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The Best Songs To Help Relieve Your Stress

Music can have all kinds of different effects on a person’s mood. It can lift you up out of the dark just as easy as it can make you weep.

Music can also be a simple remedy for a variety of unpleasant situations, including stressful ones. Scientists have even gone as far as to prove music as a sure way to relieve stress. But not just any music...specific songs will relax you.

In an article by Unified Soul, they break down the top 10 songs on the planet that are proven to alleviate your stress and anxiety by 65%, which you can read here.

If those songs don’t work for you, don’t worry, we’ve created our very own ‘unscientific’ playlist of songs to help kick your anxiety back into last year...or make you slow dance. Whichever you’re in the mood for. Maybe slow dancing is your ultimate method of relaxation. Either way, you’re welcome.

1. Beyoncé – Me, Myself and I

Beyoncé - Me, Myself and I

Beyoncé's official music video for 'Me, Myself and I'. Click to listen to Beyoncé on Spotify: As featured on Dangerously in Love.


2. Michael Jackson – Human Nature

Michael Jackson - Human Nature HQ

Michael Jackson (King of Pop) - Human Nature


3. Solange – Don’t Touch My Hair


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4. Usher – Nice & Slow

Usher - Nice & Slow

Usher's official music video for 'Nice & Slow'. Click to listen to Usher on Spotify: As featured on My Way.


5. Miguel – Simple Things

Miguel - Simplethings (Official Video)

Official music video for Miguel's "Simplethings" From the Girls Soundtrack Vol. 2 on iTunes


6. Alicia Keys – Diary

07. Alicia Keys - Diary

the diary of alicia keys


7. Prince – Adore


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8. John Legend – So High

John Legend - So High

John Legend's official music video for 'So High'. Click to listen to John Legend on Spotify: As featured on Get Lifted.


9. D’Angelo – How does it feel?

D'Angelo - Untitled (How Does It Feel)

Music video by D'Angelo performing Untitled (How Does It Feel). (P) 2006 Virgin Records America, Inc.. All rights reserved.


10. Fugees - Killing Me Softly

Fugees - Killing Me Softly (Radio Edit) HQ

All of my videos feature the best sound quality you'll find anywhere! Thanks for checking out my 90's channel. (Very rare Radio Edit) "Killing Me Softly with His Song" is a song composed by Charles Fox with lyrics by Norman Gimbel. The song was written in collaboration with Lori Lieberman, who recorded the song in late 1971.


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