Share an Uplifting Song

“Music is love in search of a word.” – Sidney Lanier
Senior man and younger man share LP records

How do you feel when your favorite song comes on the radio or playlist? Maybe it’s unexpected delight, comfort and happiness – or even a sudden burst of empowerment. 

Start the week off on a good note by sharing a favorite song or song lyrics with a senior friend or relative. Here are some thoughtful suggestions — just to get you started.

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye
Hallelujah – Jeff Buckley
Three Little Birds – Bob Marley and the Wailers
Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey
Live Like You Were Dying – Tim McGraw
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Celebration – Kool & The Gang
God Only Knows – The Beach Boys
I Got You – James Brown
Down to the River to Pray – Alison Krauss


Did you know...


Music is often referred to as the best medicine. It has the ability to take us to our past, cope with grief and sadness and bring us to a different place with just a few short measures. It can even help with cognitive issues and ease physical pain.