Someone has rightly said that music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent. What makes English songs unique is the fact that their lyrics resonates the inner soul and revitalizes the vigor to feel the beatings of its music chords. With the right music and background music, they can enchant you to the fullest. Here is the list of some best English songs 2018 from variant genres which can plant a smile on your face with their lovely lyrics.
List of top 10 new English songs of 2018.
10. Scar to your beautiful by Alessia Cara
The song belongs to the genre Pop R&B. This amazing song was penned down by Alessia Caracciolo, Warren Felder, Andrew Wansel and Coleridge Tillman. The song by Canadian singer and song writer is from the album Know-It-All. Basically, the song focuses on the women and talks about their body image. It aims at empowering women to fall in love with their own selves first and embracing your scars. The song was ranked at 77 number on the Billboards 100 Best Pop Songs of 2016.The best line of the song “You don’t have to change a thing, The world could change its heart” won many hearts.
9. Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd
This enchanting song belongs to the genre Hip Hop. It was penned down by Khalif Brown, Aaquil Brown, Radric Davis and Michael Williams. It was released in 2016 by Ear Drummers. The song made its appearance in countries like Australia, New Zealand, UK and Canada.It is a political song which was extremely acclaimed to welcome the stifling era of social conservatism.
8. Fake Love by Drake
The song belongs to the popular genre R&B. The Canadian Hip Hop artist Drake recorded the song was released as a single from his playlist More Life. The song writers for this mesmerizing track include Brittney Hazzard, Anderson Hernandez and Adam Feeney. The song became immensely popular among the listeners and Shelden Pearce of Pitchfork compared it to “Hotline Bling” and referred it as infectious.
7. Starboy by The Weeknd
The song belongs to the genre R&B. It is written by popular songwriters namely Abel Tesafaye, Guy Manuel de Homem Christo , Thomas Bangalter , Henry Walter and Jason Quenneville. It encompasses themes associated with extravagant celebrity lifestyle. It also throws light on luxurious and lavish lifestyle of celebrities.
6. Don’t Wanna Know by Maroon 5
The popular song was sung by American pop rock band Maroon 5. Its rock and roll lyrics was written by Kendrick Duckworth, Benjamin Levin, John Ryan, Jon Mills, Kurtis McKenzie. With its shuffling tempo and rhythmic music, you cannot resist to shake your hands and feet to this amazing pop song. In no time, it made a unique place in the hearts of the listeners and hit the top 10 chart within weeks of its release.
5. Closer by Chainsmokers
The song belongs to the genre, EDM. It was written by Andrew Taggart, Ashley Frangipane, Shaun Frank, Joe King, Isaac Slade and Fredrick Kennett. Did you know that the song occupied top spot for consecutive 12 weeks? It recently received a nomination for the category of Best Pop Duo at 2017 Grammy Awards. It was ranked 3rd single after “Roses” and “Don’t Let Me Down”.
4. Bad Things by Machine Gun Kelly
The song belongs to the genre American hip-hop. Its songwriters include Colson Baker, Camila Cabello, Tony Scalzo, Joe Khajadourian and Alex Schawartz. It is a mid tempo ballad whose lyrics revolve around themes of unrequited love. Some of the other themes which this melancholy track incorporates include heartbreaks, relationships and unfulfilled love. The song became immensely popular among the youth and is undoubtedly relatable. Its universal theme of love won it even more fame among the listeners.
3. I don’t wanna live forever by Zayn and Taylor Swift
The song belongs to the genre Electro R&B. Its popular songwriters include Taylor Swift, Sam Dew and Jack Antonoff. The song recorded by English singer Zayn and American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift for the soundtrack to the film Fifty Shades Darker which was released in 2017. The popularity of the song can be traced to its winning Grammy Award on February 12,2017. It is Zayn second top 10 solo single and Taylor Swift’s 20th top 10. The song topped European charts especially in Spain and Sweden.
2. Bad and Boujee by Migos
This song belongs to the genre Hip Hop. The lyrics of this song were penned by Quavious Marshall, Kiari Cephus, Symere Woods, Leland Wayne and Robert Mandell. It was ranked number 5 in Canada making Migos first single in the country .The song also sold approximately 38400 copies in US. The track was appealing because of its exuberant and vibrant beats which made the listeners enjoy the thrill.
1. Shape Of You by Ed Sheeran
This song belongs to Pop genre. The famous songwriters of this song include Ed Sheeron, Steve Mac and Johnny McDaid. Its most beautiful line “ I am in love with the shape of you, we push and pull like a magnet do” became famous among the fans of Ed Sheeron.
Hence, these tracks are a must listen for you if you wish to enjoy the real music. Hollywood English songs truly satiates your hunger for music. The perfect beats of Hollywood’s exhilarating music can lift your spirits and make you feel relaxed after a lon hectic day.