15 Best Songs About A Crush, To Share With Your Special One

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Listening to songs about a crush can help when you feel those romantic feelings kicking in. The butterflies in the stomach, the pounding of the heart, the racing pulses, and the involuntary smile on your face that appears when you think about your crush is a beautiful feeling. Locking eyes with that person and someone calling their name in front of you makes everything magical. But often, people find it difficult to express their feelings about their crushes. So, we bring you a curated list of romantic songs that you can listen to while thinking about them and share with your special one.

15 Songs About Crushes When You Have Romantic Feelings

While you run out of words to express your feelings, the crush songs make you feel why you want that someone so madly. Tune in to this amazing playlist of love songs thinking about your special person.

Songs About A Girl Crush

Thinking about that cute girl you have a crush on? Ignite the beautiful feeling with these love songs.

1. One Thing

The true feelings for a crush have been perfectly described in the song ‘One Thing’ composed and sung by One Direction in 2011. This song depicts how it feels when you meet your crush for the first time. Your heart skips a beat, it gets frozen, it’s hard to breathe, and there are myriad of feelings to explain.

Something’s gotta give now

‘Cause I’m dying just to make you see

That I need you here with me now

‘Cause you’ve got that one thing

 2. I Like Me Better

Think about your crush and listen to this lovely song sung by Lauv in 2017. There is always a special person who brings out the best version of you. You feel complete and happy without any reason when she is around you. If this is your story, check this song out.

To be young and in love in New York City (in New York City)

To not know who I am but still know that I’m good long as you’re here with me

3.  Smile

Cherish the lovey-dovey moments with your crush by playing this beautiful song by Uncle Kracker in the year 2009. It is all about the lovely experiences that you have after meeting your crush.

You make me smile like the sun

Fall out of bed, sing like a bird

Dizzy in my head, spin like a record

Crazy on a Sunday night

4.  Crush

Sung by David Archuleta in 2008, this classic song explains the feelings when your crush first hits you. It is confusing, you feel your heart aching, and you struggle to figure it out.

I hung up the phone tonight

Something happened for the first time

Deep inside

It was a rush

5. Wanted

Recorded by Hunter Hayes in the year 2012, this romantic song is a must to dedicate to your girl. When you long for the presence of your crush and can’t wait to hold her hand forever, play this song.

Like everythin’ that’s green, girl, I need you

But it’s more than one and one makes two

Put aside the math and the logic of it

You gotta know you’re wanted too

Songs About A Boy Crush

Here are some popular songs to groove to when you feel for the guy you never want to take your eyes off.

6.  Shower

The 2014’s hit by Becky G is a beautiful portrayal of the feelings one has for a crush. The world seems brighter and livelier. You feel the magical power of love. Everything seems colorful, and you feel like singing and dancing in the shower.

Well, you’re the reason why

I’m dancing in the mirror and singing in the shower

7.  All I can do

This lovely song came out in 2002 was sung by Jump 5, a Christian teen pop group. It’s all about the powerful attraction when you see the special person in front of you.

It’s like I got nothing to do but think about you

I’ve got all the time in the world

If you look in my heart you’ll know from the start

That’s it’s all I can do not to think about you

8.  Kiss me more

Sung by Doja Cat in 2021, ‘Kiss me more’ depicts the girls’ longing for their crush in every way. It especially focuses on the physical desire of a relationship.

Can you kiss me more?

We’re so young, boy

We ain’t got nothin’ to lose, oh, oh

It’s just principle

9.  Holiday

Just like the song’s name, your normal life transforms into a long holiday when love hits you hard. Your world turns upside down; everything looks so new and lively. Tune to this beautiful song by Little Mix that came out in 2020.

Can we make it all night?

We don’t stop, all up on my body, babe, ooh

Touch me like a summer night, you feel like a holiday, ooh

10. Hands to myself

Listen to this popular song of 2015 by Selena Gomez that depicts the feelings when two individuals fall in love with each other.

Can’t keep my hands to myself

No matter how hard I’m trying to

I want you all to myself

Your metaphorical gin and juice

Songs about secret crush

It’s heartbreaking to find out that the person you have a crush on is committed to another person. Listen to these tracks about a secret crush and heal yourself.

11.  You belong with me

This country-pop music by Taylor Swift was released in 2009. The song revolves around a woman who loves her crush despite the guy being in another relationship.

If you could see that I’m the one

Who understands you

Been here all along

So, why can’t you see?

You belong with me

You belong with me

12.  Things I’ll never say

Send this nostalgic song by Avril Lavigne to your crush when you are short of words. The song, Released in 2002, ‘Things I’ll never say’ tells the story of a girl who could not express her feelings to the man she loved.

I want to see you go down

On one knee

Marry me today

Guess, I’m wishing my life away

With these things I’ll never say

13.  Just the way you are

Released in 2010, this song was sung by Bruno Mars, a Hawaiian singer. The song tells the story of Bruno, who has a crush on a girl. In his eyes, even the simple things about that girl seem perfect.

And when you smile

The whole world stops and stares for a while

‘Cause girl, you’re amazing

Just the way you are

14.  Teardrops on my guitar

‘Teardrops on my guitar’, sung by Taylor Swift in 2006, is all about being friend-zoned and having to see your crush with someone else.

He’s the reason for the teardrops on my guitar

The only thing that keeps me wishing on a wishing star

He’s the song in the car I keep singing, don’t know why I do

15.  Treat you better

‘Treat you better’ is a smash hit track by Shawn Mendes released in 2016. This song depicts the story of a guy and a girl who is in an unhealthy relationship. He finds it hard to express his feelings to her, but it is the only way to get her.

I know I can treat you better than he can

And any girl like you deserves a gentleman

Tell me why are we wasting time

On all your wasted crying

So, next time when your heart pounds for your crush, tune in to these beautiful songs about crushes. Spark the feelings by the magic of music and cherish each moment with grace.

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Shikha Thakur

Shikha is a writer-turned-associate editor at MomJunction. Her core interest lies in writing articles that guide couples through their courtship to marriage and parenthood. She also specializes in baby names. Being a postgraduate in Human Resources, she likes understanding people and their relationships. This reflects in her relationship articles, where she deals with both the rosy and the grey side... more