Life Skills

Over the years, working life has provided much inspiration to song writers and musicians through the eras, with a few of the records even going on to become some of the best loved anthems of all time! Whether you’re looking for a little inspiration at work, or a relatable account of the daily grind, there’s probably a song out there to fit your mood.

We’ve put together a list of some of the best songs to do with work, earning a living and the dreaded Monday mornings.

1) 9 to 5 – Dolly Parton (obviously!)


2) A Hard Day’s Night – The Beatles


3) Heigh-Ho – The Seven Dwarfs


4) Working Class Hero – John Lennon


5) Just Another Manic Monday – The Bangles


6) Money for Nothing – Dire Straits

7) Working Girl – Cher


8) Money, Money, Money – Abba


9) Hard Knock Life – Jay Z


10) Career Opportunities – The Clash

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