Scotland may be small in size, but it is large than life when it comes to what it offers the world in music and songs over the decades. This national portfolio boasts all kinds of genres but excels in the romance category as seen by the success of Scotland’s romantic films, literature and other venues.
With Valentine's Day 2024 on the way, it’s the perfect time to connect with this sentimental side of the Celtic classics and let them inspire you as well as remind you of the love you hold for your significant other.
So without further ado, here are 17 romantic Scottish songs for you and your dearest to enjoy ahead of Valentine's Day 2024.
1. Eddi Reader - Ae Fond Kiss
“Ae fond kiss and then we sever, Ae fareweel, alas for ever, Deep in heart-wrung tears I’ll pledge thee, Warring sighs and groans I’ll wage thee.” Photo: Submitted
2. Biffy Clyro - Space
“I get lost sometimes, With you, I am fine, I get lost so I'll follow the light to your heart.” Photo: Submitted
3. The Skye Boat Song (Outlander Theme Song)
“Sing me a song of a lass that is gone, Say, could that lass be I? Merry of soul, she sailed on a day, Over the sea to Skye.” Photo: Submitted
4. Bay City Rollers - All of Me Loves All of You
“Shoo be doo ay, I got something to say, Shoo be doo I, gotta try, To tell you that I, I, I, I really love you, love you, Shoo be doo ay, gotta say it my way.” Photo: YouTube Screenshot