10/01/2012 04:23 pm ET

'Live While We're Young,' 'Die Young,' And 18 More Songs About Being Young! (LISTEN)

Between the hype and fanfare surrounding the release of One Direction's single "Live While We're Young," and Ke$ha's brand new powerhouse anthem, "Die Young," the first single off her upcoming album Warrior, being "young" is dominating the iTunes charts right now. In fact, we might venture to say it was also the theme of the summer -- Fun.'s "We Are Young," anybody?

For this week's #MusicMonday, we rounded 20 of our favorite songs about being young and awesome. Check out our Spotify playlist below and tweet us any titles we're missing!