English songs have been a part of one’s life for a very long time. There have been many chart busters, which have become eternal. To name just a few songs from the rich musical history is a Herculean task. One can find a song for different age groups and different genres in English. Some of the singers who have lent their voice are Pink Floyd, Ray Charles and Sarah McLachlan. Below is a list of some of the songs that were appreciated by the fans for a very long time.
1 .Tonight, Tonight, Tonight by Genisis
This is a cool number with some very good beats and music to go with it. The highlight of the song is the rhythm in which Genisis has sung this song. Over all the techno beats and Genesis’s singing make this song sound quite pleasant.
2. Imagine by John Lennon
This song was John Lennon’s last song and is a tear jerker. It always reminds you how the world lost one of the best musicians forever. It is a very touchy song and talks about the relationship between two loving souls. It renders its message in a way that you can relate to it very easily.
3.Didn’t I by Montgomery Gentry
The lyrics of the song sum up the image of a soldier who is ready to give up his life for his countrymen. This nice and touching song has been sung melodiously by Montgomery Gentry, and he manages to add just the right expressions to the song.
4. Summertime by DJ Jazzy and the Fresh Prince
This song is a perfect summer time anthem and is a foot tapper all the way. The lyrics are so creative that they are simply adorable. DJ Jazzy and the Fresh Prince’s voice is exhilarating as always, and they proved that their voice belonged to such powerful songs.
5. Comfortably Numb by Pink Floyd
There is a strange sense of mystery to the lyrics of this song. Some say that it refers to drugs while others say it refers to suicide. This song has sad yet brilliant lyrics and has a somber feeling to it. The guitar solo in the song was appreciated by a lot of music lovers.
7. Inside You by DJ Mangoo
This is a fast paced song. DJ Mangoo delivers a good performance. The music is fresh with a lot of instruments, different sounds and rhythms. Since the song is simple and rich in melody, it makes it a gratifying light song.
8. Hit the Road Jack by Ray Charles
This song is truly sensational and leaves the audience with the experience of the life time. It was brilliantly composed and awesome lyrics add up to the beauty of the overall singing. Ray Charles has put his soul in this song and manages to bring out the emotions perfectly.
9. Near You by Francis Craig Orchestra
The song sounds as if all the complex phrases of melody flew instinctively out of the composer’s mind when he was making this song. The attitude, expression and rendition by Francis Craig Orchestra are mind blowing. This is unarguably one of the best songs by him.
10. Adia by Sarah McLachlan
This is a beautiful track sung by Sarah McLachlan. It has stunning lyrics and is sure to stay in our minds for decades to come. She has given some immortal melodies to the music world and this is one of them.