Sap-Fest Love Songs – My Top 25

John Sand

A while ago, Kara (aka Fashionista) actually charged me with making a list of my favorite love songs. So, here they are, slightly updated, in no particular order: 

"A Case of You" — Joni Mitchell
"My Funny Valentine" — Chet Baker
"Maps" — Yeah Yeah Yeahs
"Signed, Sealed, Delivered" — Stevie Wonder
"These Photographs" — Joshua Radin
(mainly because you’re sylvia plath as you drift from the bath)
"Forever and Ever Amen" — Randy Travis
"The First Five Times" — Stars
"Belle" — Jack Johnson
"Hello Mary Lou" — Ricky Nelson
"Lost Without You" — Robin Thicke
"Open Your Heart" — Madonna
"I Believe in a Thing Called Love" — The Darkness
"Sunday Kind of Love" — Etta James
"Orange Colored Sky" — Nat King Cole
(wow, i thought love was much softer than that)
"You Make My Dreams" — Hall & Oates
"Friday, I’m in Love" — The Cure
"Guilty" — Yann Tiersen
"Getting Down (Acoustic)" — The Kills
"Loveology" — Regina Spektor
"Barricade" — Stars
(the love died, but the hate can’t fade)
"Fools Rush In" — Ricky Nelson
"The Magic Position" — Patrick Wolf
"Lover" — Devendra Banhart
"Secret" — Maroon 5
"Somebody to Love" — Queen