Saddest Rock Songs of All Time

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121 Diluted - Slipknot Diluted - Slipknot

This isn't really a sad song, it's more about hate

122 A Knife Called Lust - Hollywood Undead A Knife Called Lust - Hollywood Undead
123 The Temptation That Is You - The Saddest Landscape
124 The Lost Child - Anathema The Lost Child - Anathema
125 In My Darkest Hour - Megadeth In My Darkest Hour - Megadeth

The type of overwhelming despair and fiery anger that combine to form this song--- it screams out that even though your ship is sinking, your taking everyone that's ever hurt you down with it.

How is this not higher dave pours his heart in this song and it is a song that many people feel in their daily lives since we live in such a selfish world

It may not "feel" sad, but knowing the background, it is pretty sad.

126 Fire and Rain - James Taylor Fire and Rain - James Taylor
127 Already Over - Red Already Over - Red

This song means so much to what has happened in my life. My favorite song by Red and my favorite song.

I actually don't find it sad, but it's still an amazing song. - LarkwingFlight

128 Burden - Opeth Burden - Opeth
129 Lost In Paradise - Evanescence Lost In Paradise - Evanescence

Very sad and perfect

130 Cry Out to Jesus - Third Day Cry Out to Jesus - Third Day
131 These Are the Days of Our Lives - Queen These Are the Days of Our Lives - Queen

Last video appearance of Mercury

132 One More Day - Digital Summer One More Day - Digital Summer
133 The Ministry of Lost Souls - Dream Theater The Ministry of Lost Souls - Dream Theater

Honestly this should be in the Top 10 at least! The absolutely depressing lyrics in combination with a much more calm and collected Dream Theater sound made this one of the saddest Songs I've ever heard! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

134 Wake Up - Three Days Grace Wake Up - Three Days Grace

The intro, beat, chorus. Everything is just incredible and touching

This song is so touching, resounding about a relationship having problems due to alcohol.

135 Her Last 5 Minutes - Sentenced Her Last 5 Minutes - Sentenced

Makes me cry every time

136 Missing - Evanescence Missing - Evanescence
137 Blue Train - Robert Plant and Jimmy Page Blue Train - Robert Plant and Jimmy Page

This song is so sad and beautiful, written about the pain and sorrow of the death of Robert's Son, Karac Pendragon plant at younger age of five on July 26, 1977.

138 Brother - Falling In Reverse Brother - Falling In Reverse

The saddest song I know makes me cry and I can never get myself to turn it off

Very sad song about Ronnie radke's brother death

This is by far one of the saddest songs

139 Shine On You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd Shine On You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd

This songs is guaranteed to make you cry when thinking about a person who has passed. This should be number 1

For a lost friend, love and companion... a truly sad one

140 Landslide - Fleetwood Mac Landslide - Fleetwood Mac

Why isn't this up there already? It's so sad

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