Easy songs to practice English

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Listening songs in English it’s a very good idea if you want to improve your comprehension about the listening skills.

The autor of this humble blog (in other words, me 😛 ) present a list of songs easier-to-ear and ‘grab’ the lyrics. if you catch at  least the 50% of the lyrics, feel satisfied.

DISCLAIMER: My criteria it’s only the accent and the clear modulation of the singer, not my music preferences; in fact, i hate many of them, only I do for love to mankind (?).

  • ABBA – Knowing me, knowing you
  • Ace of Base – Don’t turn around
  • Adele – Someone Like You
  • Alanis Morissette – Hand in my Pocket
  • Angra – Silence and Distance
  • Anneke van Giersberger – Hey Okay!
  • Belinda Carlisle – Heaven is a Place on Earth
  • Black – Wonderful Life
  • Blind Guardian – The Bard’s Song (in the forest)
  • Cat Stevens – Father and Son
  • Cat Stevens – Morning has broken
  • Céline Dion – That’s the way it is
  • Dream Theater – Finally Free
  • Duran Duran – Come Undone
  • Duran Duran – Ordinary World
  • Elvis Presley – Love me tender
  • Elvis Presley – Suspicious Minds
  • Erasure – Solsbury Hill —– (The lyrics of this cover sounds more understandable than the original of Peter Gabriel)
  • Europe – Open your Heart
  • Gin Blossoms – Follow you Down
  • Green Day – Boulevard of Broken Dreams
  • Green Day – Good Riddance (Time of your Life)
  • Green Day – Wake me up when September ends
  • Hole – Malibu
  • Hoobastank – The Reason
  • James Blunt – Goodbye My Lover
  • James Blunt – Stay the Night
  • James Blunt – You’re beautiful
  • Jim Croce – Photographs and Memories
  • Jim Croce – Time in a Bottle
  • Keane – Everybody’s changing
  • Keane – This is the Last Time
  • Lighthouse Family – High
  • Madonna – Like a Prayer
  • Metallica – Nothing else matters
  • Mike and the Mechanics – Over My Shoulders
  • Muse – Survive
  • Nickelback – How to remind me
  • Pearl Jam – Just Breathe
  • Pet Shop Boys – So Hard
  • Pet Shop Boys – Suburbia
  • Peter Murphy – All Night Long
  • Peter Murphy – Cuts you Up
  • Peter Murphy – Strange Kind of Love
  • Pink Floyd – Comfortably Numb
  • Pink Floyd – Wish you were here
  • Placebo – Pure Morning
  • Placebo – Running up that hill
  • Placebo – Where is my mind
  • Queen – One Vision
  • Queen – Somebody to Love
  • Queensrÿche – Silent Lucidity
  • R.E.M. –  Everybody Hurts
  • R.E.M. – Love is All Around
  • R.E.M. – Nightswimming
  • Robbie Williams – Come Undone
  • Robbie Williams – Feel
  • Robbie Williams – No Regrets
  • Robbie Williams – She’s the One
  • Roxette – Fading like a Flower
  • Roxette – Spending my time
  • Rush – Closer to the Heart
  • Rush – Nobody’s Hero
  • Tasmin Archer – Sleeping Satellite
  • The Beatles – Hey Jude
  • The Beatles – Let it Be
  • The Cardigans – Erase and Rewind
  • The Cure – Friday i’m in Love
  • The Doors – Hello, I love you
  • The Doors – The Ends
  • The Rolling Stones – Anybody Seen My Baby
  • The Rolling Stones – The Last Time
  • The Rolling Stones – She’s like a Rainbow
  • The Smashing Pumpkins – Disarm
  • Savage Garden – To the Moon and Back
  • Simple Minds – Alive and kicking
  • Staind – It’s been awhile
  • Stratovarius – Before the winter
  • Stratovarius – If the Story is Over
  • Supertramp – The Logical Song
  • System of a Down – Lonely Day
  • Yazoo – Nobody’s Diary

Escuchar canciones en inglés es una muy buena idea si quieres mejorar tu comprensión respecto a tus habilidades auditivas.

El autor de este humilde blog (en otras palabras, yo 😛 ) presenta una lista de canciones fáciles de escuchar y de “agarrar” la letra de las mismas, si captaste mas del 50% de la letra, siéntete satisfecho.

ADVERTENCIA: El criterio es sólo el acento y la modulación clara del cantante, no mis preferencias musicales, de hecho, odio varias de ellas, esto sólo lo hago por amor a la humanidad (?)

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