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Songs to Send Your Crush So They Know You Like Them

We've all been there. You want to send song recommendations to your crush without being direct, but still sending a message. Keep reading for our best recs.


Here's how it happens. You are texting your crush after a day spent together where your friends handed you the aux, and they point out your superb taste in music. You are floating. Naturally, your crush asks for songs recommendations to add to their playlist. This is your chance, but you don't want to come across as too obvious. So, what to send them?


We compile a list of songs that will spark thoughts in their mind, but that are not too obvious for them to freak out.


1. Places We Were Made by Maisie Peters


Subtle, cute, and definitely sentimental. This song is a romantic favorite, but it's also such an iconic song from Maisie that sending it to your crush is a safe play. If they confront you about it and you're not ready to confess, you can say that Maisie's old discography reminds you of your high school friends.


2. August by Flipturn


This song is so good it will raise their serotonin levels. When they listen to it, they will think about the person who sent it to them. You're welcome.


3. Perfect Places by Lorde


Lorde inspires the "I like you but in a deep, complex way" which is perfect for a crush that is a friend or someone you don't know fully. If you can, play this song with them in the car. With the wind adding the necessary special effects, this song on the open road will give them an adrenaline rush they will associate with you. Extra points if you feel like singing at the top of your lungs.


3. Perfect Places by Lorde


If you can, play this song with them in the car. With the wind adding the necessary special effects, this song on the open road will give them an adrenaline rush they will associate with you. Extra points if you feel like singing at the top of your lungs.


4. Good Grief by Bastille


This song went viral on TikTok for a reason. When you send it, tell your crush that it reminds you of a moment you shared together. When they listen to it, they will think of that moment, and we guarantee this song as the backgr