9 Songs About Escaping & Running Away From Your Problems

(Last Updated On: December 18, 2020)

Sometimes life can be very frustrating and throws at you different curve balls that you just want a temporary sense of comfort so that you can just recharge to get stronger to tackle the problem. If you are in such a scenario here is a list of songs that reflect that feeling of just escaping:

1. Naughty Boy – La La La

The track topped the charts back in 2013 and it about running away from one’s problems mainly caused by emotional abuse.


2. Ludacris – Runaway Love

The song takes us through three fictional stories of different young girls who are battling different domestic struggles that consist of a junkie mother who brings in men that abuse the girl, alcoholic parents and one who ends up pregnant after not using protection.


3. Craig David – Walking Away

The song is off Craig’s debut album Born to Do It. He sings about how life gets too complicated and he just wants to have to get away and spend time with himself.


4. Selena Gomez – A Sweeter Place

This is a contemporary R&B collaboration with Kid Cudi. They sing about wanting to find a place that will keep all their worries away.


5. Coldplay – Paradise

Coldplay sings about how the real world can be escaped through dreams and paradise.


6. Kelly Clarkson – Breakaway

The single is a soundtrack from The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement. The lyrics talk about breaking away from a situation that made her feel ignored and not belonging.


7. Avril – Runaway

Lyrically. the song is about having a bad day and just wanting to get away from it all by running away from your problems. This is by just letting loose through losing control.


8. Taylor Swift – Shake It Off

This is an upbeat track that encourages others to let go of small problems.


9. Calvin Harris – My Way

This is a tropical house flavored passionate anthem about getting away from something.