20 Best Songs About A New Day

Richard Ellison

There’s nothing quite like a new day, is there? A fresh start, an opportunity to do things differently, to make progress. Whether you’re facing a new day after a bad night or looking forward to the possibilities of all that lies ahead, these 20 songs will get you in the right frame of mind.

By the way, if you’re searching for songs about a new day, you may also like some of our other playlists, like songs about coming back, songs about hometowns, songs about morning, songs about new things, and songs about rebirth.

Begin Again – Purity Ring

Purity Ring - begin again (Official Video)

The song “Begin Again” by Purity Ring is about starting fresh and making a new beginning. The lyrics talk about how everything can be different if you just start over again. It’s a song about hope and optimism, and it’s a perfect song to listen to when you’re feeling down. Its lyrics are about starting over and making a new beginning, and that’s what makes it such a great song about a new day. 

Begin – Shallou

shallou - Begin (feat. Wales) | Nomad Series

Shallou’s “Begin” is a haunting and ethereal song that perfectly encapsulates the feeling of a new day. The lyrics talk about how everything is possible and fresh in the morning, and the melody is optimistic and hopeful. It’s the perfect song to listen to when you’re starting a new chapter in your life or when you need a little bit of inspiration.

Castle on the Hill – Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran - Castle On The Hill [Official Music Video]

Castle on the Hill is one of Ed Sheeran’s most popular songs. It talks about how he remembers his childhood home and all of the good times he had there. He sings about how everything is changing and how he’s not sure what the future holds, but he’s ready for it. The song is an ode to growing up and embracing the new challenges that come with it. Some people might interpret the song as being about a new beginning, a fresh start, or a second chance.

A New Day Has Come – Celine Dion

Céline Dion - A New Day Has Come (Official HD Video)

A New Day Has Come by Celine Dion is a song about rebirth and hope. After a difficult personal time, Dion wrote the song to express her hope for the future. The song became an international hit and has been featured in movie soundtracks and television commercials. A New Day Has Come is a powerful ballad that captures the hope and optimism associated with a new day. Its lyrics are about starting fresh and looking forward to what the future holds.

Start Again – Seven Lions feat. Fiora

Seven Lions Feat. Fiora - Start Again [Ophelia Records]

The lyrics of Start Again perfectly capture the hope and optimism that comes with a new day. The song is about starting fresh, moving on from the past, and embracing the future. It’s a powerful reminder that no matter what happened yesterday, today is a new opportunity to make things right.

The music is uplifting and inspiring, and the lyrics are sure to get you motivated and ready for anything that comes your way. If you’re looking for a song to start your day off on the right foot, then Start Again is definitely worth checking out.

Brand New Day – Dizzee Rascal

Dizzee Rascal’s “Brand New Day” is a feel-good song that encourages listeners to look on the bright side and embrace the new day. The lyrics are positive and upbeat, and the melody is catchy and easy to sing along to. This song is perfect for getting motivated on a fresh new day. Its lyrics are about starting over and making the most of every opportunity that comes your way. Some people might interpret the song as being about starting over after a tough break-up, but it could just as easily be interpreted as being about starting over from scratch each and every day.

Dusk Till Dawn – Zayn & Sia

ZAYN - Dusk Till Dawn (Official Video) ft. Sia

Zayn and Sia’s collaboration, “Dusk Till Dawn,” is an upbeat song about starting fresh and overcoming any obstacles in your way. The lyrics speak to the importance of staying strong and never giving up, no matter what life throws your way. With its powerful message and catchy melody, “Dusk Till Dawn” is perfect for getting you pumped up for a new day.

Today My Life Begins – Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars - Today My File Begins (Offcial Audio)

Bruno Mars’ song “Today My Life Begins” is a beautiful ballad about starting fresh and embracing the possibilities of a new day. The lyrics are inspiring and motivating, and the song itself is upbeat and optimistic. It’s the perfect song to listen to when you’re feeling down or need a boost of energy to start your day off right. Its lyrics are about starting over and making the most of every day.

Godspeed – Frank Ocean

Frank Ocean - Godspeed

Godspeed is an incredibly soulful song about starting fresh and embracing the future. Frank Ocean’s vocals are heartfelt and passionate, and the song’s lyrics will leave you feeling optimistic and inspired. If you’re looking for a song to help you greet the new day, look no further than Godspeed. Some people might say that it’s a bit cheesy, but I absolutely love the optimism and hope that this song embodies.

