I love to listen to music. I listen to music all the time, and with a new year comes the need for new songs. Yay!
So if you are wondering what you should listen to this year, here are some all-time favorite jams to keep you dancing all year long. This playlist is a mix of old and new, fast and slow, popular and alternative so you can take them all or pick and choose your favorites.
Music can be really inspiring and we may need some serious inspiration to rock this year, so put your headphones in and start listening.
1. Shaky Ground by Freedom Fry
"Nature at the dawn / Sun is in my eyes / Will we still be dancing / On shaky ground"
2. Mess With Your Heart by American Authors
"And I promised that I'll be right here listen / I'll shatter your doubts and all your intuitions / Every cab from home, I'll call you just to know / That you made it safe and sound back to Brooklyn"
3. The Middle by Jimmy Eat World
"You know they're all the same / You know you're doing better on your own so don't buy in / Live right now / Just be yourself / It doesn't matter if that's good enough for someone else"
4. In My Blood by Shawn Mendes
"I'm crawling in my skin / Sometimes I feel like giving up / But I just can't / It isn't in my blood"
5. 3AM by Matchbox Twenty
"She's got a little bit of something, god it's better than nothing / And in her color portrait world she believes that she's got it all / She swears the moon don't hang quite as high as it used to / And she only sleeps when it's raining"
6. Back to You by Selena Gomez
"I wanna hold you when I'm not supposed to / When I'm lying close to someone else / You're stuck in my head and I can't get you out of it / If I could do it all again / I know I'd go back to you"
7. Mess is Mine by Vance Joy
"You're the reason that I feel so strong / The reason that I'm hanging on / You know you gave me all the time / Oh, did I give enough of mine?"
8. Cecilia and the Satellite by Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness
"If I could fly / Then I would know / What life looks like from up above and down below / I'd keep you safe / I'd keep you dry / Don't be afraid Cecilia / I'm the satellite / And you're the sky"
9. Save Tonight by Eagle-Eye Cherry
"It ain't easy to say goodbye / Darlin' please, don't start to cry / 'Cause girl you know I've got to go / And Lord I wish it wasn't so / Save tonight and fight the break of dawn / Come tomorrow, tomorrow I'll be gone"
10. Light in the City by The National Parks
"And through my window I can see it shine / Oh I've got plans / Oh I've got plans / And I've been trying hard to find / It's out of my hands / Out of my hands / Oh promised land / Oh heart of gold"
11. Super Far by LANY
"I'm in love with someone but I'm not sure / She can love someone back the way they love her"
12. Lose My Mind by Dean Lewis
"I see you walking through the rain / And I see the water covering your teardrops on your face / And I know that I broke all your rules / Oh, now you're looking at me, and I'm looking at you like a fool / But, you don't know what it feels like to fall in love with you / No, you don't know what it's like when you can't go back"
13. Silver and Gold by WILD
"I can't keep watching in the rearview mirror / Cause things seem closer than they appear / Don't need a reason or rhyme this time / I see the good that's in goodbye"
14. White Noise by Coasts
"Under the midnight sky / I see you for the first time / And when the night is through / I'll still be falling for you"
15. Letting You Go by Gabrielle Aplin
"I'm cold I know that you won't break me to pieces / But sometimes that is just what I need / 'Cause I won't know I'm wrong 'till I'm shown what I've done / But that's me"
16. Monster Lead Me Home by Sara Hartman
"Spin around, round, round me / Collide without a sound / Caught up in your gravity / I don't know how"
17. Follow Your Fire by Kodaline
"We had the songs that we sang along to / You had the moves to make me dance with you / I always saw you reaching and catching stars / We had the thing that everyone wanted / Hung on your sleeve, you wore your heart on it / Did you get out? I'm wondering where you are / Did you follow your fire?"
18. Love Song by one sonic society and Elle Limebear
"I have seen You as a healer right before my very eyes / I've found in You a Father nothing missing from Your sight / I've known You as my Savior, You have brought me back to life / How I love You"
19. Shotgun by George Ezra
"Time flies by in the yellow and green / Stick around and you'll see what I mean / There's a mountaintop that I'm dreaming of / If you need me you know were I'll be"
20. Let's Hurt Tonight by OneRepublic
"I'll hit the lights and you lock the doors / Tell me all of the things that you couldn't before / Don't walk away, don't roll your eyes / They say love is pain, well darling, let's hurt tonight"
21. City by Ciaran McMeeken
"Two years, cleaning up the mess that I made / Still don't believe, but i take the leap anyway / I feel the nerves swirl around my body / Take all i learned and hit the ground running"
22. Steal My History by Drew Holcomb
"You tell em all your secrets / You leave me on the edge / A beautiful vision / Is that you or a reflexion / I wonder if it's happenin' / Tell me how you feel / Sittin' in the apartment / Mysterious attraction / Love me like a heartbreak / Love me like a thief / Love me like you want to / Come steal my history"
23. Waves by Dean Lewis
"Down to the place we used to lay when we were kids / Memories, of a stolen place / Caught in the silence / An echo lost in space / It comes and goes in waves / It always does"
24. Happier by Marshmellow and Bastille
"Then only for a minute / I want to change my mind / 'Cause this just don't feel right to me / I want to raise your spirits / I want to see you smile but / Know that means I'll have to leave"
25. Don't worry, you will by lovelytheband
"She said I can't find a thing I don't like about you / And I'm like don't worry, you will / I don't wanna find a reason to doubt you / And I'm like don't worry, you will"
26. Brand New by Ben Rector
"I feel like windows rolled down, new city, streets and cabs / I feel like anything can happen, laughing, / You take me right back, when we were kids / Never thought I'd feel like this"
27. Hold My Girl by George Ezra
"Cold nights and the Sunday mornings / On your way and out of the grey / I've got time, I've got love / Got confidence you'll rise above / Give me a minute to hold my girl"
28. Celeste by Ezra Vine
"My girl's a switchblade / a bright light on the cityscape / wherever she goes I'm gonna chase / You're something out of a dream"
29. Fire and the Flood by Vance Joy
"You're the fire and the flood / And I'll always feel you in my blood / Everything is fine / When your hand is resting next to mine / Next to mine"
30. Bridges Burn by NEEDTOBREATHE
"I wanna watch all my bridges burn / Stand in the rain 'til the page is turned / Dance in the light of a lesson learned, lesson learned / I wanna leave everything that hurts / Never go back to the way we were / Set it on fire, baby, watch it burn, watch it burn"