Songs With The Best Lyrics


Songs with the most beautifull, politically meaningfull or funny lyrics ever. Don't agree with the list? Vote for an existing item you think should be ranked higher or if you are a logged in, add a new item for others to vote on or create your own version of this list.

The Top Ten

Man In The Mirror - Michael Jackson
I'm gonna make a change
For once in my life
It gonna feel real good
Gonna make difference
Gonna make it right..
I love this song! Michael Jackson, you're the best man in the world.. !
"Man in the Mirror". Michael the musical prophet and genius at work. I loved to see him perform this song. He sang this with all his heart and sole... love him xo


Michael sang this song with such depth and true honesty. You can't deny this song as the best lyrics. He wrote this song from the very bottom of his heart and he wanted people to hear the message... true love of his art and his lifes work... love xo


[Newest]This is an amazing song that everyone will love.

2Imagine - John Lennon
"Imagine there's no heaven
It's easy if you try
No hell below us
Above us only sky
Imagine all the people
Living for today...

Imagine there's no countries
It isn't hard to do
Nothing to kill or die for
And no religion too
Imagine all the people
Living life in peace...

You may say I'm a dreamer
But I'm not the only one
I hope someday you'll join us
And the world will be as one

Imagine no possessions
I wonder if you can
No need for greed or hunger
A brotherhood of man
Imagine all the people
Sharing all the world...

You may say I'm a dreamer
But I'm not the only one
I hope someday you'll join us
And the world will live as one"
He is god of music, he can play any types of songs, his lyrics are so touchable and romantic with nostalgic feelings, some of the most popular songs are:
And many more..
Hands off to late JOHN LENNON
This song hasn't only changed individual lives, but it has changed the world. One word - powerful.
[Newest]And no religion too

3There's Never a Forever Thing - A-ha
Dry your eyes now, don't you cry
It's all right

Lie back...
Leave the light on
It's all right, dear

I'll be here through the night
With you till the first signs of light
Say the word and I'll come tonight

It's all right now
Don't you cry now

Wipe your tears away
There's never a forever thing

All through the night
I'll try so hard to be there somehow
With you till the first signs of light
Say the word and I'll come tonight

Darling, don't you cry.
So deep and blue, what a perfect song. Always wanna cry when I hear this song. A-ha songs are full of magic and they have a living soul
Simply wonderful and touching. And the voice is the wing for the words. Unfortunately most people don't really listen to what the hear in a foreign language.
[Newest]That was so good

4Somewhere Only We Know - Keane
This song is the best in all over the world! I love it so much
Vote for Keane the best band!


Although this song can be interpreted in a million and one ways, the lyrics are absolutely amazing. They can represent so many different times during a life, which allows basically everyone to be able to relate to it.
This song remembering me about we life for god and if we dead, there we have the next life in heaven because we life in earth only a few years but in heaven we life forever..
"This can be the end of everything, So Why don't we go to Somewhere Only We Know"! Always trust the GOD!
[Newest]This song is seriously the best! It's definitely my favorite

5Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
"And as we wind on down the road
Our shadows taller than our souls
There walks a lady we all know
Who shines white light and wants to show
How everything still turns to gold
And if you listen very hard
The tune will come to you at last
When all is one and one is all
To be a rock and not to roll"


you gotta feel great with this lyrics, all the Robert Plant's feelings are there
it's stupid how the song was criticized of backmasking messages, as he said "Our turnables only play music forwards" and "This song was made with the best feeling"


This song is the heart and soul of every person I just love this son man it is the best song it should be first.
[Newest]It belongs to you

6Heal the World - Michael Jackson
"And The Dream We Were
Conceived In
Will Reveal A Joyful Face
And The World We
Once Believed In
Will Shine Again In Grace
Then Why Do We Keep
Strangling Life
Wound This Earth
Crucify Its Soul
Though It's Plain To See
This World Is Heavenly
Be God's Glow"


Every single word is so true and he sang it so beautifully. Even now, after listening it to for so long, this song still touches my heart with its lyrics. Totally unforgettable.
Heal the world, Make it a better place...
It's all about humanity, all about love. And when MJ is the singer, it become heavenly... Amazing song!
[Newest]Pure song. Very touching.

