Ashley Eriksson – "Island Song" (2009)
"Come along with me To a town beside the sea We can wander through the forest And do so as we please. Come along with me To a cliff under a tree. Where we'll gaze upon on the water As an everlasting dream All of my affections I'll give them all to you"
Michael Franti & Spearhead – "The Sound Of Sunshine" (2010)
"Here I am, Just waiting on this storm to pass me by. … You're the one I want to be with when the sun goes down That's the sound of sunshine coming down"
OK Go – "This Too Shall Pass" (2010)
"You know you can't keep lettin' it get you down And you can't keep draggin' that dead weight around. If there ain't all that much to lug around, Better run like hell when you hit the ground. When the morning comes. … Let it go, this too shall pass."
Röyksopp – "Happy Up Here" (2009)
"Whatever you do, whatever you say Nothing can push the feeling away It's here in my heart and it's here in my head I feel like I'm part of a book I've read And every page and every paper Seems to be part of human nature Sending me back down on memory lane My favorite record is playing again You know I really like it I know I'll always be here You know it makes my heart beat"
Saint Etienne – "Shower Scene" (2002)
"In the rain, in the fall In the mud, in the hall In the main, in the fog In the showers Call my name"
The Temper Trap – "Sweet Disposition" (2008)
"Sweet disposition Never too soon Oh, reckless abandon Like no one's watching you A moment of love A dream A laugh A kiss A cry Our rights Our wrongs A moment of love A dream A laugh A moment of love A dream A laugh So stay there 'Cause I'll be coming over While our blood's still young It's so young, it runs Won't stop 'til it's over Won't stop to surrender"
Israel "Iz" Kamakawiwoʻole – "Somewhere Over The Rainbow / What A Wonderful World" (1993)
"Somewhere over the rainbow Blue birds fly And the dreams that you dreamed of Dreams really do come true ooh oh Someday I'll wish upon a star Wake up where the clouds are far behind me Where trouble melts like lemon drops High above the chimney tops That's where you'll find me"
Coldplay – "Don't Panic" (2000)
"We live in a beautiful world Oh all that I know There's nothing here to run from Cause here Everybody here's got somebody to lean on"
Tenacious D – "Dude (I Totally Miss You)" (2006)
"Totally miss the honesty And special times, and honestly I totally miss the fucked up thing ya do Dude, i totally miss you I totally miss you Dude, i totally miss you All the time"
Laura Branigan – "Self Control" (1984)
"You take my self, you take my self control You got me livin' only for the night Before the morning comes, the story's told You take my self, you take my self control … A safe night, I'm living in the forest of my dream I know the night is not as it would seem I must believe in something, so I'll make myself believe it That this night will never go"
Ilene Woods – "A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes (from Cinderella)" (1950)
"A dream is a wish your heart makes When you're fast asleep In dreams you lose your heartaches Whatever you wish for, you keep Have faith in your dreams and someday Your rainbow will come smiling thru No matter how your heart is grieving If you keep on believing the dream that you wish will come true"
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros – "Home" (2009)
"Alabama, Arkansas, I do love my Ma & Pa Not the way that I do love you Holy Moley, Me-oh-My, you're the apple of my eye Girl, I've never loved one like you Man, oh man, you're my best friend, I scream it to the nothingness There ain't nothin' that I need Well, hot & heavy, pumpkin pie, chocolate candy, Jesus Christ There ain't nothin' please me more than you Ahh, Home Let me come Home Home is wherever I'm with you"