Our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list takes a look at a popular family group. The Jonas Brothers are a modern-day version of the group Hanson. Their sound is best described as pop rock music. The Jonas Brothers consists of brothers Kevin, Joe and Nick. They have sold over 17 million albums worldwide. They have won numerous awards throughout their career. They got their start in show business on the Disney Channel. They appeared in different shows on the network. Some of their hit songs include “Sucker,” “Cool,” “S.O.S,” “Play My Music,” “Burnin’ Up,” “First Time” as well as other hit singles.
The Jonas Brothers are from New Jersey. They formed their group in 2005. They wrote their single “Please Be Mine” in 2005. Steve Greenberg heard the song and wanted to sign them to Columbia Records. While they were working on their first album, they recorded with different artists such as Kelly Clarkson, Jump5, The Backstreet Boys, Jesse McCartney, The Clique Five as well as other artists.
It’s About Time was released in 2006. It peaked at 91 on Billboard 200. It features the singles “Mandy” and “Year 3000.” It sold over 123,000 copies. Their next album ended up being a bigger hit than their debut album. Their eponymous album was released in 2007. It peaked at number five on Billboard 200. It features the singles “Year 3000,” “Hold On,” “S.O.S” and “When You Look Me in the Eyes.” The album sold over two million copies. They started filming Disney shows in 2008. They appeared on Hannah Montana (2008), Camp Rock (2008), The Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream (2008-10) as well as other appearances. Their Disney appearances helped them develop a new fanbase.
A Little Bit Longer was released in 2008. It peaked at number one on Billboard 200. It features the singles “Burnin’ Up,” “Lovebug” and “Tonight.” It sold over two million copies. Lines, Vines and Trying Times was released in 2009. It peaked at number one on Billboard 200. It features the singles “Paranoid” and “Fly with Me.” It sold over 757.000 copies. This is the last album they did before their hiatus. Nick and Joe Jonas went on to do solo projects while Kevin Jonas went on to study music production.
The Jonas Brothers reunited in 2019. They released Happiness Begins in 2019. It peaked at number one on Billboard 200. It features the singles “Sucker,” “Cool” and “Only Human.” The album sold over one million copies.
The Jonas Brothers are a clean-cut act who are popular with female fans. Most of their albums did well on the charts. They have gold and platinum albums. There aren’t too many family acts who are together now so it’s good that they managed to stick together despite breaking up previously. They were able to beat the child star Babylon and transitioned into adult singers. Since they got their start on Disney, their career could have ended early. They managed to have a successful career. This Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list will feature their best songs.
# 10 – What a Man Gotta Do
The first song on our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list is “What a Man Gotta Do.” It is a non-album single. The song has a pop rock beat. The flirty song is about a man being attracted to someone. She is someone who gets approached by guys a lot so the man feels she won’t take him seriously. He is willing to do anything to be with her. This is relatable to anyone who has trouble connecting with women who are tired of the same type of guy treating her badly. Here is some trivia about the song. The song is about their wives. It makes the song sound sweeter that it was written about their wives. The music is upbeat and bouncy.
The music features a rhythmic guitar, drums and hand claps. The music is designed to get you on the dance floor. The guitar is reminiscent of George Michael’s “Faith.” It is the perfect summer song. The song has an incredibly catchy chorus that will stay in your head. They sing the chorus in a way that makes you want to sing along with them. Nick and Joe Jonas take turns singing lead on this track. The music fits well with their voices. They both sing in time with the beat changes. They sing in their upper and lower registers which blend well with the music. They belt towards the end of the song which brings the song to a climactic finish.
# 9 – Burnin’ Up
The next song on our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list is “Burnin’ Up” from the album A Little Bit Longer. The song has a pop rock beat. The irresistible song is about how you feel when you first meet somebody. This is something people who are infatuated with others can relate to. We all have been in situations where we feel connected to someone we meet at one point in time. If you have been in that situation, this song is for you. This song was their biggest hit single until “Sucker” was released. Here is some trivia about the song. This song was inspired by Prince. The music has an electrifying beat. The thumping guitar beat drives the music.
The Jonas Brothers may not be the first group you think of when you think of rock music, but the guitar will please fans of rock music. The guitar will have you playing air guitar. The banging drumbeat gives the song tempo. It is a breezy song that is perfect for dancing. It is hard to resist sitting still to this catchy beat. Joe and Nick Jonas sing lead on this track. Joe Jonas sings most of the song. He utilizes his lower register throughout the song. Nick Jonas utilizes his upper register. He sings in falsetto towards the end of the song. He sounds similar to Justin Bieber in this track. This is the type of song that would never get old no matter how many times you hear it. This feel-good song deserves to be on repeat because you will want to hear it over and over.
