Songs have a beautiful way of summing up our emotions, no matter how we feel. The music world has a song for every mood. Song choices vary individually, but there are a few songs we can’t get enough of. We often have an extensive playlist of party songs, but there are times when we need to hear something soul-soothing, which is far more composing and less noisy.
Let us look at a list of soul-soothing songs that you can turn on the vibes to good old days.
Baarishein – Anuv Jain
A song by an amateur artist striking the chords of your heart most soothingly.
O Meri Jaan – KK & Pritam Chakraborty
This song sees KK weaving the magic with his voice.
Movie – Life in a Metro
Pyar Ke Pal – KK
Pyar Ke Pal is one of the most famous songs sung by KK. It has a different connection and leaves you with feelings that warm your heart.
In Dino – Soham Chakraborty
The words of this song are so beautiful that it makes you want to listen to it on the loop, as you should!
Movie- Life In A Metro
Alvida – KK & Pritam Chakraborty
The intensity of heartbreak presented in this song may make you go down memory lane, and it may be painful but worth it.
Movie- Life In A Metro
Kami Hai – Abhin and Tanish
Another song by amateur artists, Kami Hai, is for those who want to listen to music that doesn’t fit the ‘mainstream’ scene.
Album- Kami Hai
Jaan Nisaar – Arijit Singh
The soulful voice of Arijit Singh and the extremely beautiful picturisation of a valley makes the listening experience of this song very compelling, and of course, soothing.
Mora Piya – Aadesh Shrivastava
More Piya has gathered a cult following and is arguably among the best of Aadesh Shrivastava. The words and emotions of this song are so raw yet so powerful; an absolute treat for your ears.
Agar Tum Sath Ho – Arijit Singh & Alka Yagnik
This song by Arijit Singh and Alka Yagnik is a soulful melody in which the singers pour their hearts out, making it an all-time favourite among everyone who has heard it.
Safarnama – Lucky Ali
Lucky Ali never fails to impress with his songs and his voice. An all-time favourite song, which gives the ultimate travel vibes with a deeper meaning.
O Sanam – Lucky Ali
A song that tells a story in the voice of Lucky Ali, known for pieces that are different from mainstream cinema songs, definitely hits different.
Tum Ho – Mohit Chauhan and Suzanne D’Mello
A composition by A.R. Rahman and the voice of Mohit Chauhan is bound to create a masterpiece.
Aur Ho – Mohit Chauhan and Alma Ferovic
The intensity, emotions, and Sufism make it one of the album’s best songs.
Phir Se Udd Chala – Mohit Chauhan
Phir Se Udd Chala is a song of hope that is sure to elevate your mood and help you get through your bad days.
Nadan Parinde – A.R.Rehman
As soulful as the track of this song may be, the lyrics are the ones that take the prize home.
Jiyen Kyun – Papon
This song is perfect for you if you are someone who enjoys beautifully composed music and hard-hitting lyrics.
Movie- Dum Maro Dum
Yaadein Yaad Aati Hai – Mahalakshmi Iyer, Sunidhi Chauhan and Hariharan
A song in the melodious voice of Mahalakshmi Iyer, Sunidhi Chauhan and Hariharan is a treat for those who love the blend of classical and contemporary music.
Koi Fariyad – Jagjit Singh
This song needs no introduction. Jagjit Singh was the channel through which this beautiful ghazal reached us masses and stole our hearts.
Movie- Tum Bin
Tum Bin Jiya Jaye Kaise – Chitra Singh
An incredibly soulful melody sung for the loss of loved ones. The lyrics of this song are heart-touching.
Movie- Tum Bin
Aaoge Jab Tum – Irshad Kamil
Very few people don’t like this song—a fantastic song with wonderfully meaningful lyrics that will often leave you yearning for your loved ones.
Movie- Jab We Met
Tum Se Hi – Mohit Chauhan
An all-time favourite love song that is appropriate for all types of listeners.
Movie- Jab We Met
Teri Jhuki Nazar – Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan
A gorgeous melody describing your love is always pleasant to the ears.
Movie- Murder 3
Kitni Baatein – Hariharan, Sadhna Sargam
Two music maestros Hariharan and Sadhna Sargam, collaborated to make this masterpiece. This song will send you on a trip down memory lane.
Satrangi Re – Sonu Nigam
Sonu Nigam is blessed with a voice that is suitable for all kinds of songs. This song has that intensity, passion, and fire which will make you feel it in your very core.
Movie- Dil Se
Tu Hi Re – Hariharan, Kavita Krishnamurthy
An ultimate love song that you can sing for your loved ones or in remembrance of what was.
