Romantic Love Songs Playlist

200 Romantic Love Songs Playlist for Couples

Romantic love songs often have significance in couples. Many love couples have their favorite romantic playlist that they listen to on their date nights and special evenings.

Romantic melody’s capture our attention. Every band at one point puts out a ballad during their career, and sometimes it brings new fans in, who see the softer side of the group. Melody, love songs and lyrics are what makes us relate to the music, and when it connects to our hearts, we remember it, and have fond feelings toward it, all the days of our lives. 

Some love songs are so pivotal to couples that they can even help in patching up after an argument or fight.

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So, if you have your favorite love songs or even if you don’t, this post is going to be a treat for romantic music lovers. In this post, I’m going to share almost 200 romantic love songs from the last 7 decades (1950’s to 2010’s).

I’ve listed the love songs collection from 1955 to 2018 in yearly dated order. The list is according to date, and popularity that year, so if you think the song was recorded before or after that, please correct me in the comments below and I’ll update.  

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner as well, so this is my Valentine’s Day present to all the lovers out there.

Hopefully, there is something on here that will touch your heart, and make you say, yes, that’s the one for us.

The gift of music is a romantic gesture, for Valentine’s Day, your Anniversary, or Wedding, the music that’s played is going along with the new memories you are creating, and when that special song is played, from that day forth, you will relive those special moments over and over again. 

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Picking that special song for you sweetheart, your Wedding, or Valentine’s Day, is a very personal choice. The lyrics, the melody, the tone, the ambiance says something about you personally, and your love affair.

What is about you and your love that makes you special, expressions of how you feel about one another, devotion, attraction, loyalty, it all goes along with your favorite song.

One really nice gesture for a Valentine’s Day gift for your boyfriend or girlfriend,  wife, lover or special person in your life, are the lyrics to their favorite song.

How sweet is that? You could print it off on some really nice paper, put some pretty smells on it, add some glitter, or feathers. Or even send it via Messenger, WhatsApp or e-mail. 

There are so many different types of love songs, Classic Love Songs, Musicals, Romantic Music, Modern Love Songs, and era love songs. Songs that usually appeal to you when you at a time in your life, when you yourself was young, vibrant, budding with love and affection for that one true love. 

If you are in a lookout for that ultimate romantic music list or searching for the name of that perfect love song that describes your love relationship, well, the romantic songs list below will have you covered.

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So, without further ado here is the ultimate list of romantic Love Songs. A lot of these song titles would go great with Candlelit Dinners, Anniversaries, Special Birthdays, and Valentine’s Day or even for that romantic playlist at Weddings.

