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100 Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs

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Playing the waiting game can get rather boring when you are stuck in traffic. It’s frustrating when vehicles on the road come to a sudden halt. You have to wait patiently as vehicles inch their way forward. As the number of vehicles on public roads increase so does traffic congestion. There’s not much you can do when you encounter a traffic jam while driving. The wait period during traffic congestion can be rather frustrating for drivers. In such times drivers are likely to lose their cool and engage in unnecessary arguments that lead to road rage. A wise way to relax when you are in the thick of traffic is with music. Instead of disturbing the peace by honking you are better off listening to love songs.

What You Should Do When Stuck in Traffic

It is a whole lot fun to drive on an open road. However, it is extremely frustrating when you are in the midst of heavy traffic for long hours. When there’s traffic congestion vehicles move at a snail’s pace. When vehicles stop moving forward due to a traffic jam, drivers often lose their patience and get involved in a verbal duel with others on the road. Road rage during traffic congestion is often sparked by silly arguments or talk. When you are stuck in traffic for long hours, it is wise to keep self hydrated as you listen to music. You are less likely to get irritable when your body is hydrated and your mind is calm. Deep breathing technique help rejuvenate immensely, especially when you have been on the road for long hours.


Why Listen to Love Songs While Stuck in Traffic

When you are stuck in traffic the best way to calm yourself and de-stress is with love songs. While you can listen to the music of your choice while waiting patiently for vehicles to move, listening to love songs is advised because these songs have a relaxing vibe that is likely to keep you calm. Love songs with meaningful lyrics and soft instrumentation help the mind drift away with peaceful nostalgic memories. You are less likely to feel anxious or get into a verbal duel when you are listening to dreamy love songs. Furthermore, listening to love songs is the perfect way to rekindle past moments of your life.


What Type of Love Songs Are Ideal for Listening During a Traffic Jam

The type of love songs you want to listen to while stuck in traffic is a personal choice. However, the best songs to listen to during a traffic jam are a mixed bag of new and old hits. Aside from ballads, make sure you also include a collection of mushy up-tempo songs with a dance vibe. Love songs with thoughtful lyrics and a catchy beat bring about a euphoric energy that gets your moving and grooving behind the steering. Certain love songs have a killer hook or riff that gets you singing or humming the chorus or verse instantaneously. It’s wise to listen to such songs as they help you shake off that weary feeling and fatigue that comes with waiting long hours in traffic. Your playlist of stuck in traffic songs should trigger a peppy feeling that helps rejuvenate and de-stress.

Although it is really frustrating when you get caught in a traffic jam, you need to maintain your cool at all times. Songs about love, friendship, and sacrifice help you remain calm and composed. Obey traffic rules at all times and drive safe!

The lines below showcase an epic list of love songs to listen to while stuck in traffic. You can use the list to make your own playlists for the road. If you love listening to romantic songs, you will have something to say. Feel free with your views and opinions in the comments section.


Top 10 Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs

  1. “Lose You To Love Me”—Selena Gomez
  2. “Lover”—Taylor Swift
  3. “R.E.M.”—Ariana Grande
  4. “Cellophane”—FKA Twigs
  5. “Show Me Love”—Alicia Keys and Miguel
  6. “Mile High”—James Blake featuring Travis Scott and Metro Boomin
  7. “Mine Right Now”—Sigrid
  8. “Love Again”—Brandy and Daniel Caesar
  9. “Cuz I Love You”—Lizzo
  10. “Trip”—Ella Mai

Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs # 11-20

11. “Out of Love”—Alessia Cara

12. “10,000 Hours”—Dan + Shay and Justin Bieber

13. “Just You and I”—Tom Walker

14. “Who Hurt You?”—Daniel Caesar

15. “Perspective”—Bailey Bryan

16. “Be Alright”—Dean Lewis

17. “We Found Love”—Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris

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18. “I’ll Never Love Again”—Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

