For the lovers that love to stay in the house or that love to cuddle in their room, they may need some songs that appeal to both of them. Nothing too graphic, or it might repulse the lady and nothing too cheesy or it might bore the man. The following love songs are guaranteed to please both partners and make for a wonderful evening.
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- Here are some top 10 best love songs for him and her for 2017-2018.
- 10. NoMbe – Young Hearts
- 9. Kendrick Lamar – L.O.VE.
- 8. Cashmere Cat – Love Incredible
- 7. Ryan Adams – Prisoner
- 6. Frank Ocean – Chanel
- 5. Perfume Genius – Die 4 You
- 4. Alex G – Bobby
- 3. Jay Som – Baybee
- 2. St. Vincent – New York
- 1. Tyler the Creator – See You Again
Here are some top 10 best love songs for him and her for 2017-2018.
10. NoMbe – Young Hearts
This beautiful electronica song starts with a poignant guitar and sustains its pace until it builds in to a drop. It is a ballad that highlights the theme of pure, unadulterated love that basically borders on outright obsession. The track boasts of the use of the guitar and combines that with NoMbe’s beautiful falsetto vocals which plead with his lady “You’re all that I want/You had me at hello”. He further praises the object of his affection with “I almost fainted/Too much for my heart and soul…”. The objective of the song is to communicate the strong feelings that grip one who is in love. This is therefore a good record to listen to with your significant other. The song has garnered 183,661 views on YouTube.
9. Kendrick Lamar – L.O.VE.
Kendrick Lamar is never known for his sappy lyrics. The rapper is not afraid to get explicitly clear on what he would like on his new album DAMN. From crooning about “Loyalty” with bad gal Rihanna herself to rapping about he would like “some ass with stretch marks”, Lamar is not known for exploring cheesy lovey dovey themes. But on L.O.VE., Lamar wonders out loud about his lady’s devotion to him. He wonders whether his money might not have something to do with her being with him. In the chorus, he pleads with her to “Just love me, just love me.” And that he wants to be with her. Great for jamming to with your significant other, this track is a must-have in your playlist. The song features an artist called Zacari. The video received 3.6 million views.
8. Cashmere Cat – Love Incredible
Cashmere Cat is a Norwegian DJ and musician. He has worked with other prominent artists, producing their songs and has gained recognition in the international music scene. Cashmere Cat mostly deals with R&B, electronic, dancehall, deep house and alternative R&B. He is signed to the reputable Interscope Records (among other labels) and has worked with huge altars like Ariana Grande, Tory Lanez, Selelna Gomez, Halsey, The Weekend, DJ Mustard, Britney Spears and others. Love Incredible , is an electropop and R&B record, released in 2017 that fuses Cashmere Cat’s production skills with Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello’s high vocals. It speaks of a “love’s incredible”. Carabello breathy vocals rise in this record till they come crashing down for the chorus. This song is amazing for when the both of you are feeling like you want to dance. The song has 1.4 million views.
7. Ryan Adams – Prisoner
In 2017, rock and alternative country artist, Ryan Adams, released Prisoner which was also the same name as his sixteenth album. The album was received with critical acclaim and peaked at number eight on the US Billboard Hot 200. The critics praised it saying that this album was Adams’ “most sonically artful albums”. Other critics called it “charming” and that it was a record that did not wallow in pain but healed wounds. Metacritic gave the album a score of 80, indicating that it moderately good reviews. The song Prisoner is a plea to his lady to “free his heart” and that he can “just taste the freedom outside the door”. It is a beautiful song to have on your playlist with your partner as it is soft and soothing. The song has no official video.
6. Frank Ocean – Chanel
Chanel is a study into Frank Ocean’s ability to connecting the material and the existential. The song approaches themes such as the abuse of lean “With a cup in a cup, Acatvis/That’s a double edge”, his celebrity status and his recently found independence. His voice commands the song, soaring over the beautiful piano. The bridge asserts that “it’s really you on my mind”. This is a nice, slow tempo love song that you and your partner can listen to, which has R&B influences. The song is massively popular in 2017 and has been touted as “the most important song in the world right now” by music blogs. Its video has well over 672,000 views.
5. Perfume Genius – Die 4 You
Mike Hadreas is an indie pop ,indie rock singer who plays piano and is signed to Matador label. His music can be described as indie rock, indie pop, with splashes of chamber pop and art pop. Perfume Genius is his stage name. He began recording music in 2005 and in 2008, set up a MySpace page which marked the beginning of his career. His music explores themes like sexuality, domestic abuse, struggling with Crohn’s disease and homophobia. His first album called Learning was received with critical acclaim. His song Die 4 You is a ballad that focuses on a common theme in love songs; sacrificing one’s life for one’s loved one. The lyrics “Oh my love/Take your time” are great to listen to as a couple. The video was widely regarded as being “artful” and focuses on erotic asphyxiation. The daring video has gained 388,735 views.
4. Alex G – Bobby
Alex G is a multi-instrumentalist and indie-rock singer. With a bevy of nice records under his track, Alex G plays guitar, drums, percussion, keyboards and bass guitar. He is usually compared to Elliott Smith, who he cites as a major influence. He does not like to record in a studio, preferring to write his songs at home while playing the guitar and adding the other instruments later. The song Bobby involves the use of the fiddle in a way that is innovative and evokes thoughts of night buses and dusty porches. Its lyrics are declarations of unending devotion. It is a great track to have on your playlist at home. The video has over 276,000 views.
3. Jay Som – Baybee
If you are in need of a warm, bubbly track to jam to with your partner, Babybee could be the song you have been looking for. Written by multi-instrumentalist Jay Som and a single in her first album Everybody Works, Baybee is a sunny and light track with a funky groove. The song centers on sacrifice. For example, she sings “I’ll play your game once more/If you don’t feel right”. It is a hopeful song, with smooth lyrics and is thus perfect for a time when a couple is on the rocks. The video of the song has more than 140,000 views.
2. St. Vincent – New York
The song New York is a song that mourns the end of a relationship. The song is fairly minimalist in nature, excluding the fierce guitars that so characterize St. Vincent’s music. The song just has her voice over a piano. The track, while somber is highly recommended for a night in, owing to the smoothness of St. Vincent’s delivery. Critics have lauded the record dubbing it “a jarring sentiment”. The video of the song has over 633,000 views on YouTube.
1. Tyler the Creator – See You Again
Tyler the Creator has had a fruitful career, with his second album Wolf being received with positive reviews and peaking at number three on the Billboard Hot 100. He taught himself how to play piano and can play drums and guitar. He has worked with big names like Pharell, A$AP Rocky, ScHoolboy Q among others. A beautiful blend of hip hop and rap which features Kali Uchis, See You Again is a track for lovers everywhere with lyrics such as “I can only see your face when I close my eyes” and “Cupid hit me, cupid hit me with precision”. It is the perfect hip hop love song to listen to with your partner. The video of the song has an impressive 1,446,087 views on YouTube.
When you just feel you and your partner should relax in your house, chill out, watch a movie, cuddle and make love, in such moments music that suits you both and for the occasion comes in handy and lucky you we got a nice selection that we think might match you both. The above top 10 best love songs for him and her 2017 would be perfect for you.