You’re totally fine, and then it hits. The pain. The agony. The sobbing into your best friend’s blouse at 3AM, surrounded by pizza crust and empty beer bottles.
Showing off just how much you are over it: “Irreplaceable” by Beyoncé
“I will survive and be the one who’s stronger. I will not beg you to stay. I will move on and you should know I mean it. Wild horses run in me.”
The answer to the people who want more from you than you can give them: It Ain’t Me Babe
Here are 21 songs that pay tribute to ‘out with the old’ and in with the not awful. Always for the better than for them, the literal worst.
The songs we made up in our heads in our bedrooms and recorded for months in isolation, everybody is now singing them back at us. People are shouting and dancing. The lights are really bright and colorful and I feel like I’m going to catch fire.