Ed Sheeran is music’s king of romance but Donna Lewis recorded the best St. Valentine’s Day anthem of all-time, according to a new study.
AngelicDiamonds.com experts scoured Spotify for love songs and used “a sentiment analysis tool” to find the most romantic songs.
Lewis‘ 1997 Richard Marx collaboration At the Beginning topped the Cupid countdown, beating out John Legend’s All of Me, but Sheeran has been crowned the king of love after landing three songs – Thinking Out Loud, Perfect, and Happier – in the top 10.
James Arthur’s Say You Won’t Let Go, Lewis Capaldi’s Someone You Loved, I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston, Christina Perri’s A Thousand Years, and I’m Yours by Jason Mraz also make the top 10.
In total, 125,000 tracks were analyzed.