The monotony of everyday life can often lead to a drop in momentum and present with itself a set of challenges that follow this slack. No amount of coffee or to-do lists can help overcome this dulldom. So how does one seek everyday magic? While there’s no one single method to beat the slack and rally through the downshift, our take on inspired action this week is through music.
Music is a remarkable experience in its entirety. For the longest time, people have turned to music to express meaningful stories. Moreover, they have even established an emotional connect and drawn inspired action. In an endless list of genres and artists, here are five songs by Imagine Dragons – our pick of the week to help you power through yours!
Let the music and the powerful lyrics of this song inspire the dreamer in you. They say you’re basic, they say you’re easy. You’re always riding in the back seat. Now I’m smiling from the stage while You were clapping in the nose bleeds.. is there even a better song to spark that inner lightning? A must add to your list of favorites for the next time you need a jolt of motivation!
I’m the one at the sail, I’m the master of my sea.. and you are really! No these aren’t just a bunch of words but a good reminder of the possibilities that lie ahead of you. Go get that workday hustle!
3. It’s time
Its time was written by Dan Reynolds at a time when he was facing severe hardships as a college dropout. The lead vocalist shares a snippet of his adversities through the empowering lyrics of the song. The song takes you through his experience of upliftment in a time when things were falling apart. And now it’s time to build from the bottom of the pit, right to the top. Don’t hold back.. coming from the prodigy, what a great learning example isn’t it?
4. Whatever it takes
Break me down and build me up. Whatever it takes. ‘Cause I love the adrenaline in my veins.. and who doesn’t right? Whatever it takes is the audiovisual pep talk you could use to awaken your inner genius. With an intelligent approach of measuring success in hindsight, the song inspires personal action to bring you up to speed with your immediate goals. So whatever it takes, make sure to give a listen to this number!
Will the stars align? Or will heaven step in? Will it save us from our sin? Or will it? ‘Cause this house of mine stands strong.. and so should your mind on hearing this song! Natural is a powerhouse of lyrics that will help you meet the natural inborn leader in you. The lyrics of this song give you an emotional push to attain your inner strength and channel this energy to take over everyday hurdles.
Music is a language that is open to interpretation. It’s a form of art that holds a unique understanding to each listener. While we may not want to disrupt this interpretation for you, the listed songs are a good representative of building resilience. Cultivating resilience helps us take on any challenge with a steady approach and can help achieve an emotional center to ward off any blocks in productivity. While any playlist or recreational activity can only help so much in facing everyday challenges, we hope this playlist helps you power through your weekday hustle!