Best Modern Rock Love Songs


The Top Ten

1 Dear God - Avenged Sevenfold

"Dear god the only thing I ask of you
Is to hold her when I'm not around, when I'm much too far away... "
Listen to this... It's beautiful... A7x a7x...! - skt

One of my personal favorites, anyone thats ever had to be away from the one they love can relate to this song

I love all of you.I like your songs so much.I always listen your songs.Dear God is the best.

This has got to be one of the dumbest lists I have seen on this website in the top 5 alone 4 songs are A7X songs - christangrant

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2 Snuff - Slipknot

the greatest love song... its about broken heart feelings...! awsomw band awesome vocals totaly superb song.. everybody should listned to this...

Bury all your secrets in my skin.
Come away with innocence, and leave me with my sins.
The air around me still feels like a cage
And love is just a camouflage for what resembles rage again...

So if you love me, let me go.
And run away before I know.
My heart is just too dark to care.
I can't destroy what isn't there.

Deliver me into my Fate -
If I'm alone I cannot hate
I don't deserve to have you...
Ooh, my smile was taken long ago,
If I can change I hope I never know. - skt

The greatest love song! And one of the best songs ever! Beautiful lyrics, awesome great music and it is probably the best song by slipknot. Best song ever

Absolutely fantastic song and bittersweet voice. When you are down, just listen to this. It can't really heal your broken heart but it sure helps a lot. Thank you Corey for this.

Best Corey's clean voice demonstration

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3 Warmness on the Soul - Avenged Sevenfold

The previous two A7X songs on here are amazing songs but they are more about heart break than about love. This one hits it right on the head. Every verse had me thinking of the woman I want to spend the rest of my life with.

Avenged Sevenfold is my favorite band. I absolutely love them and every single song they have. This song is truely great and I plan on playing it at my wedding

Love this song. I will be walking down the aisle at my wedding to this song

Anything off the album of STST is not love its torture - christangrant

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4 So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold

Lead guirtarist Syn Gates wrote this song, trebute to his bandmate, friend Jimmy... The 'Rev'... this is from there new (2010) album Nightmare..
makes me cry... - skt

Nice song..
Good job syn,,

The Best Love Song I've Heard Ever. Meaningful Lyrics, Fine Guitar Solo, Melody & Vocal. Absolutely Brilliant. I Have To Try Very Hard To Stop Crying When I Listening To This Song. Syn Gates Written It For Me I Think. What An Amazing Lyrics.

What? - christangrant

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5 Almost Easy - Avenged Sevenfold

What does this have to do with love? - christangrant

This isn't about love

Not above love.

6 Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns N' Roses

I like the song, but do you guys know what "modern" means? I think the 80's aren't. - tiagocowboy11

Definitely the best rock n' roll love song of all times.

Great song but not modern

This isn't Modern - christangrant

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7 No Matter What - Papa Roach

And if we make it out alive, I promise you these love will never die... I love you for now and then

Its just amazing, I have been looking for a GOOD love song for days now and finally I found this one and its just like what I wanted... The lyrics explain just what I feel for my loved one and that's just what I wanted all along...

This is an amazing love song, it captures the essences of love. 'i need you right here by my side. Your everything I'm not in my life'

This son is absoutley beautiful

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8 Without You - Hinder

Personally lips of an angel, but this is great as well!

This song is not exactly a love song. Don't get me wrong it's a great song but it is not about loving someone. It's about how you break up them and you realize that you're better off without them. "It's safe to say that I'm ready to let you leave" don't think a girl would take kindly to that.

This deserves to be at least in the top five wonderful song... Amazing lyrics... Awesome guitar... Full of emotion and feeling.. This song makes me fell strong against my love

As long as this or lips of an angel makes it.

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9 Seize the Day - Avenged Sevenfold

Best ever... Makes me cry...! Love Avenged sevenfold forever...! - skt

You'd have to be insane not to try this song out. Very different from a lot of songs, but the message is great and warns the heart.

Another great song from you guys for such a beautiful song

Great song

10 Broken - Seether

Shaun had Kurt's exciting voice. With this song, you can't find better.

