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Moving Away Songs

February 5th, 2014 - 2:09 PM

95 Songs for Moving Away

Whether you're moving away or you have a friend or family member who's saying goodbye, turning to music can be very therapeutic. So get some moving away songs ready for a farewell party, create a sentimental playlist, put some tunes behind a slide show, or download them for your own enjoyment!  In the list below you'll find a little bit of everything: recent stuff, a little throw-back, ballads, country, rock n' roll, goodbye songs for friends, breakup songs, and more. We hope you enjoy! 

We've gotten a lot of suggestions for additions to our list of moving away songs since this was first posted a few years ago (check out the comments). So, we added a few more moving songs to the mix. Check them out, then let us know if there's a song you love that we missed!

Moving Play List

"Across the Universe" by The Beatles

"Ain't No Sunshine" by Bill Withers

"Baby Come Back" by Player

"Beautiful Day" by U2

"Breakaway" by Kelly Clarkson

"Bridge Over Troubled Water" by Simon & Garfunkel

"Changes" by David Bowie

"Chariots of Fire" by Vangelis

"Chasing Pavements" by Adele

"Circle of Life" by Elton John

"Come Home" by OneRepublic

"Come Sail Away" by STYX

"Country Roads" by John Denver

"Crazy Train" by Ozzy Osbourne

"Dare You to Move" by Switchfoot

"Don't Forget to Remember Me" by Carrie Underwood

"Don't You Forget About Me" by Simple Minds

"Dust in the Wind" by Kansas

"Everything's Gonna Be Alright" by Bob Marley

"Faithfully" by Journey

"Find Your Wings" by Mark Harris

"Forever Young" by Rod Stewart

"Freebird" by Lynyrd Skynyrd

"From Where You Are" by Lifehouse

"Georgia on My Mind" by Ray Charles

"Getting Better" by The Beatles

"Go Your Own Way" by Fleetwood Mac

"Going the Distance" by Cake

"Going to California" by Led Zeppelin

"Good Riddance" (Time of Your Life) by Green Day

"Goodbye" by Spice Girls

"Goodbye Stranger"  by Supertramp

"Halfway There" by Big Time Rush

"Help" by The Beatles

"Hit the Road Jack" by Ray Charles

"Home"by Michael Buble

"Homeward Bound" by Simon & Garfunkel

"Hotel California" by The Eagles

"I Believe I Can Fly" by R Kelly

"I Can Only Imagine" by MercyMe

"I Can See Clearly Now" by Johnny Nash

"I Can See for Miles" by The Who

"I Gotta Feeling" by The Black Eyed Peas

"I Like to Move It" by Reel 2 Reel

"I Miss My Friend"by Darryl Worley

"I Will Always Love You" by Dolly Parton/Whitney Houston

"I Will Remember You"by Amy Grant

"I Will Survive" by Cake

"Immigrant Song" by Led Zeppelin

"Irreplaceable" by Beyonce

"Island in the Sun" by Weezer

"It's So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday" by Boyz 2 Men

"King of the Road" by Roger Miller

"Landslide" by Fleetwood Mac

"Leaving on a Jet Plane" by Peter, Paul and Mary

"Let it Be" by The Beatles

"Long Distance" by Bruno Mars

"Magical Mystery Tour" by the Beatles

"Miss You" by The Rolling Stones

"Move Along" by All American Rejects

"Music of My Heart" by Gloria Estefan and '*NSYNC

"My Heart Will Go On" by Celine Dion

"On the Road Again" by Willie Nelson

"Peace Train" by Cat Stevens

"Photograph"by Nickelback

"Ramble On" by Led Zeppelin

"River of Tears" by Eric Clapton

"Road Trippin" by Red Hot Chili Peppers

"Rocket Man" by Elton John

"Seasons in the Sun" by Trey Jack

"Slip Slidin' Away" by Simon & Garfunkel

"Slow Ride" by Foghat

"So Long, Farewell" by The Sound of Music

"Someone Like You" by Adele

"Somewhere Over the Rainbow" by Israel Kamakawiwo'ole

"Stayin' Alive" by The Bee Gees

"Sweeet Home Alabama" by Lynyrd Skynyrd

"Tears in Heaven" by Eric Clapton

"That's What Friends Are For" by Dionne Warwick

"The Climb" by Miley Cyrus

"The Dance" by Garth Brooks

"The Rose" by Bette Midler

"True Colors" by Cyndi Lauper

"Under Pressure" by Queen/David Bowie

"Unforgettable" by Natalie Cole

"Unwritten" by Natasha Bedingfield

"Watchin Airplanes" by Gary Allen

"Welcome to the Jungle" by Guns & Roses

"What a Wonderful World" by Louis Armstrong

"What Hurts the Most"by Rascal Flatts

"Whiskey Lullaby" by Brad Paisley and Allison Krauss

"Wide Open" by Jason Aldean

"Wish You Were Here" by Pink Floyd

"Yesterday" by The Beatles

"You Raise Me Up" by Josh Groban