Best Taking Back Sunday Songs


The Top Ten

1 Makedamnsure Makedamnsure

Best Make Damn Sure song for sure!. Deserves applauds. Hands down.


Listened to it 500+ times, I'm not joking. - waxyt

Just one of my favorite song

2 Cute Without the 'e' (Cut from the Team) Cute Without the 'e' (Cut from the Team)

This is Taking Back Sunday...the gold standard...always was, always will be...

This is like picking your favorite kid, but when I'm at a TBS show I am most excited to scream out the words to this song. "HOW ABOUT I'M OUTSIDE OF YOUR WINDOW! "

The original, the first #1. Cute Without the E is everything Taking Back Sunday was/is/will be.

Such a relatable song with a catchy beat and memorable lyrics

3 Liar (It Takes One to Know One) Liar (It Takes One to Know One)

Liar is really a Taking Back Sunday classic. Why has no one vote for it but me? Deserves to be higher. This song is my favorite of Taking Back Sunday.

My favorite line is "I'm an addict for dramatics, I confuse the 2 for love" so deep!

4 My Blue Heaven

This needs to be at least in the top 5 somewhere. This song is so intense and amazingly well done and can't be this wasn't already on here yet.

My favorite song, closely followed by This is All Now

This song must be on the top 3!

5 A Decade Under the Influence

No its not number 4 anymore =[

This is the best song made by Taking Back Sunday. - NickelodeonYesAddminNo

I got a bad feeling about this

This is everything that is great about TBS

6 What's It Feel Like to Be a Ghost?
7 Spin

Great composition overall and back and forth dueling vocals. Strong riffs, solid drumming, powerful bass. I love most of taking back sunday songs but this is probably the only song or the one that gets me pumped up the most, has some softy interlude as well so it explodes again, it's just so good.

What 24th? This has to be a joke

LOL, Makedamnsure at 1st and Spin on 37? You have got to be insane. Spin has more energy, more vocals, more riffs, more drums, more screams, the best chorus of all time, and a bloody bridge to an explosive ending. - Undresser

Undresser is right. Seriously one of the best songs of the Louder Now Album.

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8 Number Five with a Bullet

My top 5
5. eleven
4. Mockey Sasser and Steve Balboni ride again
3. you were right
2. this is happening
1. number 5 with a bullet

The duo's harmony was incredible in this song!

Guys lets get this song to number 5!

9 Flicker, Fade

Absolute best song I've ever heard in my life. Tune enhances the lyrics and it's just awesome

Perfect song. From the intro to the end it builds so well

10 I'll Let You Live

The Contenders

11 You're So Last Summer

Only one tell all your friends in the top 10? bs

This song is the utter epitome of what "emo" music is defined as: poignant lyrics and heart-on-sleeve vocals; this song delivers both in spades. For me, this song should be #2. From the chorus ("And all I needed to know is that I'm something you'll be missing.. Maybe I should hate you for this; never really did ever quite get that far") to the verses before and after it ("You could slit my throat, and with my one last gasping breath, I'd apologize for bleeding on your shirt," and "If I'm just bad news, you're a liar"), this song is essentially emo, and Taking Back Sunday at it's finest. Definitely should be #2. - BDavis

Should be in the top three, amazing song.

So catchy and emotional song. It's my favourite TBS song and one of my favourite songs in general. Also "This Is All Now" is a good one but I love "You're So Last Summer" more.

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12 It Doesn't Feel a Thing Like Falling

Awesome driving riff pairs well with the drum beat

13 Sink Into Me

I had this song on repeat for like two weeks. I still do actually...

This is my all time favorite song

How could this NOT be on here! It's like my second favoite song after make damn sure,

14 Divine Intervention
15 Fences
16 Faith (When I Let You Down)

The lyrics are absolutely on point and if you don't literally feel"taken back" when this song starts playing then you truly don't have an emotional bone in your body and you really don't know or like Taking Back Sunday. Real talk

17 Nothing at All

By far the best TBS song, in my opinion.

18 Summer, Man
19 Miami
20 Ghost Man on Third

Definitely my favorite. The acoustic version is even more emotional.

This very emo song...
I like this because touch my heart when listening it...
So good for TBS!

Best song on tayf

21 Timberwolves at New Jersey

The screams really make the song. First time I heard it I was taken by surprise but grew to love it!

You can't make them want you; they're all just laughing

I felt that this is great about the whole TBS vs Brand New, plus I was having a falling out with a friend and this brought us back together

22 You Know How I Do

By far their best song.


23 Better Homes and Gardens
24 One-Eighty By Summer

"She says live up to your first impression, well my best side was your worst invention" Surely one of the best songs, such power in the voice, makes you feel as him.

25 Set Phasers to Stun

Listen to this before or during any workout. Great song to get pumped up to.

26 Your Own Disaster

Needs to be in top 10

Best song of tbs for me. Its Adams best vocals so far, and I lurv the last part where John & adam sing altogether its pure awesomeness

27 Great Romances of the 20th Century
28 El Paso
29 Sad Saviour
30 You Got Me

Should be in top 5

31 Everything Must Go

You could say that their 2009 record were so not-TBS sounding or whatever but the closing track is one of their best!

32 Swing

Why is this song not loved more?
5. lost and found
4. beat up car
3. your own disaster
2. great romances of the 20th century
1. this masterpiece of a song

Seriously? This song is a masterpiece. It's not MakeDamnSure, but it's impressive! "Lover lover, on your fence. Bat your eyes, ball a fist and swing before you leave."

33 This is All Now

My 2nd favorite song, 2nd only to My Blue Heaven

This is amazing. It grows on you and what it does, it's your jam for life

34 Error: Operator
35 New American Classic

This song got me hooked on Taking Back Sunday, it should at least be in the top ten.

36 Sleep

48? what are you all insane?

40, better...

37 They Don't Have Any Friends

The first one I've heard from them. Still the best.

38 Bonus Mosh Pt. II
39 Call Me In the Morning

I think this is a great song. I wonder why it's so low on this list...

Such a great song. Sometimes their new(er) stuff is just as timeless as their classics. Exhibit A

40 Twenty-Twenty Surgery
41 There's No 'I' in Team

It’s a sin that this is the last song on the list... - Ronuh

42 Best Places to Be a Mom
43 Cut Me Up Jenny

This song is very catchy and has one of the best transitions from baritone to alto I've ever heard. - Undresser

Yoo this song gives me so much nastalgia, so upbeat, how's it not up higher on the list man

44 Capital M-E

Simple and one of the best...

45 In the Middle of It All
46 Where My Mouth Is
47 The Blue Channel
48 Suburban Home
49 Stood a Chance

One of their catchier tunes

50 We Were Younger Then
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List StatsCreated 29 Jul 2010

600 votes
53 listings
9 years, 115 days old

Top Remixes (9)

1. Set Phasers to Stun
2. This is All Now
3. My Blue Heaven
1. Liar (It Takes One to Know One)
2. Makedamnsure
3. Spin
1. Makedamnsure
2. It Doesn't Feel a Thing Like Falling
3. Flicker, Fade

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