# 8 – When You Look Me in the Eyes
The sentimental song is from their eponymous album. The song has a pop rock beat. The longing song is about a man being focused on the woman he loves. It is about a person who stares in your eyes and assures you that everything will be okay. He wants to hear the woman he loves tell him that she feels the same way about him. This is the kind of song that will melt the hearts of any female who hears these words.
Here is some trivia about the song. This song was supposed to be on Nick Jonas’ solo album, but the group decided to keep it for themselves. The somber music is touching. The music is very radio friendly. It blends pop and rock music wonderfully. The music is simple. It features the piano, tambourine, guitar, and drums. They all blend well to create an amazing sound. Joe and Nick Jonas take turns at the mic. Joe Jonas opens the song. He sings in a higher register. He starts the song softly and then vocally explodes when the music gets louder.
He has incredible vocal timing. He knows when to hold back and when to vocally let go. Nick Jonas sings in his lower register. He has a slight grit in his voice which makes him sound soulful and gave him a rock edge. This song is beautiful and will make you feel emotional. It does have an abrupt ending, but that flaw doesn’t hurt the song.
# 7 – Tonight
The dance-floor jam is from the A Little Bit Longer album. The song has a pop rock beat. The dramatic song is about a couple getting into arguments that don’t resolve well. The song is told in parts. In the beginning, it is about a couple going through problems. In the second half of the song, the couple try to find a way to resolve their issues so they can be together. He wants to work harder and focus on their love. If you are in a tumultuous relationship, you can relate to this.
The Jonas Brothers target audience are teenagers, but adults can relate to the lyrics. People of all ages go through problems in relationships so teens and adults can listen to this music. The music is very guitar laden. It gives the song a rock edge. The drumbeat is phenomenal. The keys are featured as well, but they take a backseat to the guitar and drums. The music does contradict the theme because it is upbeat, but the song is about a couple fighting. Joe and Nick Jonas switch back and forth in the lyrics. You may have to watch the video in order to know when the other is singing.
They switch so quickly that you may not know who is singing lead. They sound similar to each other in this track, so the transition was smooth. They both have incredible vocal control because they know when to bring it down and when to belt. They are also able to be heard over the loud music. The pre-chorus and chorus sell the song. The song should have ended with the chorus instead of the ad libs. The chorus would have given the song a better finale.
# 6 – First Time
The fun song is from the LiVe album. The song has a pop beat. The celebratory song is about celebrating life. This song isn’t meant to be taken seriously. It is simply about life and how good it is. This is the last single they did before the group broke up. It’s kind of ironic that they wrote a song about celebrating life when they were going to break up. This is a different song for the Jonas Brothers. It doesn’t have their signature pop and rock sound. It has more of a pop sound.
It does feature the guitar, but it’s not hard rock. This is something you would hear on pop radio. The music has a melancholy feel despite being about celebrating life. This track has a grown-up feel to it. The verses are heavy and thought provoking. The chorus helps make the song more upbeat. All of the Jonas Brothers take turns singing this song. Joe Jonas sings the majority of the song. He sings this in his lower register which blends well with the music.
Nick Jonas basically makes a cameo in this track. He does the ad libs. Kevin Jonas does the bridge. This is the only song on our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list that features Kevin Jonas singing lead. He has a good voice. He doesn’t sing lead often so this song gave him a chance at the mic. His voice is very pleasant on the ear. He should sing lead more often because he sounds just as good as his brothers.
# 5 – Hesitate
The next song on our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list is “Hesitate” from the Happiness Begins album. The song has a pop rock beat. The passionate song is a love letter to Joe Jonas’ wife. He wants to be there for her during her tough times. She is going through issues and he wants her to know that he will be there to support her. This will touch the hearts of many females. Joe Jonas’ wife actress Sophie Turner was dealing with depression so he wanted to write something to her to let her know that he would be there for her.
The song is personal, so it sounds more authentic. It’s not just a song for the group. It means something to Joe Jonas. Anyone in a relationship knows how hard it is to watch the person they love battling depression. This song will assure your partner that you will be there in their time of need. The lyrics are sweet and touching. The music is soft and somber. The music picks up after the second verse. The simple beat features the piano and guitar. Joe and Nick Jonas sing the lead vocals. Their voices are mature. They both sing in their lower registers. They start the song off softly and then vocally soar by the chorus. This song is a different sound for the band. They should do more heart wrenching tracks like this one.
