Most Beautiful Uplifting Songs

What song reduces you to tears of happiness with the first note?

The Top Ten

1 Nella Fantasia - Jackie Evancho

Beautiful vision of a bright new world

Jackie's incredible voice makes almost everything she sings beautiful & uplifting.

Hearing Jackie sing this just makes me want to stop whatever I'm doing or thinking and just listen... With eyes closed and head held high. - BobG

My best sweet Singer! (Claude de France)

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2 The Long and Winding Road - The Beatles

"The wild and windy night that the rain washed away has left a pool of tears crying for the day..." That line is the choker for me. - beatles

The lyrics... Has anyone truly listened to them? Go away and do so. - Britgirl

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3 I'm Not Supposed to Care - Gordon Lightfoot UListen to Sample
4 Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon and Garfunkel

Truly, beautiful classically.

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5 God Only Knows - The Beach Boys

Catchy, tender and very beautiful. - Britgirl

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6 The House That Built Me - Miranda Lambert

I can't stand country. In my opinion, it is, and will always be, the most disgusting form of music. But this song has always touched me. One of the only good country songs out there. - Alpha101

I really love this song! - keyson

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7 Your Love - Jackie Evancho

Ennio Morricone's beautiful vocalise theme from "Once Upon A Time In The West with lyrics. Gorgeous!

This song by Jackie always leaves me feeling uplifted and happy!

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8 Extreme Ways - Moby

Pleasure's mine, pal. And yes, it is a truly exquisite track. Moby's feel-good-to-feel-sad emotion is that which I only get in his music. - PositronWildhawk

Posthing to me - PositronWildhawk to others: I still can't stop playing this. It really gets into your soul. Thank you, my friend. - Britgirl

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9 Christmas in the Trenches - John McDermott UListen to Sample
10 What Your Soul Sings - Massive Attack UListen to Sample

The Contenders

11 Leningrad - Billy Joel UListen to Sample
12 The Perfect Life - Moby UListen to Sample
13 You Can Get It If You Really Want - Desmond Dekker UListen to Sample
14 Something Beautiful - Robbie Williams UListen to Sample
15 What a Wonderful World - Jackie Evancho

The pure, warm tones of Jackie Evancho's voice are perfect for this beautiful song.

Jackie does more than just sing this beautiful classic.
She becomes the music and pours out her soul!

Just wow!
Most beautiful song I have ever heard.

16 I Remember - Deadmau5 UListen to Sample
17 Vincent - Don Mclean UListen to Sample
18 Rocky Mountain High - John Denver

I always listen to john denver to calm me down when I'm angry.

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19 Crane's Crying - Vitas
20 The Great Beyond - R.E.M. UListen to Sample
21 My Sweet Lord - George Harrison UListen to Sample
22 You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban UListen to Sample
23 Winner - Pet Shop Boys

Made for the London 2012 Olympics. The lyrics make me feel so proud of Team GB. - Britgirl

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24 Right Here Waiting - Richard Marx UListen to Sample
25 Take Me There - Jackie Evancho UListen to Sample
26 Photograph - Ed Sheeran UListen to Sample
27 My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion UListen to Sample
28 Never Say Never - The Fray UListen to Sample
29 A Thousand Years - Christina Perri

This makes me think of London when I can't be with him.
"... I have loved you for a thousand years. I'll love you for a thousand more..." - Britgirl

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30 Blue Moon - Moby UListen to Sample
31 Protection - Massive Attack UListen to Sample
32 Surf's Up - The Beach Boys UListen to Sample
33 To Believe - Jackie Evancho

She makes me believe in something greater.
Thank you Jackie.

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34 Life is Beautiful - Luminous

This is just a simply beautiful song. Life is really beautiful!

Music so far away from the top 100 is always much better. Just beautiful!

Beautiful images and memories fill my thoughts when I listen to this song.

Oh the sample does not do it justice. Beautiful song.

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35 Tears Dry On Their Own - Amy Winehouse

I can picture Camden Town, London in the heat of summer. - Britgirl

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36 The Edge of Glory - Lady Gaga

I Really Love this song very uplifting - Curti2594

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37 Stand Your Ground - Robbie Williams
38 Beautiful Day - U2

Hence the name of the song but honestly a great song! - Curti2594

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39 Shine My Shoes - Robbie Williams UListen to Sample
40 Rise - Samantha James UListen to Sample
41 Home - Michael Buble UListen to Sample
42 Sweet Baby James - James Taylor UListen to Sample
43 Almost Home - Moby

When my dog died six months ago, I played this song a lot. It reminded me that the important thing was that he had enjoyed his life, and in moving on, he would never be gone from my life completely, and his loving nature was still with us irrespective of his death. Which is truly what matters most. - PositronWildhawk

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44 This Night - Filo & Peri UListen to Sample
45 If Today Was Your Last Day - Nickelback UListen to Sample
46 Beautiful - Christina Aguilera UListen to Sample
47 Beautiful - Triangle Sun UListen to Sample
48 Trouble Me - 10,000 Maniacs UListen to Sample
49 Wings of Faith - Samantha James UListen to Sample
50 Camden Town - Suggs
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Extreme Ways - Moby
2. What Your Soul Sings - Massive Attack
3. The Perfect Life - Moby
1. I'm Not Supposed to Care - Gordon Lightfoot
2. The Long and Winding Road - The Beatles
3. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon and Garfunkel
1. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon and Garfunkel
2. God Only Knows - The Beach Boys
3. Crane's Crying - Vitas

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