25 Best Uplifting Songs for Depression


Listening to songs about depression can be just one place to turn to when you are feeling down in the dumps. With dark perspectives and thoughts that are common in times of sadness, here are some uplifting songs for depression that will help to bring you back to the light.

Dare You to Move – Switchfoot
Don’t Give Up – Peter Gabriel
Elastic Heart – Sia
Get It Right – Glee Cast
Harder, Better, Faster – Daft Punk
Heroes – David Bowie
Human – Christina Perri
I Know You Care – Ellie Goulding
I Won’t Back Down – Tom Petty
Love Me – Katy Perry
Marry The Night – Lady Gaga
Masterpiece – Jessie J
Ride – Lana Del Rey
Right Now – Van Halen
Shake It Out – Florence + The Machine
Skyscraper – Demi Lovato
Stronger – Britney Spears
Survivor – Destiny’s Child
The Climb – Miley Cyrus
The Show Must Go On – Queen
Titanium – David Guetta ft. Sia
Warrior – Demi Lovato
What Doesn’t Kill You (Stronger) – Kelly Clarkson
Who You Are – Jessie J
You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me– Cher

Here is some insight into one woman’s story of depression. From where she has been to what she is feeling, here are some ways to combat these strong emotions and understand what you are going through.