19. “Better With You”—3Lau, Justin Caruso and Iselin

20. “What I Like About You”—Jonas Blue featuring Theresa Rex

Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs # 21-40

21. “All of Me”—John Legend

22. “Nothing Breaks Like a Heart”—Mark Ronson featuring Miley Cyrus

23. “Better”—Khalid

24. “Thinking Out Loud”—Ed Sheeran

25. “Young and in Love”—Ingrid Michaelson

26. “Back To You”—Selena Gomez

27. “All I Am”—Jess Glynne

28. “Lost in the Fire”—DJ Gesaffelstein and The Weeknd

29. “Ur So Beautiful”—Grace VanderWaal

30. “Love Story”—Taylor Swift

31. “The Bones”—Maren Morris

32. “What If I Never Get Over You”—Lady Antebellum

33. “Us”—James Bay

34. “Endless Love”—Lionel Richie and Diana Ross

35. “I Just Called To Say I Love You”—Stevie Wonder

36. “Back To Love”—Chris Brown

37. “I’ll Be”—Edwin McCain

38. “Nothing Really Matters”—Gabrielle Aplin

39. “Call Out My Name”—The Weeknd

40. “I Like Me Better”—Lauv

Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs # 41-60

41. “How Deep Is Your Love”—Bee Gees

42. “Girls Like You”—Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B

43. “Love Song”—Sara Bareilles

44. “We Need Love”—John Legend

45. “Hope”—The Chainsmokers featuring Winona Oak

46. “Miss You”—Charli XCX

47. “(Everything I Do) I Do It For You”—Bryan Adams

48. “More Than Words”—Extreme

49. “It’s Real Love”—Yellow Days

50. “Afterlife”—Hailee Steinfeld

51. “One Call Away”—Charlie Puth

52. “Mariner’s Apartment Complex”—Lana Del Ray

53. “Love Lies”—Khalid and Normani

54. “I Knew I Loved You”—Savage Garden

55. “Stand By Me”—Ben E. King

56. “Senorita”—Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello

57. “Hello My Love”—Westlife

58. “Perfect”—Ed Sheeran

59. “Lucid Dreams”—Juice WRLD

60. “Just The Way You Are”—Bruno Mars

Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs # 61-80

61. “Love Me Harder”—Ariana Grande and The Weeknd

62. “Unchained Melody”—The Righteous Brothers

63. “Thinkin Bout You”—Ciara

64. “You Make It Easy”—Jason Aldean

65. “Wonderful Tonight”—Eric Clapton

66. “I’ll Make Love To You”—Boyz 2 Men

67. “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back”—Shawn Mendes

68. “All My Love”—Sabrina Claudio and Wale

69. “Can’t Help Falling In Love”—Elvis Presley

70. “New Light”—John Mayer

71. “Let’s Stay Together”—All Green

72. “Faithfully”—Journey

73. “Say You Won’t Let Me Go”—James Arthur

74. “I Want To Know What Love Is”—Foreigner

75. “Have I Told You Lately”—Van Morrison

76. “Shape of You”—Ed Sheeran

77. “Hello”—Lionel Richie

78. “Butterfly”—Kehlani

79. “I’m Yours”—Jason Mraz

80. “Heaven”—Bryan Adams

Best Stuck In Traffic Love Songs # 81-100

81. “Let Me Know”—Winona Oak

82. “You Make Loving Fun”—Fleetwood Mac

83. “Marry Me”—Jason Derulo

84. “Yellow”—Coldplay

85. “Barefoot in the Park”—James Blake featuring Rosalia

86. “Shut Up”—Greyson Chance

87. “I Can’t Stop Loving You”—Ray Charles

88. “Cherish”—Kool & The Gang

89. “Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You”—George Benson

90. “I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing”—Aerosmith

91. “Love Me Like You Do”—Ellie Goulding

92. “As Long As You Love Me”—Backstreet Boys

93. “Who You Love”—John Mayer and Kate Perry

94. “Thinkin’ Bout You”—Frank Ocean

95. “My Heart Will Go On”—Celine Dion

96. “Iris”—Goo Goo Dolls

97. “Dancing With a Stranger”—Sam Smith and Normani

98. “Right Here Waiting”—Richard Marx

99. “Faded Love”—Tinashe featuring Future

100. “You & I”—One Direction

Other Love Songs to Listen To While Stuck in Traffic

  • “The End of Love”—Florence and the Machine
  • “No Place”—Backstreet Boys
  • “Love You For a Long Time”—Maggie Rogers
  • “I.F.L.Y.”—Baazi
  • “Crazy To Love You”—Alex Clare featuring Decco
  • “It’s Really Me You’re Missing”—Nina Nesbitt
