Romance comes in many forms, and the language of love can be translated in many ways. Sometimes, it takes shape as a candlelit dinner for two, sometimes, you just need to play some appropriately romantic soundtrack if you can't find the right words to say because romance is incomplete without music. If you are trying to find the perfect songs to add to your playlist for your Valentine date, we've curated a list of the 10 romantic love songs of all time. These amazing and beautiful love songs will always remind you what it's like to fall in love and be with that special someone.
1. Wonderful Tonight - Aeric Clapton
Aeric Clapton wrote "Wonderful Tonight" in 1976 while waiting for his girlfriend (and future wife) Pattie Boyd to get ready for a night out to attend Paul McCartney's annual Buddy Holly party. It was included on Clapton's 1977 album Slowhand.
Lyrics of Love: “I feel wonderful because I see the love light in your eyes. And the wonder of it all is that you just don't realize how much I love you”
2. Perfect - Ed Sheeran
This song is as beautiful as it is simple. Ed Sheeran wrote this song for his wife, whom he knew from childhood and then reconnected later in life. And it is the 4th single from Ed Sheeran's album "÷".
Lyrics of Love: “I found a love for me Oh darling, just dive right in and follow my lead. Well, I found a girl, beautiful and sweet”
3. All of Me - John Legend
“All of Me" is the third single from and sixth track on John Legend's album Love in the Future (2013). This is one of the most beautiful love songs ever composed. 'All of me loves all of you' - this song is really about true love and unconditional love.
Lyrics of Love: “Cause all of me Loves all of you Love your curves and all your edges All your perfect imperfections”
4. When You Say Nothing at All - Keith Whitley
Keith Whitley was one of the greatest things to happen to country music. Written by the talented songwriting team of Paul Overstreet and Don Schlitz, “When You Say Nothing at All” was his signature song.
Lyrics of Love: “It's amazing how you can speak right to my heart Without saying a word you can light up the dark”
5. Can't Take My Eyes Off of You - Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
"Can't Take My Eyes off You" is a single written by Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio, recorded and released in 1967. This song was among Frankie Valli's biggest hits and reaching No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 for a week.
Lyrics of Love: “You’re just too good to be true Can't take my eyes off of you”
6. I Run to You - Lady Antebellum
"I Run to You" is a song by American country music group Lady Antebellum, which was released on January 26, 2009, as the third and final single from the group's self-titled debut album.
Lyrics of Love: “And our love's the only truth That's why I run to you”
7. Love Story - Taylor Swift
“Love Story” was written by Taylor Swift about a relationship she was having back then when she was 17 years old and was released in September 2008.
Lyrics of Love: “Marry me Juliet. You'll never have to be alone. I love you and that's all I really know.”
8. I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
“I will Always Love You” was the lead single of The Bodyguard: The Original Soundtrack. It will forever be remembered as an unforgettable classic sang by the legendary singer Whitney Houston.
Lyrics of Love: “I hope life treats you kind And I hope you have all you've dreamt of”
9. Make You Feel My Love - Adele
There are several versions of this song by several different artists. Originally by Bob Dylan, covered by Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, and Adele. The Adele version is very touching and moving. You will blow away by her cover of the Bob Dylan song.
Lyrics of Love: “When the rain is blowing in your face and the whole world is on your case, I could offer you a warm embrace To make you feel my love”
10. Realize - Colbie Caillat
"Realize" is a song by American singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat, released 29 January 2008 on Universal Republic. It is a song that sings of having feelings for a best friend.
Lyrics of Love: “If you just realize what I just realized then we'd be perfect for each other and we'd never find another”
Find more sweet romantic songs below.
My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion
Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars
A Thousand Miles - Vanessa Carlton
Young and Beautiful - Lana Del Rey
Wildest Dreams - Taylor Swift
Us Against the World – Coldplay
I Will Always Love You - Dolly Parton
Die with You - Beyoncé