15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories

Best Songs For Instagram Stories

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Our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list will feature songs that are perfect for your Instagram stories. Instagram is one of the best ways to share your videos and stories with people. A good way for your stories to stand out is to provide songs in the background. The right songs can make your Instagram stories pop. There are some good songs that can accompany your stories that can help you get the attention you want. Some songs are used for motivation, empowerment, selfies, shopping, dancing, celebrations, parties, as well as other occasions. There are several songs that could have made the list, but we narrowed it down to 15 of them.

# 15 – Thrift Shop by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis ft. Wanz

The 15th song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “Thrift Shop.” This song appears on Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ The Heist album. The song was released in 2012. This song became very popular when it came out. The track peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. “Thrift Shop” is about a guy who loves shopping at thrift stores. He can find inexpensive and cool things at the “thrift shop.” It’s about bargain shopping. We all love saving money. This song is good to use when you want to show off the cool things you bought. This song can play in the background while you tell your friends about the deals you found in stores. People like to use the chorus as their runway music while they are strutting their stuff in their new outfits.

# 14 – Level Up by Ciara

The 14th song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “Level Up.” The song is featured on Ciara’s “Beauty Marks” album. The single was released in July 2018. “Level Up” was a big hit for the singer. The song is about having pride in your achievements. Ciara takes pride in her personal and professional life and wants others to do the same. The chorus is an inspirational message to listeners not to give up on your goals. People loved it so much they started a #LevelUpChallenge on social media. Fans and celebrities were doing their versions of the choreography. People can use the song on Instagram when they are working out. You can also use it as motivation to study or get your work done. You can use it for dancing too. If you can dance likeCiara, you will look like a star.

# 13 – Until I Found You by Stephen Sanchez

The 13th song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “Until I Found You.” It’s from Stephen Sanchez’s Easy on My Eyes EP. The song was released in September 2021. The song became huge on social media. The track went on to sell over two million copies. The hit song is about a guy who was hurt in the past and gave up on love. He didn’t think he would find it again until he met the woman of his dreams. This song can be used if you appreciate music with a throwback sound. This song is perfect if you want to show your love and appreciation for the person in your life on social media. If you want to post stories about your proposal or wedding, this would be an excellent choice for you. It’s sensitive and romantic. Your followers will love to hear it.

# 12 – Good as Hell by Lizzo

The 12th song on our list is “Good as Hell” from Lizzo’s Coconut Oil album. The song was originally released in March 2016 and was rereleased in March 2019. The song became a sleeper hit that no one saw coming. The song went five times platinum so people couldn’t get enough of it. This anthem is about self-love and empowerment. Lizzo wants fans to let go of negativity and love themselves.

The feel-good song has an excellent beat that would be perfect background music for your Instagram stories. When you are letting your followers know that you are feeling good about yourself you can let the chorus of the song play in your stories. People can use this song to express their self-confidence. You can also use this song to show your support and solidarity for your friends online. People will enjoy listening to this earworm in your stories. This song is perfect for taking selfies by yourself or with friends.

# 11 – Leave the Door Open by Silk Sonic

“Leave the Door Open” is from Silk Sonic’s An Evening with Silk Sonic album. The single was released in March 2021. The song was a monster hit for the duo. It peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. The song sold over two million copies and won several awards. The heartfelt song is about inviting someone over to spend an intimate evening together. The duo is serious about making the ladies in their lives feel special.

They paint a romantic picture of what they want to do with the women in their lives. The seductive song is ideal for anyone who wants to express their love for the people in their lives. “Leave the Door Open” has a throwback sound that is ideal for romantic posts to the people you love. If you want to serenade your lover in your Instagram story, this song is an excellent choice. You can use this song as a slow jam challenge for Instagram.

# 10 – Levitating by Dua Lipa

The 10th song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “Levitating.” The track appears on Dua Lipa’s Future Nostalgia album. The song came out in October 2020. The song peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. “Levitating” is the feeling you get when you are falling in love. It’s also about living your life to the fullest. This upbeat song can play while you are spending time with the person you love. Your followers may enjoy seeing you and your partner enjoying yourself. This song can also be used if you are hanging out with friends and having fun. Your followers will enjoy your stories as well as the music. It’s one of the most popular songs on Instagram and your stories may get extra views with this playing in them.

# 9 – First Class by Jack Harlow

The ninth song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “First Class.” The song appears on Jack Harlow’s Come Home the Kids Miss You. The single was released in April 2022. The song peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and sold over two million copies. It’s about his accomplishments and being able to spend money on his loved ones. He wants his family and friends to know what it’s like to live a lavish lifestyle. Jack Harlow is grateful for his fame and fortune and wants to share it with the people he loves. This song can be used if you are at fancy parties or clubs and you want to post about it. You can feel like you are V.I.P. in your selfies while Jack Harlow is rapping in your stories.