7Lose Yourself - Eminem
Listen to this before voting for all the other craps. Eminem is GOD!
well if it really 'bout lyrics you can't ignore this one eminem truly is a genius...
Definitely best song with lyrics it always pumps blood within my body truely ispirational song
[Newest]My favourite hip-hop singer's masterpiece

8Like a Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan
No one can beat Bob Dylan when it comes to lyrics. After a point of time they aren't even song lyrics, they are sheer poetry..
Whats disappointing is that they haven't mentioned 'Mr Tambourine Man' by him
How amazing that Michael Jackson beats Bobby in this poll. Dylan was a genius, and probably the most impressive song writer that I have ever had the privilege of listening to
Bob Dylan is truly a legend when it comes to music and poetry, I'm surprised this song of his has not made the top tens as of yet. I also listen to Michael Jackson and John Lennon, but Bob tops them both with lyrical brilliance shining through his work.
[Newest]Consistently the best lyrical song writer... Inspired and resonating with the human soul.. Cheers Bob

9Earth Song - Michael Jackson
In the bath again

10Breaking The Habit - Linkin Park
Best song ever with great lyrics
All these songs have awesome lyrics but this song has the beats too.
Great song and great lyrics
Really influential song
[Newest]This song is amazing the lyrics are just so great

The Contenders

11Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
SO overrated for this list. The song is kick ass, but its definitely not the lyrics that accomplish that.
Perhaps, lyrically, it doesn't compare to songs like Stairway To Heaven or American Pie - but it has some of the most cryptic and moving lines of all time and should be at least in the top 10.
This song is known all over the world it has one of the best singers behind the sounds and the back up singers which is the rest of the band. This song has the best lyrics because the band took 2 years to make this song and the end results were spectacular
[Newest]This song has some of the most iconic and memorable lyrics of all time. Maybe it's not as complex and cryptic as Stairway to Heaven or Like a Rolling Stone, but when you hear those first two lines, you know you want to sing the whole song.

12Dear Agony - Breaking Benjamin
Breaking Benjamin is literally one of my favorite band. I'm so happy ben is back to work with the band, I just hope he gets some good members, since it's only him left!
The ultimate combination of the pain and conflict that everyone must endure at some point in their lives - the most honest song I've ever had the privilege of listening to.
This band rocks, and Benjamin knows how to write a good song
[Newest]I love breaking benjamin, they are one of my favorite band

13One - Metallica
I got nervous while this list was loading cause some of these list are absolute bull, and I woulda been pissed if this wasn't on here!
Awesome song... Amazing video... Brilliant lyrics... Great drumming and guitaring. One what an asset to Metallica!

Certainly deserves to be top 3...
James hetfield IS THE BEST LYRICS WRITER! This list is nothing without songs like one from metallica


[Newest]Now the world is gone, I'm just one. Oh God, help me. James always wrote nice lyrics

14Hurt - Nine Inch Nails
Totally love this song - an Johnny Cash' version is just gold
The Johnny Cash Version of this song is awesome!
This is an amazing straight forward lyrics.
[Newest]I love the Johnny Cash version.

15Viva la Vida - Coldplay
A song about losing everything, even faith. Amazing lyrics.
This song is too deep... Both in music and lyrics... It is not just about king who lose everything but something more than that... It tells that howsoecer high position we reach we have to face fall back... I think it should be number one... Awesome song ever made
Nice song... Awesome lyrics

16La Isla Bonita - Madonna
So beautiful so deep so charming


17Ain't No Reason - Brett Dennen
This song really makes you think about what the world really is, and what the real problems are. Also, the video is fantastic,

18American Pie - Don McLean
" And in the streets the children screamed
The lovers cried and the poets dreamed
But not a word was spoken
The church bells all were broken
And the three men I admire most
The Father Son and Holy Ghost
They caught the last train for the coast
The day the music died"


This song has the most creatively and carefully put together lyrics ever. It is highly symbolic of the time period it was written about.
This song has the power to touch all different generations. It is moving, powerful and can change your perspective of the world.
[Newest]Brilliant! Gets better over time too.

