Top 10 Greatest Sad Songs

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Not the saddest songs per se, but rather the best sad songs that are great as songs.

The Top Ten

1 My Immortal - Evanescence
2 Tears in Heaven - Eric Clapton
3 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest
4 Boulevard of Broken Dreams - Green Day
5 Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd
6 The Show Must Go On - Queen
7 Yesterday - The Beatles
8 Stan - Eminem
9 Fade to Black - Metallica
10 Landslide - Fleetwood Mac

The Newcomers

? Castle of Glass - Linkin Park

Why is this not #1? This song nearly got me in tears. - TheDarkOne_221b

The Contenders

11 The Way We Were - Barbra Streisand

I love this. - Britgirl

12 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
13 One - Metallica
14 Gone Bad (American Horror Story) - Boosie Badazz
15 Child in Time - Deep Purple
16 Yesterday When I Was Young - Roy Clark
17 Little Boy - Nicole Scherzinger
18 If You Could Read My Mind - Gordon Lightfoot
19 The Unforgiven - Metallica
20 Life Goes On - 2pac
21 Say Something - A Great Big World
22 Miss My Mama - Z-Ro
23 Gravity - Sara Bareilles
24 It Makes No Difference - The Band
25 Half Crazy - Johnny Gill
26 Isn't Life Strange - The Moody Blues
27 Fiddler on the Green - Demons & Wizards
28 Hurt - Johnny Cash
29 Dry Your Eyes - Sean Kingston
30 The Lonely - Christina Perri
31 Everybody Hurts - R.E.M.

The day Princess Diana died, the radio station must have played this at least 12 times. Such a surreal day. - Britgirl

32 Fire and Rain - James Taylor
33 Casualty - Nicole Scherzinger
34 Starring Role - Marina and The Diamonds
35 Shine on You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd
36 For No One - The Beatles
37 Welcome Home (Sanitarium) - Metallica
38 November Rain - Guns N Roses
39 Save Me from Myself - Nicole Scherzinger
40 Darkest Part - Red
41 Hey Ya - Outkast
42 Taxi - Harry Chapin
43 Love's Tragedy Asunder - Demons and Wizards
44 The End - The Doors
45 How to Save a Life - The Fray
46 Wake Me Up When September Ends - Green Day
47 Lonely - Akon
48 Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word - Elton John & Blue
49 Missing - Evanescence
50 Bad Day - Daniel Powter
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Top Remixes (6)

1. The Way We Were - Barbra Streisand
2. Landslide - Fleetwood Mac
3. Yesterday When I Was Young - Roy Clark
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1. The Show Must Go On - Queen
2. One - Metallica
3. Child in Time - Deep Purple
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1. My Immortal - Evanescence
2. Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest
3. Boulevard of Broken Dreams - Green Day
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