Have you ever had those days where you cannot see the light at the end of a tunnel? When each and everything works against you and the negative energy build up, about to burst in a moment?
Yes, I am talking about a bad day, the kind you wrote essays on in school. Imagine having fought with your best friend, going late to work, missing an important presentation, tripping while bringing coffee, your partner fighting over small things…the list goes on and you cannot deal with it. Well, music has got your back.
Do you listen to the same 10 songs on your phone in loop? Are you the kind that needs new music often or need to stick to a playlist, then you should definitely go by your stars. Don’t believe me? Just take a minute to notice the similarities in choice of books, taste in fashion, or even the favourite dishes of people who share the same zodiac sign. If you look close, you’ll find similar personality traits too! So what makes you think that they will not like the same song? Stop wasting time on various apps or trying to find great music on YouTube.
If you believe in astrology, here’s a list of songs that will definitely help you get through a tough time:
1. Aries: “Black” By Pearl Jam
You are an aries if you are born between March 21 – April 19. Being the first sign in the zodiac, you are almost always bursting with energy. You are determined and have the courage to follow things through. You belong to the element of fire and have a dynamic personality. Your song has to be fierce and rough. “Black” by Pearl Jam is just what you need.
2. Taurus: “Brick” By Ben Folds Five
Born between April 20 – May 20, Taurus belongs to the element of earth. You are strong, grounded and realistic. Sometimes you can become tired of being the pillar everyone leans on and need a moment to breathe. “Brick” by Ben Folds Five will echo your feelings.
3. Gemini: “With Or Without You” By U2
If your birthday in between May 21 – June 20, you are a gemini. Belonging to the element of air, you are often indecisive. You can be fierce and gentle. “With Or Without You” By U2 in just what you need.
4. Cancer: “Back To Black” By Amy Winehouse
Born between June 21 – July 22, you belong to the element of water. Tenacity is your strength and you are undoubtedly intense. “Back To Black” By Amy Winehouse will give you the vibes you require.
5. Leo: “Time After Time” By Cyndi Lauper
Born between July 23 – August 22, you are born a leader. You are dominant yet warm just like the element of fire. You meet people who may not live upto your high ideals, “Time After Time” By Cyndi Lauper in perfect for you.
6. Virgo: “Hallelujah” Jeff Buckley
If your birthday is between August 23 – September 22, you are a virgo. True to the element of earth, you are the most caring of all signs. You are often critical of yourself because of your analytical nature and “Hallelujah” will help you go through hard times.
7. Libra: “Creep” By Radiohead
Born between September 23 – October 22, you are free like the air. You are a perfectionist and when things do not go your way, you need a gentle reminder. The song in perfect for such scenarios. It will help you find your balance.
8. Scorpio: “Under The Bridge” By Red Hot Chili Peppers
If your birthday is between October 23 – November 21, you are a scorpio. You are an enigma, and even though emotions are everything to you, you express it differently from most water signs. “Under The Bridge” is perfect for your intense soul.
9. Sagittarius: “Smells Like Teen Spirit” By Nirvana
Born between November 22 – December 21, a sagittarius is bubbling with energy like fire. You are impatient but sometimes you cannot solve your problems by escaping, “Smells Like Teen Spirit” By Nirvana will help you ponder over your life with the fast tempo.
10. Capricorn: “Out Of Tears” By The Rolling Stones
If your birthday is between December 22 – January 19, you are a capricorn. You are the epitome of responsibility. You may think your strength will help you persevere, but sometimes life gets in the way. “Out Of Tears” By The Rolling Stones in for those moments.
11. Aquarius: “Yesterday” By The Beatles
Born between January 20 – February 18, an aquarius is always insightful and intellectual. You can be shy and energetic, “Yesterday” in perfect when you are feeling blue.
12. Pisces: “Linger” By The Cranberries
If your birthday is between February 19 – March 20, you are a pisces. You are gentle and selfless but have a tough time taking decisions. “Linger” By The Cranberries will make you realise that sometimes you must take a stand.
So cry all you want but always remember Charlie Chaplin’s saying, “nothing is permanent in this wicked world – not even our troubles.”