Discover the best free lofi music and songs for YouTube videos
We’ve compiled a list of the best free lofi music and chill songs that you can use royalty free in YouTube videos. These chill and relaxing hip hop beats are the perfect vibe for studying or relaxing. Whether you’re looking for background music for a vlog or as the soundtrack for your study with me video on YouTube, this playlist has all the songs you’ll need.
You can use these trending lofi songs in videos copyright-free on YouTube, Instagram Reels, and social media when using Thematic. Sign-up for a free Thematic account here to download these songs for free.
Let’s dive in to the best lofi music playlist:
frumhere, kevatta – “warm feeling“
“warm feeling” by frumhere & kevatta is one of the most iconic lofi songs used on YouTube. It’s like a warm cup of coffee on a rainy evening. This song is one of our most favorite lofi songs. Like ever.
Chief Takinawa – “Caffe Latte“
Soak up the cafe atmosphere with “Caffe Latte” by Chief Takinawa. This vibey lofi beat pairs well with a warm cup of coffee. Enjoy the light sounds of a coffee shop in the background while lingering on that cozy jazz feeling.
ninjoi. – “Where Do I Go“
Joshua Batista (aka ninjoi.) is one of favorite lofi artists. We first discovered his music in the background of Michelle Phan’s YouTube videos and we haven’t stopped listening since. His melancholic tracks are the perfect medicine for the soul. Start with “Where Do I Go,” a calming lofi rain piano beat, and find yourself lost in the calming magic of ninjoi.’s music.
ninjoi.’s lofi songs are a favorite of vloggers for background music in YouTube videos. Listen and use his songs royalty free on Thematic here.
Mr. Jello – “A Cup of Jazz (feat. Cali.Arod, Farnell Newton)“
Pour yourself a warm cup of jazz with this cozy music from Mr. Jello. The Mr. Jello project was created to shed light and happiness on the world, so it’s bound to put you in a good mood.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy beautiful lofi jazz beats from Mr. Jello.
monomenu – “jazz guitar“
If you’re looking for chill instrumental beats, look no further than the songs from monomenu. His song “jazz guitar” is constantly on repeat on our lofi songs playlist. It’s off of his fried drums release, which is definitely worth a listen.
Take a listen to monomenu’s beautiful and thematic music.
ystr – “Gentle Downpour“
Feel like you’re floating away with this gentle and calming track from ystr. The talent behind ystr, Brian, describes himself as a creative mind from California, and you can definitely hear that creativity seeping through his music.
Float away with gentle and calming music from ystr.
Hiro Nakanishi – “Lofi Good feeling“
“Lofi Good feeling” is exactly what it sounds. With the sounds of a vibrant children’s playground in the distance, “Lofi Good feeling” has a youthful and nostalgic sound that will take you right back to the good old days.
Discover more lofi beats from Hiro Nakanishi.
Lian Kyla – “Forest Walk“
Both a singer-songwriter and music producer, Lian Kyla is a great new lofi artist to definitely add to your playlist. She makes chill and lofi music inspired by books, games, movies, and stories from her everyday life. Her songs are a great fit with painting and studying videos on YouTube.
We hope you enjoyed our playlist of the best lofi music and songs for videos ☕️
Explore more of our lofi music favorites in our curated Chill Lofi playlist here:
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