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 Turn the Page - Metallica
6 Saviour - Black Veil Brides

This song saved my life.

7 Embrace of the Endless Ocean - Amon Amarth

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

8 Say Goodnight - Bullet for My Valentine

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

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

Another great song of opeth - Ananya

The Contenders

11 Solitude - Black Sabbath
12 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...

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

Awesome sad song ever

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

Lyrics can make yu cry

18 In the End - Linkin Park

Nu-metal but it's still metal

This song is an alternative metal.

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

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

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

The most sad song I heard should b number 1

22 Dead to the World - Bullet for My Valentine
23 Starfire - Dragonforce
24 Iridescent - Linkin Park
25 Far From Home - Five Finger Death Punch
26 Hesitate - Stone Sour
27 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.

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

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

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