FlourishAnyway believes there is a playlist for just about any situation and is on a mission to unite and entertain the world through song. Lovers come and go from our lives, but their impact can be felt even years later.
We've bared our souls, our bodies, our pasts as well as our hopes for the future to them. And then they end up as sudden strangers or strained acquaintances.
Struggling to accept such a loss and eventually move on can send you on a rollercoaster of emotions. Songs about needing to move on, you may try to deny
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You may feel confused as you vacillate between attraction and anger. Or you may express sad reminiscence, acceptance of your loss and a desire to find new love. The more brazen of us may even thank our exes for breaking our hearts because we weren't right for one another anyway. Wherever you are in the struggle to forget an ex-lover, here's a playlist of pop, rock, and country songs to let you know that you're not alone. This is a heart wrenching song. Whatever ghosts and demons the narrator in this country song has, they helped him wreak havoc on his relationship.
He has finally let go of the blame, regret and guilt. Having lost everything that is important to him, he finds strength and hope in moving on. Take this, boyfriend! Full of rowdy spirit, this catchy pop song involves the narrator thanking a former lover of four years for breaking her heart.
Without him, she wouldn't be the strong, happy person she is now:. Shout out to my ex, you're really quite the man. You made my heart break, and that made me who I am. Here's to my ex. Hey, look at me now. Well, I'm all the way up; I swear you'll never, you'll never bring me down. The narrator in this country song has run into an old lover in a bar tonight, and he's not about to let her know that she still
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He's willing to drink to a good country song, a buddy he hasn't seen in years, or a hard work at week. I don't care that you done me wrong 'Cause I've already moved on I don't care what his name is Girl it is what it is.
I won't waste a dime Or the bartender's time Trying to catch a buzz over the thought of us. In this pop ballad fromboth partners are having trouble putting their broken relationship behind them. While one of them has found a new partner and is making small steps to try to heal, his ex ruminates in her emotional wounds:.
I hate you, I love you, I hate that I love you. Don't want to but I can't put nobody else you. This makes me want to shake her and tell her, " Girl, you stop it right now! Get yourself to the gym and make yourself the hottest ex-girlfriend that boy has ever had.
Don't go looking for the chick in this country song to shed tears over her ex. She knows that sometimes it's necessary to burn a bridge. That's my kinda lady! Tired of put-downs and being strung along, she's decided she is DONE.
I'm through, with you You're one bridge I'd like to burn Scatter the ashes, smash Songs about needing to move on urn I'm through with you The narrator in this pop song is so completely over her ex. He blew his once chance with her, and now he is out of sight out of mind. Strong and sassy, she feels like she Songs about needing to move on breathe for the first time and is finally realizing her potential.
In other words, " Thanks for breaking up with me. You did me a freaking favor. Under the influence, the narrator of this pop song has lost his inhibitions.
He calls his former partner to unleash some candor her way. Although he is still stuck in the emotionally, his ex-girlfriend has found someone new. However, her new flame can't love her better than he does:.
The young woman in this rock song has a serious dark streak. She was left heartbroken and mentally
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However, his tears and regret now make her smile. Can you imagine being her next beau? If you're guessing that Blake Shelton wrote this country song with ex-wife Miranda Lambert in mind, he's already acknowledged that. In it, the narrator reflects on past relationship, wondering where his ex-partner is and what she is doing.
She was always the wild and free type. He still thinks of her and imagines it's mutual. I'm not sure I'd give him the satisfaction of knowing that. One moment you're lovers, and then it's over. Before you know it, the love of your life is just somebody that you used to know. They block you on Facebook. Unfollow you on Instagram. It gets all weird. The guy in this pop ballad hung on to his ex's assurance that they could still be friends. But maybe he was too clingy.
She changed her number, had her friends retrieve her last remaining stuff. It's left him still grieving. Yep, this one's going to hurt for a long time, especially because he seems like the sensitive type. Forget about being all mature about a breakup. In this song, the narrator makes a number of wishes for her ex-lover and his new partner.
Songs about needing to move on that his current sweetheart:. In this pop song, Adele informs her ex-lover that all past transgressions are forgiven. She accepts responsibility for her part of the relationship gone wrong in addition to casting Songs about needing to move on on him. Instead of feeling jealousy towards her ex's new partner, she wishes the couple well and makes it clear she's only looking forward. Oh, the drunk dial. The guy in this pop song is fine all day long.
But in the evenings, he downs a few drinks, knows he should just sleep it off, but can't resist calling his ex-girlfriend around midnight. The next morning, he can't even recall exactly what he said, but he has a sinking feeling it's not good.
In this song, friends of the narrator know better than to bring up his ex-lover's name. All of his thoughts lead back to her. He wonders who she's with, who's loving her, whether she thinks of him, and if she's happy. But then he wrestles with whether he really wants to know the answers. Seeing a high school boyfriend's wedding photo in the local newspaper has sparked old memories for the woman in this country She recalls their teenage dreams and the adventures they shared, then contrasts that with the image of the grown up, newly married man.
I got the first kiss and she'll get the last. She's got the future and I got the past. I got the class ring, she got the diamond and wedding band. I got the boy and she got the man. The heartsick narrator in this song from believed his life was perfect when he was with his girlfriend, but now he is constantly reminded of what is missing from his life.
Although he has tried to wipe her from his memory, he finds that he needs her. The narrator in this funny song has an ex-boyfriend who was a player, so now she lets him know that she was she was never all that into him anyway. She doesn't appreciate his lying, he's not as hot as he thinks he is, and she certainly doesn't wish him well. What do you do when your honey ditches you for someone with more flash and money?
The narrator's love interest was a gold digger and has left him for someone for a Ferrari and a lot more Benjamins. Next time, pick a girl who isn't quite as shallow. The narrator in this pop song is so She doesn't understand how mutual promises and expressions of emotion could simply be gone now:.
You said you loved me, I said I loved you back What happened to that? What happened to that?
Songs about needing to move on All your promises and all them plans we had What happened to that? This narrator in this classic rock song has been left by the woman he loves.
He hears others talk about her and struggles with the memories. Turn up the volume and show him or her that you're (finally) moving on. time he cheats, it won't be on [you]” is all the satisfaction you need. You need a sick beat to help put metal on the peddle. These 10 dance songs about moving on and letting go cover every stage of the break. When you need to hear it: When you need a three minute reminder of why things and why it's time to move the hell on and never look.