Best Elliott Smith Songs

The best songs from one of the greatest musicians of all time, Elliott Smith.

The Top Ten

1 Between the Bars

Not only does this song stuck itself inside your head for hours, the meaning and symbolism present is unbelievable. The way he sings, the feel of the words, the flow of his voice, the whole song is perfection.

The most beautiful song in the world. I cried the first time I heard this masterpiece. His voice is just... perfect in this song.

Hauntingly beautiful. Words just fail to express when it comes to his masterpieces. I love you, Elliott...

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2 Angeles
3 Waltz, No. 2 (XO)
4 Miss Misery

Because it was the first song I heard of this brilliant artist. Though I put Waltz together.

5 Say Yes
6 Needle in the Hay

Royal Tenenbaums introduced me to this song. Love it. - RilesLee

7 Son of Sam
8 King's Crossing
9 Heatmiser/Plainclothes Man
10 Angel in the Snow

Such a beautiful song should be in Top 3.
Most Likely my 2nd favorite song by Elliott Smith - OasisFeelsLove

The Contenders

11 Baby Britain
12 Junk Bond Trader
13 Happiness
14 High Times
15 2:45 Am V 2 Comments
16 Last Call
17 Twilight
18 Everything Means Nothing to Me
19 Either/Or
20 Independence Day
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Waltz, No. 2 (XO)
2. Between the Bars
3. Thirteen
1. Between the Bars
2. Angeles
3. Miss Misery
1. Everything Means Nothing to Me
2. Waltz, No. 2 (XO)
3. Say Yes

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