There’s something to be said about humility. It’s a trait that is often underrated, but it’s one of the most important characteristics a person can have. In this blog post, we will discuss songs about humility and being humble.
These songs teach us valuable lessons about the importance of putting others before ourselves and staying grounded in who we are. We hope you enjoy them!
1. “Humble and Kind” by Tim McGraw
Starting off our list is this heartwarming tune by Tim McGraw. “Humble and Kind” is all about the importance of treating others with respect and compassion.
The lyrics are simple, but they carry a powerful message. This can be found on his album Damn Country Music.
2. “Humble” by Kendrick Lamar
This next song is a more recent one, but it’s already made quite an impact. Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble” is a call to stay humble despite success and fame.
It’s a great reminder that we should all remain grounded in who we are and not let our egos get the best of us. It is under his album DAMN and became a worldwide hit with over 850 million Youtube views.
3. “Amazing Grace” by Pentatonix
“Amazing Grace” is a timeless hymn that has been covered by many artists over the years. This particular version by Pentatonix is particularly beautiful and moving.
It’s a Godly reminder of the importance of being grateful for what we have been blessed with. It now has over 20 million views on Youtube.
4. “Blessings” by Lecrae ft. Ty Dolla $ign
Lecrae is a Christian rapper who often tackles themes of faith and religion in his music. “Blessings” is a song about being thankful for the good things in life, despite the struggles we may face. It was released in 2017 as part of the album All Things Work Together.
5. “Be Still for the Presence of the Lord” by David J. Evans
The next song is another religious one, but it’s not limited to Christians. “Be Still for the Presence of the Lord” is a song about finding peace and solace in God’s presence. It’s a beautiful reminder that we are never alone and that we can always find strength in Him.
6. “No Higher Calling” by Greg Gulley, Lenny LeBlanc
“No Higher Calling” is a song about living a life of service to others. It’s a reminder that we should always be looking for ways to help those around us.
We can make a difference in the world if we are humble and put others first. It was released in 1989 and can still be streamed today.
7. “Golden Gates” by John Mellencamp
John Mellencamp is a singer-songwriter who often writes about small-town life. “Golden Gates” is a song about the importance of helping your neighbor.
It’s a reminder that we all have something to offer, regardless of how big or small it may be. It was released in 1983 for the album Uh-huh.
8. “Why Me, Lord” by Kris Kristofferson
“Why Me, Lord” is a song about Kris Kristofferson’s faith journey. It’s a reminder that despite our struggles, we should always remember that God is with us. It was released in 1972 and can still be streamed on all music platforms out there today.
9. “Open The Eyes Of My Heart” by Paul Baloche
The next song is a worship song that is often sung in churches around the world. “Open The Eyes Of My Heart” is a song about surrendering to God and allowing Him to lead the way. It’s a reminder that we need to trust in His plans for us, even when we can’t see where they’re going.
10. “Alone Again (Naturally)” by Gilbert O’Sullivan
This classic song from the early 1970s is about a young man’s experience with loneliness and isolation. The song reflects on the idea that sometimes, being alone can be better than being in a relationship.
“Alone Again (Naturally)” is a reminder that humility is not always a bad thing. It was released in 1971 for the album Himself.
11. “On Bended Knee” by Robert Gay
Robert Gay’s “On Bended Knee” is a gospel song that reflects on the importance of humility. The lyrics talk about how being humble can help us to find strength and peace.
The song was released in 1994 on the album Songs For Devotions. It can be streamed on all music platforms.
12. “Fix My Eyes” by for King & Country
This next song is a bit more modern, coming out in 2014. “Fix My Eyes” is about how we can sometimes get so caught up in our own lives that we forget to be humble.
The lyrics remind us to keep our focus on God and to not let the world distract us from what’s important. This song is from for King & Country’s album Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong.
13. “Humble King” by Brenton Brown
Brenton Brown’s “Humble King” is a worship song that was released in 2008. The lyrics talk about how Jesus was humble, even though he was the Son of God.
The song also reflects on how we can learn from Jesus’ example and be humble in our own lives. “Humble King” can be found on Brenton Brown’s album Because of Your Love.
14. “Great Is The Lord” by Steve McEwan
Another worship song, “Great Is The Lord” was written and performed by Steve McEwan. The song is about how we should always remember to be humble because God is the truly great one. “Great Is The Lord” can be found on Steve McEwan’s 50 Greatest Praise & Worship Songs (disc 1).
15. “I Walk the Line” by Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash’s “I Walk the Line” is a classic country song that was released in 1956. The lyrics talk about how a man is trying to be humble and stay true to his woman.
The song became one of Cash’s signature hits and helped to launch his career. “I Walk the Line” has been covered by artists like Halsey over the years.
16. “High in the heavens” by Judy Gresham
Next on the list is “High in the heavens” by Judy Gresham. It is another gospel song that was released in 2016.
The lyrics talk about how we should keep our eyes on God and not let the world get in the way of our relationship with him. You can stream the song on Youtube.
17. “Bow The Knee” by Christopher Machen, Mike Harland
“Bow The Knee” is a worship song that was written by Christopher Machen and Mike Harland. It was released in 1997 and can only be streamed on Youtube.
If you’re looking for a song to help you remember the importance of humility, this is a great choice. The lyrics talk about how we should always bow down to God and give Him our praise.
18. “Authority” by 116 Clique
116 Clique is a Christian hip-hop group that was formed in 2005. “Authority” is a song from their album, Man Up.
The lyrics talk about how we need to be humble and give God authority in our lives. It was released in 2006 and you can stream “Authority” on all major music platforms.
19. “I Will Come And Bow Down” by Ron Kenoly
Ron Kenoly’s “I Will Come And Bow Down” is a worship song that was released in 1995. You can find “I Will Come And Bow Down” on Ron Kenoly’s album Sing Out with One Voice. This can still be streamed on all music platforms out there.
20. “Humble Heart” by Matt McChlery
Finishing off the list is “Humble Heart” by Matt McChlery. This song was released in 2019 and can be streamed on all major music platforms. It is a great choice if you’re looking for a modern worship song about humility which now has over 20k views on Youtube.
There are many songs out there that talk about the importance of humility and being humble. These are just a few of our favorites. They vary in genre and style, but they all have one thing in common- a message about how we should live our lives. Thanks for reading!