Even the best of us feel defeated at times, and if we hear the right words at that time you bounce right back. What better way to find some inspiration in life than through songs. Good music combined with soulful lyrics is a boon for mankind. Here is a list of ten songs that you should add to your playlist today.
Naav – ‘Bhawar se darr jo baar maan le kahe ka phir zor ha tera’ This line says it all. This song from the movie Udan by Mohan Kanan, will get you up and about, ready to take the world by storm.
Aashaien – This song needs no introduction. The age old motivational song, that brings with itself tears of determination and courage.
Run Jana Nahi – ‘Ruk jana nahi tu kahi haar ke, kaaton pe chal ke milege says bahar ke.’ This song by Kishore Kumar is an evergreen hit.
Roobaroo – ‘Abhi abhi hua yakeen, ki aag hai mujhme kahi.’ Who can forget this song from the movie Rang De Basanti. A movie that itself is an inspiration for us.
Fight song – ‘I might only have one match but I can make an explosion.’ This song by Rachel Platten will touch the deepest corner of your song. It will give you all the strength to face whatever it is that’s troubling you.
Let your heart hold fast – ‘Let your heart hold fast for this soon shall pass like the high tide takes the sand.’ These soul touching lyrics of a song by Fort Atlantic will give you all the comfort you need today, from this stressful life.
Shake it off – And to shake things up a little bit, here’s a song by Taylor Swift, because why not. Teenage girls too need their daily dose of motivation, and who better to get it from than Taylor herself.
Better things – ‘Here’s wishing you the bluest sky, and hoping something better comes tomorrow.’ This upbeat song by The Kinks will fill you up with joy and hope and make you look forward to tomorrow.
Hold my hand – This song sung by Michael Jackson and Akon will give you the comfort you need in this fast-moving world. Sometimes all you need is to rest for a while to get your bearings. ‘I can tell that you’re tired of being lonely, take my hand, don’t let go, baby, hold me’ Isn’t that just what we all need? Someone who understands us and stays with us through it all.
I will survive – ‘Oh, as long as I know how to love, I know I’ll stay alive.’ This song by Gloria Gaynor will make you believe in love, hope and happiness all over again.