No matter how much you love to be a freelance writer and how talented you are – you need to get inspiration from somewhere. Some people find inspiration in nature; others find inspiration in art and architecture. But most writers agree that the best source of inspiration is music.
In this article, you will find the top 40 songs to listen to. Add them to your playlist and boost your creativity today.
The most common reason why freelance writers lose inspiration is problems in personal life. When a writer is unhappy, he doesn’t want to work. He has no desire to create a masterpiece. But fortunately, good music can fix it.
There are lots of songs about happiness over there. So if you feel sad and want to listen to the song that will cheer you up – you have plenty of choices.
Here are five great songs that will lift your mood:
1. Happy by Pharrell Williams
2. Don’t worry, be happy by Bobby McFerrin
3. If you wanna be happy by Jimmy Soul
4. Tightrope by Janelle Monáe and Big Boi
5. Happy together by The turtles
Songs to energize your morning
As a freelancer, you can work in the morning, in the afternoon, or at night – you can schedule your day in the way you like. However, it’s highly likely that you prefer to get your job done in the first part of the day to spend more time with friends and family who work 9-to-5.
“Most freelancers can’t put themselves into work mode as soon as they wake up. And they tend to procrastinate until the afternoon. To improve the performance, the freelancer should find a way to energize his morning and start the day in the most effective way,” says Kristine Larson, an editor at TrustMyPaper.
We offer you to listen to the following songs in order to make positive changes to your morning routine:
1. Kontihene by Aketesia
2. A dey mad by R2Bees
3. Wo ho Kyere by Daddy Lumba
4. Swagger by Ruff n Smooth
5. Most Original by Stonebwoy
If you work hard day by day, you may experience burnout. It may happen that you will lose interest in freelance writing. But don’t panic! It’s temporal, and it happens to all writers. Your love for writing will get back once you get enough rest or start listening to the right song.
If you find it challenging to cope with work overload, listen to the following beautiful motivational songs. Get inspiration to make one more step and complete your writing project.
1. Run the world by Beyoncé
2. Stronger by Kanye West
3. Fight song by Rachel Platten
4. You Gotta Be by Des’ree
5. Survivor by Destiny’s child
If you have just started new romantic relationships (or if you have just broken up), it may be challenging for you to concentrate on writing. In this case, you should try to listen to romantic songs about happy (or unhappy) love. It will allow you to reveal your feeling and find the inspiration you are looking for.
Do you want to listen to romantic songs that will make you cry? Take a look at the following “top five” list:
Do you have two passions in life: writing and dancing? Then you should try to find inspiration for your writings in dancing hits. Here are five songs that you should listen to right now:
Dancing songs will make you want to dance and to move, and that’s a good thing. If you do simple movements or exercises during your short breaks, it will help to relax your shoulders and your back. As a consequence, it will improve your well-being, your mood, and your creativity.
If you work as an academic writer at writing agencies like BestEssayEducation and SupremeDissertations, Studicus and GrabMyEssay then dancing hits and romantic songs will not work for you. Can you guess why? Because these songs will distract you.
To find inspiration, you should choose the songs with simple lyrics, so it will be easier for you to concentrate on your work. Here are a few good examples of relaxing songs:
1. Metanfo byBisaKdei
2. Halo by Beyoncé
3. All of me by John Legend
4. Guda by Kirani AYAT
5. Lengae by Robin Hogarth
The Best Reggae Songs
If you love everything about reggae – you should listen to reggae songs while writing. These songs are both relaxing and energizing, and they will be a great source of inspiration for you.
Here are five reggae hits that you must add to your playlist today:
1. Illusions by Sheriff Ghale
2. One love by Bob Marley
3. You don’t love me by Dawn Penn
4. Do the Reggay by Toots and the Maytals
5. Oh Carolina by Shaggy
The Best Hip Hop Songs
Naturally, if you prefer hip hop over reggae, you should focus on hip hop songs. Listen to various songs about money and death, sex and love, friendship and depression – and you will easily find new ideas for your future writing works.
I highly recommend you to add the following hits to your playlist:
Feel free to add all the songs mentioned in this article to your playlist. Or create your own playlist that perfectly appeals to your taste. Listen to music regularly, and you will boost your performance and take your freelance business to a brand new level. Let music change your life for better!