The Best Piano Instrumental Love Songs for Relaxing Background Music

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The best piano instrumental love songs for relaxing background music are perfect for setting the mood on a romantic evening. Whether you’re spending time with your significant other or just want to relax and unwind, these songs will provide the perfect ambiance.

Relaxing Piano Love Songs

We all know how good music can make us feel. It can help us relax, it can motivate us, and it can even make us feel more romantic. But what about piano music? In this article, we’ll be taking a look at some of the best piano instrumental love songs that can be used as relaxing background music.

A Thousand Years

A Thousand Years is a song by American singer-songwriter Christina Perri and David Hodges. It serves as the lead single from the album The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (2011), released through Atlantic Records. The song was written by Perri and Hodges, and produced by Hodges. According to the sheet music published at by Sony/ATV Music Publishing, “A Thousand Years” is a moderately slow ballad in the key of A minor with a tempo of 72 beats per minute. Perri’s vocal range spans over an octave and a half from low to high note G#3 to C5

Perri uploaded a preview of the song on her official YouTube channel on October 18, 2011. Five days later, she posted the song’s lyrics on her Tumblr account. “A Thousand Years” was then released for digital download on October 25, 2011. The song received critical acclaim from music critics upon release, with many calling it “one of the most beautifully written love songs of all time”. Commercially, “A Thousand Years” peaked at number 31 on Billboard Hot 100 and at number eight on Billboard Hot Digital Songs chart in the United States

All of Me

The song was released on August 12, 2013, as part of the album Love in the Future (2013). Legend co-wrote the song with Toby Gad and John Stephens.
“All of Me” is a tender piano ballad which is inspired by his then-fiancée and now wife Chrissy Teigen. It has peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Legend’s first entry on the chart as a lead artist and fourth overall, following three entries as featured artist. The song sold 4 million copies in the US in 2014.It became the second-best-selling song of 2014 in the US and was certified quadruple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

The music video was directed by Nabil Elderkin and features Legend and Teigen’s wedding. The video accumulated over 240 million views since its release.

Can’t Help Falling in Love

This love song was originally recorded by Elvis Presley in 1961 and has been covered by many artists over the years. The piano version featured here is performed by Jerry Lee Lewis.


Clocks is a song by the British rock band Coldplay. It was written and composed by all four members of the band for their second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002). Built around a piano riff, the song features lyrical references to clocks and sundials. It is one of Coldplay’s most popular songs, and was internationally released as the third single from A Rush of Blood to the Head. The commercial success of “Clocks” helped propel A Rush of Blood to the Head to critical acclaim. The song won a Grammy Award for Best Single at the 2004 ceremony.

Fields of Gold

Fields of Gold is a song written by English musician Sting and first released on his second solo album … Nothing Like the Sun. The song has been covered by numerous artists.

The lyrical content of the song reflects on lost love and nostalgia. Sting reportedly wrote the lyrics while walking through his garden in Wiltshire, England. The song contains a sample of a traditional Scottish ballad called “Loch Lomond”, which is often mistaken for being part of the lyrics of “Fields of Gold”.

Best Piano Instrumental Love Songs

Listening to piano instrumental love songs can be a very relaxing and calming experience. The piano is a beautiful instrument that can create a soothing and romantic atmosphere. If you are looking for some relaxing and romantic piano music, here are some of the best piano instrumental love songs.


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“Hallelujah” is a beautiful piano ballad with a simple, yet powerful message of hope and worship. Sung by a man and woman in perfect harmony, this song will fill your heart with hope and peace.

Here Comes the Sun

One of the most popular and well-known piano instrumental love songs is “Here Comes the Sun” by The Beatles. This song was written by George Harrison and is included on the band’s Abbey Road album. The song has a peaceful and calm feeling, making it perfect for relaxing background music.

I Will Always Love You

Whitney Houston’s 1992 hit “I Will Always Love You” is one of the best-selling singles of all time, with more than 20 million copies sold worldwide. The song was originally written and recorded by country music artist Dolly Parton in 1974, but it was Houston’s soulful rendition that made it a pop ballad classic.


“Imagine” is a song by English musician John Lennon from his 1971 album of the same name. The best-selling single of his solo career, its lyrics encourage listeners to imagine a world at peace without the barriers of borders or the divisions of religion and nationality.

La Vie en Rose

La Vie en Rose is a 1940s song originally performed by French singer Édith Piaf. The song has been covered by many artists over the years, including Louis Armstrong, Diana Krall, and Tony Bennett. The song is about enjoying life and feeling in love, and its simple, heartwarming lyrics make it a perfect choice for a romantic piano instrumental.

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