Best Songs for Sunsets
There’s no better time than July to catch a beautiful sunset. With longer days, it’s easier for more and more people to catch one. Here are a few great songs, based on your activity, to play as you watch the sunset.
At a Pool Party or Barbecue – “Sun Goes Down” by Robin Schulz feat. Jasmine Thompson
Is your night nowhere near over yet? While the sun sets, play this lively tune. It’ll help keep the party going well past sunset.
At the Beach – “A Pirate Looks at 40” by Jimmy Buffett
This is a great song to wind down after a fun day on the water. Smell the salt water, listen to the sound of the waves, and relax to this song as the sun sets.
At the Lake or Camping – “When The Sun Goes Down” by Kenny Chesney
As you’re getting ready to cook dinner, or get a nice campfire going, get this summer anthem cued up. It’s the perfect song to wrap up your daytime activities and get your nighttime festivities started.
While Driving – “Little Red Corvette” by Prince
If you’re looking to have a sing-along in the car, “Little Red Corvette” is just the song for you. If you are on a longer road trip, consider having a playlist with a variety of music to have passengers stay awake while you’re driving.
Having Dinner on the Patio – “Moondance” by Van Morrison
This classic is a classy way to enjoy dinner as the sun is setting. It’s lively enough to catch your ear, but sophisticated enough to not be distracting.
On Date Night – “Time After Time” by Cyndi Lauper
The warm synths and soft vocals on this song make it a great choice for watching the sunset with your significant other. It’s a bright, cheery song that’s perfect after a great date.