2018 Wild Love – James Bay

2017 Shape of You – Ed Sheeran

2016 Let Me Love You – DJ Snake

2015 Love Me Like You Do – Ellie Goulding

2014 Love Me Harder – Ariana Grande, The Weeknd

2014 Somebody Loves You – Betty Who

2013 All of Me – John Legend

2012 Without You – David Guetta ft. Usher

2011 Love You Like a Love Song – Selena Gomez & The Scene

2011 We Found Love – Rihanna

2010 Baby – Justin Bieber

2010 Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars

2009 When Love Takes Over – David Guetta

2008 Make You Feel My Love – Adele

2008 You Belong With Me – Taylor Swift

2007 Falling Slowly – The Swell Season

2007 Love Song – Sara Bareilles

2006 Summer Love – Justin Timberlake

2005 First Day of My Life – Bright Eyes (One of My Favorite)

2004 This Love – Maroon 5

2003 Step In The Name Of Love – R. Kelly

2002 I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith 

2002 How Slow We Go by Engelbert Humperdinck 

2001 Hero – Enrique Iglesias 

2001 Fallin’ – Alicia Keys 

2000 This I Promise You – NSYNC 

2000 Nobody Wants To Be Lonely – Ricky Martin 

2000 By Your Side – Sade 

1999 Breathe – Faith Hill 

1999 Thank You – Dido 

1998 Iris – Goo Goo Dolls 

1997 You’re Still The One – Shania Twain 

1997 My Heart Will Go On – Celine Dion 

1997 How Do I Live – LeAnn Rimes 

1997 Building A Mystery – Sarah McLachlan 

1996 Un-break My Heart – Toni Braxton 

1996 Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion 

1995 Secret Garden – Bruce Springsteen 

1995 Don’t Speak – No Doubt 

1994 I’ll Stand By You – The Pretenders 

1994 I’ll Make Love To You – Boyz II Men 

1993 That’s The Way Love Goes – Janet Jackson 

1993 I’d Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That) – Meat Loaf 

1992 I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston 

1991 Unforgettable – Natalie Cole f/ Nat King Cole 

1991 Save The Best For Last – Vanessa Williams 

1991 I Can’t Make You Love Me – Bonnie Raitt 

1991 (Everything I Do) I Do It For You – Bryan Adams 

1990 Nothing Compares 2 U – Sinead O’Connor 

1990 More Than Words – Extreme 

1989 Wicked Game – Chris Isaak 

1989 The Vows Go Unbroken (Always True To You) by Kenny Rogers 

1989 I’ll Be There For You – Bon Jovi 

1989 Here And Now – Luther Vandross 

1988 Never Tear Us Apart – INXS 

1988 Eternal Flame – The Bangles 

1987 With or Without You by U2 

1987 Roxanne – Sting & The Police 

1987 I Need Love – LL Cool J 

1987 Crazy For You – Madonna 

1987 Always – Atlantic Starr 

1987 Love Is All by Engelbert Humperdinck 

1987 Alone – Heart 

1986 Stop To Love – Luther Vandross 

1986 It Must Have Been Love – Roxette 

1986 All Cried Out – Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam w/ Full Force 

1985 We Belong – Pat Benatar 

1985 I Want To Know What Love Is – Foreigner 

1984 What’s Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner 

1984 Time After Time – Cyndi Lauper 

1984 Private Dancer by Tina Turner 

1984 I Would Die 4 U – Prince 

1984 I Feel For You – Chaka Khan 

1984 Careless Whisper – George Michael/Wham! 

1983 Total Eclipse Of The Heart – Bonnie Tyler 

1983 I Melt With You – Modern English 

1983 Faithfully – Journey 

1982 Open Arms – Journey 

1982 Always On My Mind – Willie Nelson 

1981 Woman – John Lennon 

1981 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic – The Police 

1981 Endless Love – Diana Ross & Lionel Richie 

1980 The Rose – Bette Midler 

1980 All Out Of Love – Air Supply 

1979 You Don’t Bring Me Flowers – Barbra Streisand w/ Neil Diamond 

1979 I Want You To Want Me – Cheap Trick 

1978 You’re The One That I Want – John Travolta w/ Olivia Newton-John 

1978 You’re In My Heart – Rod Stewart 

1978 Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton 

1978 Three Times A Lady – The Commodores 

1978 How Deep Is Your Love – The Bee Gees 

1977 She’s Always A Woman by Billy Joel 

1977 Wonderful tonight by Eric Clapton 

1977 It’s Only Love – The Beatles 

1977 I Just Want To Be Your Everything – Andy Gibb 

1977 Best Of My Love – The Emotions 

1977 Alison – Elvis Costello 

1976 More Than A Feeling – Boston 

1976 Love To Love You Baby – Donna Summer 

1976 Baby, I Love Your Way – Peter Frampton 

1975 You’re The First, The Last, My Everything – Barry White 

1975 You Are So Beautiful – Joe Cocker 

