Sometimes the best of lovers are the ones that have been there all along. It's a common tale but it's also complicated. The good news is, once you've both decided to finally take the plunge, you'd both realize that sometimes the risks are definitely worth it. More than anything else, the best foundation for a strong relationship is friendship.
If your love story is like this, here are 10 great songs that would represent your sentiments. Check out our list below!
1. "Lucky" - Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
In this song, Jason and Colbie are a match made in heaven. Both the lyrics and melody are beautiful and catchy. It's simple the perfect song about romantically involved best friends. It's definitely one of the best love songs in history.
2. "Realize" - Colbie Caillat
When falling in love with your best friend, the only thing you can hope for is they realize their feelings for you.
3. "Umbrella" - Rihanna
Rihanna's breakout song isn't exactly about protective weather gear. It's about sticking with that person through great times as well as the rougher moments. Rihanna sings, "Now that it's raining more than ever / Know that we'll still have each other / You can stand under my umbrella."
4. "Hold You Down" - Jennifer Lopez ft. Fat Joe
If you've got someone that goes way back and has known you longer than anyone else, Jennifer Lopez's 'Hold You Down' (featuring fellow Bronx native Fat Joe) is a friend song that's totally for you. No matter what changes we go through, there's always that person who stuck with you since day one.
5. "Count On Me" - Bruno Mars
"If you ever find yourself lost in the dark and you can't see / I'll be the light to guide you" sings Bruno Mars in 'Count on Me,' a song about being there for that person no matter what, even if he/she is "stuck in the middle of the sea." When he/she is in trouble -- big or small -- you'll do what you can to help and see them through.
6. "In My Life" - The Beatles
The song is a classic love song, with an upbeat melody. It's about searching the world over for that person and realising that someone was there for you from the very start.
7. "True Friend" - Hannah Montana
This tween song by Miley Cyrus (as her alter ego Hannah Montana) like a few other songs on this countdown, is a song about keeping each other grounded and being there no matter what. It's also about second chances and being there through the ups and downs.
8. "Can't Help Falling In Love" - Ingrid Michaelson
This is probably one of Ingrid's most popular song, it's a great tale about falling in love. This is truly enjoyable to hear and would definitely express the heartfelt emotions of someone who is on the stage of falling in love.
9. "I'll Be There For You" - The Rembrandts
Who can forget about the classic staple song from the '90s -- "I'll Be There For You" by the Rembrandts. It's one of the most realistic songs out there talking about sticking out for each other no matter what happens.
10. "You're My Bestfriend" - Queen
This upbeat track is simply full of emotion. It's about friends falling in love, retaining the bond of friendship while also sharing deeper romantic feelings.
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