100 Greatest Love Songs

Romantic, Passionate, Beautiful, Special

Following is a list of the 100 greatest love songs as according to Beautiful-love-quotes.com. The romantic songs listed here had to meet any of the following criteria:

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  • Romantic
  • Set the mood for making love
  • Stir emotions of love, desire, and/or happiness
  • Have a sexy sultry or romantic rhythm
  • Beautifully written and sang
  • A lovely expression of love

There are love songs and there are special love songs. These are some of my favorites. You'll find a vast variety of beautiful love songs across many genres of music. However, I have to tell you....I most appreciate love songs that are romantic while stirring desire, passion, and love; so you'll find many of those here.

These 100 greatest love songs are being shared with you for a very obvious reason. I want you to savor those romantic songs and words that appeal to you and then share them with your sweetheart. Remember, never underestimate the power of the lyrics here. These love words are powerful, as well as a treasure to behold.

Lastly, if it's not already on my list of the 100 greatest love songs, I invite and encourage you to join in and share your favorite love song. It'll be your contribution to lovers everywhere who strive to keep the sparks and passion flying.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Falling in Love


The Closer I Get To You - Beyonce - This love song flows so nice. It's the music that really moves you to feel. While this is a remake, it's beautifully done. Following is a sample of these romantic lyrics: The closer I get to you, the more you make me see; by giving me all you've got, your love has captured me.

The Closer I Get to You - Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway - This is the first version of this romantic song that made me fall in love with the lovely words. This page is filled with so many more great love songs featuring incredible romantic words.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Expressing Love

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(Everything I Do) I Do it For You - Bryan Adams - I love the way love is expressed via this romantic song. Enjoy these sample romantic lyrics: Now you know you're in love when you can connect with this love song. Enjoy these romantic words from an amazingly beautiful song. Look into my eyes - you will see; What you mean to me. Search your heart - search your soul; And when you find me there you'll search no more.

Always And Forever - Heatwave - This love song is an oldie, but goody. Sometimes we need to dig deep to find just the right love words to express how we feel. Enjoy this sample:

Always and forever; each moment with you; is just like a dream to me; that somehow came true. And I know tomorrow; will still be the same' cause we've got a life of love; that won't ever change.

So Amazing - Luther Vandross - I'm a true Luther fan. He's sung some really great love songs over the years. Following is a sample of romantic words that might be just what you need in order to express how you feel for your special someone.

Love has truly been good to me; not even one sad day, or minute have I had since you've come my way. I hope you know; I'd gladly go; anywhere you'd take me. It's so amazing to be loved. I'd follow you to the moon in the sky above.

If This World Were Mine - Luther Vandross and Cherlynn - This classic is another of my favorites. These romantic words tell why: If this world were mine; I would place at your feet; all that I own; you've been so good to me. If this world were mine; I'd give the flowers the birds and the bees. And it'd be your love beside me that would be all I need. If this world were mine; I'd give anything.

You Are So Beautiful - Joe Cocker - This love song is from one of my favorite romantic movies Officer and a Gentleman. Take a glimpse of these fabulous love words: You're everything I hoped for; you're everything I need. You are so wonderful to me.

Somebody Loves You Baby - Patti LaBelle - I'm a huge Patti Labelle fan. That powerful voice of hers has a way of drawing the emotions right out of you. Imagine the following romantic lyrics sung with strong emotions: I woke up one morning with you on my mind. No matter what I did, I couldn't stop thinking about you. ...I'm under your spell. I don't want to break free.

You Got A way - Shania Twain - This is a great love song to let someone know how much his/her affection inspires and fills you up. Check out these love words: You've got a way it seems. You gave me faith to find my dreams. You'll never know just what that means. Can't you see.....you got a way with me. It's in the way you want me. It's in the way you hold me. The way you show me just what love's made of. It's in the way we make love. Whew!

Everytime I Close My Eyes - BabyFace - Here is a great crooner. Babyface has graced us with some great love songs. This is one of my favorites of his. Aren't these words romantic? Every time I close my eyes I thank the Lord that I've go you. And you've got me too. And every time I think of it I pinch myself cause I don't believe it's true.....that someone like you....loves me too.

With You - Tony Terry - This is another favorite of mine. I just love everything about this romantic song. Here are a few words of the lyrics I want to share with you: When I'm with you, I hear a sound; that makes me laugh and smile and sing to you. When I'm with you, I feel so free, I feel that love is going to take control of me.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Expressing Love

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Groovy Kind of Love - Phil Collins - Who doesn't love Phil Collins? His voice is soothing and beautiful. Here are some of the love words to a great song: When I'm feeling blue, all I have to do; is take a look at you; then I'm not so blue. when you're close to me; I can feel your heart beat. I can hear you breathing in my ear. Wouldn't you agree? Baby you can me, got a groovy kind of love.

