Lively songs or happy songs are stronger than coffee! They’re fun, rhythmic, and get you to sing and dance your way out of a blah day!
There’s nothing like the joy of music. There are songs that make you feel happy and motivate you to push through challenges as well as inspire you to do better and comfort you when things aren’t great. Listening to best feel good songs does good to your mind, benefits your body, and helps improve overall happiness levels.
If you're having one of those days and need a pick-me up, here’s the ultimate feel good songs to uplift your spirits and get you moving to the beat in your living room.
1. ‘Happy’ by Pharrell (2013)
From the title to the lyrics and the vibes to the video, there’s happiness all around. Whether it’s some bad news or just a ra, this is one of the best songs to lift you up when you’re down. It’s the happiness anthem of the 21st century!
Pharrell’s magnificent voice coupled with the jaunty tempo instantly gets your head nodding the moment you hear “Because I'm happy, clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth.” P.S. don’t forget to clap along while listening to it.
2. ‘I Gotta Feeling’ by The Black Eyed Peas (2009)
Even when you’re at home, if you’re looking for songs that will motivate you, queue up this song to get fully energized. With a fast-paced dance-pop tune, featuring electronic beats and futuristic synthesizers, you can’t help but move your feet to this beat. It’s a really fun song and is definitely one of the songs to pick you up, and boost your mood!
Along with this song, another Black Eyed Peas song that you can blast on your speakers on tough days is ‘Boom Boom Pow.’
3. ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’ by Justin Timberlake
It's true, the moment this serotonin-pumping pop confection hits the stereo, you can't stop the feeling of the rush through your veins, and that feeling, friends, is happiness. When you’re feeling low, there cannot be a better and lively song that fires you up and encourages you to dig deeper. Sporting a kind of impossible-not-to-smile-and-dance-along vibe, it feels as if this earwormy tune was concocted in a lab to make you smile from ear to ear!
When your mind says no, but your heart says it’s all about having a good time and grooving, turn up addictive songs that make you happy like this!
4. ‘Let’s Nacho’ from Kapoor & Sons (2016)
This up-tempo, high-energy song will force you to turn that frown upside down and put on your dancing shoes!
When you’re down, this is one of those songs that will motivate you
with its quirky rap, catchy music, and fun beat. Just after a few seconds of listening to it, you’ll want to get up and Nacho!
Another song from the same movie that’s an instant pick me up and the best feel good song out there is ‘Kar Gayi Chull.’ It’s a tune you can’t get enough of!
5. ‘London Thumakda’ from Queen (2014)
Whenever your dose of coffee runs out, and all your stress catches up, just listen to London Thumakda. Filled with quirky lyrics and the electrifying beats of dhol, you cannot help but let go of your worries and shake a leg to this beat.
If you listen closely to the lyrics, there’s also a touch of humor that will immediately crack a smile on your face. This is one of those inspiring Bollywood songs that you can’t help but play on repeat. Once you do, you can’t help but pour yourself a cup of ambition and get back to it!
6. ‘Aankh Marey’ from Simmba (2018)
6. ‘Aankh Marey’ from Simmba (2018)
Just the beat of this song makes this song one of those happy songs that make you smile. It’s a song that’s jam-packed with energy from start to finish. More than anything, the catchy tunes just take away all the negativity and infuse positivity in you and make you want to come alive.
It’s one of those songs that will inspire you, act as a stressbuster and get you in the right state of mind, while you dance past all the negativity.
7. ‘Work’ by Britney Spears
One of the most inspirational songs out there, when things get tough, blast this song on full volume and remind yourself that you have to do it! The beats will pump you up plus, the message is clear. You’ve got to work hard if you want to see results. Listen a few times and it will inspire you to push and never give up! It’s an excellent tune when you feel demotivated, low, or face challenging moments. It will give you that burst of energy to take on the day and achieve results, which is the most rewarding feeling.