Akon’s Lonely makes it into top trending songs on Valentine’s Day

Year after year, these 10 love (and breakup!) songs see a spike in views on YouTube on Valentine’s Day.

Songs are ranked by their average spike in views on the 14 February in 2015, 2016 and 2017 .

Most, if not all, are karaoke classics.

Hairbrush at the ready? Here’s the list:

Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me

120.14% Increase.

Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting

91.20% Increase

Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You

55.17% Increase

Boyz II Men - I’ll Make Love to You

47.46% Increase

K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life

32.85% Increase

Elvis Presley - Can’t Help Falling in Love

31.94% Increase

Usher - Nice & Slow

27.02% Increase

Aerosmith - I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing

23.70% Increase

Akon - Lonely

21.94% Increase

Berlin - Take My Breath Away

17.57% Increase


More in this Section

‘You should have twice your salary saved by age 35’ is now a bona fide meme

Royal wedding guests sell gift bags online

New event ideal for those who missed out on Cork's Long Table tickets

Harry and Meghan release official wedding photographs


Today's Stories

Gardaí fear Jastine was random victim; Murder probe as body set to be identified

No canvassers ‘ridiculing mental health’: Harris

Professor: Savita would be alive today if not for 8th

Call for restrictions on abortion pill websites

Lifestyle

New father’s life ‘changed forever’ after he was run over by surgeon

The biggest cancer killer will take your breath away

Hopefully she had an idea...

Power of the press: Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks discuss 'The Post'

More From The Irish Examiner