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Characters who [[ThePollyanna never seem to lose their optimism regardless of whatever hardships they face]] in {{Music}}.
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* [[Music/TheRollingStones "Jumpin' Jack Flash"]].

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* [[Music/TheRollingStones [[Music/TheRollingStonesBand "Jumpin' Jack Flash"]].


* [[Music/TheRollingStones Jumping Jack Flash]].

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* [[Music/TheRollingStones Jumping "Jumpin' Jack Flash]].Flash"]].



-->"Jumping Jack Flash, it's a gas gas gas!"

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-->"Jumping -->"I'm Jumpin' Jack Flash, it's a gas gas gas!"


* "Paradise" by Music/{{Coldplay}} seems to talk about one:

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* "Paradise" by Music/{{Coldplay}} seems to talk about one:one in a more lighter tone:

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* "Paradise" by Music/{{Coldplay}} seems to talk about one:
--> And so lying underneath those stormy skies
--> She'd say, "Oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh
--> I know the sun must set to rise
--> This could be para-para-paradise"


* Basically the point of Music/AmandaPalmer's "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C17yfGyJjM Oasis]]" (warning: NSFW).

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* Basically the point of Music/AmandaPalmer's "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C17yfGyJjM Oasis]]" Oasis]]", which is about a teenage girl who chooses to look on the bright side in spite of being raped and being harassed for getting an abortion and rumors being told about her by her former friend. (warning: NSFW).


* Doris Day claims she feels like one of these in the song "Everybody Loves A Lover." The perky arrangement really drives it home.

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* Doris Day Music/DorisDay claims she feels like one of these in the song "Everybody Loves A Lover." The perky arrangement really drives it home.


* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlBiLNN1NhQ A certain song]] from ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', later reused for ''{{Spamalot}}'':

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlBiLNN1NhQ A certain song]] from ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', later reused for ''{{Spamalot}}'':''Theatre/{{Spamalot}}'':


* Basically the point of AmandaPalmer's "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C17yfGyJjM Oasis]]" (warning: NSFW).

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* Basically the point of AmandaPalmer's Music/AmandaPalmer's "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C17yfGyJjM Oasis]]" (warning: NSFW).


* "Float On" by ModestMouse seems to be narrated by someone like this:

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* "Float On" by ModestMouse Music/ModestMouse seems to be narrated by someone like this:


* The Shirelles cover even adds a GreekChorus that's just as cheerful as the lead singer.

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* ** The Shirelles cover even adds a GreekChorus that's just as cheerful as the lead singer.

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* The Shirelles cover even adds a GreekChorus that's just as cheerful as the lead singer.

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* The narrator of "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwPcD4Zwr78 Sweet Float Flats]]" seems to be this, given [[DissonantSerenity how cheerfully]] she sings about the horrible lives of the tenants in the titular apartment building. Of course, it's hard to tell if she actually is or not, because she's on a MushroomSamba the entire song.

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* [[Music/TheRollingStones Jumping Jack Flash]].
-->"I was raaaised by a toothless bearded hag
-->"I was schooooled with a strap right 'cross my back!
-->"But it's aaaaall riiiiight now, in fact it's a gas!
-->"Yes it's aaaaall riiiiight...
-->"Jumping Jack Flash, it's a gas gas gas!"
* Basically the point of AmandaPalmer's "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C17yfGyJjM Oasis]]" (warning: NSFW).
--> "Oh, I've seen better days, but I don't care."
* "Float On" by ModestMouse seems to be narrated by someone like this:
-->A fake Jamaican took every last dime with that scam
-->It was worth it just to learn some sleight of hand
-->Bad news comes don't you worry even when it lands
-->Good news will work its way to all them plans
* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t30cX6OGO0U Rain drops keep falling on my head, but that doesn't mean my eyes will soon be turning red...]]
* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlBiLNN1NhQ A certain song]] from ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', later reused for ''{{Spamalot}}'':
-->Some things in life are bad
-->They can really make you mad
-->Other things just make you swear and curse.
-->When you're chewing on life's gristle
-->Don't grumble, give a whistle
-->And this'll help things turn out for the best...
* Doris Day claims she feels like one of these in the song "Everybody Loves A Lover." The perky arrangement really drives it home.
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