Top Ten Most Depressing Songs

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41 Skinny Love - Bon Iver

Send powerful messages to women everywhere

Just listen to it! It's an amazing song that will hit u right in the feels

42 Dunkelheit - Burzum V 1 Comment
43 Wake Me Up When September Ends - Green Day

How can you not vote for this, aside from the perfect guitar melody, it tells a very sad heart-touching story

This song just pulls at my heart. I became a Green Day fan when I first heard it.

The song about Billies father dying, ugh feels

It describes how I feel when I'm in a bad mood

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44 Say Something - A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera

It talks about how he had to give up someone which is always sad

Life seems so depressing when this song plays

Doesn't effect me like it does anyone else.

Love this song. Hope is lost.

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45 Words - Skylar Grey

Everything Skylar Grey is sad

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46 One Last Goodbye - Anathema V 3 Comments
47 Legacy - Eminem V 1 Comment
48 Human - Christina Perri

This song is a good song because it gets me through depression and it always reduces me to tears every time I hear it just because of how relatable this song is for me

Reduces me to tears every time I hear it just because of how relatable this song is for me

It shows how nobody can live up to every expectation they are given because we all only human

Same. I'm battling depression and this song helps me.

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49 Love Is Blindness - U2
50 Cold - The Cure
51 Soldier of Fortune - Deep Purple
52 King of Pain - The Police
53 Minute of Decay - Marilyn Manson
54 Hopes Leaves - Opeth

This song just makes me think about how lonely we can be as humans and a rush of memories flash through my head, if I'm in a down mood I often find myself listening to this album and I normally go back and listen to this song again at the end.

55 Reptile - Nine Inch Nails
56 Second Love - Pain of Salvation
57 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd

The only way to describe this song is as perfect, seriously I would not only put it at the top of the most depressing songs but also as one of the best songs of all time.

just listen to the lyrics including the music video. its as if the world around you in slowly dissapering.

I totally agree with Mad world being number 1, but comfortably numb deserves to be higher because of how the lyrics and story make it so sad.

This should be in top 5 at list not 18 but nvm I hope people read this listen to the song and then decide

58 Broken Home - 5 Seconds of Summer

This song is personal and relatable to anybody dealing with divorcing parents, and its really sad and emotional.

This song makes me cry every time I listen to it. The fact that it's relatable makes it even more depressing.

This song is so relatable and sad. It's great for people with issues at home.

I love this song but yeah it is sad asf to be honest

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59 The Scientist - Coldplay

This song brings me to tears every time I hear it its amazing and shows true feelings

One of my favourite songs to listen to when I'm sad, it takes me back to the "good days"

V 3 Comments
60 I Am a Rock - Simon and Garfunkel

I really think this song should be higher on the list.

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