REVEALED: The Ultimate Housework Playlist
- 9 to 5 by Dolly Parton is the number one song to listen to when cleaning
- Beyond the Sea by Bobby Darin is the ultimate song to listen to when cooking
- Ed Sheeran is the most popular artist for a cleaning spree
Mary Poppins says a spoon full of sugar helps the medicine go down, and we all know cooking and cleaning can sometimes be tough pills to swallow. Some sweet tunes are often needed to get you through, but which songs are the best for doing that much needed housework?
Wren Kitchens have compiled data from across Spotify on the ultimate house cleaning and cooking playlists, so you never have to face those household chores without some strong background beats.
Dusting with Dolly
Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 is the ultimate cleaning song, followed by Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk. Walking on Sunshine by Katrina and the Waves takes the third spot, and Ed Sheeran is the most popular artist.
The top 20 songs to listen to whilst cleaning (including beats per minute, BPM) are:
Beyond the Sea Takes the Top Spot
Beyond the Sea by Bobby Darin is the ultimate track to listen to whilst cooking, followed by Africa by Toto. The most popular artists are Dean Martin, Ed Sheeran, Frank Sinatra, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Fleetwood Mac and Louis Prima.
The top 20 tracks to listen to whilst cooking (including beats per minute, BPM) are:
Full data can be seen at https://www.wrenkitchens.com/top-cooking-and-cleaning-songs
Wren kitchens scanned Spotify playlist miner looking at playlists titled ‘cooking’ or ‘cleaning’ the top songs and artists were then calculated.
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