  • “Don’t Know Much”—Aaron Neville and Linda Ronstadt
  • “Like I Love You”—Theresa Rex
  • “Only Love”—Ben Howard
  • “Come With Love”—Ancestree
  • “Dreamlover”—Mariah Carey
  • “Help Us To Love”—Tori Kelly featuring The Hamiltones
  • “Summer Games”—Drake
  • “Here and Now”—Luther Vandross
  • “Come Away With Me”—Norah Jones
  • “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”—Meghan Trainor and John Legend
  • “Call Me Lover”—Sam Fender
  • “Love Again”—New Hope Club
  • “Now and Forever”—Richard Marx
  • “Mess Is Mine”—Vance Joy
  • “Not Giving In”—Tom Walker
  • “Care for You”—Mario
  • “I Luv You”—Sofia Carson and R3HAB
  • “Skinny Love”—Birdy
  • “Take On Me”—A-ha
  • “Let It Be Me”—Steve Aoki and Backstreet Boys
  • “Be”—Gnash
  • “When You Look Me in the Eyes”—Jonas Brothers
  • “How Am I Supposed To Live Without You”—Michael Bolton
  • “Stay”—Post Malone
  • “You’re The Inspiration”—Chicago
  • “1 Sided Love”—Blackbear
  • “Don’t Disappoint Me”—Ruth B.
  • “Shooting Stars”—Kelis featuring Pharrell
  • “Closer to You”—Clairo
  • “No Such Thing”—Sara Bareilles
  • “I Found a Masterpiece in You”—Atlantic Starr
  • “Love Someone”—Lukas Graham
  • “You’re Still The One”—Shania Twain
  • “Woman in Love”—Barbara Streisand
  • “Because You Loved Me”—Celine Dion
  • “So Long”—Diplo featuring Cam
  • “Tonight, I Celebrate My Love”—Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack
  • “You’re Beautiful”—James Blunt
  • “I Wanna Dance With Somebody”—Whitney Houston
  • “Sweet Creature”—Harry Styles
  • “Always”—Bon Jovi
  • “You and I”—Ingrid Michaelson
  • “Anti-Everything”—Lost Kings and Loren Gray
  • “Your Love”—Nicki Minaj
  • “Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?”—Bryan Adams
  • “Some Say”—Nea
  • “Everytime You Go Away”—Paul Young
  • “How Much I Feel”—Ambrosia
  • “When a Man Loves a Woman”—Percy Sledge
  • “Make it Right”—BTS featuring LAUV
  • “Bubbly”—Colbie Caillat
  • “Hit the Back”—King Princess
  • “Better Together”—Jack Johnson
  • “Crazy In Love”—Beyonce featuring Jay-Z
  • “Lady in Red”—Chris De Burgh
  • “Come See About Me”—Nicki Minaj
  • “I Remember”—Betty Who
  • “Let Me Love You”—Mario
  • “Love Will Keep Us Together”—Captain and Tennille
  • “Do You Love Her Now”—Jai Paul
  • “Make You Feel My Love”—Adele
  • “Love Takes Time”—Mariah Carey
  • “Hero”—Enrique Iglesias
  • “Up Where We Belong”—Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
  • “Without You”—John Newman and Nina Nesbitt
  • “All I Am”—Zhavia Ward and Skip Marley
  • “Baby I Love Your Way”—Peter Frampton
  • “You Are The Reason”—Calum Scott
  • “I Love You Always Forever”—Donna Lewis
  • “I Wanna Be Yours”—Pink Sweat$ and Crush
  • “When I Need You”—Leo Sayer
  • “It’s Your Love”—Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill
  • “Making Memories of Us”—Keith Urban
  • “Fallin’”—Alicia Keys
  • “Roses Are Red”—Bobby Vinton
  • “Time Won’t Go Slowly”—Snow Patrol
  • “Lovin’ You”—Minnie Riperton
  • “With You”—Chris Brown
  • “Sacrifice”—Elton John
  • “Need Your Love”—Gryffin and Seven Lions
  • “Then”—Brad Paisley
  • “Stay With Me”—Sam Smith
  • “Hold Back The River”—James Bay
  • “Little Things”—One Direction
  • “Love Me Again”—Raye
  • “From This Moment On”—Shania Twain
  • “A Moment Like This”—Kelly Clarkson
  • “Truly, Madly, Deeply”—Savage Garden
  • “Vision of Love”—Mariah Carey
  • “I Won’t Give Up”—Jason Mraz
  • “Bleeding Love”—Leona Lewis
  • “Juice”—Lizzo
  • “Love Is All Around”—Wet Wet Wet
  • “I Wanna C U”—Blood Orange

© 2020 Ansel Pereira


AL on January 06, 2020:

I have 43 songs from your list that are on my playlist when driving. Am upset you didn't include any Sia Songs, she occupies a good 22 Songs on my list.

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