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Don’t lie. You’ve definitely spent a night in dancing to “Call Me Maybe” while cleaning your room. Or, at least, to Taylor Swift. Nothing has as much power as a feel-good song, which can transform any mundane task into an epic feat worthy of a montage.
Luckily, even if you tire of one song, there is always another that will inevitably lift your spirits. Here are the happiest songs we know that will always put you in a good mood. Blast these while driving down a highway in a convertible. Lip sync to them in your room (with a hair brush). Dance to these while doing the dishes or plug them in when you really need to get shit done. From classic oldies to modern pop songs, these happy tunes are ones you actually want to get stuck in your head. Click through to see the happiest songs, ever — and let us know your favorite feel-good tunes in the comments below.
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"Valerie feat. Amy Winehouse" by Mark Ronson
Songstress Amy Winehouse is still in our hearts, which soar at the sound of this upbeat tune.
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"The Bare Necessities" from The Jungle Book
This Disney song is up there when it comes to feel-good songs, right next to "Hakuna Matata."
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"Roll Up" by Fitz and the Tantrums
Just in time for backyard barbecues, Fitz and the Tantrums comes out with yet another album full of summer jams. We plan on playing this song at every late-night dance session.
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"Put Your Records On" by Corinne Bailey Rae
The British singer-songwriter is back with a third album, so here's a little throwback to one of her first hits. Sing along to this sunny medley and imagine yourself biking through a meadow.
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"Can't Stop The Feeling" by Justin Timberlake
JT's first track since 2013 is the perfect mix of pop, dance, and funky beats. Even better, the video features puppies, Anna Kendrick dancing, and plenty of clapping.