the best sunset lyrics quotes

So you’re a music lover, uh?

Instead of regular sunset quotes, you want sunset quotes from songs?

Well, you’re in luck.

I have 34 sunset lyrics quotes waiting for you below!

The Best Lyrics for Sunset

Song lyrics are an endless source of inspiration, and I know I can personally relate to so many songs out there.

So what’s more natural to turn to songs when searching for quotes you can use?

Whether you’re looking for lyrics about sunset to use as a caption on social media, or maybe simply to create a sunset playlist, you’ll find below some of the best songs with sunset in the lyrics.

 

man with guitar at sunset best lyrics for sunset

 

Here are the best song lyrics about sunset:

  1. Wasted Sunsets by Deep Purple
    “One too many wasted sunsets
    One too many for the road
    And after dark the door is always open
    Hoping someone else will show”
  2. Castle on the Hill by Ed Sheeran
    “I’m on my way
    Driving at 90 down those country lanes
    Singing to Tiny Dancer
    And I miss the way you make me feel, and it’s real
    When we watched the sunset over the castle on the hill”

 

Castle on the Hill by Ed Sheeran

 

  1. The Sunset Curse by Dagoba
    “The sun is falling down
    The day’s showing its bound
    Stars rise from the ground
    Daylight is red
    Sky’s on fire
    Here comes the sunset curse”

  2. Now, just picture me Hollywood living
    Riding through the sun, riding through the sunset
    Now, stop tripping, just give me a minute
    And wait until the sun, wait until the sun goes down

    — Sunset by Kid Ink
  3. Sunset by Stevie Wonder
    “You went and left happy
    You’re all alone
    You turned and walked away
    About this time of day
    It was always sunset”
  4. What Makes the Sunset by Frank Sinatra
    “What makes the sunset?
    What makes the moonrise?
    Is it my love for you?”

 

What Makes the Sunset by Frank Sinatra

 

Speaking about love, check out these Sunset Love Quotes

 

  1. Love Like a Sunset Part II by Phoenix
    “It comes
    A visible illusion
    Oh, where it starts, it ends
    Love like a sunset”
  2. If you don’t take control of your career, guess what? You’ll be stuck in the sunset watching the sunrise, I am the sunrise.

    — Nicki Minaj
  3. Must Do Something About It by Paul McCartney
    “I’ve just seen another sunset on my own.
    All day long I’ve been alone,
    and I must do something about it,
    yes I must do something about it.”

 

Must Do Something About It by Paul McCartney

 

  1. California Sunset by Neil Young
    “California sunset
    Going down in the West
    All the colors in the sky
    Kiss another day goodbye.
    The golden state!”

 

man playing piano at sunset lyrics about sunset

 

So there you have them, the 10 best lyrics for sunset captions!

Did you find a good one for what you needed? I definitely hope so.

You can get more inspiration from the lyrics of one of the most popular sunset song, Sunset by Kid Ink:

 

Want even more music and sunset quotes? Keep scrolling 👇

 

More Sunset Song Lyrics

In the first part above, we saw 10 of the best sunset song lyrics.

But as much as sunset inspires famous authors, it’s also a great source of inspiration for singers. This is why you won’t have to choose only from the 10 quotes above. In fact, I have 24 more songs with sunset in the lyrics in stock for you!

 

man on the beach at sunset playing guitar sunset song lyrics

 

Read more sunset quotes from songs:

  1. Red Sails in the Sunset by Nat King Cole
    “Red sails in the sunset, way out on the sea
    Oh, carry my loved one home safely to me”
  2. Canadian Sunset by Sam Cooke
    “Down, down came the sun
    Fast fast so fast fast beat my heart
    I knew, when the sunset
    From that day we’d never part”
  3. Many the Miles by Sara Bareilles
    “There’s too many things that I haven’t done yet
    There’s too many sunsets I haven’t seen
    You can’t waste the day wishing it’d slow down
    You would’ve thought by now
    I’d have learned something”
  4. Lula on the Beach by Seaway
    “And I’ll be honest
    I’m not used to going out before the sun goes down
    But now the haze is gone, I’m in a better place”

 

Lula on the Beach by Seaway

 

  1. Into the sunset once again together
    After the darkness and and the rain
    Into the sunset we could ride forever
    There goes that dream again

    — Into the Sunset by Bonnie Tyler
  2. Lost in the Moment by NF
    “This may be the last sunset I’ll see
    So I’ll take it in, I’ll take it in
    This may be the last air that I’ll breathe
    So I’ll breathe it in, I’ll breathe it in”
  3. Rendezvous at Sunset by Kylie Minogue
    “Oh-oh, let’s rendezvous at sunset
    Take it through to sunrise
    We’ll have a night we’ll never forget
    We’ll have the time, the time of our life”

