Stressed Out? According To Science This Is The Most Relaxing Song In The World

By 12.01.16

Are you feeling stressed out? Maybe the pressure of the Holidays on your bank account has you buggin’ out a little, or you’re worried about exams/finals or an upcoming job interview? Well, there’s a solution to relieve that stress and no, I’m not talking about cranking one out until you feel better.

Neuroscientists from the UK have pinpointed the most relaxing song in the world. According to the research, listening to the song below reduces patient’s anxiety levels by 65%, and ‘a 35 percent reduction in their usual physiological resting rates.’ So, what’s the song? ‘Weightless’ by Macaroni Union.

This research was conducted by Dr. David Lewis-Hodgson of Mindlab International, and they didn’t just pinpoint the most relaxing song in the world, they actually found the ‘Top 10 Most Relaxing Songs in the World’ and Melanie Curtin over at INC.com put together a playlist of all 10 songs.

You can see which songs make up the top 10 and stream them all on Spotify by clicking that link above and heading on over to INC.com.

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