It’s safe to say that a lot of people in the world are looking to boost their moods right about now. With all of the uncertainty involving the future on a global level, it seems like a good time to put on some loud songs to scream along to and forget everything happening for a little while.
We’ve rounded up 10 sure-fire mood-boosting songs for you to keep on hand when you need them, because we all probably will sooner or later. You can check them out below.
1. Panic! At The Disco – “High Hopes”
Panic! At The Disco’s “High Hopes” is basically the most upbeat song of all time. It makes you want to kick life in the ass and be the best version of yourself you can be, which is always a good mindset to have.
2. We The Kings – “Check Yes, Juliet”
This We The Kings song is just a classic that reminds us of spending summers at Warped Tour, which always makes us happy. It’s scientifically impossible to be sad while listening to this song, but you’ll have to take our word for it.
3. Pierce The Veil (feat. Kellin Quinn) – “King For A Day”
We will never not get hyped up when this Pierce The Veil song comes on. Seriously, put the volume on high, find a hairbrush or remote to use as a microphone and have your own performance in the bathroom mirror, because that’s the best medicine when you’re feeling down.
4. blink-182 – “Anthem Part Two”
This is one of those songs that instantly makes you think of summer, which is always a happy thought. If you find yourself drowning in bad thoughts, put this blink-182 song on and picture yourself driving to the beach with the windows open while screaming this with your best friends.
5. Fall Out Boy – “This Ain’t A Scene, It’s An Arms Race”
This Fall Out Boy song sounds like it was made for us to sing while parading around our homes as if we’re in an overdramatic music video. Seriously, if you find yourself bored and need something to do, make that a reality in your house, and you’ll surely forget all of your problems for a while.
6. Broadside – “Coffee Talk”
If you haven’t screamed the words to this Broadside song until you lost your voice with your friends before, you’re not living. This upbeat track makes us want to jump around and have the time of our lives, so make sure to add it to your rotation for a daily dose of happy pop punk.
7. New Found Glory – “My Friends Over You”
This is another Warped Tour staple track that always makes us happy. It also reminds us that even when things are scary or lonely, we will always have our friends to fall back on. Thanks, New Found Glory.
8. Joyce Manor – “Heart Tattoo”
Joyce Manor are the perfect band to listen to when you need to relieve some stress with a quick air-guitar session, and “Heart Tattoo” is a good song to start with to get you in the mood. Many of their songs also remind us of the epitome of teen angst and the feeling of running around your hometown on a Friday night with your friends.
9. Seaway – “Pleasures”
This Seaway track is a perfect song to get you motivated to do something you don’t want to do, whether it’s catching up on work or cleaning the house. Also, the lyrics are pretty idealistic and focus on escape, so that’s a good way to cope with uncertain feelings.
10. A Day To Remember – “All Signs Point To Lauderdale”
This is another track dealing with running away from an unfavorable present, which is probably something many people are thinking. When you’re just over the world, listen to this A Day To Remember song and let out your feelings.
What’s your favorite mood-boosting song? Sound off in the comments below!