Valentine's Day is here

Valentine's Day is here

Ballads and slow love songs are a thing of the past, so get up to speed with the modern day and listen to some fantastic electronic pop songs to get you in the mood for a day filled with passion.

Forget Luther Vandross and Barry White, it turns out that the year's biggest lovefest is dominated by modern day artists.

From a catalogue of over 30 million tracks, streaming service Deezer tapped into the listening habits of 5 million premium subscribers.

Figures show that Grammy Award-winning rapper Macklemore and his hit song “Thrift Shop” was the top streamed track on Valentine’s Day2013, with Calvin Harris’ “Drinking From The Bottle” and James Arthur’s “Impossible” joining it to make up the top 3. Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Robbie Williams, Dizzee Rascal and even PSY’s ‘Gangnam Style’ also featured in the top 25, without a ballad in earshot.

Listen to Deezer local editor James Foley's playlist below and get your groove on during February 14.

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