“Happy Birthday To You,” known as simply “Happy Birthday” is an old song traditionally sung on a person's birthday. It is currently the most popular song in the English language and has been the second most popular ever for many decades. It's a tune everyone has heard on TV or at least heard on the radio.
The “Happy birthday songs” list includes a few favorites but I've decided to rank them in order of popularity. So far, “Good Morning (To Sleep)”: The tune has been heard more than one million times on the airwaves. Many of the most popular radio stations play it, including Sirius, XM, and many other prominent stations. It's played during commercials and news broadcasts and has also been used in a lot of television shows. It's a simple tune, but has great lyrics that make it sing like a charm.
“Waltz for Wilma: This song was written for the daughter of an old friend of mine who was celebrating her 80th birthday. Wilma always had an affinity for classical music, so when she first heard this tune it caught her attention. It is very easy to play and a wonderful way to say a nice word or two to your wife or mother.
“Happily Ever After: This list contains two of the most popular “happy birthday songs” that are played on radio. “All That You Need Is Love” and “When Will I Be Loved?” are both classic songs that have made it to number one lists.
“Happy Oldie But Goodie: This song has had many spins on the radio and has received many awards and accolades. “This Old Song” was featured in an episode of the Oprah Show and became the very first song ever used in the “American Music Awards.”
As you can see, there is an endless amount of choices when it comes to happy birthday songs. If you haven't had any luck with traditional birthday songs, then you might want to try something a little different, such as this list.
Some of the most popular happy birthday songs are “Waltz for Wilma,” “Good Morning (To Sleep),” “When Will I Be Loved,” “Waltz For Me,” “Waltz for Me, (Part II)” and “Happily Ever After.” No matter what kind of song you choose, just remember to be positive and keep your message upbeat and uplifting.
Happy birthday songs are a reminder of how you feel on your birthday. They're a reminder of how important you are to your loved ones and how much they mean to you.