It’s right what some people say, music can change the way you feel. If you’re sad, you can listen to some cheerful happy-go-lucky songs and it may help you to cheer up a bit. If your partner has just come home from work and you want to make him feel relaxed, then play along any of these romantic numbers to set the mood for love.
1. Come Away With Me by Nora James
If you are a sucker for slow and sultry music then Come Away With Me is perfect for you and your partner. You can easily drown away in the soft music and beautiful lyrics. This song was the title track of her debut album of the same name in 2002.
‘Come away with me and we’ll kiss
On a mountaintop
Come away with me
And I’ll never stop loving you’
2. You’re Beautiful by James Blunt
If this song were to be played on the stereo with your boyfriend/husband waltzing with you, wouldn’t it be a complete bliss? To add to the mood, he would also sing along this song for you. ‘Oh it’s so beautiful,’ you say and he replies, ‘No, you’re beautiful.’ There could be no perfect conversation than this one. Just play along this marvelous song and let your eyes speak.
You’re beautiful, It’s true
I saw your face
In a crowded place
And I don’t know what to do
Cause I’ll never be with you..’
3. Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You by George Benson
This is a song for eternal love. There are also various versions of this song sung by Stevie Wonder, Gerry Goffin and Michael Masser. The lyrics are so beautiful accompanied with soft, soulful music that it will transport you to another world of romance.
‘If I had to live my life without you near me
The days would all be empty
The nights would seem so long
With you I see forever oh so clearly
I might have been in love before
But it never felt this strong..’
4. Because you loved me by Celine Dion
If you love your man and want to appreciate him for that, then there’s no better song than Because You Loved Me. Dion’s strong and deep vocals are mesmerizing and your partner will definitely come into your arms. If you choose to, you can even dance the night away listening to this slow number. It’s from her album Falling Into You and was originally written by Diane Warren and was used in the movie Up, Close & Personal.
‘You gave me wings and made me fly
You touched my hand I could touch the sky
I lost my faith, you gave it back to me
You said no star was out of reach
You stood by me and I stood tall
I had your love I had it all..’
5. Let’s Make A Night To Remember by Bryan Adams
Soft rock music is always so perfect to set you in the mood for love. Let’s Make A Night To Remember is one such song written by Bryan Adams and Robert John Lange. Let’s take a glimpse at the lyrics of this song –
‘Your breath on my body makes me warm inside.
Let’s make out, let’s do something amazing,
Let’s do something that’s all the way
‘Cause I never touched somebody like the way I touch your body,
Now I never want to let your body go..’
6. When You Kiss Me by Shania Twain
To set your mood for love, play this song for him and make him feel special and share all those special memories that you had with him. It’s a perfect setting for love and Shania Twain’s deep voice will make you both fall in love once again. When You Kiss Me is Shania’s 5th international single from her album Up! and is one of her favorites too.
‘ I can see you with me when I’m older
All my lonely nights are finally over
You took the weight of the world off my shoulders (the world just goes away)
Oh, when you kiss me
I know you miss me
And when you’re with me
The world just goes away..’
7. Missing You Now by Michael Bolton
Missing You Now is a soulful rendition to hear and to dance away to. Its soft melody along with the saxophone tunes makes it a beautiful composition. This song is also sung by Kenny G and both (Kenny G and Michael Bolton) have written this song. Can there be any ballad better than this?
‘Baby I just can’t wait, till I see your face
Chase away this loneliness inside
When you’re close to my heart, right here in my arms
Then and only then, will I be satisfied
I’m missing you now..’
8. I’ll Make Love To You by Boyz to Men
Boyz to Men spin magic with this lovely song. Keep the stereo on a medium bass and with a bottle of champagne. You and your partner are going to enjoy yourselves with the beauty of this song.
‘ I wanna make love to you
Holding you all night long
I wanna make love to you
And I will not let go
till you tell me to
I wanna make love to you..’
9. Lady In My Life by Michael Jackson
If you have an album which is included in the Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of all Time, then a love song from that album is sure to be a mind blower. And it proves to be truly captivating. It’s another such song that can make you reminiscence the good times you shared with your partner.
‘I can make you feel so right
And baby through the years
Even when we’re old and gray
I will love you more each day
’cause you will always be the lady in my life..’
10. You’re Still The One by Shania Twain
If you both are together for a really long time and have made it despite of all the troubles that came your way, then this is the perfect song that can share your loving memories. You can also dedicate it to your partner while at home and give him the best time of his life.
‘(You’re still the one)
You’re still the one I run to
The one that I belong to
You’re the one I want for life
(You’re still the one)
You’re still the one that I love
The only one I dream of
You’re still the one I kiss good night..’
These are some songs that will help you to sparkle the romance between you and your partner. Here’s a list of 10 love songs that would set the mood for love, from which you can choose the one you like the most. But why one? You could even make a playlist of all these songs and let them roll for the evening; one after the other.