20 Songs About Crushes

If you’re looking for songs that capture the feeling of having a crush, look no further! This blog post will discuss some love songs that are all about crushes. Whether you’re in high school or college, these songs will speak to your heart.

Everybody has been there: you have a crush on someone, and you can’t get them out of your mind. You might daydream about what it would be like to date them, or you might just think about how cute they are.

1. “Crush” by David Archuleta

David Archuleta - Crush (Official Video)David Archuleta – Crush (Official Video)

The first song on our list is “Crush” by David Archuleta. This song was released in 2008 and it quickly became a popular anthem for people who were crushing on someone. The lyrics of the song capture the feeling of being head-over-heels for someone, and it’s hard not to sing along when you hear it.

2. “Can I Be Him” by James Arthur

James Arthur - Can I Be HimJames Arthur – Can I Be Him

“Can I Be Him” by James Arthur is a more recent song, having been released in 2016 for his album Back from the Edge. This ballad captures the feeling of wanting to be with someone so badly that you would do anything for them. It became a huge hit worldwide garnering over 100 million views on Youtube!

3. “You Belong with Me” by Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift - You Belong With MeTaylor Swift – You Belong With Me

The next song is something that you’ve probably heard before: “You Belong with Me” by Taylor Swift. This song was released in 2008 on her album Fearless and it quickly rose to the top of the charts.

The lyrics tell the story of a girl who is in love with a boy who is dating someone else. Its music video is one of her most viewed videos on Youtube with over 1 billion views!

4. “Crush” by Jennifer Paige

JENNIFER PAIGE 'CRUSH' - Original Version (Official Video) HQJENNIFER PAIGE ‘CRUSH’ – Original Version (Official Video) HQ

“Crush” by Jennifer Paige is a classic 90s song that is still popular today. It was released in 1998 and reached the top of the Billboard charts.

The lyrics describe the feeling of having a crush on someone and not being able to act on it. You can stream this hit on all major music platforms.

5. “Beautiful Soul” by Jesse McCartney

Jesse McCartney - Beautiful Soul (Official Video)Jesse McCartney – Beautiful Soul (Official Video)

The next song is yet another hit from the early 2000s: “Beautiful Soul” by Jesse McCartney. This song was released in 2004 and became a huge success.

The lyrics describe being in love with someone perfect in every way. It has also been featured in the Disney series That’s So Raven.

6. “Close ft. Tove Lo” by Nick Jonas

Nick Jonas - Close ft. Tove LoNick Jonas – Close ft. Tove Lo

The next song on our list is “Close” by Nick Jonas. This song was released in 2016 and features the artist Tove Lo.

The lyrics describe the feeling of wanting to be close to someone physically and emotionally. It was nominated for various music awards. It is one of his most popular tracks with almost 300 million Youtube streams!

7. “Smile” by Uncle Kracker

Uncle Kracker - Smile [Official Video]Uncle Kracker – Smile [Official Video]

“Smile” by Uncle Kracker is a feel-good song that was released in 2009. The lyrics describe the happiness that someone brings you just by being in their presence.

It’s the perfect song to listen to when you’re thinking about your crush. You can stream it on all major music platforms.

8. “One Thing” by One Direction

One Direction - One ThingOne Direction – One Thing

Another hit song that got us through our teenage years is “One Thing” by One Direction. This song was released in 2011 and quickly became a fan favorite.

The lyrics describe being so in love with someone that you can’t help but think about them all the time. You can find this track on their album Up All Night.

9. “Jessie’s Girl” by Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl (Official Video)Rick Springfield – Jessie’s Girl (Official Video)

Rick Springfield’s “Jessie’s Girl” is a classic song that was released in 1981. The lyrics describe being in love with your best friend’s girlfriend and not being able to tell them.

It has been featured in various movies and tv shows over the years. You can find it on his album Working Class Dog.

10. “Sucker –” by Jonas Brothers

Jonas Brothers - Sucker (Official Video)Jonas Brothers – Sucker (Official Video)

The next song on our list is “Sucker” by the Jonas Brothers. This pop song was released in 2019 and quickly became a hit. The lyrics describe being head-over-heels in love with someone.

It’s the perfect song to listen to when you’re thinking about your crush. You can find this track on their album Music From Chasing Happiness.

