Sometimes, even the best Valentine’s Day wishes fail when we’re trying to express how much we care for that special person in our life. Luckily, there are plenty of talented musicians and singers who can sum it all up for us!
We’ve rounded up some of the best Valentine’s Day songs ever, as well as the greatest love songs of all time, to create a romantic soundtrack to your Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re going all out or you’re just staying in for an intimate Valentine’s Day dinner, these tunes have the most romantic song lyrics to set the mood immediately. The list features obvious love song heavy hitters, like Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, and Etta James. While there are plenty of songs about Valentine’s Day, including tracks from Bruce Springsteen and Fiona Apple, we’ve made sure to include some classic country love songs too, like Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You.”
Use these songs in addition to some Valentine’s Day quotes to show how much you care. No matter how you plan on spending the day, whether it’s getting comfy for a Valentine’s Day movie marathon or going on a romantic day trip, these Valentine’s Day songs will create a wonderfully dreamy backdrop to your celebration of love.