As we all practice social distancing and self-isolation in response to the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic, there are very few small joys that help soothe our souls and tame the sense of panic and fear that we all experience at some point. Music is an exception.
Music has always proven itself as the greatest companion. On roads, through hardships and bottlenecks and on the happiest occasions, music has always been there. Today, as the entire world faces a pandemic that spreads faster than ever, music is still to the rescue.
Almost everyone is now working from home. This is one big change to the workers, who are still adjusting to the quietness of having to work alone all day. To help break this silence, FastContent has compiled a list of playlists on Spotify to help boost your productivity while on quarantine. The playlists touch on every music genre, helping lift your spirit whether you’re a lover of jazz, pop, indie, rock or deep house.
For those of you looking to feel relaxed and get the needed daily dose of cheerfulness while working from home, this playlist will help you remember all the reasons why you should be celebrating life today.
Includes artists such as: Bob Marley, Soja and Rebelution.
Indie Dance 🎧
For those of you who can’t wait for quarantine to be over to go back to the good old dancing days. This playlist will help you enjoy some infectious beats and will get you the dose of motivation you need to boost your productivity from home.
Includes artists such as: HVOB, Nicolas Jaar and Solomun.
Techno Beats 🎹
For those of you who enjoy the pounding techno beats, this playlist will help you keep your focus intact with minimal distractions. Make sure to gear up and use the best headphones/earphones at home for this one.
Includes artists such as: Noir, FISHER and Peggy Gou.
For those of you who are looking for the best of both worlds when it comes to songs selection. This playlist is perfect for lovers of Arabic lyrics with a touch of international beats and influences. Calm, soothing and relaxing to the mind whenever you're working an important task.
Includes artists such as: Aziz Maraka, Babylone and Mashrou’ Leila.
For the few of you (you know yourselves) who choose to listen to rock while working. If you can’t concentrate without your go-to high power songs, then this playlist is perfect to get you to rock remote work and stay ahead of the game.
Includes artists such as: Metallica, Aerosmith and Bon Jovi.
Arabic Oldies 🎞
For those of you who can’t relax without listening to Fairouz’s angelic voice or Umm Kalthoum’s majestic voice that catches us by surprise every time, this playlist will get you to finish your work on time and keep your inner self content despite it all.
Includes artists such as: Fairouz, Abdel Halim and Umm Kalthoum.
French Classics 🇫🇷
For those of you who enjoy listening to Chansons D’amour and reminisce about the unrivaled Parisian spirit while stuck at home, this playlist will take you right to where you need to be and will give you the daily dose of satisfaction needed to finish your work from home.
Includes artists such as: Edith Piaf, Charles Aznavour and Joe Dassin.
Old is Gold 🎶
For those of you who want to feel young again, this one’s for you. This playlist is an easy recipe to boost your productivity when working from home while taking you back to the good old days where everything was gold.
Includes artists such as: Bee Gees, Nina Simone and Stevie Wonder.
Country Twist 🤠
For those of you who keep a cowboy spirit and enjoy feeling the glory of finishing any task on your shoulder. This playlist compiling the greatest country hits will get you to aim and ace high while working from home.
Includes artists such: Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton and Waylon Jennings.
Latest Hits 🤙
For the lovers of pop music and for those of you who sing their lungs out to Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber, this playlist compiles the latest pop hits in one place to get you to finish your work on time while keeping your enthusiasm for the rest of the week.
Includes artists such: Dua Lipa, Maroon 5 and Billie Eilish.
Coffeehouse Chill 🎺
For those of you who need full concentration while working from home, this lo-fi playlist is the right choice to keep you away from distraction, help you chill while still boosting your mood. It’s as if your favorite coffeehouse has literally moved next door.
Includes artists such: Psygon, Philanthrope and Ninjoi.
Jazz Hits 🎷
For those of you who enjoy listening to the finest jazz tunes and vibing to the rhythms of saxophone, this playlist will help you swiftly finish all your tasks and keep your energy high.
Includes artists such as: Joe Henderson, Chet Baker and Lee Morgan.