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Best Sunset Songs Ever Released

Photograph of the blog post author, Georgia Carter

Georgia Carter


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Whether you dream of watching a sunset on the beach or just want to feel that sense of calm, sunset songs do just that. Relax and let us take you through the best sunset songs ever released. Now, where’s my mai tai? 

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What Is A Sunset Song?

A sunset song is a type of song that typically evokes feelings of peace, nostalgia, and serenity, often using lyrics and melodies that are inspired by the beauty of a sunset. It is music meant to be enjoyed while watching the sunset, often with a sense of calm and relaxation.

What Are The Best Sunset Songs?

We have whittled it to the top 10 sunset songs. So let’s get started. 

Sunset Boulevard by Glenn Close

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Golden Hour by Kacey Musgraves

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Sundown by Gordon Lightfoot

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Love Like A Sunset Pt. 2 by Phoenix 

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Two Suns In The Sunset by Pink Floyd

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Sunset by Kid Ink

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Here Comes The Sun by The Beatles

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Sunrise by Norah Jones

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Setting Sun by The Chemical Brothers

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Closing Thoughts

I don’t know about you, but I feel a sense of calm after having listened to a few of these songs mentioned here today. What about you? Maybe it has inspired you to write your own? A sunset song is special because it captures the beauty and emotion of the moment. The lyrics often evoke feelings while the music can be soothing and calming. The combination of the two can create a powerful and memorable experience. 


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