"I don't really need to stand out, there's room for everyone. Although I haven't built a niche yet, I'm just writing love songs."
Music is the most expressive art form. There is no better way of expressing your love than through music. With love that makes you fall head over heels for that special someone, all you need is the right song that describes your feelings.
If you are looking for a playlist or a sweet number for a special romantic moment, some of these love songs can play cupid!
Best of Love Songs
To define one particular song as the best love song ever is tough. There are so many melodies that remind of the first kiss in the rain, and lyrics that make you skip a heartbeat in nostalgia. We have compiled the best of these in the list below. Know what makes them special with the lyrics and artist of each.
At LastEtta JamesAt last
My love has come along
My lonely days are over
And life is like a song
Oh yeah yeah, at last
The skies above are blue
My heart was wrapped up in clover
The night I looked at you.
This evergreen song, by late American singer icon Etta James, in 1941, can never miss the list of the most soulful love songs. The song is a signature and makes one fall in love all over again.
Unchained MelodyThe Righteous BrothersOh, my love, my darling
I've hungered, hungered for your touch
A long, lonely time
And time goes by so slowly,
And time can do so much
Are you still mine?
A timeless piece, sung by the Righteous Brothers, still inspires other vocalists. It only gets better with time, but never too old. A perfect love song that describes the pain of separation in love.
Wonderful TonightEric ClaptonIt's late in the evening;
she's wondering what clothes to wear.
She'll put on her make-up and brushes her long blonde hair.
And then she asks me, "Do I look all right?"
And I say, "Yes, you look wonderful tonight."
With sweet lyrics and beautiful melody, Eric Clapton created a mesmerizing song of a couple in love. The best love song, perhaps for an intimate candle-lit dinner... blend this with a dance together, and there you have... all-sweet-things called love!
I Will Always Love YouWhitney HoustonIf I should stay,
I would only be in your way.
So I'll go, but I know
I'll think of you ev'ry step of the way.
And I will always love you.
I will always love you.
You, my darling you.
This is one of the most beautiful love songs, and has been sung beautifully too. It is one of the best songs by Whitney Houston. This song portrays eternal love, and the lyrics... simply touch a chord.
Your SongElton JohnIt's a little bit funny this feeling inside
I'm not one of those who can easily hide
I don't have much money but boy if I did
I'd buy a big house where we both could live
If I was a sculptor, but then again, no
Or a man who makes potions in a traveling show
I know it's not much but it's the best I can do
My gift is my song and this one's for you.
This song was a hit and is still considered one of the best love songs ever. The beauty of this song lies in its simplicity. The perfect love song which suits anyone that has ever been in love!
Can't Help Falling in LoveElvis PresleyWise men say only fools rush in
But I can't help falling in love with you
Shall I stay
Would it be a sin
If I can't help falling in love with you
The romantic voice of Elvis Presley makes this song mesmerizing. Heart-touching melody and lyrics further make this the most popular love song. For those madly in love, perhaps the stars may not be enough to compare the magic of this song.
When a Man Loves a WomanPercy Sledge When a man loves a woman
Can't keep his mind on nothing else
He'll trade the world
For the good thing he's found
If she's bad he can't see it
She can do no wrong
Turn his back on his best friend
If he put her down
A legendary song on love by Percy Sledge, which was a huge hit. Soulful melody and a voice filled with undying love and affection, makes this song touch the heart of every man in selfless love.
You're The First, The Last, My EverythingBarry WhiteI know there's only, only one like you.
There's no way, they could have made two
You're all I'm living for,
Your love I'll keep for evermore,
You're the first, you're the last, my everything.
An iconic love song by Barry White. It touches your soul with the intense lyrics and sweet melody. It sure makes the heart beat faster every time the lyrics say, "You're the first, you're the last, my everything."
Love Me TenderElvis PresleyLove me tender,
Love me sweet,
Never let me go.
You have made
my life complete,
And I love you so.
Another huge hit by Elvis Presley, this is one of the best evergreen love songs. Undoubtedly, the voice of Elvis makes this love number even more romantic. The beautiful lyrics will leave you scribbling them all over your love notes. A simple and sweet composition... perfect for a date.
Everything I Do, I Do It for YouBryan Adams Look into my eyes, you will see
What you mean to me
Search your heart, search your soul
And when you find me there you'll search no more
Don't tell me it's not worth tryin' for
You can't tell me it's not worth dyin' for
You know it's true
Everything I do, I do it for you.
This is one of the most popular love songs by Bryan Adams. Looking for a song to express love? This one is a best bet. The sweet yet intense lyrics and soothing melody will make you forget everything else.
The list does not end here, there are many other songs that will make you fall in love and cherish it forever. Here are a few more that you cannot miss.
♥ My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion
♥ Something - The Beatles
♥ Endless Love - Lionel Richie & Diana Ross
♥ God Only Knows - The Beach Boys
♥ Let's Stay Together - Al Green
♥ Crazy in Love - Beyonce
♥ The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Roberta Flack
♥ (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman - Aretha Franklin
♥ Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
♥ Fallin' - Alicia Keys
♥ Love to Love You Baby - Donna Summer
♥ Truly Madly Deeply - Savage Garden
♥ Love Song - The Cure
♥ With or Without You - U2
♥ Everything I Do, I Do It for You - Bryan Adams
♥ Forever and Always - Shania Twain
♥ Every Breath You Take - The Police
♥ Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars
♥ You are So Beautiful - Joe Cocker
♥ Lady - Styx
♥ Endless - Lionel Richie and Diana Ross
♥ The Power of Love - Celine Dion
♥ You're Beautiful - James Blunt
♥ I Just Called to Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder
♥ Here, There and Everywhere - The Beatles
♥ Eternal Flame - The Bangles
♥ Crazy for You - Madonna
♥ I'll Be There - The Jackson Five
♥ Best of My Love - The Emotions
♥ I Can't Stop Loving You - Ray Charles
These are a few of the best love songs ever. You may add other love favorites on this list! Love is an emotion that can seldom be described in words. What can be better than music that touches your heart, reminding you of that someone special. Create the magic of affection, express undying love, re-kindle flickering romance with these most beautiful love songs!