20 Best Songs About Gratitude

By Nico Gonzalez

It’s Thanksgiving week, and that means it’s time to reflect on all the things we’re grateful for. While there are many things to be thankful for, music is one of the most underrated. After all, what would our lives be without a good song to lift our spirits or help us through a tough time?

This week, we’re taking a look at 20 of the best songs about gratitude. These songs come from a variety of genres, from country to rock, and remind us of all the good things in life. Whether you’re spending Thanksgiving with family or friends, these songs will help get you into the spirit of giving thanks.


Thankful – Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson - Thankful (Official Audio) ❤ Love Songs

Released in 2002, “Thankful” is Kelly Clarkson’s debut studio album. The album was recorded from 2001 to 2002, and produced by Clive Davis. Upon release, the album received mostly positive reviews from music critics who praised Clarkson’s vocal abilities and songwriting skills. The album spawned four singles: “A Moment Like This”, “Miss Independent”, “Low” and “Thankful”.

The title track, “Thankful”, was written by Kelly Clarkson and David Hodges, who also produced the song. The song is a mid-tempo ballad about being grateful for what one has in life, despite trials and tribulations. Lyrically, the song speaks of the singer’s gratitude for her mother, father, friends and her fans.

Thank You For Loving Me – Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi - Thank You For Loving Me

The song “Thank You For Loving Me” by Bon Jovi is a song about gratitude. The lyrics of the song are about how the singer is grateful for all the love that he has been given. The song is a ballad, and it was released as a single from the album These Days. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart. Its lyrics are about how the person that he is grateful for has always been there and has helped him through his hard times. The song reached #26 on the Billboard Top Rock Tracks chart.

Kind & Generous – Natalie Merchant

Natalie Merchant - Kind and Generous

Natalie Merchant’s song “Kind & Generous” is a beautiful ballad about being grateful for the love in one’s life. The song reflects on all the good things a person has experienced, and how lucky they feel to be loved and supported. The song is a reminder to be grateful for what one has, and to appreciate the people in one’s life. Its lyrics are about looking toward the future and not letting negativity enter one’s life.

Thank You – Dido

Dido - Thank You (Acoustic)

Dido’s vocals speak of boundless gratitude and love. Her lyrics are simple yet powerful: “No matter what I say or do, I can’t repay you.”

The song is about feeling thankful for the things someone has done for her. The fact that she used to know this person so well, and now they’re long gone – but still i hear them like a melody in my head: “Thank You”

Thank You – Keith Urban

Keith Urban ~ Thank You

Keith Urban’s song “Thank You” is a heartfelt ballad that talks about the singer’s gratitude for everything he has in life. The song is a beautiful reminder to be grateful for the simple things in life, and it has become a popular choice for wedding ceremonies. Its lyrics are about being grateful for being alive and being able to have a loving family. The song’s message has inspired the country music community as well as every listener who needs a little reminder of what they’re thankful for.

A Thank You In Fives – Dylan Ryche

Dylan Ryche - A Thank You In Fives

A Thank You In Fives by Dylan Ryche is a song about the power of gratitude. The lyrics say, “I’m grateful for the love you’ve shown, every day I thank the Lord above.” This song is a reminder to be grateful for what we have, no matter how small it may seem. It’s a song that encourages us to look at the good in life and to be thankful for it. Its lyrics are about how thankful the protagonist is for crickets chirping, stars twinkling, and “the sound of my children playing.” It’s a beautiful song that reminds us to thank our family members.

Thank God For You – Sawyer Brown

Sawyer Brown Thank God for You

Thank God For You is a country song written by Sawyer Brown. The song was recorded by Sawyer Brown and released in 1992 as the first single from the album Hootin’ and Hollerin’. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart, and remained at number one for two weeks.

The song is a ballad in which the narrator sings about the good things that he has in his life, and thanks God for them.

Grateful – Rita Ora

Rita Ora - Grateful (Lyrics) 🎵

Rita Ora’s song “Grateful” is a soulful ballad about the power of gratitude. The song is about thanking the people in your life who have helped you get to where you are now. Ora sings about how grateful she is for her family, her friends, and her fans. The song is a reminder to be grateful for the good things in your life, even when things are tough. Its lyrics are about how all of the good things in your life are gifts.

Thank You – Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette - Thank U (Official Video)

Released in 1998 as the third single from Alanis Morissette’s album Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie, “Thank You” was written about Morissette’s breakup with actor and singer-songwriter Ryan Reynolds. In the song, Morissette expresses her gratitude to her ex-boyfriend for teaching her about love, heartbreak, and herself. Some people think this song is about God.

Thank You – Meghan Trainor and R.City

“Thank You” by Meghan Trainor and R.City is a soulful ballad about appreciating all the good things in life. The song is a thank-you note to God, family, and friends for all the blessings they’ve bestowed upon the singer. “Thank You” is a beautiful song that will make you appreciate all the good things in your life.

Its lyrics are about thanking God and everyone in your life for the blessings they have given you. The song is a thank-you note written to God, family, and friends who have made her happy. She thanks them all for making her beautiful and for letting her be herself.

