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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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"Feeling Alive" by Earl St. Clair
Just wait until the brass section hits...
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"Make Some Room" by The Suffers
Something to play Sunday mornings (or, any morning, really).
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"Another Day Of Sun" from the La La Land soundtrack
From the arguably best scene in the much-lauded film, this dance number has the ability to make a Los Angeles gridlock enjoyable.
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“September” by Earth, Wind & Fire
Songwriter Allee Willis heard the intro to this song and immediately thought, "It was obviously the happiest-sounding song in the world." The lyrics are nonsensical, but the groove never ends.
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"Solo Dance" by Martin Jensen
If the title of this track isn't enough to get you on your feet, just hit play and let your dance party commence.