19Bring Me to Life - Evanescence
This song has the power to take out all the rage that is inside your unconscious mind
Should be in top 10

20Yesterday - The Beatles

21Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Love this song, better by jeff buckley

22Numb - Linkin Park
Can't you see that you're smothering me?
'holding to tightly,
Afraid to loose control,
Cause everything that you thought I would be
Is falling apart,
Right in front of you'
Brilliant, for anyone being compared to something bigger
There was a time when I used to hear this song dedicating it to my father...
Don't know what you're expecting of me
Put under the pressure of walking in your shoes...
Just love the lyrics
Should be in top 10
[Newest]Should be in top 10

23Won't Get Fooled Again - Pete Townshend (The Who)
Meet the new boss, same as the old boss! Always brings a smile to my face, it's almost as if you can see him shrug his shoulders and play.

24The Show Must Go On - Queen
I had some time choosing between Imagine and this song, but well, you know what I chose. I don't think a lot of people had good background knowledge of this song, which really gives it its meaning. It gives one the feeling of fearlessness and an unshaken determination.


The show must go on
The show must go on,
Inside my heart is breaking
My makeup may be flaking
But my smile still stays on.
The most sadest song not just by Queen but by anyone alone with Mother Love. RIP Freddie Mercury = born performer. Legend!

25Hey Jude - Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
How come this song is not in the top ten..

26Desolation Row - Bob Dylan
I'm so happy because so many have voted Desolation Row. It's definitely the best song ever written and I bet everyone who's listened to it know what I mean. The only lyrics that can compete with this one are some of Bob Dylans other songs like "It's alright ma" and "Mr Tambourine Man". Man In The Mirror is really good too, but you can't compare it to songs written by songwriters like Bob Dylan and Neil Young.

What's most depressing from this list is that "One" is 10th. I love the song, but the lyrics are just like in any other rock song. These kids who play Guitar Hero and say they're 13 years old and special because they love Metallica shouldn't really be allowed to vote here.
I just can't believe this is 17 on the list and "Linkin Park" is on number 9, No one, absolutely no one, comes close to Bob when it comes to lyrics, this one is incredible, It's Alright Ma should be on number 1 though, that's the nirvana of songwriters to me, every time you write lyrics you're on the shadow of that song...
Damn you Michael Jackson. This is the best lyrical song ever.
(Well, that I have heard anyway. I'm sure there's better ones I have yet to hear)

27Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
Sometimes a guitar note inspires a song... Sometimes one word... In this case it was James talking to his girlfriend over the phone and that's when he got the idea for the beautiful intro and wrote one of their best songs... He even sung it beautifully... You'll be amazed if you listen to Master of Puppets or any song form "Kill "Em All" then listen to this.. Epic..37 cannot be... Not at all..
Deserves to be top1. When you create such a song by talking to your girlfriend on the phone, there's nothing more beautifu.
Why not no. 1?...

28Time - Pink Floyd
This was a single edit number written by Roger Waters, and the rest of the band contributed to it to make a song that concerns every life on this earth.
This is one of the best numbers, ever.. Great Lyrics..
Man In The Mirror is a very good song. But it's lyrics are mediocre. Queen doesn't have great lyrics either. Where is Sound Of Silence. Now those are good lyrics, not Man In The Mirror and Bohemian Rhapsody.
Just listen to the lyrics. IT is truly the best lyrics ever.
[Newest]Because you haven't heard it

29When I'm Gone - Eminem
Oh man what a song who writes such lyrics just amazing song written and song by the best rapper ever EMINEM just give it a try and bet you'll forget the lyrics of it wonderful emotion shown in the lyrics by eminem
What? #20? No way... He is the best lyricist in the whole damn world... His lyrics are about his own life... Amazing, Brilliant, Inspirational... Just hear "Not Afraid", "Love the way you lie", "Stan"'No love"... Etc..
No song lyric is as emotional as When I'm gone. What the hell man? This should be much above on the list.

