Saddest Rock Songs of All Time

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121Fire and Rain - James Taylor
122Already Over - Red

This song means so much to what has happened in my life. My favorite song by Red and my favorite song.

I actually don't find it sad, but it's still an amazing song. - LarkwingFlight

123Burden - Opeth
124Cry Out to Jesus - Third Day
125These Are the Days of Our Lives - Queen

Last video appearance of Mercury

126One More Day - Digital Summer
127The Ministry of Lost Souls - Dream Theater

Honestly this should be in the Top 10 at least! The absolutely depressing lyrics in combination with a much more calm and collected Dream Theater sound made this one of the saddest Songs I've ever heard! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

128Wake Up - Three Days Grace

The intro, beat, chorus. Everything is just incredible and touching

This song is so touching, resounding about a relationship having problems due to alcohol.

129Her Last 5 Minutes - Sentenced

Makes me cry every time

130Missing - Evanescence
131Last to Know - Three Days GraceV1 Comment
132Blue Train - Robert Plant and Jimmy Page

This song is so sad and beautiful, written about the pain and sorrow of the death of Robert's Son, Karac Pendragon plant at younger age of five on July 26, 1977.

133Brother - Falling In Reverse

The saddest song I know makes me cry and I can never get myself to turn it off

Very sad song about Ronnie radke's brother death

This is by far one of the saddest songs

134Shine On You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd

This songs is guaranteed to make you cry when thinking about a person who has passed. This should be number 1

For a lost friend, love and companion... a truly sad one

135Landslide - Fleetwood Mac

Why isn't this up there already? It's so sad

136Finality - Woods of Ypres
137Empire of the Clouds - Iron Maiden

Fairly new, very sad, more so when you realise not only is there a story behind it, but it's true as well. The R101 airship.

138A Match Into Water - Pierce the Veil

The amount of emotion Vic has in this song is unbelievable

139Always - Killswitch Engage

One of the best metal ballads ever made, it's about family releationship

140Suicide Season - Bring Me the Horizon
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