All My Life - KC and JoJo - Simply stated. This is a beautiful song with beautiful love lyrics. Check these out: All my life, I prayed for someone like you. And I thank God...that I...that I finally found you.

This Very Moment - KC and JoJo - This song makes me feel happy and glad to be in a relationship. These are some sweet love words as follows: It's so unbelievable. I'll never let you go. My heart is yours for keeps. This very moment.

Lady in My Life - Michael Jackson - Just about everyone has heard of M.J. He's made some great music. However, this is probably one of my favorites. His voice is fantastic in this love song. Here is a sample of the love lyrics: There'll be no darkness tonight. Lady, our love will shine, lighting the light. Just put your trust in my heart. And meet me in paradise. Now is the time. You're every wonder in this world to me. A treasure time won't steal away.

Breathe - Faith Hill - Here is a sample of some magical romantic lyrics: I can feel the magic floating in the air. Being with you gets me that way. I watch the sunlight dance across your face and I've.....Never been this swept away.

All my thoughts just seem to settle on the breeze. When I'm lying wrapped up in your arms. The whole world just fades away. The only thing I hear..... Is the beating of your heart.

Faithfully - Journey - Aren't these love words beautiful? I'm still yours; I'm forever yours; Ever yours; faithfully.

I Just Called to Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder - Now these love lyrics are saying something we all should do. Check it out: I just called, to say, I love you. I just called, to say, how much I care. Yes, I deo.

I Need You - LeAnn Rimes - I strongly encourage you to listen to this lovely love song. The voice and the lyrics are beyond lovely. Here's a sample: I need you like water, like breath, like rain. I need you like mercy from heaven's gate. There's a freedom in your arms, that carries me through. I need you.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Wedding Favorites

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Always - Atlantic Start - Some romantic songs are simply classics. Always is one such song. Enjoy the following love words.

.....we both know, that our love will grow; And forever it will be you and me. Ooh your like is sun, chasing all the rain away. When you come around you bring a brighter day. You're the perfect one; for me and you forever we'll be....and I will love you so for always.

Here and Now - Luther Vandross - this song has become a wedding favorite as well. Take a look at these romantic love words to understand why:

I look in your eyes and there I see, what happiness really means. The love that we share makes life so sweet. Together we'll always be. This pledge of love feels so right; and, ooh, I need you.

100 Greatest Love Songs

That First Meeting


The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Roberta Flack - This love song is poetry to music. It's simply beautiful - the words, the voice, and the music. What a great expression of love. Check out these romantic words:

The first time ever I saw your face
I thought the sun rose in your eyes
And the moon and stars were the gifts you gave
To the dark and the empty skies, my love,
To the dark and the empty skies.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Upbeat and Fun


Don't You Know That - Luther Vandross - Not every great love song needs to be smooth, mellow, and sultry to do the trick. Fun, upbeat love songs can create some delicious encounters starting from a place of smiles and humor. This is one of my favorite love songs that make me feel happy.

I don't make no promises I can't keep. And I promised myself that I'd love you forever. How many times must I say that.For you to understand the real thing.

Without a doubt, you are my sweetest inspiration. Don't you know that? Don't you know that?

100 Greatest Love Songs

Simply Beautiful


I Write A Song For You - Earth, Wind, and Fire - I adore this song. In all honesty, it is the music and wonderful voice. However, the words ain't nothing to sneeze at, either. Here's a sample: Love is a symphony, hearts in one melody. Cause I write a song for you, you write a song for me. We write a song of love.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Love Making Music

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These are some seriously sensual or down and dirty love songs that will definitely put you in the mood for a little hanky panky.

  • Ohhh Baby Baby - Smokey Robinson
  • Rain - SWV
  • Turn Off The Lights - Teddy Pendergrass
  • I'll Make Love to You - Boyz to Men
  • Red Light Special - TLC
  • Let's Get It On - Marvin Gaye
  • Sexual Healing - Marvin Gaye
  • Nice and Slow - Usher
  • Between the Sheets - Isley Brothers
  • Do Me Baby - Meli'sa Morgan
  • The Secret Garden - Barry White and Quincy Jones

100 Greatest Love Songs

It In for The Long Haul


Swear It Again - Westlife - I love this beautiful song, because it reaffirms a love commitment in spite of the challenges. Who wouldn't want this kind of commitment? Here are a few of the words: Who ever told you I was letting go? Of the only joy that I have ever know.....Girl, they were lying. ...you should know this love we share was never made to die. I'm glad we're on this one way street just you and I. Just you and I.