To me.. one of the best rock love songs.. Amy's and Shaun's voice are so suitable together! And the lyrics are so awesome!

Just an all around great son. The contrast of Amy Lee and Shaun Morgan bring out so much meaning and what the song is about.

My favorite song ever

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The Contenders

11 Far Away - Nickelback

The song is well done.. Instrumentally it is lovely and very correct with words. It is a beautiful song done in a very profession and beautifully done in every way..It really shows the talent of the band and its members.they have great musicians they showcase. The vocalist are heard at their best..

One the best songs from nickelback. This deserves to be at the top of the list. Listen to this guys!

One of the BEST Rock Love Songs EVER!

I think this song is one of the best that comes in modern day rock and a love song too, well done Nickelback

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12 Your Guardian Angel - The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

Beautiful and cool... Deserve this position... - skt

This is one of the most heartfelt modern songs I've heard. Any girl to have this song dedicated to them is lucky

There really are no words you describe the feelings this song reminds me. There ain't no better love song than this one. - LoveMeSomePie

Dedicated this to the guy that I have feelings for. After he listened to it, he confessed his feelings towards me too.

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13 Thinking About You - Puddle of Mudd

It's mine and my boyfriend's song, the amount of emotional that goes into the song is just immense, always manages to bring a tear to my eye

I honestly LOVE this song! Best from Puddle Of Mudd! I recommend it to anyone, even if you don't normally listen to rock!

One of the best love songs I've ever heard. Just AWESOME!

LOVE THIS SONG. It's so sweet and makes me think of my boyfriend every time. <3 And Puddle of Mudd is one of my favorite bands ever, they're so good and I love all their songs!

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14 Here Without You - Three Doors Down

The benchmark song for 3 Doors Down...

It is as good as it gets... I don't know anything about any song on this list but believe me on this one... THIS SONG IS GREAT...

The best English love song I've ever heard in my whole life...
Every time evokes a feeling in my heart of deep and burried love

I like this song very much... Here without you... Lonely.. Great song ever

I prefer Your Arms Feel Like Home but this is without a doubt the best modern rock love song ever released.

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15 Through Glass - Stone Sour

I loved this song from the moment I first heard it and it's still on my play list. My son used to go to sleep if you sang it to him, not the normal lullabies!

This is not only a love song, but a masterpiece of reflecting ones self. Just close your eyes and try to feel what he describes. Plain awesome.

I was surprised to see it as a #15, but now that I see the competition, it should definitely be in the top 10. Unfortunately it seems that rock is taking a bad turn in these '10s...

His voice is beautiful and the words are so well written.

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16 The Bleeding - Five Finger Death Punch

Awesome song a hruaitlunga

Itis an awesome song why not shinedown miricle

17 My Immortal - Evanescence

Lovely voice.. She is the greatest female vocalist ever...

"You cried I wipe away all your tears" - skt

Beautiful song, needs to be higher up this list

Great song will stand the test of time.

Really peaceful and heart touching song.this song deserve number 1.

18 Forever - Papa Roach

Such an amazing song with so much meaning and so much depth!

19 Cancer - My Chemical Romance

I love My Chemical Romance. Never expected it here.

I just really like My Chemical Romance and the way they sound...

Just heartbreaking. Pure melancholy and sadness.

This song hits really close to home. My uncle and grandfather have died of cancer and this song has such touching lyrics. "my sister and my brothers still, I will not kiss you. Cause the hardest part of this.. is leaving you."

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20 Everlong - Foo Fighters

"Hello, I've been waiting here for you. Everlong."

This song only makes real sense until you find that one person you love more than anyone else. That's why it's one of the ultimate love songs ever.

This song is absolutely perfect.
It should definitely be higher on the list.

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Top Remixes (7)

1. No Matter What - Papa Roach
2. Without You - Hinder
3. Thinking About You - Puddle of Mudd
1. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
2. Dear God - Avenged Sevenfold
3. Warmness on the Soul - Avenged Sevenfold
1. Here Without You - Three Doors Down
2. My Immortal - Evanescence
3. Always - Bon Jovi

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