It seems like nowadays it is hard to find an upbeat song that doesn’t have some kind of sad or depressing undertone. It can be difficult to get out of a funk when you are feeling down, but the right music can help. In this article, we are going to give you 10 songs guaranteed to boost your mood!
Today’s post will be about some of the most popular upbeat songs that can help boost people’s mood. Some examples include “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen, “Wake Me Up” by Avicii,”Shape Of You” Ed Sheeran among many others which have become very popular throughout time due to their positive lyrics that talk about chasing after your aspirations no matter what life throws at you or how bad things may get along the way while finding peace within yourself when everything else seems lost reminding us that there is always hope deep down inside if we are willing to fight hard enough for it making these some great up beat tracks perfect for any time of the day.
Adele – Rolling In The Deep
This Grammy Award winning track off British singer-songwriter Adele’s second studio album 21 (2011) topped music charts all over world including United States where it reached number one on Billboard Hot 100 and stayed there for seven consecutive weeks while also becoming best selling digital single of 2011 with total sales reaching almost six million copies worldwide. Lyrics like “we could have had it all” from a fast pace beat give out a strong message to listeners that it’s never too late to take a chance and go for what you really want in life.
Avicii – Wake Me Up
This Swedish DJ Avicii’s single was released back in 2013 and became an instant hit among EDM fans all around the world. Lyrics like “I’m gonna wake me up” are some of many popular lyrics from this upbeat song which has become very popular among Avicii fans because it talks about not giving up on chasing your dreams no matter what life throws at you or how bad things may get along the way. It encourages listeners to keep fighting for their passions even when everything else seems lost reminding them that there is always hope, especially if they’re willing to fight hard enough for what they want deep down inside.
Rihanna – We Found Love ft. Calvin Harris
Rihanna teams up with Scottish DJ/producer Calvin Harris in this dance track that’s about finding love while partying at a club or bar. The upbeat rhythm is very catchy and it also has an energetic beat which make it one of the most popular songs to date by both the artists involved. “I had my turn, now you’re going to have yours”, they sing repeatedly throughout lyrics which give off a sense of empowerment as well. It became Rihanna’s eleventh number one single on the US Billboard Hot 100 and it reached number three in United Kingdom.
DNCE – Cake By The Ocean
American band DNCE released this song back in 2015 and it quickly became a number one hit on Billboard Hot 100 list after spending three weeks at second place. It was also certified double platinum by RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) with total sales reaching almost four million copies worldwide. Lyrics like “Cake By The Ocean” are some of many popular lyrics from this upbeat track which has become very popular among DNCE fans because it talks about asking the girl out for a date, even though she may be dating someone else at the moment but that doesn’t stop him from going after what he wants deep down inside. With such an up beat melody, many listeners can relate to these feelings when trying to pursue their own passions no matter what obstacles are in their way.
Maroon 5 – Sugar
Maroon is a pop rock band formed in Los Angeles, California. Sugar was released as the second single from their third studio album Hands All Over (2010). The song has become very popular due to its catchy beat and rhythm. It reached number three on Billboard Hot 100 chart and it’s about having your heart broken by someone special and not being able to get over them because they are still in love with the person they left behind.
My Chemical Romance – Teenagers
This track is off of American punk rock band My Chemical Romance’s second studio album, Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge (2004). The song was released on their third single and it peaked number nine in United States. Teenagers is about how the world is unfair to teenagers because of society standards such as body image and sexuality. It also talks about suicide bombers or young people who are fighting wars overseas when they’re only children themselves.
Ed Sheeran – Shape of You
This British singer Ed Sheeran’s first track off his third studio album “Divide” released back in 2017 quickly became a number one hit around the world including all charts in United States, Canada and Australia. Lyrics like “I’m in love with your body” are some of many popular lyrics from this upbeat song which has become very popular among Ed Sheeran fans because it talks about the many sexy things that a person does to attract another no matter what society may think or say at times giving out an important message on how we should be proud of our bodies while embracing who we truly are deep down inside without any fear or judgement holding us back.
Sia – Chandelier
This hit track by Australian singer-songwriter Sia Furler has become an anthem that many women around the globe have gravitated towards due to its empowering lyrics that speak against substance abuse while at home performance pressures mount up with parents. “I’m gonna wear this crown made out of thorns, and I’m not gonna cry for you no more”. This song was released as the lead single from her sixth studio album 1000 forms of Fear (2014). It reached number eight on Billboard Hot 100.
