These graduation songs make us so emotional. Don't forget the tissues!
Graduation season is officially here, and the class of 2020 has a lot to celebrate. It goes without saying that “Pomp and Circumstance” is definitely the song most heavily associated with graduation, but there are so many other tracks that perfectly describe the special day. From sentimental ballads reminiscing about the past to upbeat pop songs about looking forward to the future, we've put together a graduation playlist that is bound to capture how you feel.
Graduating from both high school and college looks a little different in the age of social distancing. So whether you're having a virtual graduation or a small celebration with your household, you're still saying goodbye to one chapter of your life and beginning an exciting new one, and these timeless songs sum that up perfectly. Whether you’re graduating high school or getting ready to enter the adult world after college, there will be equal parts joy for the future and sadness for the goodbyes said — and these songs are here for you.