Love in music – top 10 love songs of the moment
Who says all love songs are at least 10 years old? It’s true that beautiful masterpieces belong to the 80s but it seems that today’s artists are trying to live up to the public’s expectations. Let’s see the most popular love hits of 2017.
Ed Sheeran – How Would You Feel
I guess it’s no surprise Ed Sheeran is at the top of the list. The man has a beautiful voice and a soothing vibe. What’s there not to love about Sheeran? The song belongs to the album Divide and he says it’s one of his favorites. Moreover, it’s a Paean, meaning an emotional tribute to a girl.
John Legend – God Only Knows
John Legend and Cynthia Erivo have released their Grammys cover of The Beach Boys’ classic love song. They make a harmonious duo that the audience seems to love.
Lana Del Rey – Love
Del Rey didn’t waste an opportunity to name a song after the emotion that drives her work. The overall feeling of the song is her reassurance that love can still be above everything else.
Goldfrapp – Anymore
After 4 years of silence, Goldfrapp have finally released some new music. This song is the lead single of the album, having a perfect beat to hit the dance floor.
Mr. Probz – Till You’re Loved
Embracing the popular electronic pop trends of artists like Major Lazer and Justin Bieber, Mr. Probz has released this song with an irresistibly groovy rhythm that makes it impossible for you not to bop along. The vocals are warm and soulful though.
Ryan Adams – Prisoner
Belonging to the album with the same name, Prisoner is a classic breakup song. The songwriter captures the heartbreak of his 6-year marriage that came to an end in 2015.
Sia – Helium
Believe it or not, this is the soundtrack of Fifty Shades Darker. It’s a piano ballad built around the visual metaphor that his love lifts her up like helium does and if he lets her go, she’ll keep going up toward the sun.
The Chainsmokers – Paris
Critics agree that Paris is quite average for a band like the Chainsmokers but it’s sure liked by the masses. The 270+ million views on YouTube certainly support this statement.
Ed Sheeran – Shape of You
Here’s one more song of Sheeran’s in the top. This dance hall pop song is loved by fan girls from all over the world. It has a catchy beat and lyrics that many people can relate to.
Real Estate – Darling
This is one of those songs that could go on for years. “Darling” is the first track from their 4 the record and it’s been compared to a continuous loop of guitars, bass and relaxed smoke rings.