Best Sad Metal Songs

Metal music is all about darkness... but metal musicians do have hearts... here are some of the best sad metal songs.

The Top Ten

1 Fade to Black - Metallica

I played this on guitar at my school talent show but didn't sing it because people would probably cry.

2 Here Come the Tears - Judas Priest
3 1916 - Motorhead
4 So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
5 Saviour - Black Veil Brides

This song saved my life.

6 Embrace of the Endless Ocean - Amon Amarth

Great riffs, great music... hail amarth! - Ananya

7 Say Goodnight - Bullet for My Valentine

SAF was easily one of the best melodic metal albums of its time. To Hell with BVB

8 September Sun - Type O Negative
9 In My Time of Need - Opeth

Another great song of opeth - Ananya

10 Solitude - Black Sabbath

The Newcomers

? Turn the Page - Metallica

The Contenders

11 A Place Where You Belong - Bullet for My Valentine

This song is amazing... What lyrics, what riffs, what music...

Probably the best song in the world! Amazing...

12 What If I Was Nothing - All That Remains
13 Losing You - Dead by April

Awesome sad song ever

14 Razor's Edge - Saliva
15 Save Me - Killswitch Engage
16 Snuff - Slipknot

Lyrics can make yu cry

17 In the End - Linkin Park

Nu-metal but it's still metal

This song is an alternative metal.

18 I Wont See You Tonight (Part 1) - Avenged Sevenfold

Amazing, Sad, beautiful Song, Everything amazing
Piano parts :']

19 Like Light to the Flies - Trivium
20 Tears Don't Fall - Bullet For My Valentine

The most sad song I heard should b number 1

21 Dead to the World - Bullet for My Valentine
22 Starfire - Dragonforce
23 Iridescent - Linkin Park
24 Far From Home - Five Finger Death Punch
25 Hesitate - Stone Sour
26 One Last Goodbye - Anathema

How is this song not on the list before. None of the other things on here are truly metal. Just give this song a listen and you'll see why it should be number.

27 In My Darkest Hour - Megadeth
28 A Tout Le Monde - Megadeth

A amazing song. Makes me think of the world and how cruel it can be - Jacobr93

29 Endless Sacrifice - Dream Theater
30 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest
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