Click for the Moving Songs Spotify playlist
Click for the Spotify playlist


Moving away can inspire a range of emotions: excitement for a new phase of life, anticipation for what’s to come, sadness for leaving friends and familiar places, and fear of change. What better pairing is there for this whirl of emotion than music?

We cover it all in our Songs for Moving playlist. From classics to indie rock to pop and country, we put together a diverse mix of 24 songs that are sure to resonate for anyone relocating.

Check out our track list below, and listen to the entire playlist on Spotify! After all, you’re going to need something to listen to while packing!



01. Travis: Moving

02. Simple Minds: Don’t You (Forget About Me)

03. Phillip Phillips: Home

04. John Denver: Take Me Home, Country Roads

05. Diddy: Coming Home

06. Green Day: Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)

07. Brett Dennen: Song for Leaving

08. Two Door Cinema Club: Come Back Home

09. Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros: Home

10. Simon & Garfunkel: Homeward Bound

11. Young the Giant: Home

12. Lady Antebellum: Goodbye Town

13. Jack Johnson: Home

14. Styx: Come Sail Away

15. American Authors: Home

16. Peter, Paul and Mary: Leaving on a Jet Plane

17. The Beatles: Hello, Goodbye

18. Bombay Bicycle Club: Home By Now

19. Bastille: Get Home

20. Johnny Cash: I’m Movin’ On

21. My Morning Jacket: Movin Away

22. City and Colour: Comin’ Home

23. Kelly Clarkson: Breakaway

24. Van Morrison: Brand New Day

Also check out our other moving resources:

Free Printable Moving Box Labels
Stylish moving / change of address cards and e-cards
“How to Pack” Video Series