# 8 – As It Was by Harry Styles

The eighth song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “As It Was.” It’s on the Harry’s House album and was released in April 2022. The single was number one on numerous charts. It spent 15 weeks at number one. The song won several awards and went six times platinum. The song is about accepting change and not living in the past. He wants to find a way to move forward with his life. You can use this song as a montage of your life in your stories. You can also use it if you want to take selfies of your graduation as a symbol of moving on with your life. The song would be ideal if you want to want to transform your life by working out.

# 7 – Rain on Me by Lady Gaga ft. Ariana Grande

“Rain on Me” is on Lady Gaga’s Chromatica album. The single was released in May 2020. The song was number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. It’s Lady Gaga’s fifth number one hit and Ariana Grande’s fourth number one hit. It’s one of the first female collaborations to debut at number one. The song won several awards. “Rain on Me” is about surviving difficult times and wanting relief from their troubles.

They hope that their troubles will be over and there will be better days ahead. This song is ideal for stories about dealing with hardships. It can be used for stories about achieving a goal after a hardship. You can use it for celebratory good news. You and your followers will have fun dancing to the music. If you want to have extra fun on Instagram, you can have a dance challenge with this track.

# 6 – Good 4 U by Olivia Rodrigo

“Good 4 U” is from the album Sour and was released in May 2021. The track peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. The song went six times platinum. This was a very popular for the singer. The song has achieved countless accolades since it debuted. “Good 4 U” is a breakup anthem. It’s about a woman who confronts her ex who has quickly moved on from their relationship while she’s still living with the pain of their breakup.

She let go of the relationship, but she’s still angry about the breakup. The message of the song is self-reflection and the power of letting go. If you are going through a breakup, this would be the perfect song for your story. You can use this song for your Instagram stories if you want to have closure from your relationship. This song could accompany you ripping up your ex’s pictures online. This song can be used for stories about moving on from a bad relationship.

# 5 – Save Your Tears (Remix) by The Weeknd and Ariana Grande

The next song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories is “Save Your Tears from The Weeknd’s After Hours (Deluxe) album. The single was released in April 2021. Ariana Grande is making another appearance on our list. This time she appears with The Weeknd. The regretful song is about past mistakes. The song is a conversation between ex-lovers. They talk about how they hurt each other. He realized his mistakes, but she has moved on with her life.

The original version isn’t a duet. Both versions could be used for Instagram stories, but we chose the remix for our list. If you have hurt someone you love and regret it, you can use this as the theme for your stories. This can be used to express the pain you feel because you broke the heart of the person you love. This song will make your story sound sentimental as you post about your pain and regret.

# 4 – It’s About Damn Time by Lizzo

“It’s About Damn Time” is from Lizzo’s Special album and was released in April 2022. Lizzo makes another appearance on our list. The popular song peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and went two times platinum. The song is about a woman who has been through a lot and she’s ready to move on with her life. She has a new sense of strength and confidence in herself. She’s ready to celebrate being in a better place in her life. There’s no way to resist this empowering anthem.

This song can be heard everywhere. People of all ages enjoy this song so it’s no surprise that it would be used for Instagram stories. You can use it when you want to share the news that you got the promotion that you wanted. You can use it if you want your followers to know that you got the person you wanted. This song is good if you want to show off a new outfit that you were able to buy. You can use this song if you are ready to let loose and have fun.

# 3 – Bad Habits by Ed Sheeran

Coming in at number three on our list is “Bad Habits” from his eponymous album. It was released in June 2021. The song peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. He’s warning listeners to beware of the things they do. Their “bad habits” can lead to trouble. The trouble could be hard to escape. “Bad habits” can repeat themselves if you’re not careful. This song is ideal for posting about late night cravings or indulgences. This song can be used if you and your friends are having wild nights at parties and want to share them for your story. “Bad Habits” can used if you are dancing and want to capture the moment for your friends to see.

# 2 – Take My Breath by The Weeknd

“Take My Breath” appears on The Weeknd’s Dawn FM and was released in August 2021. The Weeknd makes another appearance on our list. The hypnotic song is about a passionate relationship between him and his lover. He wants to take their relationship to the next level. He wants to try things they haven’t done before. This is one of the best tracks to use for your social media page. The 80s inspired music will work for any situation. You can use it when you are partying with your friends or just hanging out. This song is perfect for selfies or showing off a new wardrobe. You can use this if you want to post your workouts or your dance sessions. Your followers can dance along with the music as they check out your stories.

# 1 – Cold Heart (Pnau Remix) by Elton John and Dua Lipa

The number one song on our 15 Best Songs For Instagram Stories list is “Cold Heart.” The song appears on Elton John’s The Lockdown Sessions album. The single was released in August 2021. The song peaked at number one on the Billboard Adult Contemporary charts. It was Elton John’s first number one hit in years. The song is a mashup of four of Elton John’s previously released songs. “Cold Heart” has gained a lot of popularity because it gets used on social media. The song is about being hurt to a point where your heart has become hardened. The pain is keeping you from moving on with someone else. Despite the theme of the song, it’s perfect for dancing with your friends. You might use the song if you want record all the moments you share with your friends. This song is great to use for dancing because the beat is fabulous.

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