Which Iconic 60s Song Describes Your Life?

The 1960s were a decade of rapid change and music that changed the way we see the world. Find out which one of these popular 1960s songs best describes your life!

Rebecca M
Created By Rebecca M
On Mar 29, 2017

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Hey Jude - The Beatles

Hey Jude - The Beatles

You're "Hey Jude" by The Beatles! Hey Jude was written in 1968 by Paul McCartney to console John Lennon's son, Julian, during his parents' divorce. Hey Jude is about looking on the bright side of life, finding love and, most importantly, never letting it go. Whenever you find yourself down and out remember to always "take a sad song and make it better!"

Like A Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan

Like A Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan

You're "Like A Rolling Stone" by Bob Dylan! Like A Rolling Stone was written in 1965 by Bob Dylan. Unlike other songs released during this period which were about love, Like A Rolling Stone was about scorning those who look down upon others and embracing the reality of the world around us. You're all about living the most authentic life possible and staying true to what you believe.

Respect - Aretha Frankln

Respect - Aretha Frankln

You're "Respect" by Aretha Franklin! Respect was originally written and recorded by Otis Redding. Aretha Franklin's version was released in 1967 and quickly became an anthem for the increasingly large Civil Rights and Women's Rights movements. Like Aretha, you're an individual who knows who they are and what they deserve in life. You won't settle for anything in life!

God Only Knows - The Beach Boys

God Only Knows - The Beach Boys

You're "God Only Knows" by The Beach Boys! God Only Knows was written in 1966 by Brian Wilson and Tony Asher and has been named by Paul McCartney as his favorite song of all time. Unlike many other love songs, God Only Knows is more thoughtful in its approach stating that while life would go on without his love, there would be no reason for living. You are somebody who believes strongly in the power of love but also believes that there are things that are simply up to a higher power.

The House of the Rising Sun - The Animals

The House of the Rising Sun - The Animals

You're "House of the Rising Sun" by The Animals! House of the Rising Sun was a folk song possibly written at the end of the 19th century. The Animals' version of the song recorded in 1964 made the song a global phenomenon. The song tells the story of one living in poverty in New Orleans. You are somebody who carries your story with you everywhere you go. You have seen much of the world and are able to view life from many different perspectives.

(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones

(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones

You're "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" by The Rolling Stones! (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction was written in 1965 by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards about the increasing commercialism of the modern world as well as sexual frustration. The song was highly controversial for its time because of its sexual connotations as well as its attack of the status quo. You're somebody who lives the fast paced, jet setting life. You don't do well when people and things try to hold you back from living life to the absolute fullest.

Purple Haze - Jimi Hendrix

Purple Haze - Jimi Hendrix

You're "Purple Haze"! Purple Haze was written by Jimi Hendrix in late 1966. Purple Haze was an anthem of the 60s psychedelia period as its dreamy lyrics suggest. Like the song, you are a dreamer who is able to love so intensely that it consumes your every thought and action.

Light My Fire - The Doors

Light My Fire - The Doors

You're "Light My Fire" by The Doors! Light My Fire was written in 1966 by Doors guitarist Robby Krieger and Jim Morrison. Light My Fire is all about sensuality, passion, and sex. Like the song, you enjoy the pleasures life has to offer. You're all about living today because tomorrow might not be promised.