1975 Love Will Keep Us Together – Captain & Tennille 

1975 Feelings – Morris Albert 

1974 Whatever Gets You Thru the Night by John Lennon with The Plastic Ono Nuclear Band 

1974 I Will Always Love You by Dolly Parton. 

1974 I Honestly Love You by Olivia Newton-John 

1974 Best Of My Love by Eagles 

1973 You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Stevie Wonder 

1973 Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye 

1972 Let’s Stay Together – Al Green 

1972 First Time Ever I Saw Your Face – Roberta Flack 

1971 Your Song – Elton John 

1971 Superstar – The Carpenters 

1971 She’s Got A Way – Billy Joel 

1971 Imagine by John Lennon 

1970 Maybe I’m Amazed – Paul McCartney 

1970 I’ll Be There – The Jackson 5 

1969 Sugar, Sugar by The Archies 

1969 I Want You Back by The Jackson 5 

1969 I Can’t Get Next to You by The Temptations 

1968 Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay by Otis Redding 

1968 Love Child by Diana Ross & the Supremes 

1968 I Will – The Beatles 

1968 I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Marvin Gaye 

1967 To Sir With Love by Lulu 

1967 My Ding-A-Ling by Chuck Berry 

1967 Happy Together The Turtles 

1967 Daydream Believer by The Monkees 

1966 Wild Thing – The Troggs 

1966 I’m A Believer by The Monkees 

1966 Here There And Everywhere – The Beatles 

1965 Unchained Melody – The Righteous Brothers 

1965 Tell Me What You See – The Beatles 

1965 I Got You Babe – Sonny & Cher 

1965 Girl – The Beatles 

1964 Words Of Love – The Beatles 

1964 This Boy – The Beatles 

1964 P.S. I Love You – The Beatles 

1964 I’ll Follow The Sun – The Beatles 

1964 If I Fell – The Beatles 

1964 And I Love Her – The Beatles 

1963 Sukiyaki by Kyu Sakamoto 

1963 Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer & The Fireballs 

1963 Hey Paula by Paul & Paula 

1963 Go Away Little Girl by Steve Lawrence 

1963 Deep Purple by Nino Tempo & April Stevens 

1963 Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton 

1962 The Twist by Chubby Checker 

1962 Stranger On the Shore by Mr. Acker Bilk 

1962 I Can’t Stop Loving You by Ray Charles 

1962 Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton 

1962 Big Girls Don’t Cry by The 4 Seasons 

1961 Will You Love Me Tomorrow? by The Shirelles 

1961 Take Good Care Of My Baby by Bobby Vee 

1961 Surrender by Elvis 

1960 Stuck on You by Elvis Presley 

1960 It’s Now Or Never by Elvis Presley 

1960 I’m Sorry by Brenda Lee 

1960 Hit The Road Jack by Ray Charles 

1960 Georgia on My Mind by Ray Charles 

1960 Cathy’s Clown by The Everly Brothers 

1960 Alley-Oop by Hollywood Argyles 

1959 Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin 

1959 Lonely Boy by Paul Anka 

1959 Flamingos I Only Have Eyes for You (Classic, but everlasting) Austin and Carries Song from Days of our lives. 

1959 A Big Hunk O’ Love by Elvis Presley 

1958 Poor Little Fool by Ricky Nelson 

1958 Little Star by The Elegants 

1958 It’s Only Make Believe by Conway Twitty 

1958 All I Have To Do Is Dream by The Everly Brothers 

1957 Wake Up Little Susie by The Everly Brothers 

1957 Romantic Music from the past five years and up! 

1957 Party Doll by Buddy Knox 

1957 Love Letters In the Sand by Pat Boone 

1957 Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley 

1957 Honeycomb by Jimmie Rodgers 

1957 April Love by Pat Boone 

1956 My Prayer by The Platters 

1956 Memories Are Made Of This by Dean Martin 

1956 Love Me Tender – Elvis Presley 

1956 Hound Dog by Elvis Presley 

1956 Don’t Be Cruel by Elvis Presley 

1955 Heartbreak Hotel by Elvis Presley 

1955 The Ballad Of Davy Crockett by Bill Hayes 

1955 Mr. Sandman by The Chordettes 

1955 Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing by The Four Aces 

1955 Let Me Go, Lover by Joan Weber 

1955 Hearts Of Stone by The Fontane Sisters 

1955 Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White by Perez Prado & His Orchestra 

And this is it, almost 200 most romantic love songs of the past 7 decades. I hope you enjoy these as much as I have enjoyed compiling this romantic playlist.

Share your favorite love song (with the story of course) in the comments below and also mention if I have missed any that should be on the list and I’ll add them up.

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