Best Rock or Metal Songs That Are Dedicated to Someone Who Died


The Top TenXW

1Blackbird - Alter Bridge

Written about Mark Morse - NuMetalManiak

2To Live Is to Die - Metallica

Cannot the kingdom of salvation take me home. - NikBrusk

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3In Loving Memory - Alter Bridge

Dedicated to Mark Tremonti's mother - NuMetalManiak

4Eulogy - Tool
5Layne - Staind

Obviously dedicated to Layne Staley. - NuMetalManiak

6Vahle - Volumes

Dedicated to James Vahle. Seriously just listen to this song it is awesome. - NuMetalManiak

7Hey Man Nice Shot - Filter

I wouldn't call it a dedication, but this song is about the suicide of Budd Dwyer. - NuMetalManiak

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8So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold

Dedicated to The Rev. - NuMetalManiak

9My Man - Eagles
10Death Blooms - Mudvayne

Dedicated to Chad Gray's grandmother - NuMetalManiak

The Contenders

11All Those Years Ago - George Harrison

Under appreciated tribute to John - Billyv

12Lightning Crashes - LiveV1 Comment
13Boulder to Birmingham - Emmylou Harris
14Goodbye - SlipknotV1 Comment
15Soil - System of a Down
16No One but You (Only the Good Die the Young) - Queen
17Helena - My Chemical Romance
18Empty Garden (Hey, Hey Johnny) - Elton John

Beautifully written and performed, to John Lennon.
"Who lived here, must've been a gardener who cared a lot
Who weeded out the fears and grew a good crop..." - Billyv

19American Pie - Don McLean
20Candle In the Wind - Elton John
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1. Blackbird - Alter Bridge
2. In Loving Memory - Alter Bridge
3. My Man - Eagles
1. Blackbird - Alter Bridge
2. To Live Is to Die - Metallica
3. Eulogy - Tool



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