30A Day In the Life - The Beatles
Next to imagine this is my favorite song. I was the one who put "This song is so good that person who killed john even sang this song except for one new lyric"
"Imagine John Lennon is Dead." I mean who would say this!
Third is here there and everywhere than let it be and last but not least Give peace a chance.


Arguably the best song by (hardly arguably) the best band in the world. Also some of the best lyrics lennon has written, far superior to the obvious preacherism of "imagine", which doesn't state anything we all didn't know already.
This song is the best ever written by Lennon & McCartney together. Every part of this song was perfectly arranged. Just brilliant... Maybe the best ever.

31My Immortal - Evanescence
"You used to captivate me by your resonating light
Now, I'm bound by the life you left behind
Your face it haunts my once pleasant dreams
Your voice it chased away all the sanity in me"
Just out of this world.
It helped me overcome the lost of a beloved one.
[Newest]Great, evan evanescence is amazing

32Clint Eastwood - Gorillaz
These lyrics are just sick. The lyrics are not only connected witha deep message but are also ryming in sick ways. The vocabulary used in this song is huge. For example: "Now I'm sucking to your lies
Through Russ, though not his muscles but the percussion he provides
With me as a guide
But y'all can see me now 'cause you don't see with your eye
You perceive with your mind"

This is just a small example of all those perfectly fitting pieces. The entire song is based on the lyrics and it worked out perfectly well.

33Stacy's Mom - Fountains of Wayne

34Hush - Automatic Loveletter

35Nightswimming - Rem

36Tears In Heaven - Eric Clapton
You have to be crazy not to pick this one. Clapton wrote some of the most meaningful lyrics as a memorial to the tragic death of his four year old son.
One of the best song ever
So emotional... Really amazing
Very nice song

37Do You Hear Me - Adema
It was awesome
Cool song dude

38Duncan Hills Coffee Jingle - Dethklok
One of my favourite songs, really deep meaningfull lyrics. Everyone should give it a listen.

39Iris - Goo Goo Dolls
And I'd give up forever to touch you. Cause I know that you feel me somehow. You're the closest to heaven that I'll ever be and I don't wanna go home right now.

All I can taste is this moment. And all I can breathe is your life. Sooner or later it's over. I just don't wanna miss you tonight.

And I don't want the world to see me, cause I don't think that they'd understand. When everything's made to be broken, I just want you to know who I am.

And you can't fight the tears that ain't coming, or the moment of truth in your life. When everything feels like the movies, yeah you bleed just to know you're alive.

And I don't want the world to see me, cause I don't think that they'd understand. When everything's made to be broken, I just want you to know who I am.

I just want you to know who I am...
Love this song, such an underrated song! One of the best songs I have ever heard. Brilliant vocals and lyrics. Also very catchy. Should be in the top 10 definitely. Amazing.
Truly one of the most underrated songs ever. As much appreciation as this song gets, it's not nearly enough. The lyrics are brilliant!
[Newest]I love this song. The lyrics dig very deep and put it all out there to the receiving party. Give up forever to touch you... Just a gorgeous lyric.

40Speculum - Adema

41Halo - Beyonce
This song is so amazing! My favorite Beyonce' song ever. It has so much power and the words are beautiful! I just love it! Should be further up!
Beautiful song... If you ever have built walls to protect yourself and later have it broken down by someone... Well this is your anthem!
Very touching, reaches some kind of divine stratosphere in my soul. Powerful enigmatic!