 

Rendezvous at Sunset by Kylie Minogue

 

  1. Self Care by Mac Miller
    “Yeah, okay I ride around my city when I come home, yeah
    The sun set quickly then get up slow, yeah
    I disconnect and upload
    Watch it spin around, we just spinnin’ round, yeah
    Let’s go and travel through the unknown, yeah”
  2. Arabella by the Arctic Monkeys
    “My days end best when the sunset gets itself behind
    That little lady sittin’ on the passenger side
    It’s much less picturesque without her catchin’ the light
    The horizon tries but it’s just not as kind on the eyes
    As Arabella, oh
    As Arabella”

 

Explore your sadness like the Arctic Monkeys with these Sunset Sad Quotes

 

  1. Jamie All Over by Mayday Parade
    “Please don’t tell me that I’m dreaming
    When all I ever wanted was to dream another sunset with you
    If I roll over when it’s over
    I’ll take this Cali sunrise with me
    And wake up with the fondest memories”
  2. Sunset by The xx
    “I saw you again, it felt like we had never met
    It’s like the sun set in your eyes and never wanted to rise
    And what have you done with the one I love?
    When I look into your eyes, I see no surprise”

 

Sunset by The xx

 

  1. She’s a Rainbow by The Rolling Stones
    “Have you seen her all in gold
    Like a queen in days of old
    She shoots colours all around
    Like a sunset going down
    Have you seen a lady fairer”
  2. Two Suns in the Sunset by Pink Floyd
    “In my rear view mirror the sun is going down
    Sinking behind bridges in the road
    And I think of all the good things
    That we have left undone”
  3. I see the shadows on the run
    I see the setting of the sun
    At last my working day is done
    The setting of the sun has finally come

    — Sunset by Roy Orbison
  4. You Can Cry by Marshmello & Juicy J
    “Listen to me, close your eyes baby, picture this:
    Sunset, on the ocean, that’s Pacific
    New whips, new tiffs, now your wrist lit
    You can get anything off your wish list
    Every day is Christmas (I got you)
    Look, I promise you won’t wanna miss this (I got you)”
  5. Gypsy by Lady Gaga
    “And you’ll be my little gypsy princess
    Pack your bags and we can chase the sunset
    Bust the rearview and fire up the jets
    ‘Cause it’s you and me
    Baby, for life (if you go with me)
    For life (see the world with me)”

 

Gypsy by Lady Gaga

 

  1. Into the Sunset by Sheryl Crow
    “Here lies a place
    Won’t let me languish
    Hears all my footsteps and waits
    Watch how she fades into the sunset
    A vision spectacular in grace”
  2. Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset – Luke Bryan
    “Sunrise, sunburn, sunset, repeat
    Moonlight, all night, crashin’ into me
    Nothin’ will ever be easy as you and me
    Tangled up with nowhere to be
    Just sunrise, sunburn, sunset, repeat”
  3. African Sunset by Tommy Page
    “Every time I see the sun go down
    It turns my aching heart around
    And when I see the setting sun
    I think about the endless fun
    With sunset, sunset
    Every time the sun goes down
    Reminds me of the love I’ve found
    At sunset, sunset”
  4. Waterloo Sunset by The Kinks
    “But I am so lazy, I don’t like to wander
    I stay at home at night
    But I don’t feel afraid
    As long as I gaze on Waterloo sunset
    I am in paradise”

 

Waterloo Sunset by The Kinks

 

  1. Late dawns and early sunsets, just like my favorite scenes
    Then holding hands and life was perfect, just like up on the screen

    — Early Sunsets Over Monroeville by My Chemical Romance
  2. Shadow of the Day by Linkin Park
    “And the shadow of the day
    Will embrace the world in gray
    And the sun will set for you”
  3. Sunrise to Sunset by the Whitesnake
    “I will love you from sunrise to sunset
    Even when the skies are filled with rain
    And when the morning comes and you are sleeping
    I will love you when you wake again
    And when we lay together
    Realizing what it means
    Drifting in the deep of sleep
    Surrounded by our dreams”
  4. Ekó by Coldplay
    “Joseph rode in on a beam of light
    Dreamed of his queen by his side
    There’ll be a beautiful sunset
    And you’ll be a beautiful bride”

 

man with radio at sunset playing songs with sunset in the lyrics

 

And that was it, 34 great sunset and music quotes!

I hope you found inspiration in these quotes, and that you enjoyed reading them all.

By the way, what was your favorite quote of them all? Let me know in the comments below and tell me why you loved it!

My personal favorite is #32 “Shadow of the Day” by Linkin Park– more for the song itself than the actual quote. My boyfriend is a huge Linkin Park fan, and he absolutely loves this song. I’m not as big of a fan, but this song in particular is pretty nice I must say.