Music DEFINING My Life - The Past to the Present

Hoosiers! I thought it would be awesome to share with you all about the music that has defined my life so far. Here they are in a Top 20 music format.

Top 20 Favorite Songs of the Moment:

  1. The Script: Hall of Fame (feat will.i.am)
  2. Imagine Dragons: It's Time
  3. Swedish House Mafia: Don't You Worry Child (feat. John Martin)
  4. Calvin Harris (feat Florence and the Machine): Sweet Nothing
  5. Lifehouse (feat Natasha Bedingfield): Between The Raindrops
  6. Passion Pit: Take a Walk
  7. Bridget Mendler: Ready or Not
  8. Kelly Clarkson: Catch My Breath
  9. Ellie Goulding: Anything Could Happen
  10. Taylor Swift: We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
  11. Demi Lovato: Give Your Heart a Break
  12. M83: Midnight City
  13. Linkin Park: BURN IT DOWN
  14. Carly Rae Jepsen: Call Me Maybe
  15. Karmin: Brokenhearted
  16. Alex Clare: Too Close
  17. The Lumineers: Ho Hey
  18. Grouplove: Tongue Tied
  19. Neon Trees: Everybody Talks
  20. Drake (feat Rihanna): Take Care

Top 20 Favorite Songs of the Past:

  1. Soul Asylum: Runaway Train
  2. Semisonic: Closing Time
  3. Santana/Rob Thomas: Smooth
  4. Savage Garden: Truly Madly Deeply
  5. Tonic: If You Could Only See
  6. Vertical Horizon: Everything You Want
  7. Savage Garden: Crash And Burn
  8. Third Eye Blind: Never Let You Go
  9. Third Eye Blind: Semi-Charmed Life
  10. Spin Doctors: Two Princes
  11. U2: Beautiful Day
  12. Train: Drops of Jupiter
  13. The Wallflowers: One Headlight
  14. Bon Jovi: Livin' on a Prayer
  15. Eagle Eye Cherry: Save Tonight
  16. Aerosmith: I Don't Want To Miss a Thing
  17. Nickelback: How You Remind Me
  18. Matchbox Twenty: Bent
  19. Linkin Park: In the End
  20. 3 Doors Down: Kryptonite

Top 20 Favorite Musicians of All-Time:

  1. Kelly Clarkson
  2. The Script
  3. Taylor Swift
  4. OneRepublic
  5. Nickelback
  6. U2
  7. Coldplay
  8. Train
  9. Maroon 5
  10. Lifehouse
  11. Leona Lewis
  12. Daughtry
  13. 3 Doors Down
  14. The Fray
  15. Rascal Flatts
  16. Savage Garden
  17. Lady Antebellum
  18. Third Eye Blind
  19. Adele
  20. Gavin Degraw

Those are some of my favorite songs and musicians that I listen to. Who do you like as a musician and what song do you like at the moment? Also, check out Billboard Hot 100, American Top 40, Tunegenie, and local radio sites for even more great music! That's all Hoosiers!

About The Author
Kevin KingProud Hoosier Alumni, Warsaw IN, Class of 2015

Hello! I am known as Kevin to many of my fellow peers, friends, and family.

I am a recent college graduate of the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University Bloomington, with duel minors in Political Science and International Studies along with a Political & Civic Engagement certificate.

My college life was filled with academics and extracurricular activities, but especially as a senior.  I was heavily involved with the following campus organizations/departments: Residential Programs & ServicesFirst Year Experience, Student Peace Alliance, and the Office of Student Life and Learning. Finally, I was a student blogger for WeAreIU.com for three years.

Fun fact: I have worked Summer New Student Orientation twice as a Program Assistant!

Stay true and have fun Hoosiers!