Lovin’ Spoonful – “Daydream” (1966)
The simple joys of being in love on a spring day are the subject matter of this irresistible pop classic.
Hugh Masakela – “Grazing in the Grass” (1968)
Horns and jazzy soulful vibes, this classic evokes visions of sunshine, green grass, and a beautiful world.
U2 – “Beautiful Day” (2000)
U2’s anthem to recognizing the beauty in the world around you is a perfect accompaniment to the new life and new spirit of spring.
Andy Grammer – “Keep Your Head Up” (2011)
Singer-songwriter Andy Grammer delivers a song about persevering through the tough times. It is filled with sunny thoughts to bring strengthens our resolve. This single brought him to the top 5 on the adult pop chart.
Cat Stevens – “Morning Has Broken” (1972)
“Morning Has Broken” is one of the few religious songs to make the pop top 10. Cat Stevens’ version remains a spiritually affirming pop classic. Wonderful guitar work!
Patti LaBelle – “New Attitude” (1985)
Spring is a time to make changes in life and head in new directions. Patti LaBelle’s mid-80’s hit “New Attitude” is the perfect theme song. String back ups are fantastic!
Smash Mouth – “All Star” (1999)
Self-affirmation is fundamentally important for getting in the mood and mindset for spring and there’s no better rhythm than this hit song.