Heart Beats for Singles

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Ashley Padula, Staff Writer

1.“All the Single Ladies” by Beyoncé- For the single person on Valentine’s Day, this song by Beyoncé can help single ladies feel upbeat and empowered.

2.“Survivor” by Destiny’s Child – For a single man or woman on Valentine’s Day, this song can help a person realize that he or she has moved on and is stronger because of that.

3.“You and Your Heart” by Jack Johnson-The solo student on Valentine’s Day can enjoy this specific song by Jack Johnson because it places special emphasis on a single person understanding their own heart.

4.“Ridin’ Solo” by Jason Derulo- Almost any single man or woman on Valentine’s Day can enjoy this catchy hip hop tune. Derulo’s inspiring tune allows the singleton to know that , “Better days are going to get better” and “Now I’m feeling how I should, never knew single could feel this good.”

5.“Good Love is On the Way” by John Mayer- A single man or woman can relate to what John Mayer is talking about throughout this song. By thinking positively, a single person can know not only is love on the way, but until then that they’ll be okay.

6.“Good Life” by One Repub
lic- This particular song is a great song to listen to while being alone on Valentine’s Day because sometimes there is more to life than just a relationship. This song clearly states, “This has gotta be the good life.” The song is mainly a general, upbeat song about life in general.

7.“A Little Bit Stronger” by Sara Evans- Any newly independent person can relate to this song by Sara Evans. A person will be able to move on and continue to strengthen their feelings, thoughts, and may even feel “better off without you baby,” as Sara Evans would say.

8.“Settlin’” by Sugarland- This upbeat song inspires those who are unsure about their relationships that they should not have to settle, other things can make you happy instead of a significant other.

9.“Fifteen” by Taylor Swift- Many young, single girls can relate to Taylor Swift’s song, “Fifteen.” Swift mentions a strong line in her song, “In your life you’ll do things greater than dating the boy on the football team.”

10.“What’s Love Got to Do With It” by Tina Turner- This song brings on a strong opinion about love, “Who needs a heart when a heart can be broken” . For a person fresh out of a relationship who suffered from a broken heart, this song can make him or her feel better because they are taking a break and don’t want to risk their heart being broken again.