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19 Songs on Smith Students’ Finals Study Playlist

May 13, 2014


We asked students at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business what songs they like to listen to when they study for exams. Check out their responses – old, new, mellow, and upbeat – the results may surprise you!

Note: For your convenience, we are featuring embedded YouTube videos for each of these songs. Some content may not be appropriate for young viewers. When available, we have linked to the artists’ official videos. In some cases, no official videos were available for the selected songs and the links include audio with lyrics.

Smith Students’ Finals Study Playlist:

1. Counting Stars, One Republic

2. House of the Rising Sun, Animals

3. Silk Road, Kitaro

4. Sounds of Peace, Shaun Paul

5. Roar, Katy Perry

6. Happy, Pharrell Williams

7. I Don't Want This Night To End, Luke Bryan

8. #selfie, The Chainsmokers

9. One Less Lonely Girl, Justin Bieber

10. Summer, Calvin Harris

11. Wait, M83

12. Party Up, DMX

13. The Siren of the Woods, Therion

14. Fix You, Coldplay

15. A Song for Our Fathers, Explosions in the Sky

16. Livin' Different, Mala, Digital Mystikz (DMZ)

17. Klapp Klapp, Little Dragon

18. I Would Hurt a Fly, Built to Spill

19. Sweeter than Fiction, Taylor Swift

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About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business 

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty masters, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.