift your spirits by “pickin’ it up, pickin’ up, lovin’, livin’, so we turning up..”
#15. Stereo Hearts- Gym Class Heros and Adam Levine
The last song on this feel-good playlist is an excellent example of them picking your spirits. “My hearts a stereo; so turn me up when you feel low..” Turn this song up if you feel low because it will you feel better.