The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Spotify Playlist Revealed
Love is in the air and it’s time to get your romantic playlist ready for Valentine’s Day. With so many love songs to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to start. Fear not, because we’ve done the hard work for you. A comprehensive study by CasinoGuardian was conducted to bring you the ultimate Valentine’s Day playlist, using data from over 6500 playlists and 850,000+ tracks on Spotify. As well as discovering the Top 10 most romantic artists, we’ve put together the Top 100 Songs to create the Ultimate Valentine’s Day Playlist. The playlist features a diverse mix of both modern hits and timeless classics, handpicked to create the perfect romantic ambiance. Get ready for a night filled with love, laughter, and unforgettable memories with this playlist featuring the Top 100 songs from Spotify.
We’ve discovered the top 10 artists who are known for creating some of the most swoon-worthy and playful love songs. These artists appear most prominently in romance-related playlists on Spotify, dominating the love song scene. Whether you’re planning a romantic date night or just want to add some extra love to your day, these artists will have you singing, dancing, and feeling all the warm and fuzzy feelings.
The Weeknd and Taylor Swift have truly made their mark in the world of music, especially when it comes to love songs. With The Weeknd appearing in just over 20% of the six and a half thousand romance-related playlists, and Taylor Swift appearing in 16%, it’s clear that their music has been well-received by audiences everywhere. These artists have demonstrated their exceptional talent for crafting timeless love songs that resonate with people of all ages and backgrounds.
The Weeknd and Taylor Swift are ruling the playlist like true superstars, but the beloved boy band One Direction (11.5%) are hot on their heels with their sweet and oh-so-catchy love jams. Arctic Monkeys (11%) are bringing the indie rock vibe, snagging the fourth spot with their cool tunes. The Neighbourhood (10%), known for their moody and atmospheric bops, is making waves at number five. Ed Sheeran (9.5%), with his acoustic guitar and heart-melting lyrics, is the king of heartfelt jams at six. Bruno Mars (7.5%), the prince of pop and R&B, is bringing the heat at seven. Daniel Caesar (6%), with his soulful voice, is giving us all the feels at eight. Coldplay (5.6%), with their anthemic love songs, are lighting up the sky at nine. And last but not least, Stephen Sanchez (5.4%), the rising star of pop and R&B, is rounding out this musical extravaganza at ten.
From this extensive list, as the data suggests, these top five songs that stood out as the most fitting for a romantic celebration. These songs are known for their infectious rhythm, emotional lyrics, and enduring popularity, making them the perfect addition to your Valentine’s Day celebration. The following songs scored most highly, appearing in a posthumous amount of playlists. So, turn up the volume, dim the lights, and let the music set the mood for a night of love and memories. Here are the Top five songs from the Valentine’s Day Playlist.
At the top of our playlist is “I Wanna Be Yours” by the Arctic Monkeys. This iconic track is a declaration of love with its catchy beats and bold lyrics. The Arctic Monkeys have established themselves as one of the most influential bands in modern rock music, and “I Wanna Be Yours” perfectly showcases their unique sound. With its infectious energy, it is the perfect song to let your significant other know just how much you want to be theirs. The Arctic Monkeys appear multiple times on our playlist, cementing their place as masters of romantic rock hits.
At number 2 is “Lover” by Taylor Swift. This is a charming love song that captures the essence of young love. With its playful melody and nostalgic lyrics, this song is perfect for a summer romance or a road trip with your loved one. “Lover” is a true celebration of love, showcasing Taylor Swift’s remarkable songwriting skills and her ability to tap into the emotions of her listeners. The song has quickly become a fan favourite, earning its place among Taylor Swift’s most beloved tracks and solidifying her reputation as a romantic songwriter. Whether you’re a long-time fan or a newcomer, “Lover” is a must-listen for anyone who loves the sound of a classic love song.
Number 3 on this definitive playlist is “Perfect”, the hit song by British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. Known for his soulful voice and heartfelt lyrics, Ed Sheeran has become one of the biggest names in the music industry. With “Perfect,” Ed showcases his signature style, delivering a romantic ballad with a catchy melody and relatable lyrics. The song has been widely praised for its heartfelt message of love and devotion, making it a staple on many love and wedding playlists. Its enduring popularity solidifies Ed Sheeran’s place as one of the most talented and beloved artists of his generation.
“All of Me” by John Legend comes in at number 4. This romantic ballad showcases the singer’s powerful vocals and emotional delivery. With its touching lyrics about loving someone completely, this song has become a popular choice for weddings and other special occasions. The song’s piano-based melody is simple yet powerful, and John Legend’s soulful voice brings the message of love to life. Over the years, “All of Me” has become a timeless classic, and its popularity only continues to grow, cementing its place as one of the most beloved love songs of all time.
In fifth place is “Sweater Weather” by The Neighborhood. This is a nostalgic and melancholic tune that perfectly captures the mood of a chilly autumn day. With its dreamy melody and introspective lyrics, this song takes listeners on a reflective journey, evoking feelings of longing and introspection. “Sweater Weather” is a standout track in The Neighborhood’s discography, showcasing the band’s unique blend of alternative rock and R&B influences. Whether you’re a longtime fan or discovering the band for the first time, “Sweater Weather” is a must-listen for anyone who loves music that explores the complexities of emotions and relationships.
