Like Shakespeare said “Music is the Food of Love” so to help with whatever your Valentine’s Day plans may be, here are 5 Freegal playlists that will provide the perfect soundtrack for a memorable evening!
PlayList 1: Valentine’s Dance


  1. I Wanna Dance with Somebody – Whitney Houston
  2. Shut Up and Dance -Walk The Moon
  3. I Want You to Want Me – Cheap Trick
  4. The Way You make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
  5. Crazy in Love – Beyonce

PlayList 2: Power Ballads

  1. Open Arms – Journey
  2. Endless Love – Luther Vandross and Mariah Carey
  3. I Have Nothing – Whitney Houston
  4. I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing – Aerosmith
  5. Almost Paradise –Mike Reno Feat. Ann Wilson

Playlist 3: Setting the Mood

  1. Colour My World – Chicago
  2. Your Body Is a Wonderland – John Mayer
  3. All Of Me –John Legend
  4. Make You Feel My Love – Adele
  5. Let’s Get It On –Marvin Gaye

Playlist 4: Heartbroken

  1. Say Something –A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera
  2. Total Eclipse of the Heart – Bonnie Tyler
  3. How Can You Mend A Broken Heart – Al Green
  4. Un-break My Heart – Toni Braxton
  5. You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling –Elvis Presley

PlayList 5: Moving On

  1. Lips are Movin – Meghan Trainor
  2. What Goes Around…Comes Around –Justin Timberlake
  3. Rolling in the Deep –Adele
  4. Since U Been Gone – Kelly Clarkson
  5. I will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

You can access Freegal at  or through the Freegal app to get your 5 free MP3’s a week.  All you need is your BCPL library card!
-Katie Widener is the Digital Services Librarian for BCPL. She is a Boone County native, went to U of L for undergrad, and received her Master’s degree in Library and Information Sciences from UK.  She’s been with BCPL for 7 years, previously as a Reference Librarian and the resident yarn and comic book enthusiast.