Rather than give you some cheesy advice to get you through it, we put together a collection of some of the best breakup songs ever written. Part of what gives the song this power, paradoxically, is its rejection of sadness. You are the love of my life. No portion of this website can be used without the permission of SparkPeople or its authorized affiliates. The song debuted at No. So, turn up those jams and get in touch with your warrior side.
Don't you cry tonight, I still love you baby. The research found that while many people enjoyed happy music more, it was the sadder, emotional tracks that they opted for to help process emotions, have a good cry and deal with grief. Curiously enough, they performed the song on stage together amidst reconciliation rumors. You're So Vain - Carly Simon 6. This song is real and relatable, but remains optimistic and its relaxing, yet empowering lyrics will send shivers up your spine. Shake out all of those resentments, awful feelings, and bad vibes. I'm pretty good at taking accountability now, and I never did anything to deserve that.
Here is a list of songs that will empower you to feel better about yourself and your emotional situation and will even help in the healing process. You may be looking for some advice during this tough time and music often speaks louder than words. She always seems to understand us. I didn't plan on writing it. What I discovered was that few things will help you more than music right now.
No half-stepping Either you want it or you just playin' I'm listening to you knowin' I can't believe what you're sayin' There's a million you's baby boo So don't be dumb I got 99 problems But you won't be one 15. You Oughta Know - Alanis Morrissette 4. The song was an instant success, going straight to No. Five more years of on-and-off dating confirms that! We've all known that feeling of just needing to blast a song and sing along to the lyrics before feeling like you're about to burst from your emotions. Though I try to hide it's clear, my work crumbles when you are not near. Which workout-worthy songs empower you to be fabulously single? We've compiled a list of some of the best breakup songs ever, and included who they're allegedly about. Believe by Cher 1998 This catchy pop-dance hit by Cher reached No.
He or she never saw it coming. A year with me is like dog years. Smile — Lily allen Source: Music. Bye Bye Don't wanna be a fool for you Just another player in your game for two You may hate me but it ain't no lie, Baby Bye, bye, bye. As one of the first generational rock tunes, it really defines what love is all about. Time to move on and stop repeating past mistakes.
So here are 15 empowering break up songs to belt out until you just don't care anymore: 1. The Ting Tings - 50. What better way to tap into that emotion than by listening to the finest band on earth, Queen. As one of the best breakup songs ever, no relationship is safe with tainted love. Blige and Faith Evans tunes as she went through her first.
The Pretender - Foo Fighter 9. They are instead the songs that will make you feel better after listening to them, not worse. Can you think of any other good breakup songs for getting over someone? All the songs in this list are written from a female perspective and sung by women, for women. The lyrics are ostensibly about Curtis and his wife, Deborah, but they also refer to the inner rifts that contributed to his fragile psychological state and his eventual suicide in May 1980—a mere five months after this track was recorded. Use it as a focus or a distraction, a natural way to build your endorphins back up.
I can breathe for the first time. Believe by Cher This one is an oldie but goodie and also a recommendation from one of my best friends. Stronger - Britney Spears 7. It is arguably one of the best breakup songs for women ever! I said to myself, 'I need to see what is going on with me and make sure I'm all good. A Saturday Night Live sketch has been written about its irresistible emotional pull; even dogs, it seems, are not immune.