So, there you have it! The ultimate Valentine’s Day playlist is sure to set the mood for a romantic night filled with love, laughter, and memories to last a lifetime. Whether you’re spending the evening with your significant other, friends, or family, these timeless love songs are guaranteed to bring a touch of magic to your evening. Check out the Top 100 Valentine’s Day Songs below.
|1||I Wanna Be Yours||Arctic Monkeys|
|4||All of Me||John Legend|
|5||Sweater Weather||The Neighbourhood|
|6||Can’t Help Falling in Love||Elvis Presley|
|7||Die For You||The Weeknd|
|8||Just the Way You Are||Bruno Mars|
|9||Call Out My Name||The Weeknd|
|10||Say You Won’t Let Go||James Arthur|
|11||Here With Me||d4vd|
|12||The Hills||The Weeknd|
|13||Until I Found You||Stephen Sanchez|
|14||Thinking out Loud||Ed Sheeran|
|15||Best Part (feat. H.E.R.)||Daniel Caesar|
|16||Paper Rings||Taylor Swift|
|18||Love On The Brain||Rihanna|
|20||I Love You So||The Walters|
|21||Apocalypse||Cigarettes After Sex|
|23||A Thousand Years||Christina Perri|
|25||Can’t Take My Eyes off You||Frankie Valli|
|26||Daddy Issues||The Neighbourhood|
|27||My Girl||The Temptations|
|29||Lovers Rock||TV Girl|
|30||L-O-V-E||Nat King Cole|
|31||Under The Influence||Chris Brown|
|33||Get You (feat. Kali Uchis)||Daniel Caesar|
|34||Night Changes||One Direction|
|35||At Last||Etta James|
|36||Until I Found You (with Em Beihold) – Em Beihold Version||Stephen Sanchez|
|38||SLOW DANCING IN THE DARK||Joji|
|39||If I Ain’t Got You||Alicia Keys|
|40||I’m Yours||Jason Mraz|
|41||I Will Always Love You||Whitney Houston|
|42||Dark Red||Steve Lacy|
|46||When I Was Your Man||Bruno Mars|
|48||Kiss Me||Sixpence None The Richer|
|49||Do I Wanna Know?||Arctic Monkeys|
|51||Love Story (Taylor’s Version)||Taylor Swift|
|52||I Feel Like I’m Drowning||Two Feet|
|53||we fell in love in october||girl in red|
|56||Love Is a Bitch||Two Feet|
|57||Still into You||Paramore|
|58||The Night We Met||Lord Huron|
|59||Glimpse of Us||Joji|
|60||Your Song||Elton John|
|62||Mr Loverman||Ricky Montgomery|
|63||Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) – From The “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Soundtrack||The Weeknd|
|64||You & I||One Direction|
|65||Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?||Arctic Monkeys|
|67||Just the Two of Us (feat. Bill Withers)||Grover Washington, Jr.|
|68||For the First Time||Mac DeMarco|
|71||Or Nah (feat. The Weeknd, Wiz Khalifa & DJ Mustard) – Remix||Ty Dolla $ign|
|72||You Belong With Me (Taylor’s Version)||Taylor Swift|
|74||Adore You||Harry Styles|
|75||Into It||Chase Atlantic|
|76||Stand by Me||Ben E. King|
|78||Pretty Boy||The Neighbourhood|
|79||What Makes You Beautiful||One Direction|
|80||Je te laisserai des mots||Patrick Watson|
|81||I Was Never There||The Weeknd|
|82||Be My Baby||The Ronettes|
|83||Like I’m Gonna Lose You (feat. John Legend)||Meghan Trainor|
|85||Another Love||Tom Odell|
|87||Pink + White||Frank Ocean|
|88||Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)||Edison Lighthouse|
|89||Strawberries & Cigarettes||Troye Sivan|
|90||You Are The Reason||Calum Scott|
|91||Go Fuck Yourself||Two Feet|
|93||Careless Whisper||George Michael|
|94||Brooklyn Baby||Lana Del Rey|
|95||Sex, Drugs, Etc.||Beach Weather|
|96||Japanese Denim||Daniel Caesar|
|97||Heart To Heart||Mac DeMarco|
|98||All The Time||Jeremih|
|99||Girls Need Love (with Drake) – Remix||Summer Walker|
|100||LOVE. FEAT. ZACARI.||Kendrick Lamar|
Using data from Spotify, we analysed playlists that contained the phrases “valentine’s day”, “date night”, “romance”, “love”, Heartthrob”, “couple” & “Netflix and chill”. This created a list of 6,583 playlists and with a total of 851,998 tracks. Each group was then given a top 100 score based on the number of times a song appeared in a playlist.
Combining all the top 100 lists together, we created the ultimate playlist, by combining the scores from all songs across the seven lists. Top Artists were then ranked on their total score and number of different songs they had featured in the playlist.