No matter where in the world you woke up today. You've been blessed. You may have taken a step out of your building onto a busy London street to wave a taxi to work. Maybe you awoke before the sunrise to tend livestock on a beautiful Irish pasture overlooking the ocean. We've all been given a gift.
In a creative sense, the lifespan of a lightning strike has two very clear cycles. In the midst of a lightning storm you will see the birth of the strike. A sometimes trance inducing light show of immense and awe inspiring proportion...
Hey You! That's right, you…. No don’t look over your shoulder, I'm speaking to you! When was the last time you did something you always wanted to do, but were scared because you felt alone in your quest? Today, Yesterday, Last Year?
I gotta….. I gottta…. I gotta.. I gotta pocket got a pocket full of sunshine. I’m sure some of you guys remember how Emma Stone in “Easy A” absolutely drove the audience hysterical by her solo number dancing and singing along to a singing card playing this song. Natasha Bedingfield gave a gift to her audience by giving life to this song.
The title of this piece says it all. The American Authors really hit the nail on the head with this positively charged track that is the soul essence of this playlist’s conception. "Today is gonna be the best day of my life" is so holy to this playlist's commandments that it would be a sin to not include it within the foundation of its creation!
No song has me up and dancing like a fool than this classic by The Foundations. It's perfect for this playlist's theme of popping a smile on your face when you need it most, 6:30am on a Monday morning!