11. “Treat You Better” by Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes - Treat You BetterShawn Mendes – Treat You Better

Shawn Mendes is known for his emotional love songs and “Treat You Better” is no exception. This song was released in 2016 and quickly rose to the top of the charts.

The lyrics describe seeing someone you admire be with someone who doesn’t treat her well. It gained over 2 billion views on Youtube!

12. “Crush on You” by Lil’ Kim ft. Lil’ Cease

Lil' Kim ft. Lil' Cease - Crush On You (Official Video)Lil’ Kim ft. Lil’ Cease – Crush On You (Official Video)

“Crush on You” by Lil’ Kim is a song about, you guessed it, having a crush on someone. This song was released in 1996 and features the artist Lil’ Cease.

It’s a rap song with playful lyrics that describe the feeling of having a crush. You can find this track on her album Hard Core.

13. “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen

Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me MaybeCarly Rae Jepsen – Call Me Maybe

Everybody knows “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen. This song was released in 2012 and quickly became a worldwide hit. The lyrics describe seeing someone for the first time and wanting to call them maybe.

It’s a fun and catchy tune that will get stuck in your head for days. You can find it on her album  Now That’s What I Call Music! 43.

14. “Can’t Get You out of My Head” by Kylie Minogue

Kylie Minogue - Can't Get You Out Of My Head (Official Video)Kylie Minogue – Can’t Get You Out Of My Head (Official Video)

The next song on our list is “Can’t Get You out of My Head” by Kylie Minogue. This song was released in 2001 and quickly became a dancefloor favorite.

The lyrics describe being unable to get someone out of your head. It’s a catchy tune that will make you want to dance all night long!

15. “Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover” by Sophie B Hawkins

Sophie B. Hawkins - Damn I Wish I Was Your LoverSophie B. Hawkins – Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover

Sophie B Hawkins’ “Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover” is a song about another song about having a crush on someone. This song was released in 1992 and quickly became a hit. This rock song became a huge hit and now has over 31 million views on Youtube.

16. “Teenage Dream” by Katy Perry

Katy Perry - Teenage Dream (Official Music Video)Katy Perry – Teenage Dream (Official Music Video)

Another popular song about crushes is “Teenage Dream” by Katy Perry. This song was released in 2010 and quickly rose to fame.

The lyrics describe being in love with someone and wanting to relive the teenage years. It’s a fun tune that will make you reminisce about your younger years and puppy love.

17. “Crush” by Yuna Ft. Usher

Yuna - Crush ft. UsherYuna – Crush ft. Usher

“Crush” by Yuna is an R&B song that was released in 2016 and features the artist Usher. It is about realizing that you have a crush on someone.

The lyrics are sensual and describe the feeling of being in love. You can find this track on her album Chapters.

18. “I’ve Got A Crush On You” by Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald - I've Got a Crush on You (1950)Ella Fitzgerald – I’ve Got a Crush on You (1950)

“I’ve Got A Crush On You” is by Ella Fitzgerald. This jazz standard was released in 1928 and has been covered by many artists over the years.

It’s a classic tune that will make you feel all the feels! You can still stream this song on all major platforms.

19. “Into You” by Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - Into You (Official Video)Ariana Grande – Into You (Official Video)

Ariana Grande’s “Into You” is a song about being head-over-heels for someone. This song was released in 2016 and quickly became a fan favorite.

The lyrics describe being so in love with someone that you can’t help but fall deeper. This song was a collaboration with Ari’s late ex-boyfriend, Mac Miller.

20. “Ooh La La” by Britney Spears

Britney Spears - Ooh La La (From The Smurfs 2)Britney Spears – Ooh La La (From The Smurfs 2)

The last song on our list is “Ooh La La” by Britney Spears. This song was released in 2013 and is from the soundtrack of The Smurfs movie. It won multiple music awards and also got nominated for some popular ones.

The lyrics describe being in love with someone and wanting to be close to them. You can find this track on the album The Smurfs 2: Music From and Inspired By.

Final Thoughts

These are just a few of the many songs about crushes. Some of these songs are more recent while others are classics that have been around for decades.

No matter what your taste in music is, there’s sure to be a song on this list that you’ll enjoy. So go ahead and give them a listen! And who knows, maybe you’ll find your new favorite crush song. Thanks for reading!