Follow the Sun – Xavier Rudd

Xavier Rudd - Follow The Sun [official music video]

“Follow the Sun” is a song by Xavier Rudd that was released in 2002. The song is about looking forward to the future and embracing the new day. The song is positive and upbeat, and its message is a reminder to stay hopeful and optimistic no matter what life throws at you. Its lyrics are about making the most of every moment and being grateful for the new opportunities that each day brings.

A Better Man – Clint Black

Clint Black - A Better Man (Official Video)

“A Better Man” is a song about a man who has made mistakes in the past, but has learned from them and is now a better person. The song is about redemption and second chances. Many songs about a new day focus on the idea of starting fresh and making a new beginning. This song is about doing that, but it’s also about the struggles that come with it.”

Closing Time – Semisonic

Semisonic - Closing Time (Official Music Video)

Closing Time is a song by Semisonic that was released in 1998. The song is about the singer’s experience with a bar and the people who come to it. He talks about how the people who come to the bar are all looking for something different and how he’s ready to go home. The song is upbeat and has a great message. Its lyrics are about finding hope and new beginnings.

Here Comes the Sun – The Beatles

The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun (2019 Mix)

One of the Beatles’ most iconic songs, “Here Comes the Sun” is a cheerful and optimistic tune about the arrival of a new day. The song’s lyrics reflect upon the hope and promise that a new day brings, with lyrics like “it’s going to be a bright, bright sunshiny day.” The song’s melody is cheerful and upbeat, making it the perfect song to listen to when you’re feeling down and need a little bit of hope.

I Can See Clearly Now – Johnny Nash

Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now (Official Audio)

The song “I Can See Clearly Now” by Johnny Nash is a perfect song to start off your day. The upbeat tempo and cheerful lyrics will have you feeling optimistic and ready to take on whatever the day throws at you. Nash’s vocals are soothing and uplifting, and the song’s message is definitely one to remember: when you look at life with a positive outlook, the sky is the limit.

Everything Has Changed – Taylor Swift & Ed Sheeran

Taylor Swift - Everything Has Changed ft. Ed Sheeran

“Everything Has Changed” is a song by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift and English singer-songwriter, Ed Sheeran. It was written by Swift, Sheeran, and Max Martin, and produced by Martin and Shellback. The song was released on July 16, 2013, as the fourth single from Swift’s fourth studio album, Red (2012). Swift and Sheeran had both written songs for the album but not intended to release them as singles. “Everything Has Changed” is a departure from Swift’s typically upbeat love songs, exploring a more soulful and bittersweet sound.

Places We Won’t Walk – Bruno Major

Bruno Major - Places We Won't Walk

Bruno Major’s “Places We Won’t Walk” is a haunting ballad about the fear of being in a relationship. The song is about two people who are afraid to be together because they don’t want to hurt each other. They know that they won’t be able to stay away from each other, but they’re also afraid of the future. The song is a beautiful ballad with a powerful message.

New Rules – Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa - New Rules (Official Music Video)

“New Rules” is a song by English singer Dua Lipa. It was released as a digital download on July 21, 2017, as the second single from her self-titled debut studio album (2017). The song was written by Lipa, Emily Warren, and Caroline Ailin, and produced by Ian Kirkpatrick. Its lyrics are about self-empowerment and taking control of one’s life.

The song topped the UK Singles Chart, making Lipa the first British solo artist to reach number one with their first three singles. It also reached number six on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming her highest-charting single in the United States.

I Don’t Love You Anymore – Tyler

Tyler’s song I Don’t Love You Anymore is a powerful ballad about moving on from a relationship that is no longer serving you. The lyrics are raw and honest, and they perfectly capture the feeling of letting go of someone who was once a big part of your life. This song is perfect for those times when you’re struggling to move on from a past relationship and need some encouragement to keep pressing forward.

Feeling Good – Nina Simone

Nina Simone - Feeling Good (Official Video)

Feeling Good” is a song written by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley. The song was first recorded by Newley in 1963. In 1965, Nina Simone recorded an interpretive version of the song which became a hit. Simone’s version was released on her album “I Put a Spell on You”. The song has been covered by many artists, including Michael Bublé, Muse, Joe Cocker, Seal, Kylie Minogue and Amy Winehouse.

Up and Up – Coldplay

Coldplay - Up&Up (Official Video)

“Up and Up” is a song by the British rock band Coldplay. It was released as the fourth and final single from their seventh studio album, A Head Full of Dreams (2015). The song was written by Chris Martin, Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman, and Will Champion.

The song is a motivational anthem about rising above tough times, with lyrics such as “So don’t give up / It’s just the weight of the world / And it’s been on your back for too long / Just let go.”