Subscriber Account active since. From modern music magicians like Frank Ocean to classic groups including the Bee Gees and Earth, Wind, and Fire, there are many songs every music aficionado should listen to in their lifetime. But let's focus on the romantic side of musical storytelling. We're here to rank the best love songs ever penned in history. Since we're including love songs about devotion and pining but trying to avoid wholesale break-up ballads , "We Belong Together" is the perfect place to start.
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We take our love songs very seriously, and if the past year is any indication of the bullshit we'll continue to encounter in , we're going to need them. Of course, there will always be a special place in our hearts for the classics , but there's nothing like a fresh song to put us in our feels five or 10? Hit play and pretend you're in a romantic music video with the best new love songs has to offer, below. Miley Cyrus is back and taking a very different route from her album, Younger Now. The singer decided to close with the release of her new pop single, "Nothing Breaks Like a Heart," co-written with Mark Ronson. It very much sticks to their upbeat, EDM style—this time reminding us why we're much better off without our ex. If you don't know Dean Lewis from his hit song, "Waves," allow us to introduce you to the Aussie dreamboat and his newest single, "Be Alright.
50. "Hands Down" by Dashboard Confessional (2002)
From sexual freedom, to sacrifice, and self-confidence—a good love song can say a lot more than just a declaration of simple attraction. Janelle Monae, Kacey Musgraves, and even the late Prince have released songs in so far that have transcended the emotion into something greater, more complex, and ultimately more human. Robyn has been gone for eight long years, but her music has never been too far away. Welcome back, Robyn. Teyana Taylor's "Gonna Love Me" begins with an apology.
When talking about so far at Billboard , it's hard to avoid the fact that the chart year has only had 24 editions of the Hot , and Drake has been No. It's the most that any one artist has dominated the listing's top spot in a year's first six months this decade -- though shout-out to Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' combined 11 weeks on top in the first half of -- and it essentially leaves the non-Drake part of the field wide open when it comes to discussing the year's best and biggest singles. But that's fine. Beyond the Drakening, has been a year of pleasant surprises on the charts: All-Star teamups we didn't see coming, previously unknown artists coming out with left-field hits, and a handful of big-name comebacks taking us to unexpected new places, all of which made the predictability at pop's highest level forgivable. And besides, those two Drake songs are pretty great too: You'll see them both below as we recount our 50 favorite songs of so far, with a Spotify playlist of all 50 at the bottom. The moment fans have been waiting for since Timberlake and Stapleton collaborated at the CMA Awards finally came in , and it's as special as that instant-classic performance. Not only did the song take JT and Chris' bromance to the next level, it made it very clear that their CMA team-up was no fluke. Jade Bird, "Lottery".