Ah, Valentine's Day — bunches of flowers, boxes of chocolates, a glass of champagne and a romantic dinner, but let's not forget the music to set the mood, right? The Brits are a soppy lot, and many of our best-selling singles of all time are love songs. Released: Official Chart peak: 1 Sales: 1.
Best Love Songs of All Time
Love songs have been around ever since people starting writing songs. After all, it's a universal subject. But to make our list of the Top 10 Love Songs, cuts had to, well, cut deep into our hearts, saying things that might be a bit difficult to put into our own words and you don't even want to hear the melodies we'd attach those words to. And it just so happens that some of our all-time favorite artists are behind these eternal love songs. So cuddle up next to your sweetie and check it out.
Songs have been written about every topic imaginable, but the best ones -- from swooning '50s ballads to contemporary club bangers -- have been penned about the ups and downs of being in love. We are counting down the top 50 Hot hits with a form of the word "love" in the title. It's sonic proof that while musical fads and fashions will change with every generation, love -- and the songs inspired by it -- will never go out of style. The ranking is based on actual performance on the weekly Billboard Hot chart. Songs are ranked based on an inverse point system, with weeks at No. To ensure equitable representation of the biggest hits from each era, certain time frames were weighted to account for the difference between turnover rates from those years. The singer from Eureka, Calif. Although it didn't reach No. When this song reached the top of the Hot , the Supremes became the first Motown act to have two No.
Romantic love songs are some of the most memorable pop songs ever written. These are the ten best of all time. Few singers could flatter a lover like the masterful Barry White. He's so overcome with praise for his lover here that his deep growl positively bursts into the chorus of "You're the first, the last, my everything! Watch Video. Buy from Amazon. This duo's song of a love encompassing mountains, sea and sky was an instant romantic classic.