100 Greatest Love Songs

Overcoming Relationship Turmoil and Problems


This I Promise You - NSync - Okay, I admit it. I am an NSync fan. This group made a couple of really great love songs. This is one of them. Check this out: when the visions about you, bring tears to your eyes. When all that surrounds you, are secrets and lies. I'll be your strength. I'll give you hope...keeping your faith when it's gone. The one you should call, was standing her all along.

So far, have you picked up on the amazing secret? Okay, if you haven't....here it is. These 100 greatest love songs house a treasure of romantic love words. All at your disposal and ready to use on your Sweetheart. How lucky is that?

100 Greatest Love Songs

More Great Songs

35 - 44

Well, to round out the Beautiful-Love-Quotes list of the top 100 greatest love songs, I've listed the rest below. Each and everyone love song, with romantic love lyrics are amazing and waiting for your to take advantage of. Here they are:

  • When You Love Someone - Bryan Adams
  • I Swear - All 4 One
  • My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion
  • When I Fall In Love - Nat King Cole
  • Have You Ever Been In Love - Celine Dion
  • Valentine - Martina McBride
  • Save the Best for Last - Vanessa Williams
  • Loving You - Minnie Rippleton
  • I Could Not Ask For More - Edwin McCain
  • I'll Be - Edwin McCain

100 Greatest Love Songs

More Great Songs

45 - 54

  • Tonight I Celebrate My Love for You - Roberta Flack and Peabo Bryson
  • Making Love - Robert Flack
  • Ribbon In The Sky - Stevie Wonder
  • Your Smile - Rene and Angela
  • For Your Eyes Only - Sheena Easton
  • For You - Kenny Lattimore
  • With You I'm Born Again - Billy Preston and Syreeta Wright
  • If Only You Knew - Patti LaBelle
  • Lady - Kenny Rogers
  • Truly - Lionel Richie

100 Greatest Love Songs

More Great Songs

55 - 64

  • Inseparable - Natalie Cole
  • Love of My Life - Brian McKnight
  • Everything - Brian McKnight
  • Shower Me With Your Love - Surface
  • I'll Give All My Love to You - Keith Sweat
  • Made to Love You - Gerald Levert
  • Beautiful As You - All 4 One
  • No One Else Comes Close - BackStreet Boys
  • Moment Like This - Kelly Clarkson
  • Have You Ever - Brandy

100 Greatest Love Songs

More Great Songs

65 - 74

  • For You I Will - Monica
  • Angle Mine - Monica
  • Why I Love So Much - Monica
  • Beauty and the Beast - Celine Dion and Peabo Bryson
  • This Love Is Forever - Howard Hewitt
  • Sunshine - Alexander O'Neal
  • Lost In Love - Air Supply
  • Don't Change - Musiq
  • A Smile Like Yours - Natalie Cole
  • Endless Love - Lionel Richie and Dianna Ross

100 Greatest Love Songs

More Great Songs

75 - 84

  • Because You Love Me - Celine Dion
  • Without You - Mariah Carey
  • Now and Forever - Richard Marx
  • Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me - Gladys Knight and the Pips
  • All The Man I Need - Whitney Houston
  • Let's Stay Together - Al Green
  • The Rose - Bette Midler
  • I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
  • Love Me Tender - Elvis Presley
  • Hero - Enrique Iglesias

100 Greatest Love Songs

More Great Songs

85 - 100

  • Still - Brian McKnight
  • My Cheri Amour - Stevie Wonder
  • By Your Side - Sade
  • I'll Be There For You - Bon Jovi
  • Baby, I Love Your Way - Peter Frampton
  • Love Lift Us Up Where We Belong - Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes
  • Can You Feel The Love Tonight - Elton John
  • Have I Told You Lately - Rod Stewart
  • Dreaming of You - Selena
  • I Believe In You and Me - Whitney Houston
  • I'm So Into You - Peabo Bryson
  • One In A Million - Larry Graham
  • Three Times a Lady - Lionel Richie
  • Right Here Waiting - Richard Marx
  • This Will Be - Natalie Cole

Well, I hope you have enjoyed this collection of the 100 greatest love songs as according to this site. Why not explore our collection of the top 10 romantic songs?. Also never underestimate the power of beautiful romantic lyrics. You can find some of the most romantic words below.

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