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"Dancing IN The 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 30 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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"Dancing In The Dark" by Bruce Springsteen
If you were a teen in the '80s, there was no doubt that you listened to this song almost all the time.
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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.
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"Cheerleader" by OMI
It's just about time to start thinking about songs of the summer. This laid-back jam set the stage for 2015.
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"I Wanna Be Your Lover" by Prince
"Kiss" may be one of the most-played Prince songs on the radio, but this gem of a recording from Capitol Theatre in 1982 is equally infectious.
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"Isn't She Lovely" by Stevie Wonder
Thirty years after this infectious jingle came out, and we're still humming along to it as we
dance walk down the street.