Spring 2018 Spotify Playlist!

Hello, lovelies! When I firsts started this blog, I used to write quite frequently about the music I was into. Ever since I started playing piano at age five, music has been a significant part of my life and I truly believe someone’s music taste says a whole lot about them (including myself). Music digs deep and has the ability to describe and paint situations that are hard for us to verbalize. Anyways, without going on a whole rant about my feelings towards music, I thought I’d share my Spring 2018 playlist from Spotify. I know some people have giant playlists filled with hours of music, but I tend to create a lot of smaller playlists depending on my mood or the season. I haven’t added to taken away from this playlist in a while, so you’re getting one of the first versions of it!


I’d describe my music taste as saturated in alternative bops. Coldplay was my first love and since then my love of alternative music has blossomed. So I’ll describe this playlist by artist, since some are featured a few different times. My Spotify username is sagepetersen, if any of you would like to follow me. I don’t usually interact much on Spotify, but if you guys like this playlist, I’ll definitely be more active and make more posts about it.

Panic! at the Disco

Of course, this is very expected of me, LOL. Ever since the concert, I’ve been in a big Panic! and throwback phase. Most of these songs are from their very first album, the classics! Most of the titles from the first album are very long and aren’t a part of the lyrics of the actual song. These songs include:

  • The Only Difference Between Martyrdom and Suicide is Press Coverage
  • LA Devotee
  • Build God, Then We’ll Talk
  • There’s a Good Reason These Tables Are Numbered Honey, You Just Haven’t Thought Of It Yet


This is where my rock and roll side kicks in. Paramore has some amazing hits from way back when, but their newer sound is memorable as well! Who can forget good ol’ Misery Business? I only have a couple songs from them on my Spring playlist, but they’re definitely one of my favorite bands of all:

  • Last Hope
  • Hard Times

Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish is one of my newer obsessions. I discovered her a little over a year ago because of her song Ocean Eyes, and I’ve been hooked ever since. Whenever I have her playing in the car, whoever is riding with me always asks who the artist is…and it’s always Billie! She really is killing the music game right now; she is extremely unique and has one of the loveliest voices I’ve ever heard. If you’re a Billie Eilish fan, you probably caught my reference to her new song! 😉 I have quite a bit from her on the playlist:

  • my boy
  • Six Feet Under
  • watch
  • lovely (with Khalid) 
  • ocean eyes


This is a band I discovered at the beginning of this year. I heard them mentioned on the radio, where they played a snippet of one of their songs. It really drew me in so I thought I’d look them up. I ended up loving their sound, and they’re one of my go-to’s now. I’d definitely recommend checking them out if you’ve never heard of them. If you’d like an extremely brief synopsis of them, they are the chiller, female version of The 1975. I put a couple of my favorites on the playlist:

  • Winterbreak
  • I Know A Place 

Random Songs & Artists

The rest of my Spring 2018 playlists consists of a montage of random songs and artists that really set the mood for my last semester of college. Some of these I love listening to when I’m doing a glam makeup look or getting ready for a night out, others are great for a nice drive!

  • Dua Lipa: New Rules
  • Marshmello, Khalid: Silence
  • Bleachers: Don’t Take the Money
  • Lorde: Homemade Dynamite (Feat. Khalid, Post Malone, & SZA)
  • A R I Z O N A: Cross My Mind
  • Willow: Marceline (this song is adapted from the show Adventure Time and it honestly has such a great vibe!)
  • Khalid: Location
  • Fall Out Boy: 20 Dollar Nose Bleed
  • Floatinurboat: Spirit of Things (great for makeup tutorials)
  • Kendrick Lamar: All the Stars (with SZA)
  • Calum Scott: Dancing on my Own (Scott is from the X Factor!)

Let me know if I had any of your favorites on this list! I love connecting with people that have a similar music taste as me, so definitely give me a follow on Spotify or let me know in the comments below! By the way, I’m hoping to photograph a new makeup look soon, I’ve just been waiting for this cold to get out of my system! Thanks for your patience, talk to you all soon!


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  1. bingingonabudget
    May 12, 2018 / 5:23 pm

    Thanks for sharing, you have a lot of great songs on here.

  2. May 12, 2018 / 6:01 pm

    “Dancing On My Own” is one of my favorite songs, and Calum’s cover is AMAZING I can’t believe I didn’t know this existed. Thanks!

    • May 12, 2018 / 6:17 pm

      omg yes it is so good!! tbh i didn’t know it was a cover but that’s great to know!😂

      • May 12, 2018 / 6:18 pm

        Robyn wrote it and everything she touches is gold 😁 btw we have pretty dang similar music taste, I LOVE THIS LIST

        • May 12, 2018 / 6:19 pm

          ahhh okay i used to listen to her years ago, she’s awesome!! and that’s so great! do you have a spotify?

          • May 12, 2018 / 6:20 pm

            I don’t sadly I am an old person haha but maybe I’ll get it!

          • May 12, 2018 / 6:22 pm

            lol hey even older people can enjoy it! definitely try it out especially if you love music!

  3. May 13, 2018 / 12:10 am

    I love new rules by Dua Lipa!! You have a great playlist of songs there 😀 xx

  4. May 13, 2018 / 2:23 am

    Paramore are great! I usually listen to metal but I love Dua Lipa and Lorde too, and ofcourse FOB! It’s really interesting to see everyones different taste in music xx

    • May 13, 2018 / 8:46 am

      it’s really so cool to see everyone’s different taste! lorde is definitely one of my favorite artists of all time!

  5. May 13, 2018 / 2:37 am

    I love Dua Lipa’s music at the moment – you have to check out IDGAF if you haven’t already. Unpopular opinion but I didn’t really like Hard Times, I haven’t heard the other song yet though. I have really been into HAIM at the moment. xx

    • May 13, 2018 / 8:45 am

      hard times definitely took a short period for me to get into, so i don’t blame you! and i’ve heard haim is really good, it’s all girls group right?

      • May 15, 2018 / 4:49 am

        Yes it’s 3 sisters – I think my favourite song is Want You Back

        • May 15, 2018 / 5:35 pm

          i’ll have to check it out! thank you!!

  6. May 13, 2018 / 3:00 am

    I definitely love Dua at the moment. ❤ That lady is the bomb!! 💣 I also love Dancing On My Own– it is SO good!! ❤

    • May 13, 2018 / 8:44 am

      she really is killing it! and yeah that song specifically has been my new obsession!💕

  7. May 13, 2018 / 6:06 am

    Woooo love these, especially Billie & Paramore. Great picks! X

    • May 13, 2018 / 8:44 am

      yesss so good, thank you!!

  8. June 7, 2018 / 12:34 pm

    I love Khalid and almost every other teen artist because they talk about issues I face.
    I made a list of songs I have been listening to for days on my blog. You can check it out to see if you have any favs there too

    • June 9, 2018 / 5:21 am

      i love artists that i can relate to. something with a little soul. music can definitely get you through some tough times

      • June 11, 2018 / 9:07 am


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