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

The Contenders

11 The Way We Were - Barbra Streisand

I love this. - Britgirl

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12 One - Metallica UListen to Sample
13 Once Upon a Time in New York City - Huey Lewis
14 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin UListen to Sample
15 If Only - Dove Cameron UListen to Sample
16 Part of Your World - Jodi Benson UListen to Sample
17 Gone Bad (American Horror Story) - Boosie Badazz UListen to Sample
18 Child in Time - Deep Purple UListen to Sample
19 Yesterday When I Was Young - Roy Clark UListen to Sample
20 Little Boy - Nicole Scherzinger
21 If You Could Read My Mind - Gordon Lightfoot UListen to Sample
22 The Unforgiven - Metallica UListen to Sample
23 Goodbye May Seem Forever - Jeanette Nolan Goodbye May Seem Forever - Jeanette Nolan

Now this song is sad - Aleca

24 Life Goes On - 2pac UListen to Sample
25 Say Something - A Great Big World

Crying - Aleca

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26 How to Save a Life - The Fray UListen to Sample
27 Baby Mine - Betty Noyes UListen to Sample
28 Miss My Mama - Z-Ro UListen to Sample
29 Gravity - Sara Bareilles UListen to Sample
30 It Makes No Difference - The Band UListen to Sample
31 Half Crazy - Johnny Gill UListen to Sample
32 Isn't Life Strange - The Moody Blues UListen to Sample
33 Fiddler on the Green - Demons & Wizards UListen to Sample
34 Hurt - Johnny Cash UListen to Sample
35 Dry Your Eyes - Sean Kingston UListen to Sample
36 The Lonely - Christina Perri UListen to Sample
37 Apologize - Onerepublic UListen to Sample
38 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

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39 Fire and Rain - James Taylor UListen to Sample
40 Casualty - Nicole Scherzinger
41 Starring Role - Marina and The Diamonds UListen to Sample
42 Shine on You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd UListen to Sample
43 For No One - The Beatles UListen to Sample
44 Welcome Home (Sanitarium) - Metallica UListen to Sample
45 November Rain - Guns N Roses UListen to Sample
46 I Made a Promise - Crystal Gayle and Eddie Rabbitt UListen to Sample
47 Save Me from Myself - Nicole Scherzinger
48 Darkest Part - Red UListen to Sample
49 Hey Ya - Outkast UListen to Sample
50 Taxi - Harry Chapin UListen to Sample
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Top Remixes (8)

1. The Show Must Go On - Queen
2. One - Metallica
3. Fade to Black - Metallica
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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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