42Tomorrow Never Knows - The Beatles

43Landslide - Fleetwood Mac

44Date Rape - Sublime

45Because of You - Kelly Clarkson
I hear this and think of my dad.
I can see everything about him in this song.
Kelly Clarkson is the best singer to have ever come off a talent show!
Should be in the top 3 with I'm Ok-Christina Aguilera and Somewhere only we know-Keane
I really really love this song. Kelly is my idol and I love her voice

46In the Darkest Place - Elvis Costello

47You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban
This is almost Josh's signature tune. This song has very spiritual and emotive lyrics. One of the all-time classics.
Beautiful lyrics and sung in an awesome way... He is not my favourite but this is one of my favourite songs... So inspirational and filled with emotions
I wish I have written this song.! It's one of the best songs ever.

48Everytime - Britney Spears
Every time I try to fly
I fall without my wings
I feel so small
I guess I need you baby

Really a wonderful song. ! I just love it..
My all-time favorite song.
I love britney lyrics

49Remember - Adema

50Vodka - Korpiklaani
Vodka! This is best song to drink with!

51Californication - Red Hot Chili Peppers
This song should be rated much higher. The meanings the song conveys are quick, to the point and snappy. It makes a lot of comparisons as well as references very intelligently. The song also has a lot of double meanings which helps to strengthen every line. You can listen to the song over and over and still discover new meaning with what it is trying to say.

52Will You Be There - Michael Jackson
Gorgeous song - beautiful lyrics. Perfect arrangements.

53The Diary of Jane - Breaking Benjamin

54Hallelujah - Jeff Buckley
Well actually the song is from Leonard Cohen, not Jeff Buckley.
It describes a ton of different stories in a single short song. Beautiful lyrics
Cough I think you mean Leonard Cohen.

55Maggots Ate Her Brain - The Lurking Corpses

56Let It Be - The Beatles

57Ooveru Pookalume - K.S. Chithra
Tamil songs. Very good song, Talks about nature an how humans react.
Wonderful lyrics. vazhga Tamil. ! Proud to be a Tamilan! Visual will bring tears in your eyes.

58Same Love - Macklemore
It is a beautiful song that describes the right to choice... And also of how low we think... A thoughtful song that makes you question your thinking!
This song should really be higher in the list! It makes me cry every time I listen to it.
Best lyrics ever written!

59The Unforgiven - Metallica

60Evil Angel - Breaking Benjamin

61Muffin Man - Frank Zappa

62Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley

63November Rain - Guns N' Roses
Axl dedicated this song to his ex-wife, Erin Everly.

"But lovers always come
And lovers always go
And no one's really sure
Who's lettin' go today
Walking away
If we could take the time
To lay it on the line
I could rest my head
Just knowin' that you were mine
All mine
So if you want to love me
Then darlin' don't refrain
Or I'll just end up walkin'
In the cold November rain"

very beautiful lyrics


This should be number 1 so damn good, love, honest touching the hearts, just can't express my opinion too much heart touching, once again it should be number 1
The mood is so hauntingly addicting! Its so sad but so beautiful to listen to! Axl's voice is so sweet and honest, and the lyrics are so true,
So heart warming!
[Newest]Guns N' Roses will be Guns N' Roses

64Breakaway - Kelly Clarkson

65So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
This song is for their best friend the Rev. Such an emotional and beautifully put together song with real meaning and purpose behind it. FoREVer
Amazing song, so meaningful... Top 10 at least...


Amazing lyrics, top ten at least...

66Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead
Radiohead have the best lyrics ever, they may be depressing but they're good. I'm surprised idolisers isn't on here, they're like the most famous lyrics of all time
Fantastic lyrics best enjoyed through headphones and with eyes closed - emerged in the moment
She lives with a broken man,
A cracked polystyrene man,
Who just crumbles and burns

67Give Me a Sign - Breaking Benjamin
"I can see you starting to break, I'll keep you alive if you show ke the way... Day light dies, black out the sky, does anyone care, is anybody there. take this life, empty inside, I'm already dead, I'll rise to fall again..." Awesome lyrics!

68Subterranean Homesick Alien - Radiohead
Thom Yorke is the best lyricist since John Lennon, no question.

69Sorry - Madonna

70Dance With the Devil - Immortal Technique
Fantastic choice. Absolutely belongs on this list. Not all that ecstatic that it is only one spot above a Taylor Swift song. I feel this song tells a much deeper story than most of the songs on here. As far as lyrics go this song embodies a struggle all us human beings go through.

