International Day of Happiness : Songs That Will Make You Feel Happy

Apparently today is the International Day of Happiness, a day created by the United Nations in 2012 and, currently trending on almost every single social media site imaginable!

Besides just being a good excuse to post brightly colored images with fun quotes on them, International Day of Happiness was created to “recognize the relevance of happiness and well-being as universal goals and aspirations in the lives of human beings around the world”.  Through it, the United Nations invites all other organizations and individuals to observe the International Day of Happiness in an appropriate manner, including through education and public awareness-raising activities.

Here we give you a list of songs to add to any playlist that are sure to put a smile on your face!

Happy – Pharrell Williams

Nice Day – Persephone’s Bees

Shiny Happy People – R.E.M

Dance the Way I Feel – Ou Est Le Swimming Pool

Don’t Worry Be Happy – Bobby McFerrin

L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N – Noah and the Whale

We Turn It Up – Oh Land

Beautiful Day – U2

Smiley Faces – Gnarles Barkley

I Feel Good – James Brown

Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen

It Could Be Wonderful – ChungKing