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Study Playlists to Make Studying a Little More Groovy

With finals approaching, I know one thing I always have have prepped in my finals survival kit is a good playlist to get me through those inevitable late nights in the library.



If you're anything like me, you need different music for different subjects. So, for your listening (and studying) pleasure. Whether studying from biology or philosophy, I have created three different playlists of some of my favorite songs to study to.


Playlist 1: For when you're calm, collected, and focused

  1. Nothing changes: everything is different- H.1

  2. Just Like Heaven- Kat Edmonson

  3. Neopolitin- Guustavv

  4. Brighter!- Cass McCombs

  5. Sorry Bro- SALES

  6. Baby I’m a Fool- Melody Gardot

  7. Morning Dew- Matt Quentin

  8. Re: Stacks- Bon Iver


Playlist 2: For when you're going, going, going strong

  1. opal ocean- Slenderbodies

  2. Brown Study- Vansire

  3. Who Hurt You?- Daniel Caesar

  4. Supermodel- SZA

  5. Multi-Love- Unknown Mortal Orchestra

  6. Waterfall- RICEWINE

  7. Waiting for you- Verzache, Swell

  8. Another Weekend- Ariel Pink


And finally,

Playlist 3: For your “everything will be fine” study break

  1. Hey Ya!- OutKast

  2. Survivor- Destiny’s Child

  3. My Girl- The Temptations

  4. Build Me Up Buttercup- The Foundations

  5. Brown Eyed Girl- Van Morrison

  6. 7 Rings- Ariana Grande

  7. Kiss Kiss- Chris Brown, T-Pain

  8. Twist And Shout- The Beatles


Enjoy and keep studying–you got this!



Bird is a writer and musician from Seattle Washington. She now attends LMU where she studies management and philosophy.
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