"Everyone trying to be trife, never face the consequences
You probably only did a month for minor offenses
Ask a n**** doing life if he had another chance
But then again there's always the wicked that knew in advance
Dance forever with the devil on a cold cell block
But that's what happens when you rape, murder and sell rock
Devils used to be gods, angels that fell from the top
There's no diversity because we're burning in the melting pot"
Tells a great story, this song is the most underrated song of all time, and it goes the same with Immortal Technique. The brilliance of this song makes it one of the greatest not only Rap song of all time, but Best Songs of all time. A great lyricist...


71White Flag - Dido

72Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
Iron Maiden is where it's at! I would have chosen many more of the songs from Iron Maiden over this one as far as lyrical content, but this was the only one on the list. Take my word for it, people. Iron Maiden, even if you don't like their music, has some of the greatest lyrics ever, especially in the album Brave New World.
I'm an Iranian fan of iron maiden. when I listen to this song, I'm not afraid of listening to a song that is from a different culture. I can feel the words with my heart. I can imagine all the things happening to the guy going to the gallows pole.
Epic lyric climax throughout the song with great sentiment and powerful images. You can feel the agony and energy of the lyrics till the end.

73Even the Gods Cry - The Turtlenecks

74Always - Bon Jovi
I cried when I heard it the first time. I cried when I saw a video of them preforming it live - original and acoustic. Jon is singing it with so much emotion and David's keyboards have a special tone in this one... The rest of the band is also doing a great job on this one but the lyrics, the lyrics are so powerful... and I will love you - always.
I'll be there till the star no shine, till the heaven burst and the words no rhyme, I know when I die you will live on my mind and I love you always

75Arrab Kaman - Tamer Hosny

76Haunted - Disturbed
So underrated band and lyrics too!


77Say It Right - Nelly Furtado

78U Can't Touch This - MC Hammer
"Stay in school! " That's a good message from a rap song.

79State of Grace - Taylor Swift
Perfect! She knows how to write a song and State Of Grace it's a good prove of that, you should also look at the lyrics of "All Too Well" (Another Taylor Swift song which I think the lyrics are perfectly well written). People should look a little more far than her commercial songs ("We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together", "I Knew You Were Trouble", "22"), she's truly talented and only an ignorant/hater might disagree with me.
Taylor swift is the best song writer! All of her songs have meaning and are all so amazing
"This is a state of grace
This is the worth while fight
Love is a ruthless game
Unless you play it good and right
These are the hands of fate
You’re my Achilles heel
This is the golden age of something good
And right and real"
Beautiful and well thought out lyrics. It's no wonder that she's become such a success. I will always be a Swiftie!
This girls lyrics are an abomination. She needs to do a little more introspection before passing on the slander that she does.

80Beautiful Disaster - 311

81A Complete History of the Soviet Union Through the Eyes of a Humble Worker - Pig With the Face of a Boy

82Shelter From the Storm - Bob Dylan

83Mr. Tambourine Man - Bob Dylan
Though I know that evening's empire has returned into sand
Vanished from my hand
Left me blindly here to stand but still not sleeping

My weariness amazes me, I am branded on my feet
I have no one to meet
And the ancient empty street's too dead for dreaming

This should be number 1!
MJ is overrated, he was entertaining but come on really you think those are the best lyrics. Bob Dylan's Blowin in the wind is the most amazing song but if I would have voted for that you would never see the comment because your taste in music is so bad you think MJ's lyrics are number one
Bob dylan should not only have one song on this list

84Rumors - Lindsay Lohan

85Lateralus - Tool

86Killing In the Name - Rage Against the Machine
Why the hell is this so low?

87Cortez the Killer - Neil Young
"and his subjects gathered round him like the leaves around a tree in their clothes of many colors for the angry gods to see'

88You Found Me - The Fray
I love the fray, I would describe them as an American coldplay which raises the question, where is "fix you" (by coldplay)? I do disgree with "you found me" being up here this high when their best song by far "howto save a life" is nowhere to be seen!

