Top Ten Saddest Songs


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181 In This River - Black Label Society

Song for dime, saddest thing i've ever heard - purelegend1

this brings tears to my eyes, man.

Awesome song dedicated to dimebag darrol

182 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
183 Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead.

This is way better than "Creep" and its in a tie between "Steet Spirit" (Fade Out) just the reference:

"She Looks like the real thing
She taste like the real thing
My fake plastic... love
If I could be who you wanted
If I could be who you wanted
All the time...
All the time"

More sad than "Creep" that's for sure.

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184 Soledad - Westlife

This is pretty awesome and touching. How could you people skip this track!

This song makes me cry every time I hear it

185 Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel

Such a heartfelt song. Truly lovely!

But is it Sad?. It's inspirational and admirable that someone would express such caring in Such a beautiful way. - Billyv

Underrated as hell. So fracking sad

186 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest

This is the saddest song ever, it describes my feelings so well sometimes, even though Priest are known for their heavy sounding songs their ballads are also beautiful. - IronMaidenFan666

A suicide song. Of course it's very sad. - Metal_Treasure

187 Breathe Me - Sia

Probably one of the most underrated songs there is. This song is not only very inspirational but it's also very moving and very touching. It makes me think about my life and my choices. Please give this song a chance.

This is the saddest song ever! You can hear her voice breaking in some parts since she was going through a very hard time when she wrote this song, it is about her dealing with depression and addiction. I think it should be way higher!

so sad, the piano piece and her voice, it's all so good. LISTEN TO IT! - timone150

This song is literally one of the most painfully sad songs I've ever heard. It's amazing. It will make you feel things you'd forgotten you could.

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188 Stay Together for the Kids - Blink-182

I'm a kid with divorced parents. Divorce affects the child more than they realize. While the parents get to get remarried to someone they love, live in one place, and carry on with their life, the child is forced to call people they don't love mom and dad, live in two different houses with two different beds, and be forced to chose between parents in many cases. This breaks my heart, my childhood was shattered due to their mistake, that they could never fix. This song says it all to me. Makes me cry every time I hear it.

it's about one person in the band parents divorce

- Hylologic

Great song! Blink rocks!

189 Brother - Gerard Way
190 Reflection - Lea Salonga

This is a great song for people who try their hardest, but feel like they will never measure up.

191 Pieces - Sum 41
192 Final Masquerade - Linkin Park

Yeah Best song AFTER Until Its Gone

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193 Everlong - Foo Fighters
194 Hollow - Pantera

How come this song is not is not even present in the list, this song is one of the greatest songs by Pantera and is a sad song.

This song is about a friend who has been on drugs for long period of time and now he is suffering with the side effects of these drugs and now he is paralyzed and his friend is sad about the fact that now he can't even talk to him.

195 Institutionalized - Suicidal Tendencies

Lol this song is kick ass, not sad - Gruunge

196 Comatose - Skillet

Why is this not number one it made me cry the first 20 times I listened to it and none of these songs except hello by evanescence and never too late by three days grace are even that sad

197 Heavy On My Heart - Anastacia

My mom's work did this song once and my mom is now a assistant director

198 If Everyone Cared - Nickelback
199 Mountains - Messages to Bears
200 Raise Your Weapon - Deadmau5
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