Valentine’s & Galentine’s Day Playlists

By Indira Midha


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Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that can be celebrated in different ways, depending on your relationship status. It can be an awesome day to revel in your affection for your significant other, or a day to roll your eyes at every couple you encounter at Target while buying yourself pity chocolates. No matter which one of these categories you fit into, we’ve got the playlist for you.

First, here is a playlist of love songs that you can enjoy with your partner while you celebrate your love.


Valentine’s Day Playlist:

1, 2, 3, 4 – Plain White T’s

All My Loving – The Beatles

Better Together – Jack Johnson

Can’t Help Falling in Love – Elvis Presley

How to Love – Lil Wayne

I Don’t Dance – Lee Brice

I’m Yours – Jason Mraz

Let Me Love You – Mario

Love on Top – Beyoncé

Love Story – Taylor Swift

Lucky – Jason Mraz feat. Colbie Caillat

Nothin’ On You – B.O.B. and Bruno Mars

Ophelia – The Lumineers

Photograph – Ed Sheeran

Still Fallin’ – Hunter Hayes

Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

This Town – Niall Horan

You and Me – Lifehouse

Your Song – Elton John


Now, here is the playlist that promotes independence, confidence, and having a good time with your friends, regardless of your relationship status.


Galentine’s Day Playlist:

21 – Hunter Hayes

All Star – Smash Mouth

Bang Bang – Jessie J feat. Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj

Biscuits – Kacey Musgraves

BO$$ – Fifth Harmony

Cheap Thrills – Sia

Confident – Demi Lovato

Dancing Queen – ABBA

Do My Thang – Miley Cyrus

Flawless – Beyoncé feat. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Girl On Fire – Alicia Keys

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper

I Gotta Feelin’ – Black Eyed Peas

I Love It (I Don’t Care)  – Icona Pop feat. Charli XCX

Independent Women Pt. 1 – Destiny’s Child

Love Myself – Hailee Steinfeld

My Favorite Shirt Is My Skin – Mod Sun

Run The World (Girls) – Beyoncé

Shake It Off – Taylor Swift

Single Ladies – Beyoncé


Whether you are spending this February 14 with special company, on FaceTime with your long distance significant other, or hanging out with your friends and loving the single life (my plan), use the holiday as an excuse to have a good time. Dress up, go out, eat well, treat yourself, and eat chocolate! Make this day one for the books, no matter what your relationship status is. Bring on the roses and candy hearts!



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