89Barbie Girl - Aqua
This lyrics really gets me and is so underrated. Should be way up on the list. "I'm a barbie girl in a barbie world..." Just let it sink in...
Soundtrack of my life.

90Thunder Road - Bruce Springsteen
"So you're scared and you're thinking
That maybe we ain't that young anymore
Show a little faith, there's magic in the night
You ain't a beauty, but hey you're alright
Oh and that's alright with me"

"Make crosses from your lovers
Throw roses in the rain"

"Waste your summer praying in vain
For a savior to rise from these streets"

"Well now I'm no hero
That's understood
All the redemption I can offer, girl
Is beneath this dirty hood"

"Well the nights busting open
These two lanes will take us anywhere
We got one last chance to make it real
To trade in these wings on some wheels"

"From your front porch to my front seat
The doors open but the ride it ain't free"

"There were ghosts in the eyes
Of all the boys you sent away
They haunt this dusty beach road
In the skeleton frames of burned out chevrolets"

"Its a town full of losers
And I'm pulling out of here to win. "

SO many amazing lyrics in this song. I could quote the entire song. Even the worst lyrics in this song is better than the best lyrics in almost all of the other songs on this list. How is this so low down? Springsteen is amazing.
How is this not number one, well maybe jungleland tells an amazing story as well, but Bruce is hands down the artist with the most soul. When you hear his music you know exactly where he's coming from. Rising up from the streets of New Jersey the all-time greatest songwriter ever!
This song is amazing!
"There were ghosts in the eyes
Of all the boys you sent away
They haunt this dusty beach road
In the skeleton frames of burned out chevrolets" is one of the best lines I've heard in my life! How in the world is this so low down?
[Newest]This was our unofficial theme song in high school. Sheer poetry.

91The Catalyst - Linkin Park
Sounds creepy.. But it always makes me think of another world that we have after we die.. The lyrics is so deep:
God save us everyone
Will we burn inside the fires of a thousand suns?
For the sins of our hand?
The sins of our tongue?
The sins of our father?
The sins of our young?

92God Only Knows - The Beach Boys
One of the most meaningful songs ever written
Best ever love song

93There Is A Light That Never Goes Out - The Smiths

94Closer to the Edge - 30 Seconds to Mars
You know Echelon we are the power.! We are the family-SO VOTE!
Most inspiring song... Should be played LOUD whilst dancing around the living room!
The best, every Echelon knows that.

95Nancy Boy - Placebo

96Under The Bridge - Red Hot Chili Peppers

97Round Here - Counting Crows

98If Everyone Cared - Nickelback
If Everyone Cared"

From underneath the trees, we watch the sky
Confusing stars for satellites
I never dreamed that you'd be mine
But here we are, we're here tonight

Singing Amen, I, I'm alive
Singing Amen, I, I'm alive

If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day when nobody died

And I'm singing

Amen I, Amen I, I'm alive
Amen I, Amen I, Amen I, I'm alive

And in the air the fireflies
Our only light in paradise
We'll show the world they were wrong
And teach them all to sing along

Singing Amen, I, I'm alive
Singing Amen, I, I'm alive
(I'm alive)

[Chorus x2]

And as we lie beneath the stars
We realize how small we are
If they could love like you and me
Imagine what the world could be

If everyone cared and nobody cried
If everyone loved and nobody lied
If everyone shared and swallowed their pride
Then we'd see the day when nobody died
When nobody died...


We'd see the day, we'd see the day
When nobody died
We'd see the day, we'd see the day
When nobody died
We'd see the day when nobody died

99Finale - L'Arc~en~Ciel
Amidst the rays of light, I face the finale
It's far too bright to see ahead to tomorrow
I watch you as you turned your head and flew across time
Still but an innocent little girl


very meaningful song. if you translate the japanese song into english you will see how deep the song really is


100Into You - Dead By Sunrise
I love this great one

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