Kehna Hi Kya – K.S. Chitra
As beautiful as this song is, the picturisation is even more attractive, making the listening experience of this song exuberant.
Woh Lamhe – Atif Aslam
Apart from the content, the one thing that is famous about Emran Hashmi’s movies is its songs, and trust me, they never disappoint. The same is the case with this song.
Agar Tum Mil Jao – Shreya Ghoshal
Sung by the music sensation Shreya Ghoshal, Agar Tum Mil Jao is one of the best songs from the 2000s.
Hoshwalon Ko Khabar Kya – Jagjit Singh
The lyrics are by Nida Fazli, and Jagjit Singh sings the song and very beautifully describes first love that leaves an impression on the heart forever.
Hothon Se Choo Lo Tum – Jagjit Singh
Another one of the Jagjit Singh cult favourites, this song proves why Jagjit Singh is called the king of ghazals.
Movie- Prem Geet
Lamha Lamha – Abhijeet Bhattacharya
A soul-soothing song that can make your chilly, cuddled in bed evenings even more perfect.
Tu Hi Meri Shab Hai – KK
KK is one of the most versatile singers and has a very distinct quality in his voice, laced with emotions.
Bheegi Bheegi – James
Bheegi Bheegi is a beautiful song that has overpowering music and amazing lyrics.
Bheegi Si Bhagi Si – Mohit Chauhan
Another Mohit Chauhan special, this is one of those songs you can listen to at any time, and there will be a smile plastered on your face.
Bade Ache Lagte Hain – Amit Kumar
A song that is so beautifully composed and sung and has such beautiful lyrics that I am falling short of words to convince you of the absolute beauty that this song is. A definite must listen.
Movie- Balika Badhu
Piya Tu Piya – Arijit Singh, Chinmayi Sripada
A song that is so underrated and should have been more famous. Both the singers, with their melodious voices, create magic with this song.
Movie- Dongri Ka Raja
Piyu Bole – Shreya Ghoshal, Sonu Nigam
The hit pair of Sonu Nigam and Shreya Ghoshal created this evergreen song.
Laal Ishq – Arijit Singh
This song is no doubt the most beautiful and striking song of this whole album. Though the song was not released in the movie, it found its audience.
Movie- Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ramleela
Kahin To – Rashid Ali, Vasundhra Das
A song with amazing lyrics that are relatable to all.
Movie- Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na
Dil Diyan Gallan – Atif Aslam and Neha Bhasin
Atif Aslam, with his soulful voice, and never ending hits weaves magic through this song once again.
Movie- Tiger Zinda Hai
Piya Basanti Re – K.S. Chitra and Ustaad Sultan Khan
An album song has a special place in the hearts of its listeners, and it never gets old.
Ab Mujhe Raat Din – Sonu Nigam
One of the very famous albums by Sonu Nigam, this was one of the songs that paved the way to his stardom. This song is an absolute treat to the listeners.
Ahista Ahista – Pankaj Udhas
The simplicity of the song is its ultimate beauty.
Album- Stolen Moments
Main Jahaan Rahoon – Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
One of the most loved songs by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan of all time.
Movie- Namaste London
Tune Jo Na Kaha – Mohit Chauhan
Mohit Chauhan never fails to impress with his craft and always has something extraordinary in store for his listeners, like this beauty of a song.
Movie- New York
O Re Piya – Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
This song has everything that a good piece should have- lyrics, music, composition, and more.
Movie- Aaja Nachle
Abhi Abhi – KK, Arko and Shreya Ghoshal
A very soulful song with melodious music and equally beautiful lyrics.
Movie- Jism 2
Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin – Sonu Nigam
One of the most loved songs by Sonu Nigam to date.
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil – Arijit Singh
Arijit Singh sings the ultimate heartbreak song with gripping lyrics and fantastic music.
Movie- Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Channa Mereya – Arijit Singh
Now here’s a song you can sing at your ex’s wedding. Haha, jokes apart, this song is loved for its lyrics and the emotions it elicits.
Movie- Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Bonus Song- I have saved the best for the last
Samjhawan – Arijit Singh and Alia Bhatt
This song will satisfy your soul in a way you could never dream of. It’s there to listen to in both female and male version along with duo.
Movie- Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya
Singer- Arijit Singh and Alia Bhatt
No matter how hard I try, some songs will be left behind. This is a list of some of my favourite songs. Do let me know your favourites in the comment section below, or mention which songs you think you should have cut.
In the meantime, if ever you feel the need to feed your soul, come back to this article, or make a playlist with these songs and let it take over you.