Graduation Party Playlist 101

the joy of graduation starts with the afterparty

Whether it’s for kindergarten, elementary, high school, college, even dog obedience school the spirit of Graduation Day is always one of conclusions and new beginnings.  And while the ceremony itself is usally quite solemn and oftentimes slow, afterward it’s all about getting down and celebrating.

So, before the big bash, are you wondering what to play?  Welcome to Graduation Playlist 101:  To aid you in your after-pomp partying, I’ve scoured the web to find you to find what I think are the 101 awesomest songs to help you get down.  Check ‘em out below.

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Graduation Party Playlist 101

 

1              100 Years – Five For Fighting

2              A Moment Like This – Kelly Clarkson

3              A Place In The Sun – Stevie Wonder

4              A Place In This World – Taylor Swift

5              Believe It Or Not -  Joey Scarbury

6              Best Days – Graham Colton

7              Bigger Than My Body – John Mayer

8              Born to Run – Bruce Springsteen

9              Breakaway – Kelly Clarkson

10           Carry On Wayward Son – Kansas

11           Change the World – Eric Clapton

12           Climb Every Mountain -The Sound of Music

13           Closing Time – Semisonic

14           Come Sail Away – Styx

15           Congratulations – The Rolling Stones

16           Do I Make You Proud? – Taylor Hicks

17           Don’t Look Back – Boston

18           Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey

19           Don’t You (Forget About Me) – Simple Minds

20           Don’t Stop Believin’ by Journey

21           Dream On – Aerosmith

22           Everybody’s Free (To Wear Sunscreen) – Baz Luhrmann [The Speech Song]

23           First Day of My Life – Melanie C

24           Flashdance…What A Feeling – Irene Cara (from Flashdance)

25           Forever Young – Rod Stewart

26           Free – Elliott Yamin

27           Freebird – Lynyrd Skynyrd

28           Friends Forever – Vitamin C

29           Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) – Green Day

30           Graduation (Friends Forever) – Vitamin C

31           Graduation Album – Kanye West

32           Graduation Day – Chris Isaak

33           Graduation Day – Four Freshmen

34           Graduation Day – Kanye West

35           Graduation Song (Pomp & Circumstance) – Adrian Kimberly

36           Graduation’s Here – The Fleetwoods

37           Here’s To The Night – Eve 6

38           I Believe I Can Fly – R. Kelly

39           I Did It My Way – Elvis Presley

40           I Go Back – Kenny Chesney

41           I Hope You Dance – Lee Ann Womack

42           I Made It – Kevin Rudolf

43           I Will Remember You – Amy Grant, Sarah McLachlan

44           I’ll Be There For You – The Rembrandts (Theme From Friends)

45           I’ll Remember – Madonna

46           I’m Moving On – Rascal Flats

47           I’m Not Gonna Cry – Corey Smith (The Graduation Song)

48           I’ve Had The Time of My Life – Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes

49           If I Can Dream – Celine Dion

50           If Today Was Your Last Day – Nickelback

51           I’m Not Gonna Cry by Corey Smith

52           In This Diary – The Ataris

53           It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday – Boys II Men

54           It’s My Life by Jon Bon Jovi

55           Live Like We’re Dying – Kris Allen

56           Live To Win – Paul Stanley

57           My Generation – The Who

58           My Wish – Rascal Flatts

59           No Boundaries – Kris Allen

60           On My Way – Phil Collins

61           One Step At A Time – Jordin Sparks

62           Our Lives – The Calling

63           Photograph – Nickelback

64           Place In This World – Michael W. Smith

65           Please Remember – LeAnn Rimes

66           Power of One – Donna Summer

67           Road To Nowhere – Talking Heads

68           Schools Out – Alice Cooper

69           Shining Star – Earth Wind & Fire

70           Simply The Best – Tina Turner

71           Soar – Christina Aguilera

72           Somewhere Over The Rainbow

73           Stairway to Heaven – Led Zeppelin

74           Suddenly I See – KT Tunstall

75           The Climb – Miley Cyrus

76           The Dance – Garth Brooks

77           The Long & Winding Road – The Beatles

78           The River – Garth Brooks

79           The Time of My Life – David Cook

80           There You’ll Be – Faith Hill

81           These Are Special Times – Christina Aguilera

82           Time In A Bottle – Jim Croce

83           Today – Smashing Pumpkins

84           Together – Jack Hartman

85           Top of the World – Van Halen

86           True Colors – Cyndi Lauper, Phil Collins

87           Unwritten – Natasha Bedingfield

88           We Are The Champions – Queen

89           We’ve Only Just Begun – The Carpenters

90           Welcome To Wherever You Are – Bon Jovi

91           What A Feeling– Flashdance

92           Whenever You Remember – Carrie Underwood

93           Who I Am – Jessica Andrews

94           Wide Open Spaces – Dixie Chicks

95           Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler

96           Winds of Change – The Scorpions

97           With A Little Help From My Friends – The Beatles

98           With Arms Wide Open – Creed

99           You Raise Me Up – Josh Groban

100         You’ll Never Walk Alone – Jordin Sparks

101        Come Sail Away – Styx

 

  • Garett Press

    great list!