# 4 – Only Human
The enticing song is from the Happiness Begins album. The song has a reggae and pop beat. The sensual song is about a man who wants a woman to embrace her sensual side. He wants to have a sexy dance with the woman he loves. He wants her to stop denying the feelings she has for him. He wants her to let go of inhibitions and live for the moment. The music is energetic and has an 80s vibe to it. This is a different sound for the group because they usually sing pop rock music.
This gave them a chance to step out of their comfort zone. It was a good sound for them. Die-hard Jonas Brothers fans will not recognize this track until they start singing. It is a different sound, but it works for them. They proved they could do more than one type of music. The music is catchy and will have you on the dance floor. The musical production was the epitome of excellence. The music includes hypnotic keys and a dance-friendly bassline. Joe and Nick Jonas sing in their upper registers in this track.
They sing in time with all of the beat changes. They are a little hard to understand in the lyrics so you may have to read them to understand what they are saying. With that said, they do a great job vocally. The only complaint about the song is the ending. It ends without warning.
# 3 – Sucker
The sweet song is from the Happiness Begins album. The song has a pop rock beat. The obsessive song is about a man who is obsessed with a woman he loves. He will do anything to be with her. His love for her will make him do crazy things. This song is perfect for anyone who will do whatever they can to please the person they love. This is their biggest hit single. This song was done after the group reunited. The upbeat song is contagious and will have you moving around on the dance floor.
The melody of the song is similar to the song “Feel It Still” by Portugal.The Man except “Sucker” is a slower version of the song. The Jonas Brothers are in their wheelhouse with the music because it has their signature pop rock sound. The guitars are excellent and drive the music. The sizzling drumbeat gives the song a poppy sound. The music sounds like something Maroon 5 would do. The chorus is incredibly catchy. It will stay in your head long after the song is over. Nick Jonas sings the majority of the song. He sings the song in his upper register.
Nick Jonas’ tone fits with the music. Joe Jonas sings the pre-chorus and chorus. He sings in his normal register. This song was a great way to remind their fans that they were back. This song could have easily been number one on our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list, but it lost the coin toss.
# 2 – Strangers
The metaphoric song is from the Happiness Begins album. The song has a pop rock beat. The emotional song is about the stranger you know, not the one you don’t know. The title suggests that it is about a “stranger,” when it’s about someone close to you who still feels far away. He wants to deepen the bond they share with each other despite her trying to pull away from him. The lyrics are deep and meaningful. The music is intense. It features the percussion that is out of this world. The guitar riffs are flawless. The keys are scintillating and exquisite. Nick Jonas sings the majority of this song. He sounds a little different in this track.
His voice goes up and down like a roller coaster. Joe Jonas sings the chorus. His vocals are also a little different. He sings in a higher register. They harmonize well with each other. Their vocals go to heights unknown when they sing the chorus together. They hit incredible high notes that are worthy of checking out. This is a different sound for the group. It shows their mature side. This sounds works for them. This song wasn’t released as a single, but it should have been. It would have done well on radio if it were released. This is one of the best songs on the album and should have been a single. This is a song you will want to keep on repeat because you won’t want it to end.
# 1 – Cool
The number one song on our Top 10 Jonas Brothers Songs list is “Cool” from the Happiness Begins album. The song has a pop beat. The refreshing song is about feeling confident and embracing who you are. The lyrics of the song makes a lot of pop references. Some of the references are James Dean, Charlie Sheen, Jane Fonda and Post Malone. You wouldn’t think these names would go together in a song, but they managed to make it work. People deal with self-esteem issues and this song teaches you to embrace who you really are.
OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder helped write this song. This sounds like something Ryan Tedder would have done for other artists. The music is engaging and will have you bopping your head to the beat. It has a summer vibe to it. The groovy beat will stay in your head for hours. Nick Jonas starts the song. He sings it in a lower register. He sings the chorus is falsetto which could have been a mistake because his voice could have cracked. He stays in tune while he is singing in falsetto. Joe Jonas sings the second verse which references the show Game of Thrones.
His wife Sophie Turner was on that show so it makes sense that he sang that verse. Their harmonies in this song are smoking hot. They know what they are doing when it comes to harmonizing with each other. This song wasn’t as big of a hit as “Sucker,” but it is just as good if not better than “Sucker.” Everything about this song is fire. The music and singing are simply amazing.
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