Thankful – Shawna Edwards

Thankful (children's Thanksgiving song by Shawna Belt Edwards)

Shawna Edwards is a country artist who has written a song about gratitude. The song is called “Thankful” and it talks about how Edwards is grateful for all the good things that have happened in her life. She sings about being thankful for her family, her friends, and all the blessings that she has received. The song is a beautiful reminder to be grateful for the good things in our lives, and it’s one of our favorite songs about gratitude.

Thank You For Christmas – Bee Gees

Thank You For Christmas

Bee Gees released the song “Thank You For Christmas” in 1970 as a holiday album. The song talks about how grateful the singer is for all the wonderful things that Christmas has brought into their life. The song is a beautiful ballad with a jazzy feel to it, and it’s one of the band’s most underrated songs. Its lyrics are about how Christmas has brought love, warmth, and appreciation to the person who is singing it.

A Song For Mama – Boyz 2 Men

Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama (Official Video)

A Song For Mama by Boyz 2 Men is a soulful ballad that talks about the love and gratitude a son has for his mother. The song was released in 1997 as the third single from their second album, Evolution. It became a hit, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot R&B Singles chart and number two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Its lyrics are about how wonderful things worked out in life because of the warmth and care his mother had for him.

Thankful For – Adam Sanders

Adam Sanders - Thankful For (Official Video)

Adam Sanders’ song “Thankful For” is a beautiful tribute to all the good in life. The song is a reminder to be grateful for the simple things, like a warm bed on a cold night or a sunny day. It’s a heartfelt song that will make you appreciate the good in your life. Its lyrics are about how special the world is and how much we should be thankful for it. Some people say that Sanders sounds like John Mayer when he sings, which can be really heard in this song. Now let’s check out the other songs on our list of the 20 best songs about gratitude!

Thnks Fr th Mmrs – Fall Out Boy

Fall Out Boy - Thnks fr th Mmrs (Official Music Video)

Thnks Fr th Mmrs is a song by the American rock band Fall Out Boy. The song was released as the second single from their third studio album, Infinity on High (2007). The song was written by bassist Pete Wentz, and produced by Butch Walker and Patrick Stump. The title of the song is a combination of the abbreviations “thanks for the memories” and “mmrs” (short for “mothers”). Its lyrics are about the ending of a relationship, but also serve as an allusion to the second album by The Smiths.

Thank You – Celine Dion

Céline Dion - Thank You (Official Audio)

“Thank You” is a song by Canadian singer Celine Dion, released as the fourth and final single from her album, These Are Special Times. The song was written by Diane Warren and produced by David Foster. “Thank You” is a power ballad in which Dion thanks her loved ones for all the good they have done for her.

The song received mixed reviews from music critics. Some praised Dion’s powerful vocals, while others felt that the song was too over-the-top. “Thank You” peaked at number thirty-two on the Billboard Hot 100 and reached number one in Canada. A music video was filmed to promote the single, and it features Dion performing the song in a recording studio.

Kehlani – Thank You

Kehlani – Thank You (Official Audio)

Kehlani’s “Thank You” is a soulful ballad that talks about the hardships she’s been through in her life. In the song, Kehlani thanks everyone who has ever helped her, including her mother, father, and God. The song is a powerful reminder that we should always be grateful for the good and bad things that have happened to us, because they’ve made us who we are today. Its lyrics are about the singer thanking God for waking her up in the morning and taking care of her, praying that she can continue to do same.

Blessings – Big Sean

Big Sean - Blessings (Official Explicit Video) ft. Drake, Kanye West

Big Sean’s song “Blessings” talks about how he is grateful for all the good things in his life, even when things are tough. He lists off a number of things that he is grateful for, including his mother, his home, and his faith. The song is moving and inspiring, and it is a great reminder to be grateful for the good things in your life. Its lyrics are about being grateful for all of the things that you have around you and even the little things, which can be a great way to start practicing gratitude.

Thank You – The Calling

The Calling - Thank You

The song “Thank You” by The Calling is a song about gratitude. The lyrics of the song talk about how the singer is grateful for all the good things that have happened in his life. The singer talks about how he has been through tough times, but he is grateful for all the good things that have happened to him. The song is a reminder to be grateful for all the good things in life. Some people find the lyrics of the song to be downbeat, but others appreciate songs that are about being grateful.

A lot of people believe that it is easy to be grateful for what you have when things are going well in your life. That is why this song is important because it reminds us to be grateful even when times are tough.

Thankful – Josh Groban

Josh Groban - Thankful [Official HD Audio]

Josh Groban has a song called “Thankful” that is all about gratitude. The song talks about how Groban is grateful for everything in his life, from the simplest things to the biggest blessings. He thanks God for his family, his friends, and his fans, and he encourages everyone to be thankful for what they have.

The song is a beautiful reminder to be grateful for all the good in our lives, and it’s a great way to start off Thanksgiving dinner or any other gathering of family and friends. It’s a perfect song to listen to when you’re feeling down, because it will remind you of all the good things you have to be thankful for.