Top 5 Boho-Hippie Songs


Here's our pick of the top 5 Boho songs for today ;) Enjoy...

5. All you need is Love (Beatles)

Written by John Lennon, this song wants to spread the message that love is everything. According to Wikipedia, a journalist Jade Wright recounted that "Lennon was fascinated by the power of slogans to unite people and never afraid to create art out of propaganda. He added that his art is "dedicated to change."

 

4. Mountazuma (Fleet Foxes)

It's a very poignant and somber song at the same time, about a man who is trying to search for his place in this world, but also recognizes the inevitability of death.

 

3. Imagine (John Lennon)

 This song was celebrated to be the hippie anthem of the 60s and 70s. It proves to be able to stand the test of time as the song appeals to people of all ages today. It is hailed by the Rolling Stone as one of John Lennon's greatest gift to the world.

 

2. Peace Trains (Cat Stevens)

Cat Stevens confessed that he wrote the song while he was in the train. This song is also hailed as one of the peace anthems for the Hippie movement. It is inspiring, calling everyone to unite.

 

1. Dust in the Wind (Kansas)

A beautiful yet sorrowful song. The haunting melodies and minimalist lyrics are about the fleetingness of life and how little what we hold onto really is. The song is a true art, and its appeal is also timeless.

** Do you agree with the above list? What is your favorite Boho-Hippie song?