Comforting Songs To Listen During Pandemic
Mental health has been one of the most common issues arising in this modern era. There are numerous causes of such but there are treatments that have also evolved in medicating it. Nowadays, music has a greater impact on one’s mental health, and its positive effect has been very rampant. Listening to music has been proven to be one of the most efficient therapies for pain, anxiety, depression, and fatigue. Hence, for us to stay lit in dark times like this pandemic, listening to comforting songs could be the key to reducing the worries we have got. Here are some of those:
- “Rainbow,” Kacey Musgraves (2018):
This reminds us that struggles are constant in our lives, but it is how overcome them that matters. There is a rainbow in all the end-points of challenges.
- “What a Wonderful World,” Louis Armstrong (1967)
This enlightens the burden hearts of every individual is very simple yet barely noticeable ways. This song brings greater gratitude to the small things such as the wonders of blue skies, the bright colors of the rainbow, the warmth and care of the people around us, or even the sweetest babble of a child.
- “Keep On,” Sasha Sloan (2019)
The character of this song surely embodies the mental state of almost everyone in this pandemic. It is a message of hope for those who are facing mental illness to keep going despite all the slogging in dark days.
- “93 Million Miles,” Jason Mraz (2012)
This gives courage to everyone who struggles in the course of life. This reminds us that family and loved ones are always behind our backs on all the ups and downs of life. It keeps the boldness to continue sailing despite the battles that exist between each step
- “Everybody Hurts Sometimes,” Pixie Lott (2011)
This song has strengthened the essence of shedding emotional tears in times of facing struggles beyond your limits. This tells us that we all have limits and it is okay to cry, for it can relieve pain and elevate the sense of well-being.
- “At Your Side,” The Corrs (1999)
This overshadows the presence of our loved ones who are willing to give a hand in times of downtime. This song has consoled anyone who is facing the feeling of ‘he/she against the world’.
- “Little Me,” Little Mix (2013)
This motivates everyone to boost self-trust because this will help you meet your goals in life. This song encourages us to let down doubts and weaknesses and does not let them hinder us from achieving our dreams.
- “No Boundaries,” Kris Allen/Adam Lambert (2009)
This song relays the vitality of somehow ‘taking a risk’ in life in order to succeed. This serves as a piece of advice to not let anyone stop you from achieving your goals in life. The process might take a little longer but let nothing hinder from reaching those.