Kelly Clarkson – Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)
This track is off American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson’s third studio album, All I Ever Wanted (2009). The song was written by Jörgen Elofsson who has penned hits like Britney Spears’ “My Life Would Suck Without You”, Celine Dion’s “A New Day Has Come” among many others for different artists throughout his career. Like most of her songs, this upbeat tune talks about empowerment through overcoming struggles in life which make you a stronger person at the end of day when compared to your opposition.
One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful
This British boy band consisting of members Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan has become very popular due to their catchy lyrics that many teens around the world have related with since 2011 when they were first formed on The X Factor UK television show where Simon Cowell was one of judges who gave them a chance after being rejected numerous times before by several record companies. One Direction’s debut album Up All Night (2011) topped music charts in over ten countries including United States where it reached number two on Billboard 200 albums chart behind Adele 21 which had just been released at time. “You’re insecure don’t know what for” is one of the lyrics repeated throughout this song which makes it very popular among teens.
Alan Walker – Faded
This Norwegian DJ and music producer has created a remix version of this song which is very popular among teenagers around the world because it’s one of those songs that can be heard playing at almost every party. The lyrics are also easy to remember so you’ll find yourself singing them all day long without even realizing it.
Justin Bieber – Love Yourself
Canadian singer-songwriter Justin Bieber teams up with American rapper Lil Wayne in his most recent track, where he sings about loving oneself enough not to let others bring them down. “My mama don’t like you and she likes everyone” is another popular lyric from this song which has become very popular among Bieber’s fans because it gives out a strong message about self-worth in life which he hasn’t divulged into detail through his lyrics to date.
Ariana Grande – One Last Time
This track off American singer Ariana Grande’s second studio album, My Everything (2014), was written by the Grammy Award winning team of Max Martin & Savan Kotecha along with Ilya Salmanzadeh who also wrote many other songs for several big name artists around the world including Maroon Five, David Guetta, Usher etc. It topped music charts in various countries including United States and Canada where it reached number one. One Last Time talks about chasing your dreams regardless of the consequences that might come along with them when reaching for success. It’s a very positive song which has an upbeat rhythm to go along with its catchy lyrics, making it popular among her fans all over the world as well as people who just love listening to such songs in general.
OneRepublic – Counting Stars
This American pop rock band was formed by Ryan Tedder after he went out on his own following years spent working behind-the-scenes for big name artists like Beyoncé and Taylor Swift during his career prior to finding this group of musicians together through mutual friends. “Lately I’ve been, I’ve been losing sleep/ Dreaming about the things that we could be” are some of the lyrics in this song which has become very popular among OneRepublic fans since it was released back in 2013.
Taylor Swift – Shake It Off
This song is from American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift’s fifth studio album 1989 (2014) which topped several music charts worldwide including Billboard Hot 100 where it stayed at number one for four consecutive weeks. Shake It Off talks about dealing with the haters and naysayers who try to bring people down whenever they’re trying to achieve something in life whether that be success, fame or recognition. Being able to shake off all of those negative comments and not letting them get into your head is a great message that this upbeat track delivers loud and clear giving out an important lesson on how to embrace positivity while staying confident no matter what others may say around you.
Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
This song from British rock band Queen’s sixteenth studio album A Night at the Opera (1975) is one of their most popular songs among fans and non-fans alike. Lyrics like “Nothing really matters, to me” are some of many popular lyrics from this fast pace track which has become very popular because it talks about a person who seems to be going through a tough time in life but still manages find peace within himself by realizing that nothing else truly matters except for his own well being. It gives out an important message on how even though things may not always go as planned or expected throughout our lives we should learn to accept those challenges with open arms while finding strength inside ourselves no matter what comes ahead bringing us back to our inner selves.
The best thing about music is that it can give us an instant mood boost, no matter what the situation. It’s very easy to get stuck in a certain mindset or put yourself in a bad place, but with some of these songs you’ll be able to break free and start over again! Just make sure not to listen too loud when you’re on public transportation! These are great for exercise playlists too – just turn up the volume while running on the treadmill at your local gym or studio class. And don’t forget that there are other ways to feel good too – eating right, exercising regularly, drinking enough water every day will also go a long way to improve your mood and mindset. So if all else fails try listening to one (or all) of these songs and I just know you’ll feel great again.